• 806 DR [Year of the Warrior's Rest]
  • The realm of Stornanter is established in the North with Laeral Silverhand the Witch-Queen as its ruler and Port Llast as its capital. Realizing the importance and strategic location of ruined Illusk, Laeral sees to the rebuilding and resettling of this city. After personally exploring the Host Tower and encountering the lich survivors of the Grand Cabal, Laeral erects magical barriers around the structure to bar entry. »

  • 812 DR [Year of the Gem Dragons]
  • Illusk is largely rebuilt by this year and construction begins on its defensive walls. Trade from the mines of Mirabar soon brings great prosperity to both Illusk and Stornater. »

  • 841 DR [Year of the Hunted Elk]
  • Laeral the Witch-Queen of the North unknowingly comes into conflict with her sister Sylune. The goddess Mystra appears to both of them and offers them the mantle of Chosen. They both leave Faerun for a time to travel the planes, and the departure of Laeral sees the swift collapse of Stornanter, as greedy nobles attempt to seize power for themselves. »

  • 842 DR [Year of the Maverick]
  • Duke Daragos Wolfstar of Stornanter becomes Lord of Illusk. »

  • 1064 DR [Year of the Stranger]
  • The wizard Melaeth Ashstaff of Neverwinter slays a doppleganger posing as Grand Prince Galnorn, the age-old ruler of Illusk. Corigan Aveldon of the fallen realm of Stornanter becomes Lord of Illusk. »