Darkness in New Orleans
1701 The first European Garou encounter the Uktena of the Bayouk Choupic (later known as the Bayou St. John).
1718 New Orleans formally established.
Uktena agree to accept European Garou into the Bayouk Choupic Sept.
1755 Black Spiral Dancers from Acadia (Cajuns) come to Louisiana Territory and settle in bayous near New Orleans.
Vampires offer to assist Lucius Jackson and Uktena against the Cajuns.
Treaty of Westwego between vampires and Garou is agreed to following the defeat of the Cajuns.
1803 The USA purchases Louisiana Territory from France.
1937 Mages under the Works Progress Administration force the Garou out of the Bayou St. John.
1985 Gerard becomes Sept Leader of Lake Ponchartrain .
1993 Caymar The Wyrm-Tainted challenges and kills Gerard .
Hunter avenges Gerard by slaying Caymar the Wyrm-Tainted.
Hunter claims position of Sept Leader of Lake Ponchartrain.
October 1996 A Garou assault is launched on the mages at the Bayou St. John; two Garou cliath are captured.
January 1997 Sonny and Mitchell Alder are cast out of Lake Ponchartrain for "associating with the Wyrm"
February 1997 Samuel Haight is seen in New Orleans.
Vampires kill one cliath and maim a second in a brutal surprise attack.
The two captured Garou from the 1996 assault on Bayou St. John return with help from vampires desiring to keep the Treaty of Westwego intact.
March 1997 Catches-Flies goes missing and is found by Sonny with help from a Kinfolk mage named Adelaide; Sonny is reinstated, but Mitchell died in battle.
Theurges throughout the Deep South have visions of an ichorous creature taking human form in a swamp.
The Arabi Pack goes hunting a dangerous bane in the Bayou Teche. Sonny and Hunter are sucked into another realm. Catches-Flies disappears. Kavony is gravely wounded.
April 1997 Rage Across The Bayou Chronicle begins.