Final Fantasy VII
- Cloud and AVALANCHE blow up a Mako reactor in Midgar.
- Cloud meets Tifa at the Sector Seven trainstation. Cloud
begins to form his own illusory world by Jenova's power.
- Cloud and Zack arrive in Midgar--Zack is killed by Shinra
and Cloud is left for dead.
- One week
- Zack and Cloud escape the Shinra Mansion in Nibelheim.
- Corel is burned by the Shinra. Barret and Dyne both loose
one hand. Barret's wife dies in the fire. Marlene adopted
- Marlene born. Shinra uses SOLDIER to put down resistance.
Tifa meets Zack (?) Nibelheim burned by Sephiroth after
he finds Jenova. Tifa's father murdered by Sephiroth.
Sephiroth dies, taking Jenova's head with him. Hojo
begins his experiments on the remaining Nibelheim
populace, includidng Zack and Cloud.
- Six years
- War between Shinra and Wutai ends. Space program ended
when Shin-Ra discovers how profitable Mako is. First Mako
reactor built in Nibelheim.
- Six years,
six months before
- YA-79, the first manned mission to the moon planned.
Shera checks the tanks during the launch; Cid Highwind
aborts the launch to save her. Tank #8 is later found to
have been faulty.
- Cloud leaves Nibelheim to find fame and impress Tifa.
Cloud is 14 at the time. Aeris and Zack begin dating (?)
- Ten years
- Zack leaves Gongaga to join SOLDIER.
- Tseng comes to take Aeris from Elmyra, but she refuses to
go, declaring she is not an Ancient.
- War between Shinra and Wutai begins. Apparently Ilfana
and Aeris escape Shinra and Hojo. Ilfana Gast dies,
leaving Aeris to be raised by Elmyra Gainsborough.
- Yuffie Kisaragi born to Godo Kisaragi in Wutai.
- Tifa Lockheart born in Nibelheim.
- Cloud Strife born in Nibelheim.
- Aeris Gast born to Professor and Ilfana Gast in Icicle
Inn. Sometime near here, Hojo kills Gast and takes the
young Aeris and Ilfana back to Midgar.
- Sephiroth born to Lucrecia and Hojo in Nibelheim. Vincent
tries to stop Hojo, but instead is shot and experimented
upon, then locked in a coffin in the basement of Shinra
Mansion, apparently halting his aging.
- Cid Highwind born.
- Barret Wallace born in Corel.
- Nanaki born to Seto in Cosmo Canyon.
- Vincent Valentine born, Wutai. He recognizes Yuffie
because he has seen her mother and she resembles her
hundred and thirty years before
- Bugenhagen born.
It is difficult to accertain when the Shin-Ra Space Program
began. It must have started while they were at war with Wutai.
Obviously the war was going well, or else they would not have
invested as much time into a space-exploration program and
certainly would not have planned a manned mission to the moon.
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