This timeline is a comprehensive list of events, as best as they can be organised. All spoilers are unmarked, and it is assumed that readers are fully up to date.
Where events are contradictory, they are noted.
The Serapeum of Alexandria is torched by Those Who Sing the Night (MAG 53).
The entities that would one day become Breekon & Hope spread the Black Death wherever they travel (MAG 128).
Christopher is dragged through the streets of Norwich by a horse, presumably after finding the book that would later detail his demise (MAG 70).
Nathaniel Thorp, a soldier in the Revolutionary War, is at the Battle of Bunker Hill, and flees after being shot. He finds himself confronted by Death, and gambles his life on a game of Faro. After cheating to ensure his victory, Nathaniel finds himself cursed to wander the world, ending lives as the personification of Death for almost 200 years (MAG 29).
October - Abraham Janssen witnesses Wolfgang Von Kempelen attempting to perform the Unknowing in the Court Theatre Buda. The ritual is eventually stopped by a group of soldiers, likely avatars of the Slaughter (MAG 116).
2nd November - Abraham Janssen writes down his experiences in his journal (MAG 116).
Jeremy Bentham begins work on the Panopticon, a prison where the prisoners were visible at all times by the guards, on the site of what will become Millbank Prison (MAG 41).
Winter - Albrecht von Closen is haunted by a strange man after investigating the tomb of Johann von Württemberg in the Schwarzwald (MAG 23).
Rudolph Zeitler is found dead in his home after stealing jewelry from the von Closen household, possibly including a coin from Johann von Württemberg's tomb. Doctors rule his injuries as "beyond the capacity of human violence" (MAG 23).
Work is completed on Millbank Penitentiary (MAG 41).
9th April - Barnabas Bennett writes a letter to Jonah Magnus begging for help in returning from a world where he appears to be the only living human (MAG 92).
April - Doctor Jonathan Fanshawe visits Albrecht von Closen, before performing his autopsy upon his death (MAG 127).
Sampson Kempthorne takes on a protege, George Gilbert Scott, who frequently (and violently) redesigns his plans for various workhouses to be far more cramped and claustrophobic. He later is encountered by a cloaked and disconcerting figure, who disappears, leaving evidence of Gilbert Scott's presence. Upon finding Gilbert Scott's worksite, he finds that a labourer is convinced that his friend has been placed inside a wall by a "Governor", though none had yet been assigned to the site (MAG 50).
Robert Smirke constructs the complex beneath 100 Pall Mall (MAG 35).
Robert Smirke retires, and begins looking into "alternative" religions. In future his buildings will host an abnormally high number of paranormal incidents (MAG 35).
Late May - Benjamin Carlisle and his wife leave Savannah, heading along the Oregon Trail (MAG 58)
Late November - Benjamin Carlisle and his wife are lured into the Rocky mountains by Eustace Wick, who tries to kill and eat them. Both men are killed in the struggle, and Mrs. Carlisle is left alongside the corpse of her husband, which she begins to believe is telling her to eat him (MAG 58).
4th December - Mrs. Carlisle writes a letter in regards to cannibalism while attempting to travel the Oregon Trail. (N.B. While the description marks the statement as being written December 4th, the filing number indicates it was registered as being taken on the 5th of December) (MAG 58)
Lt. Charles Fleming is pursued across China by those killed in the Taiping Rebellion after escaping the destruction of the HMS Nemesis (MAG 105).
Algernon Moss outbids Maxwell Rayner at an auction, and is visited that night by a "Sandman". He blinds himself rather than see the creature any more (MAG 98). (N.B. it is assumed that Moss gives his statement to the Magnus Institute relatively soon after this event.)
Millbank Penitentiary is demolished (MAG 41).
The house at 105 Hilltop Road is bought by Walter Fielding (MAG 8)
A branch of the von Closen family moves to England (MAG 23).
May - Wilfred Owen encounters "the Piper" whilst left for dead on the fields of France during the First World War (MAG 7).
Elsa von Closen marries Michael Keay (MAG 23).
Mary Keay is born (MAG 23) (N.B. This is later contradicted by MAG 62).
April - Robert E. Geiger and Harry Eisenhard arrive at Stefan Brotchen's farm in Boise City, Oklahoma to write a story about the ongoing dust storms. As the storm hits, Brotchen appears to choke, and they flee by car, but in the darkness of the storm Eisenhard disappears and Brotchen chokes to death (MAG 99).
November - Sgt. Walter Heller, after being injured during Operation Crusader, is hospitalised in Alexandria in Egypt. While taking a walk during his recovery process, he locates a lost offshoot of the Serapeum of Alexandria. Inside, he finds himself pursued by a robed, cyclopean figure. He also feels watched by many pairs of eyes, a phenomenon repeated over half a century later when he gives his statement to the Magnus Institute in 1997 (MAG 53).
August - The 11th Army Hospital Train begins operating in the European theatre of World War 2 (MAG 76).
April - The 11th Army Hospital Train is derailed, killing 5 crew members and injuring 14. William Hay suggests that this might have been deliberately done to kill a violent medic (MAG 76).
Luca Moretti is part of an expedition into the Alps to hunt down deserters, described as rotten ("Sono andanti marcio") (MAG 95). N.B. This is assumed to take place soon after the Italian armistice was signed in 1947.
November - Yuri and Ivan Utkin visit the Circus of the Other with their father. Ivan goes missing and is made to walk a tightrope as main attraction. While searching for his brother, Yuri finds a collection of circus freaks that defy biological explanation (MAG 44).
A young Mary Keay (apparently nine years old) sneaks into the surgery of Dr. Margaret Tillerson in Whitechapel while her mother works at the Magnus Institute. She witnesses Dr. Tillerson murder a patient and use what would become a Leitner book to extort money from patients “bound” within the pages. Mary Keay uses her father’s straight-razor to kill the doctor in return, taking both the book and a smaller, unnamed book on dying animals for herself (MAG 62).
Autumn - Trevor Herbert and his brother Nigel are taken in by the "vampire" Sylvia McDonald. Nigel is drained of blood, but Trevor is able to kill the sated creature with a knife wound to the stomach, followed by setting it on fire. The house of Sylvia McDonald is also set alight, and burns to the ground (MAG 10).
Raymond Fielding runs a halfway house for orphans on Hill Top Road in Oxford on behalf of the local diocese. He takes on a girl called Agnes, who the rest of the neighbourhood dislike (MAG 8). Ronald Sinclair is compelled to return back to the basement of the house, where Fielding is waiting with a large web-patterned table and a sinister apple, but is able to escape (MAG 59).
Elias is apparently a filing clerk at The Magnus Institute (MAG 29).
April - Rosa Meyer is going through the belongings of Christopher Meyer. Whilst handling a hand mirror she glimpses a face behind her, leading to a feeling of being watched that doesn’t fade away (MAG 60).
4th June - Nathaniel Thorp gives his statement to the Magnus Institute, cutting off a finger to prove his supernatural nature, having been freed from his curse a few years prior (MAG 29).
James Wright becomes head of The Magnus Institute (MAG 49).
Trevor Herbert kills a violent criminal named Alard Dupont, incorrectly believing him to be a vampire (MAG 10). Herbert later described Dupont as a drug dealer and a mute, and that he was killed when Herbert panicked hearing his scream, which he did not expect (MAG 56).
1982 - Margaret Carnegie dies and leaves her dump to Gordon Goodman (MAG 84).
Alexander Wollett is murdered in his home in Ulster, presumably after finding the book that would later detail his demise (MAG 70).
January - Robin Patton stops leaving his bedroom (MAG 86).
February 12th - Robin Patton wraps himself in a blanket in his cupboard (MAG 86).
Late February - Benjamin Hatendi investigates the house of his friend Robin Patton and finds his corpse, inadvertently touching the dark fluid that pooled around it (MAG 86).
7th March - Benjamin Hatendi dies after repeated nighttime encounters with a mysterious darkness (MAG 86).
Jurgen Leitner asks for Harold Silvana and Rachel Turley to dig a hole beneath 100 Pall Mall. When asked to confirm that he has the owner of the building's permission, Leitner becomes aggressive, and they do not do the job (MAG 35).
Julia Montauk's mother flees the family house in Dartford in the dead of night, leaving behind a pendant apparently belonging to the Peoples' Church of the Divine Host. No missing person report is filed by her husband, despite him working in the police force (MAG 9).
Autumn - Carlos Vittery accidentally kills a spider, the resulting half-formed spiders giving him life-long arachnophobia (MAG 16).
One "Detective Rayner" contacts the Montauk family, asking Robert Montauk to do an unknown act he clearly does not want to do (MAG 9).
Rosa Meyer dies in HM Prison Holloway (MAG 60).
Terrence Simpson investigates a disturbance among a crofting community, where the locals have turned rabid (MAG 125).
Some time after the attack on Leitner's library, Jonathan Sims is given a children's book called "A Guest For Mr. Spider". A teenager who frequently bullies him is entranced by the book, and is ensnared by large spider legs emerging from a door he knocks on while under its spell (MAG 81).
Lester Chang confronts his father-in-law in his home, which appears to have been overrun by a creeping purple mould. Breekon and Hope remove the furniture from the infested house (MAG 93).
Ivo Lensik's father commits suicide after suffering from schizophrenia (MAG 8).
May - Joshua Gellespie meets John in Amsterdam, unwittingly agreeing to look after the wooden coffin (MAG 2).
Late October - Sebastian Adekoya is confronted in Chiswick Library by the mother of Jared Hopworth, as she returns The Boneturner's Tale. Late that night, Sebastian returns to the library to be confronted with a changed Jared, who takes The Boneturner's Tale and flees (MAG 17).
5th September - Sergeant Walter Heller gives his statement in regard to a discovery made near Alexandria during Operation Crusader (MAG 53).
February – Michael Crew buys Ex Altiora from Lion Street Books, though his cheque bounces. When Herbert Knox tries to find him to request payment, he uses Ex Altiora in a ritual to try and fend off the Lichtenburg figure that has been pursuing him. He throws himself from a church spire, and neither he nor Ex Altiora return to Lions Street Books (MAG 46).
March - An explosion in Alexandria destroys several buildings – Jonathan Sims later theorises that this is related to the Serapeum of Alexandria being located by Sgt Walter Heller and Gertrude Robinson six months earlier (MAG 53).
A number of the Magnus Institute's files are leaked to the press, causing widespread derision (MAG 68).
8th January - Vincent Yang is kept unintentionally imprisoned by Mikaele Salesa (and possibly Captain Nathaniel Lukas) after impounding cargo going through Portsmouth. Yang awakens from sleep inside a wooden crate barely large enough to move in. He stays there for days, before eventually being released by Salesa and Lukas on the 9th of January (MAG 66).
4th August - Desmond and Samantha Folger die in a car crash on the M1 near Sheffield (MAG 3).
First week of March - Harold Silvana, Rachel Turley, and Alfred Bartlet (with the help of Gerard Keay) discover a passageway while doing renovation work beneath the Reform Club in Pall Mall. Alfred dies, allegedly from a heart attack, and Gerard escapes with a book. All survivors, as well as the police that investigate, deny all knowledge of the incident (MAG 35).
Late March - Robert Montauk is visited in HMP Wakefield by Maxwell Raynor. The lights blow midway through the visit, and the guard Phillip Brown hears Raynor tell Montauk "You didn't think you could kill it for long, did you?" In the coming months, taps in the prison begin to run with stagnant water (MAG 52).
Early June - Robert Kelly takes part in a charity tandem jump in Doncaster, but when he leaves the plane there is no ground, only an endless, bright, blue sky stretching out before him. When he lands, his co-workers tell him he was falling for 15 minutes, but for Robert it felt like hours, or even days (MAG 21).
3rd June - Joseph Tuse hears an impact in one of his fields in Doncaster, and finds in them a parachute with no body. There is no skydiving above his property that day (MAG 21).
7th June - Robert Kelly is reported missing by his mother, after "the sky ate him" (MAG 21).
24th July - Isaac Marsters and Alice "Daisy" Tonner stop a Breekon & Hope delivery van that is driving dangerously slowly in the rain on the M6 near Preston. Upon being shown the interior of the van by "Tom", Breekon and Hope, Masters opens the coffin being transported, and disappears down the staircase inside. Tonner is injured and made to sign Section 31 (MAG 61).
1st November - Phillip Brown and Peter Gordo encounter an unnatural darkness inside the cell of Robert Montauk in HMP Wakefield including another growling figure in the darkness (MAG 52). Robert Montauk is found dead in HMP Wakefield. He was stabbed 47 times in the chest, and the light bulb in his cell was blown out (MAG 9)
Fiona Law, a research assistant at the Magnus Institute, passes away from complications following a liver transplant (MAG 29).
3rd June - Joseph Russo gives a statement in regards to a first edition copy of The Tale of a Field Hospital (detailing one Pvt. Amhurst, and suspected to have been compiled by Jurgen Leitner), which he gives to the Magnus Institute (MAG 68).
5th June - Joseph Russo is found dead in his apartment, due to infection of a papercut to his finger (MAG 68).
July - Paul McKenzie is visited at night by a presence that attempts to gain access to his bedroom every night for over a month (MAG 27).
1st August - Phillip Doer falls beneath a train at Birmingham New Street Station, after finding the book that would later detail his demise (MAG 70). N.B. this is also placed as occurring in February in the same statement.
August - Masato Murray is left a book by Phillip Doer. The book contains a series of stories of gruesome deaths, ending in his own, changing every time it is read (MAG 70).
October - Paul McKenzie dies of a stroke (MAG 27).
4th November - Enrique MacMillan gives a statement of his account of finding a presumed Leitner book. Afterwards, he attempts to claw under the floorboards of the Head Archivist's office at the Institute (MAG 88).
Winter – John Haan lets the staff of his takeaway go, and replaces them with his nephew Tom Haan (MAG 72).
9th April - Phillip Brown gives his statement regarding his time working at HMP Wakefield (MAG 52)
May - John Haan’s takeaway in Walthamstow is closed down after he is arrested for murdering his wife, Lanying, after disposing of her body in the meat he sold (MAG 72).
5th July - Toby Carlisle begins a bimonthly series of hours-long hammering that causes his downstairs neighbour Christof Rudenko some distress (MAG 18).
August - Nikolai Denikin dies. In the aftermath, his granddaughter, Leanne, finds a bright red calliope organ in his attic, along with a collection of wooden dolls. She plays it to her boyfriend, Josh, who is found mangled, with his jaw removed, after they split up. The calliope organ is removed, and later finds its way to the Magnus Institute's artifact storage (MAG 24).
January - Christof Rudenko delivers a package to his upstairs neighbour, Toby Carlisle, learning his name (MAG 18).
January - Grant Walker loses his job at Deloitte and moves in with his brother Stephen (MAG 75).
October - Stephen and Grant Walker are locked out of their house. Stephen breaks his arm, and Grant is forced to confront his fear of ladders. During this, they encounter Michael Crew, who watches them for a while (MAG 75).
November - Jessica McEwen is taken by some apparition in Old Fishmarket Close (MAG 1).
Antonia Haley takes part in a salvage dive of the Maria Fairchild in the Graveyard of the Atlantic, near Sable Island, Nova Scotia, accompanied by Simon Fairchild. In the wreck, Hayley discovers a portal in the hull to a region of high-pressure water with a colossal hand on the other side (MAG 51).
Father Edwin Burroughs unsuccessfully attempts to exorcise Bethany O'Connor. She dies in the process, and Burroughs is "marked" by the entity that possessed her (MAG 19).
Deborah Mandaki begins attending a sculpting class alongside "Gabriel" (MAG 126).
17th April - Sebastian Adekoya is found dead, allegedly from a hit-and-run, with a number of his bones twisted (MAG 17).
October - Agnes Montague talks to a short, muscular Asian woman with a tattoo of a burning man on her back. The woman asks for Agnes to do a job, then hands her a "collection" in an envelope when she refuses (MAG 67).
23rd November - Ivo Lensik uproots a tree at a house on Hill Top Road (MAG 8). Simultaneously, Father Edwin Burroughs finds himself saved from an intense heat at the same house by the the demonic entity within him (MAG 19).
23rd November - Agnes Montague meets with other members of the Cult of the Lightless Flame, including possibly Diego Malina and Arthur Nolan. She kisses her date, Jack Barnabus, giving him severe burns in the process (MAG 67). Later that night, she is found dead in her Sheffield flat with a severed human hand attached to her wrist, whose owner must have died at the same time as her (MAG 8).
December - Daniel Rawlings was taken by some apparition in Old Fishmarket Close (MAG 1).
"The Key of Solomon owned by MacGregor Mathers and Jurgen Leitner" is purchased on eBay by user grbookworm1818 (MAG 4). Later investigation by Jonathan Sims reveals this to be Gertrude Robinson (MAG 66).
Early - The Daedalus satellite is launched by Stratosphere Group, a consortium of scientific and aerospace groups including Pinnacle Aerospace (majority owned by the Fairchild family), Nathaniel Lukas (of the Lukas family) and Optics Solutions Ltd. (based in Ny-Ålesund) (MAG 57).
Late - Carter Chilcott goes to the Daedalus alongside Jan Kilbride and Manuela Dominguez in the employ of Conrad Lukas. He eventually escapes his isolation experiment (and various paranormal phenomena) after his exit code fails by refusing to eat or drink until the experiment ends (MAG 57). Jan Kilbride becomes traumatised by experiencing a vast entity amongst the stars (MAG 106).
Summer - Gregory Pryor, a private investigator, follows Hector Lerado on the orders of Lerado’s wife, Nicola. He discovers that Lerado is involved in drug smuggling with the Ukrainian mafia, and upon Lerado’s loss of a shipment, tails him to a butcher’s in Stockwell. There, Lerado is butchered and disposed of down a tooth-lined chute in the floor by a “man” called Jared, while Pryor hides in a locker. When Pryor attempts to escape, Jared removes the bones from his left arm. When police investigate the site, they find the body of Harry Gough, the owner of the property buried beneath the floor (MAG 49).
2nd September - Gertrude Robinson, helped by her assistant Michael Shelley, begin to identify North America as the focal point for what she calls the Buried. She also wishes to confirm the status of Jan Kilbride once he returns from the Daedalus satellite (MAG 99). N.B. At some time between this and June 2015, Gertrude leads Shelley to an island that does not exist called Sannikov Land in order to disrupt a great ritual of the Spiral. The ritual fails, but an aspect of the Distortion is bound to Shelley, forming 'Michael'. (MAG 101)
22nd October - Christof Rudenko confronts his upstairs neighbour Toby Carlisle over smells emerging from his flat. A hazmat team is called out when it is revealed that the flat is full of decaying meat (MAG 18).
Jackson Elis moves to Bucoda, Washington. There, he is disconcerted by the presence of a strange pit that the other residents seem to ignore. He also notices an older woman and a young man hanging around the pit. He moves away after witnessing a woman being killed by the pit, as well as an earthquake ruining the town (MAG 97).
The Haans attempt to perform the Last Feast, but is stopped by Gertrude Robinson using explosives (MAG 130).
Feb - Jan Kilbride visits the Magnus Institute to make a statement (MAG 106).
May - Ashley Dobson is taken by some apparition in Old Fishmarket Close (MAG 1).
June - Megan Shaw is taken by some apparition in Old Fishmarket Close (MAG 1).
3rd July – Mary Keay visits the Magnus Institute to make a statement, clarifying that her Leitner book is from “the End” and that soon she will uncover the last of its secrets. She gifts Gertrude Robinson a piece of human skin binding an unknown person in English (MAG 62). Later that year, she attempts to bind herself to the book, begging her son Gerard to help her. He refuses, and her skin is found hung up and written on in Sanskrit after her death. Gerard is later charged with her murder (MAG 4, MAG 111)
8th August - Alan Parfitt finds the person that left the strange rubbish bags outside 93 Lancaster Road, Leytonstone. He is never seen again (MAG 5).
Lee Kipple attends a performance by the band Grifter's Bone, causing him to black out, and wakes up wandering Kilburn covered in wounds from a boxcutter. Afterwards, he takes to wearing earplugs and growing his hair to hide the fact that his ears are constantly bleeding (MAG 42).
Father Edwin Burroghs is found eating the flesh of two murdered students, Christopher Billham and James Mann, in the house of Bethany O'Connor on Bullingdon Road. According to his later testimony, only a day or so had passed since his visit to Hill Top Road in 2006. He later pleads guilty to murder and serves two life sentences at HM Prison Wakefield (MAG 20).
January - Trevor Herbert notices a 40 year old woman repeatedly taking the place of several others at homeless shelters. He confronts her, and she attempts to mentally compel him to leave. He is able to fight off the compulsion, which he credits to his experience with vampires. After a struggle, Herbert cuts her, and she splits apart into spiders (MAG 56).
August - Jason North finds a ritual site near Loch Glass in the Highlands of Scotland. This ritual site contains many burn marks, as well as photographs of Gertrude Robinson. He finds himself cursed, and everything he loves and owns begins to set alight, from his car, to his house, to his wife (MAG 37). N.B. This event is difficult to date, though the speed at which the curse takes effect suggests no more than a few weeks pass between it and Jason North's statement (06/08/2009) and his death (10/08/2009).
10th August - Jason North sets himself alight with petrol, being admitted to Raigmore Hospital, where he dies three days later (MAG 37).
September – Andrea Nunis is warned by Gerard Keay to keep her mother’s face in mind while travelling the streets of Genoa, as she is “marked”. She gets lost and finds herself trapped in a “crowd with no people”, and eventually emerges thanks to Keay’s advice (MAG 48).
27th September – “Craig Goodall” breaks into John Haan’s abandoned takeaway “Waltham Express Grill”, and is captured by a Chinese man (presumably one of the Haans) and loses three fingers before being rescued by Leroy Yates, a friend who he had told where he was going. He finds that once he is rescued, his fingers have returned, though the ring on them has not. The takeaway burns down in the pair’s struggle to escape (MAG 72).
5th October - Deborah Mandaki has her final, maddening lesson with "Gabriel", who soon departs to the non-existent Sannikovland (MAG 126).
January - Howard Ewing is held by a member of the British Transport Police after seeing a fiery appirition of a train while cleaning Moorgate station alongside Kelly Dwyer and Vihan Prassad. A week later, his father dies and is cremated (MAG 107).
March - Nathan Watts is tempted by some apparition (MAG 1).
March - John Fellows is taken by some apparition in Old Fishmarket Close (MAG 1).
30th May - After a lab accident, Dr. Neil Thompson is drained of blood by a swarm of mosquitoes at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (MAG 45).
10th July - Trevor Herbert gives a statement of his career as a vampire hunter to the Magnus Institute, before allegedly passing away from cancer (MAG 10, MAG 56). In fact, he survives, drawing strength from the killing of monsters (MAG 109).
Julia Montauk takes a job as a security guard at an office block in Manchester occupied by DKN Systems, a front for the People's Church of the Divine Host. She meets Trevor Herbert as he investigates the company as they perform a ritual involving darkness, and they begin to hunt together (MAG 109).
October - Sean Kelly disappears from the port of Felixstowe (MAG 33).
11th November - Darren Harlow, a cleaner at the University of Surrey witnesses a psychology experiment conducted by Dr Elizabeth Bates go wrong over the winter of 2010, where a phobia of spiders is to be transmitted to a woman, Annabelle Cane. The arachnophobia “projectors” are entranced by Annabelle, and Harlow finds himself being forced to throttle himself. In a struggle involving Annabelle and Mark Lloyd, one of the researchers, her head is caved in, revealing a mess of blood, bone, and cobweb. Over the following years, the “projectors” go missing (MAG 69).
Late November - Lawrence Mortimer travels to America to meet an "internet friend", Arden Neily, to go hunting in the Appalachian Trail in Virginia. Over the next few days, they are hunted by an individual with the manner of an apex predator. Arden is killed by the predator, whereas Lawrence is able to flee (MAG 31).
Late November - Carlita Sloane is forced to take a job on the Tundra in order to leave Porto do Itaqui. While on the ship, she discovers that the cargo container is empty, and is huddled into a lifeboat late one night. The only member of the crew that is not woken, Sean Kelly, is never seen again (MAG 33).
1st December - Arden Neily's body is found (MAG 31).
Jordan Kennedy, a pest controller, is called out to a house that has an ant infestation. After clearing the bottom floor and identifying a yellowed fridge as the source of the issue, Kennedy is confronted by John Amhurst, who threatens him before lifting him bodily. Kennedy uses a lighter to set Amhurst on fire, and leaves quickly after, after smelling a distinct and unpleasant smell (MAG 55).
Early 2011 - Lee Rentoul puts a curse on Paul Noriega after unwillingly spending 5 years in prison for him with the help of a old woman named Angela from Bexley. After Rentoul kills Noriega (at a meeting with Mikaele Salesa), the curse passes to him, causing him to progressively lose parts of his body (MAG 14).
9th February - Thomas Neill gives his statement regarding his experience working in malarial research during the Spring of 2010 (MAG 45)
April - Sean Kelly's body washes up on the coast of Morocco, with the coroner placing it as having spent no more than 5 days in the water (MAG 33).
29th May - Lee Rentoul approaches the Magnus Institute for help. He later disappears (MAG 14).
19th July - Bertrand Miller dies in Ivy Meadows Care Home (MAG 36).
Late July - Ivy Meadows Care Home closes down. Most of the workforce is undocumented, and many of the surviving occupants go missing (MAG 36).
August - Nicole and Josh Baxter, morticians at Baxter and Gordon Funeral Directors, are called out to recover the corpse of Bertrand Miller from John Amhurst, the "new Director" of Ivy Meadows Care Home. The corpse is found covered in strange, weeping, yellow rashes (MAG 36).
August - Diego Molena is arrested at the scene of an arson near Clapham by PC Basira Hussain and PC John Spencer. When cuffing Molena, Hussein is burned by the metal of the cuffs. Spencer is later found scalded to death in a bathtub, after trying to burn the (suspected Leitner) book Molena had on him at the time of the arson. This is the first occasion PC Hussein has to sign Section 31 (MAG 43).
4th September - Nicole Baxter returns to Ivy Meadows Care Home and finds the entire population of the care home infected. Two unknown individuals (an old Mancunian man, and a young woman with a scar on her face) confront her, convince her to flee, and set the building alight (MAG 36).
23rd December - Gerard Keay and another unknown man (presumed to be Diego Molena, see MAG 43) are brought into St Thomas Hospital in London for severe burns sustained near St. Mary's Church. Lesere Saraki witnesses Gerard "kill" the other man, before apparently returning to his hospital bed (MAG 12).
Dexter Banks creates a remake of a film he half-remembered called クモが食べている (kumo ga tabete iru, trans. Spiders Are Eating/The Spider is Eating). At the first shooting of the titular monster, Banks and up to 100 other extras mysteriously disappear, with the D.o.P. Alexia Crawley claiming to see them being taken by a giant spider. Every February for the following five years, a corpse of one of the extras, drained of fluid, washes up on Redondo Beach (MAG 110).
Julian Jennings and his mother meet Simon Fairchild at the Unterberg in Austria, and are trapped on a cable car (MAG 124).
May - Andre Ramao, having bought a Chinese urn from Mikaele Salesa, begins inexplicably losing items, with no record of them ever having existed. He becomes progressively more obsessed with the urn, until he falls asleep in front of it, when all the items are returned. After fleeing pale, filthy hands pushing themselves out of the urn, Andre's husband disappears (MAG 38).
19th November - Nicole Baxter gives her statement in regard of a series of visits that culminated in the fire that consumed Ivy Meadows Care Home in Woodley, Greater Manchester (MAG 36)
Alexander Scaplehorn, a tax specialist working for the Inland Revenue, is drawn to the basement of The Trophy Room, a taxidermy shop in Barnet, while examining the business' books. He finds a face within the darkness of the basement, and when he tries to flee, is blocked by Daniel Rawlings, along with Breekon and Hope (MAG 54).
Tim Stoker's brother Danny Stoker takes up urban exploration with Abigail Ellison. He eventually breaks in to Covent Garden Theatre in the basement beneath the Royal Opera House. Tim follows him as he returns, only to find a marble copy of the Theatre Royal, an appirition of Joseph Grimaldi and a strange dancer wearing his brother's skin (MAG 104).
Kulbir Shakya investigates a law firm offering to consolidate his debts, and is plagued by a supernatural downpour and isolation until he attempts to drown himself (MAG 129).
3rd July - Lee Davenport goes to his gym in Aberdeen, run by Jared Hopworth, only to be confronted by a mutilated creature with many arms using the equipment. He flees, and warns Marie Balandin of strange events (MAG 90).
12th July - David Laylow and Thomas Haan leave their posts at a meat processing plant in Dalston. Later, David Laylow claims to have been trapped in a strange dream-like version of the slaughterhouse. Thomas Haan disappears altogether (MAG 30).
23rd April - A police report is filed naming Marie Balandin as a person of interest in a series of animal mutilations (MAG 90).
Late September - Jennifer Ling confronts Lee Kipple about his reaction to mention of the band Grifter's Bone and discovers what happened to him (MAG 42).
16th Oct 2013 - Chloe Ashburt and Lana Billings close up Fanton's department store in Hammersmith. The mannequin that Ashburt had a strange feeling about kills and skins Billings, before the police arrive and find Ashburt traumatised but unharmed (MAG 83).
Late October - Jennifer Ling follows the suggestion of an online comment and wanders around Soho looking for a performance by Grifter's Bone. Upon finding it, she sets her phone to record it and leaves. Upon her return, all 11 members of the audience are dead, with many of them matching descriptions to those killed in violent circumstances in London the preceding month. She is unable to play the recording. N.B. Jennifer Ling's statement implies that this occurs in October, but states it happened in November (MAG 42).
Mid November - Jennifer Ling assaults her neighbour Agatha Norrel with a claw hammer, before turning it upon herself. Neither of the women survive. It is suspected that she manages to decode the recording she previously made of Grifter's Bone before the attack (MAG 42).
23rd February - Jane Prentiss makes a statement to the Magnus Institute. Following this, she is found in her attic, having buried her arm in what looks to be a wasp's nest found in her flat on Prospero Road, in Archway. She is taken to hospital, and begins showing signs of "infestation". She murders six hospital staff as she escapes, and one nurse breaks his neck while trying to flee (MAG 32). Jordan Kennedy is called in, and tries (and fails) destroy the nest on behalf of the landlord, Arthur Nolan. Nolan is forced to set himself alight using a match and a strange flame-shaped scar pattern on his stomach to deal with the issue. Once the nest catches, Kennedy again detects the unpleasant smell he last encountered when confronting John Amhurst (MAG 55).
March - Dylan Anderson acquires a "monster pig" on his farm near the Marlborough Forest in New Zealand, who begins to eat the other pigs in his pen, before moving on to Angus Dale, a worker from the Carly Brothers Circus (MAG 103).
26th March - Erin Gallagher-Nelson and Luke Nelson explore the ruins of St. James' Church beneath St. Paul's. They are followed by shadow-creatures until their lights are extinguished, and Luke beheaded (MAG 63).
14-15th June - Laura Popham and her sister, Alena Sanderson, get lost caving in Lost Johns' Cave in Lancashire. Laura is eventually found, but Alena is nowhere to be seen (MAG 15).
18th July - PC Alice Tonner and PC Basira Hussain are called to the scene of a suicide attempt in Kensington. The victim, despite multiple gunshot wounds to the head, survives long enough to be taken to hospital (MAG 43).
Summer - Lorell St John begins to perceive other people around her as philosophical "zombies" (MAG 122).
September - Sebastian Skinner is called in to sort out drainage problems at a workplace in a remote area of the Gwydir Forest, and greeted by Megan (presumably Megan Shaw, MAG 1). Upon a second visit, Megan is accompanied by Jude Perry and Skinner realises the horrors being done at the workplace in the name of "I-do-not-know-you". He is burned by Perry as he tries to escape, and disappears shortly afterwards (MAG 87).
20th November - Timothy Hodge meets and has sex with Harriet Lee, before she explodes into worms (MAG 6).
Late 2014 - Gerard Keay passes away from a brain tumour (MAG 12). This takes place in UPMC Presbyterian Emergency Department, Pittsburgh, while travelling with Gertrude Robinson (MAG 107). (N.B. MAG 12, which may take place in either late 2015 or early 2016 (as the next episode is recorded in early January 2016) states that this took place "late last year". However, the fact that Gerard died before Gertrude indicates that this must be referring to 2014.)
Late 2014 - Gertrude Robinson is arrested after breaking into a morgue, and standing over the mutilated body of Gerard Keay (MAG 107).
Donna Gwynne is part of an archaeological team lead by “Stavo” that works on a dig in the eastern Egyptian desert. Inside a 4th Dynasty tomb, the team finds a moving mummified corpse that appears to have been conscious for 4500 years. Gwynne speculates that the ancient Egyptians, who considered death the most important event of a person’s life, would not have been kind to a person who could not die (MAG 64). N.B. the statement is undated, but it occurs during the three years prior to her statement made on the 20th May 2015.
Early 2015 - Carlos Vittery begins to be haunted by the spider he killed in 1991. Eventually, some time after the 9th of April, he is found dead, with "foreign organic matter" in his throat, encased in web (MAG 16).
January - Melanie King witnesses Sarah Baldwin conversing with a strange figure while filming for Ghost Hunt UK, a paranormal YouTube channel, at the Cambridge Military Hospital in Aldershot (MAG 28).
March - Mark Bilham goes to Hither Green Dissenter's Chapel in search of Natalie Enis after a confrontation between her and Katherine Harper (his girlfriend, her past housemate) (MAG 25).
11th March - Natalie Enis is reported missing (MAG 25).
15th March - Elias Bouchard finds Gertrude Robinson’s desk deserted but covered in blood matched to Gertrude’s. There is more present than a human could lose and survive, so she is reported missing (MAG 40).
March - Jonathan Sims is promoted to Head Archivist of The Magnus Institute.
30th March - Naomi Herne attends the funeral of Evan Lukas, before crashing her car while returning home. She wanders across a haunting dreamscape of graveyards and crypts, before being assisted by the voice of Evan on the wind, and being hit by a passing car in the early hours of the morning (MAG 13).
1 August - Angie Santos gives her statement regarding Greg Cox and the Chelicerae web forum. (MAG 123)
Helen Richardson, an estate agent in Wimbledon, finds a door while showing a house to 'Michael' that shouldn't exist. After passing through it, she finds herself trapped in a labyrinthine dimension of corridors, mirrors and paintings, along with a thin creature with sharp hands. She escapes and finds three days have passed. (MAG 47)
There is a suspected sighting of Angus Dale, a missing person since the appearance of the "monster pig" on Dylan Anderson's farm (MAG 103).
13 January - Naomi Hearne gives her statement regarding the death of her fiance Evan Lukas. When Jonathan Sims suggests she seek psychiatrist care, she becomes angry and storms out of the Institute. (MAG 13)
29th February - Martin Blackwood goes to Carlos Vittery's former building in Archway to follow up his statement. He returns to the building later that evening and enters through an open basement window. In the basement, he discovers Jane Prentiss, who attacks him. He flees back to his flat in Stockwell, where Prentiss traps him for approximately 13 days.
31st March/1st April - Sasha James sees a distorted figure through the glass of a window. She later meets the man, who claims to be named Michael, and who offers to help save Jonathan's life. Michael leads her to a pub containing what was once Timothy Hodge, and saves her from the worms infesting Hodge's body (MAG 26).
March-April - Melanie King breaks in to the C.F. Booth Scrap Metal and Recycling Yard. She locates the carriage of the 11th Army Hospital Train, soaked in blood, and is attacked by a figure wielding a scalpel (MAG 76).
Summer - A hypnotic table with a piece missing, previously seen by Ronald Sinclair in the house of Raymond Fielding on Hill Top Road and Amy Patel in the living room of Graham Folger, is delivered to the Magnus Institute by two deliverymen, Breekon and Hope (MAG 36).
12th July - Dr. Lionel Elliott gives a statement in regard to a series of events that took place during his class introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology, at Kings College, London (MAG 34).
29th July - Jonathan Sims, while recording a statement, puts a hole in the drywall of the Magnus Institue's archives. In pour the worms that had been laying siege to the archive since March (MAG 39). Elias Bouchard is able to activate the CO2 fire suppression system, killing the worms and Jane Prentiss. While fleeing, Sasha James escapes into the institute's artifact storage, where she is replaced by Not-Sasha. Two cassettes holding case recordings go missing - notably, they are the two cassettes that previously held a recording of Sasha. In the aftermath, Martin Blackwood finds the corpse of Gertrude Robinson in the catacombs beneath the Institute, dead of gunshot wounds to the chest (MAG 40).
August - Jonathan Sims adventures into the catacombs beneath the archives, locating a strange, closed "doorway" that had been constructed by the worms a month earlier. He is told to leave by a voice from the darkness, and quickly does so. He also begins to record secondary statements for his successor, detailing his investigation into Gertrude Robinson's death (MAG 41).
2nd September - Jonathan Sims records his statement in regard to his exploration of the tunnels recently discovered below the archive (MAG 41)
2nd October - Helen Richardson goes to the Magnus Institute to make a statement about her encounter with Michael and his twisting corridor. Afterwards, she leaves through a door that does not exist and is claimed by Michael, who appears to Jonathan Sims and stabs him, to no lasting damage (MAG 47).
October - Tessa Winters opens an .exe file titled “Ushankas Despair”, expecting a chatbot. Instead, a 17 hour video of a Russian man eating his computer pursues her, appearing on any screen she watches until she watches it in its entirety (MAG 65).
1st December - Detective Alice "Daisy" Tonner delivers a tape to Jonathan Sims, confronting him about her and Basira Hussain's suspicions regarding the murder of Gertrude Robinson. She also gives a statement that confirms that vampires exist, and are taken care of by the police when they are brought in (MAG 61).
17th December – Nicholas Legman enters the London Underground at Moorgate following an argument with his son, and never emerges (MAG 71).
7th January – Tessa Winters gives a statement in regards to a strange computer program she downloaded from the deep web three months ago. Jonathan Sims asks her to unlock a laptop of Gertrude Robinson’s found hidden in the Archive. She manages to do so, but a row erupts between Sims and Tim Stoker over his obsessive behaviour (MAG 65).
6th of January - Karolina Górka is trapped on the Tube on the way home from King’s Cross, finding much of the train caved in. She finds a man, Nicholas Legman, trapped in the wreckage (MAG 71).
11th February – P.C. Basira Hussein takes part in a raid on the People’s Church of the Divine Host, led by Maxwell Raynor and including Natalie Ennis, who are suspected of kidnapping a young boy called Callum Brodie. Several officers are killed in the unnatural darkness surrounding the cult, but the boy is recovered She then gives a statement to the Magnus Institute that same day, before leaving to retire from the force (MAG 73).
13th February – Melanie King gives her second statement to the Magnus Institute in regards to her further research into war ghosts. She reveals that after completing her statement, she will board a flight to India to follow up further leads. While there, she is shown to be able to remember the real face of Sasha James, and proceeds to have a loud argument with Jonathan Sims over the true appearance of Sasha. She leaves under the impression that Sims has been trying to gaslight her or play a trick. This is the first indication of the identity of Not-Sasha that Jonathan Sims receives (MAG 76).
16th February - Jonathan Sims takes an axe to the web table in the Institute's Artifact Storage, setting free the "NotThem" that had been bound to it by Adelard Decker. The creature, which had been posing as Sasha James, comes after him (MAG 78). Sims escapes with the help of 'Michael', but is pursued into the tunnels beneath the Archive. Martin and Tim also follow him, but are tricked into Michael's labyrinthine dimension (MAG 79). Sims is eventually saved by Jurgen Leitner, who has been hiding in the tunnels beneath the archive. After giving his statement, Leitner is murdered by Elias Bouchard, though Sims is thought to be responsible. An unknown length of time later, Martin and Tim escape Michael's dimension (MAG 80).
17th February - Jonathan Sims stays with Georgie Barker while considering his next moves (MAG 81). Alice "Daisy" Tonner begins her investigation into Sims, despite warnings from Elias Bouchard (MAG 82).
Melanie King takes a job as an Archival Assistant at the Magnus Institute (MAG 84). Over the course of his investigation, Jonathan Sims reaches out to Melanie King in her new role, and begins to piece together several clues linked to the Stranger sent to him on various tapes (MAG 83 and MAG 85). At some point, a circus passes by (MAG 87). (N.B. These events are undated.)
24th April - Jonathan Sims locates Jude Perry and takes her statement. Sims trades a handshake for the location of Michael Crew (MAG 89).
28th April - Jonathan Sims confronts Michael Crew and forces him to give a statement. Alice "Daisy" Tonner finally tracks Sims down, and knocks out and kills Crew. She is only prevented from doing the same to Sims by the arrival of Basira Hussein, who convinces her to use Sims to get Elias Bouchard to confess to the murder of Gertrude Robinson (MAG 91). Sims, Hussein and Tonner confront Bouchard, a standoff which ends with Hussein under the employ of the Magnus Institute (MAG 92).
April 29th - Georgie Barker confronts Jonathan Sims regarding his increasingly strange behaviour (MAG 93). She gives her statement regarding a protest during her first year of university led by an autopsy cadaver. These events led to her losing the ability to feel fear (MAG 94).
Jonathan Sims investigates the Newcastle branch of Breekon and Hope, finding the corpse of Alfred Breekon covered in bitemarks (MAG 96).
Alice "Daisy" Tonner and Johnathan Sims 'arrest' Sarah Baldwin at The Trophey Room in Barnet. She reveals that a crucial piece of taxidermy was stolen by Gertrude Robinson, before escaping (MAG 96).
Nikola Orsinov visits Johnathan Sims and demands he find the ancient piece of taxidermy stolen by Gertrude Robinson (MAG 97).
'Michael' gives a statement to Jonathan Sims while the latter is a captive of the Circus of the Other. 'Michael' intends to kill Sims once the statement is given, but is instead replaced by 'Helen', who uses a fractal doorway to rescue him (MAG 101). N.B. The duration of his kidnapping is roughly one month (MAG 102).
Jonathan Sims returns to the Magnus Institute. He prevents Melanie King from killing Elias Bouchard with a knife, and shows an increased ability for intuition following prompting from Bouchard (MAG 102).
Jonathan Sims asks Alice "Daisy" Tonner to look after his assistants when he leaves the country following leads. He also discusses what moves Section 31 officers would make against him if he was a threat (MAG 104).
Elias Bouchard exerts his powers on Melanie King to grant her the knowledge of how her father died in Ivy Meadows Care Home. He threatens to make her "see" it if she doesn't do as she is instructed (MAG 106).
Jonathan Sims travels across America following the trail of Gertrude Robinson and Gerard Keay, gradually becoming sicker as he goes longer without taking a statement.
29th June - Jonathan Sims is kidnapped by Julia Montauk and Trevor Herbert, and threatened by a police officer called Max Mustermann (MAG 107). They take custody of Mustermann, and interrogate him for information (MAG 109).
30th June - Jonathan Sims interrogates the remains of Gerard Keay bound in a book, and gets information on Gertrude's plans to stop the Unknowing (MAG 111).
2nd August - Jonathan Sims, Basira Hussain, Melanie King, Martin Blackwood, and Tim Stoker, record their statements ahead of the mission to the House of Wax to disrupt the ritual of the Unknowing (MAG 117).
6th August - Jonathan Sims, Basira Hussain, Alice "Daisy" Tonner, and Tim Stoker infiltrate the House of Wax in Great Yarmouth and plant a large amount of plastic explosives, and Nikola Orsinov completes the ritual of The Unknowing (MAG 118)
7th August - As reality rewrites itself, Alice "Daisy" Tonner is pulled into a coffin while fighting with Breekon & Hope. Jonathan Sims, unsure of what is real, is tormented by Nikola Orsinov disguised as both Gertrude Robinson and Jurgen Leitner, before he compels Tim Stoker to be aware of the detonator that he is holding. Stoker detonates the explosives. Basira Hussain manages to escape, but Sims falls into an unliving coma (MAG 119).
9th August - Elias Bouchard visits the comatose body of Jonathan Sims, who dreams of those whose statement he has taken. He is arrested for the murder of Gertrude Robinson, and Peter Lukas takes over day-to-day management of the Institute (MAG 120).
December - The Flesh launches an attack on the Magnus Institute and its staff (MAG 123).
15th February - Oliver Banks visits Jonathan Sims' body in hospital, telling him to "make a choice". He is told to leave by Georgie Barker. Jonathan Sims begins to breathe again (MAG 121). Jonathan Sims wakes up while Georgie Barker and Basira Hussain are talking. Basira catches him up on what's happened since the Unknowing (MAG 122).
February - Jonathan Sims confronts Martin Blackwood (MAG 124). Jonathan Sims and Basira Hussein remove a bullet from Melanie King (MAG 125). Martin Blackwood and Peter Lukas discuss their plans going forward (MAG 126). Basira Hussein and Elias Bouchard discuss the defense of the Archives (MAG 127). The entity known as "Breekon" delivers the coffin containing Alice "Daisy" Tonner (MAG 128). Jonathan Sims finds a tape recorded by Gertrude covered in cobwebs, and decides to rescue her (MAG 130). To do this, "Helen" gives him access to Jared Hopworth, who is trapped in the Distortion's corridors after a failed attack on the Magnus Archives, who removes a rib to use as an "anchor" (MAG 131). He journeys into the Coffin and recovers Tonner (MAG 132)