BattleTech Community Ads:
- November 12th: Lyran-employed Kirkpatrick's Invaders destroy Avanti's Angels during assault on Promised Land.
- Marik falls to a joint force of Spirit Cats, Clan Sea Fox, and the Oriente Protectorate.
- Camacho's Caballeros captures Simpson Desert for the Lyran Commonwealth after a fierce defense of the world by the Second Tamarind Regulars.
- Lyran forces conquer Tamarind.
- The mercenary unit Los Chupacabras takes heavy losses in an abortive Senate Alliance raid on Nanking.
- May: Silver Hawk Irregulars are reformed by Captain-General Anson Marik of the Marik-Stewart Commonwealth.
- July: The Lyran Broken Swords battalion is formed.
- August: The Lyran Commonwealth launches an invasion of the former Free Worlds League, including the Marik-Stewart Commonwealth, the Duchy of Tamarind-Abbey, and other independent worlds.
- Clan Wolf attacks the Republic of the Sphere.
- Clan Wolf moves to the Lyran Commonwealth's border with the former Free Worlds League.
- The Oriente Protectorate and the Marik-Stewart Commonwealth fight together.
- Clan Wolf attacks the Marik-Stewart Commonwealth in support of Lyran war.
- January 1st: Theodore Kurita II is killed.
- March 15th: Coordinator Vincent Kurita, his son Ryuhiko, and Chomi (wife of Theodore II) are assassinated.
- May 15th: Yori Kurita named Coordinator of the Draconis Combine.
- Vincent Kurita's daughter Emi fakes her own death.
- Jessica Marik's oldest son is assassinated.
- The Stalker II enters service of the Duchy of Andurien.
- The first prototypes of the Wulfen OmniMech begins testing period in Clan Wolf.
- Robinson Standard BattleWorks and General Motors begin production of the Atlas III BattleMech.
- Standard version of the Republic Institute of Strategic Combat's Advanced Point Defense System enters limited production for the Republic of the Sphere.