This is a chronological list of noteworthy events that occurred in Year 8. For an overview of all such events, see Timeline.
For the summary of events preceding the Galactic Civil War, see History of the Galaxy.
- Day 28: Golan Technologies, an armaments manufacturer, is founded.
- Day 41: The Rebel Alliance and SoroSuub Corporation announce plans to converge their respective governments.
- Day 41: Republic Medical is merged from Liberty Medical Center and Riviera Medical.
- Day 55: Defeated in elections, Owen von Ismay is succeeded by Wilhelm von Ismay as Regent of the New Anzat Order.
- Day 58: Eidola captures three Raptor Pirates with the aid of Rav Isaar. Two of the captives are later executed.
- Day 93: The forces of Eidola, Tenloss Syndicate, and Vyzerod Mining invade the Raptor Pirates' Pii system.
- Day 93: The Battle of Kashyyyk occurs between the Galactic Empire and the Rebel Alliance. The rebels emerge victorious.
- Day 98: The Rebel Alliance and the crime-ridden SoroSuub Corporation unify their regimes to form the New Republic.
- Day 99: The Alpha Medical Corps is founded.
- Day 101: BlasTech Industries begin operations.
- Day 110: Vyzerod Mining contractor Dark Trooper is caught by the Raptor Pirates during a battle in Pii and is later ransomed.
- Day 115: The Atei Dominion is founded as the first provincial government of the Avance Coalition.
- Day 121: Maradin Sandwalker is elected the first Chief of State of the New Republic, defeating interim leader Phymp Mindano.
- Day 135: Teniel Djo loses her Acclamator I-class Assault Ship to Raptor Pirate Sivad Nivram.
- Day 137: War in Pii between the Eidola and Raptor Pirates ends. Eidola and its allies withdraw in defeat.
- Day 141: House Valeo of the Avance Coalition is founded.
- Day 165: Jedi Knight Thies Windu is captured on-board the MC-80 Home One by Corvis Orion and Matt Cauthon.
- Day 219: The 12 Colonies is reorganized into the Chiss Ascendancy.
- Day 236: The Red Star Alliance is formed.
- Day 245: The ExGal Society merges with the intelligence department of the Avance Coalition.
- Day 249: Ingo R Vailis, a businessman, is controversially elected as the New Republic's second Chief of State.
- Day 281: D`Este Realty is founded by Isabella D`Este.
- Day 310: A no-confidence vote is passed against New Republic Chief of State Ingo R Vailis.
- Day 329: Thies Windu is slain by Corvis Orion.
- Day 333: Sith Lord Isoldor Storm is assassinated by Eidolans Lance Hawke and Eli Greenberg.
- Day 334: Corvis Orion, the commander of HawkBats, is replaced by Kabal Shryke.
- Day 336: Having served as Viceroy of the Trade Federation for eighteen months, Bren Morgarr is replaced by Jacob Jansen.
- Day 338: Adam A Flynn, along with several Black Sun agents, seize control of the New Republic.
- Day 343: Black Nebula is founded.
- Day 350: Adam A Flynn returns to the throne of Black Sun.
- Day 351: Uther Von Kaldreon declares himself Emperor of the Infinite Empire.
- Day 352: Eliana Tamerin opens the Tamerin Foundation, a para-military security outfit that bears her name.
- Day 361: Kurami Jankov replaces Ceya Jaytee as the recognized leader of Red Star Alliance.
- Day 363: Artur Tikaan, the president of BlasTech Industries, is succeeded by Vice President Brat Cost Ru.
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