Year 2074 – Project HSS is launched. First hybrid super soldier is created. His name is Augustus.
Year 2074 – Augustus is sent on a mission but never returns. His omega gave birth to a son, Max, outside the labs.
Year 2074 – Deadly virus outbreaks begin everywhere on Earth.
Year 2075 – After the success of the first and his AWOL status, dozens of hybrid super-soldiers are created in a lab.
Year 2077 – Funding for Project HSS declines.
Year 2078 – Project HSS experimentation continues. Children of HSS test subjects are born in labs.
Year 2078 – Viruses tax the human population. Resources are near depletion. The world is in chaos.
Year 2079 – Funding for Project HSS halted.
Year 2081 – States begin to merge and secede from the U.S. The federal government is overthrown.
Year 2087 – Nuclear bombs destroy 80% of the world’s population.
Year 2087 – A 13-year-old Max un-cages HSS test subjects, their children, and pregnant women from the labs and prison cells and nurseries. Axil (Uncaged) and several of the heroes from the rest of the books are either still in their mother’s womb at the time of escape, just born, or not yet conceived.
Book 1 – Uncaged is set 30 years later in Year 2117.