This page lists appearances of the Daleks - and their creator, Davros - in the order in which they experienced them. This timeline is based upon observations of the Doctor Who universe and the events that occur during each of these stories.
Limiting factors Edit
Non-slatted Daleks are usually seen before TV: The Chase although the Daleks in TV: Genesis of the Daleks and TV: The Power of the Daleks are slatted and both take place before The Chase. These are the only exceptions to this rule as they cannot be set later in the timeline.
Any story where the Daleks do not know that the Doctor is a Time Lord must take place before TV: Resurrection of the Daleks; this therefore includes TV: The Chase, TV: The Daleks' Master Plan and TV The Evil of the Daleks.
Any story where Skaro exists must take place before TV:Remembrance of the Daleks where it is destroyed, which is referenced in TV: Twice Upon a Time, AUDIO: Terror Firma and AUDIO: Daleks Among Us. Skaro is devastated, following the events of the Time War (TV: Daleks in Manhattan) and is restored by TV: The Magician's Apprentice/The Witch's Familiar. "The Destroyer of Skaro" is a name for the Doctor recorded by the Testimony in the far future. (TV: Twice Upon a Time)
Any story featuring Davros with an intact wheelchair has to happen before COMIC: Emperor of the Daleks! in which Abslom Daak chain swords his torso. Any story where Davros has an intact personality must take place prior to Terror Firma.
Dalek time travel is inconsistent. They have time machines in TV: The Chase, TV: The Daleks' Master Plan and AUDIO: Daleks Among Us. Dalek time travel is "crude and nasty" in TV: Remembrance of the Daleks and their time travel technology can rival the Time Lords by the Gallifrey audio series, leading to the Last Great Time War.
However, Davros' personality is replaced by an Emperor Dalek in Terror Firma, setting it and Remembrance of the Daleks after the Time War, unless Davros was restored to his original personality during the Time War (which has never been stated in any story). Dalek time travel technology is clearly advanced in TV: The Magician's Apprentice, with Colony Sarff being sent to multiple points in time (including the end of the universe where the Sisterhood of Karn are). It is never stated that the Daleks or Davros have looked into their personal future.
- By one account, there are various myths surrounding the creation of the Daleks, including that they were created by Yarvelling or on Mars. (PROSE: Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe)
Created by Yarvelling Edit
- The Daleks evolve from humanoids, as described in The Daleks.
Evolving from humans Edit
- The Daleks are created from humans.
Created by Davros Edit
- Davros has created the Daleks.
- Immediately after Genesis of the Daleks, a short conflict is waged between the Daleks and the Thals, with the Daleks dropping a neutron bomb on the Thals. The Daleks become confined to their newly constructed city. (PROSE: Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe)
Trapped on Skaro Edit
- In the default time period of Random Ghosts and The Lights of Skaro, the Daleks haven't yet developed space travel.
- A group of Thals have travelled from their plateau to the Thal Dome, only to find it infested with Daleks, who exterminate them all.
- The war with the Daleks, referred to as a neutronic war, occurred 500 years ago. The Thals left their plateau 4 years ago. With the help of the First Doctor and friends, the Thals destroy all the Daleks in the Dalek City.
- Susan Foreman inadvertently lands on Skaro, centuries before the Daleks embarked on universal conquest.
- The First Doctor, Ian Chesterton and Barbara Wright inadvertently help destroy a pest of the Daleks on Skaro. The Daleks allow them to leave peacefully, but warn them to never return.
- Fifty cycles have passed since the events of The Daleks. The Dalek city has been abandoned for some time. The Thals theorise that there might have been other surviving Dalek colonies on Skaro.
Venturing out into the universe Edit
- The Daleks gain space travel.
- The Daleks use transolar discs. They invade in 1903, so probably early in Dalek history as opposed to time travellers.
- The Second Doctor and John and Gillian destroy a group of primitive, non-slatted Daleks who are constructing metal tracks on which to travel on an unidentified planet. These Daleks do not explicitly recognise the trio.
- The Second Doctor and his grandchildren elude a group of colourful, non-slatted Daleks on an unidentified planet. These Daleks do not explicitly recognise the trio.
- The Daleks recognise the Second Doctor. According to PROSE: Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe, the factory ship is one of many sent out in the early days of the empire. According to PROSE: War of the Daleks, it takes place after Remembrance of the Daleks.
- The Doctor says that the Daleks have garrisons on nearly every planet in the universe at this time (away from Earth's galaxy?). The Second Doctor is the Supreme Dalek's arch enemy.
- Centuries after Genesis of Evil.
- The Daleks elect to search for Earth.
The Dalek Occupation of the Solar System Edit
- The Daleks' invasion is initially repelled, but they vow to return.
- The First Doctor and Ian Chesterton fight space-faring Daleks who refered to them both as "Earthmen".
- The First Doctor, Ian and Barbara Wright eluded a group of Daleks equipped with an Earthmen Detector.
- The Daleks do not yet have time travel. They are ruled by the Golden Emperor. They have conflict with humanity, which is not confined to Earth. Therefore this has been placed during the First Dalek War, before the invasion of Earth.
- The Daleks plan the invasion of Earth as a means for Project Degravitate.
- The Daleks are attacking Earth colonies.
- The invasion has begun; the Daleks also attack Mars.
- Set during the occupation, though not for the alternate future Daleks.
- Set in 2163 during the occupation, but as the Sixth Doctor repeatedly insists that the invasion will end in a year, it really has to be set in 2166.
- The Daleks' Master Plan, GodEngine, Lucifer Rising and The Mutant Phase date the Dalek invasion to 2157. The TV story itself is set 10 years later. The Doctor believes that The Daleks was "a million years" in the future, and that Invasion is "about the middle history of the Daleks." However, in the novelisation, this is changed, and the Doctor theorises that their defeat in Daleks may not have been complete, that the Daleks have "tremendous powers of survival," or that there may have been other colonies on other parts of Skaro. He also notes "they’ve evolved too," implying Daleks comes before Invasion.
- The Daleks are familiar with the Monk, but the Daleks are natives to this era except the Dalek Time Controller, who will have gave them the knowledge of the Monk. The Daleks invade Earth again in the 22nd century.
- Possible anomaly, as it clashes with Lucie Miller and To the Death.
- After the Daleks and 50 years after a Dalek War that humanity won.
The Dalek Wars Edit
- Operation Divide and Conquer is thwarted by the Third Doctor. The Daleks attack.
- Follows Frontier in Space. The Dalek Supreme, a member of the Supreme Council, travels in a Councillor-class ship. Set generations after The Daleks.
- drawing upon the Master's knowledge of temporal mechanics, the Gold Dalek begins research into the development of time travel. (PROSE: Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe)
- The Daleks have invaded Earth before, so after the The Dalek Invasion of Earth. They have "discovered the secret of time travel." They have had another go at the invasion. They know the Doctor but do not recognize his third incarnation. Set after Planet of the Daleks, according to Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe.
- Daleks and humans are at war with one another.
- Set during the Dalek Wars.
- Set during the Dalek Wars. The Emperor Dalek recognises the first seven incarnations of the Doctor but is unfamiliar with the name "Davros".
- Set during the Second Dalek War and features grey Daleks led by a bronze-type red-and-gold Supreme Dalek.
- Set during the Earth Empire's war with the Daleks and features the bronze Daleks, so they are not confined to Time War related stories.
- Towards the end of the war.
- This occurs a generation after a Dalek War; according to Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe it is soon after the 2nd Dalek War. The Daleks are less advanced than the ones in Frontier in Space/Planet of the Daleks. They know who the Third Doctor is and know about the Tardis.
- According to Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe, the Daleks launch the war seen in this story immediately after the events of Death to the Daleks.
Aftermath of the Wars Edit
- A group of Daleks observe The First Doctor leaving Xeros, and begin to follow them through the vortex, leading into The Chase.
- The Daleks are based on Skaro again and are now slatted. They have a dimensionally transcendental timeship but explicitly want revenge for The Dalek Invasion of Earth, implying it is not too long after that story. In the Mission to the Unkown novelisation, the Doctor explains that "the Daleks have been studying time for almost a century," implying the Daleks from The Chase are native to the 40th century. Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe sets it after the Dalek Wars.
- Follows The Chase.
- Set in 2025, these Daleks have travelled back in time to destroy humanity before the Dalek Wars. They refer to the "Dalek Empire" and have high-functioning Robomen.
- During the Third Doctor's time on 20th century Earth, the Daleks, based on the Moon, loan their weaponry for a human accomplice to rob the Bank of England but are thwarted by the Doctor. These Daleks are slatted and recognise the Third Doctor.
- During the latter period of the Third Doctor's time with UNIT on 20th century Earth, the Daleks pursue Sarah Jane Smith but are routed by the army.
- The Daleks are non-slatted and can detect the Doctor's journey to Trodos, hinting at an understanding of time travel.
- Ian and Barbara thwart the Daleks' attempt to paralyse the First Doctor.
- The Doctor and Ian rescue a human scientist from the Daleks.
Biding their time Edit
- The Dalek Emperor matches the description of the one from Evil and is referred to as "an Emperor", suggesting that there is more than one. All three editions of aHistory date this story to circa 3340, as Thal Search and Destroy missions have been underway for eight centuries, and Planet of the Daleks is set in 2540.
- According to Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe, the Anti-Dalek Force, including Joel Shaw, operated after the Mechonoid Wars and prior to the 40th century.
The Great War Edit
- The last remaining member of the Supreme Council declares himself the Dalek Supreme and begins to set in motion his master plan. (PROSE: Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe)
- Features Sara Kingdom.
- Features Sara Kingdom.
- Features Sara Kingdom.
- Features Sara Kingdom.
- A small group of grey and blue Daleks, led by a Dalek with a black dome, attempt to conquer Earth in 37 AD. They are ultimately led by the emperor, who resides on Skaro. They fail in their mission, noting that there are other nexus points in human history, suggesting they are time travellers.
- The Daleks are developing time travel. Skaro exists. The Daleks are unaware of the Time Lords. According to the novelisation, this is set over 1000 years after The Daleks' Master Plan, with the Daleks having suffered a slow defeat in the Great War against the humans, Thals, and Draconians. Dalek computers predict defeat within the next 80 years, however this comes sooner with the Doctor's Humanised Daleks starting a civil war against the emperor.
Withdrawing from Mutter's spiral Edit
- Set an unspecified amount of time after Evil. The Doctor discovers the Daleks did not meet their final end and the Emperor rules the Daleks again.
- After The Daleks' Master Plan.
- Humanity at this point has encountered the Daleks before, but these humans are unfamiliar with them. The Daleks know of the Time Lords.
- The Daleks have a crystal-based command network.
The Movellan War Edit
- Set in the past according to the Doctor. Steven Moffat confirmed that the Movellans are more human than the ones in Destiny of the Daleks, placing it before that story. Bronze Daleks are fighting the war.
- The War has been waging for centuries and both sides have access to time travel. The Daleks are bronze.
- These Daleks crashed on their way back to Skaro from the invasion of Kantra, which was mentioned in Destiny.
- "Thousands of years" after the Daleks were created, Davros is awakened and later put in suspended animation. Neverland mentions the year 4949 in relation to the Dalek-Movellan War as recorded in the Matrix on Gallifrey.
- Set during the War.
The rise of Davros Edit
- 90 years after the events of Destiny, Davros is taken out of suspended animation to cure the Movellan virus. The Daleks know of the Time Lords, setting this after The Daleks' Master Plan and Evil of the Daleks. Set in 4590 according to the novelisation
- Davros oversees the bombardment of the Earth colony of Phobos in the 23rd century. He has a "wizened hand", placing this before Revelation of the Daleks. Anomalously, Davros is depicted as he appeared in Genesis of the Daleks rather than Resurrection of the Daleks.
- Foreshadows Remembrance, Davros' torso is cut, leading to the last vestige of his humanoid form in Remembrance.
- Davros is leading a force of Imperial Daleks. His skirt matches that of a Dalek. He has not adapted to his Emperor casing. These Daleks lose their memories at the end of this story, perhaps explaining why Davros is on trial in the next story.
- The Daleks do not recognise the Seventh Doctor. They are Imperial Daleks on the cover. The Emperor is not Davros and appears to be the one from Evil of the Daleks. The Dalek tower is probably the one from Asylum of the Daleks.
- Davros is being put on trial due to the Daleks having their memories wiped. He becomes Emperor once more.
- Susan and the Eighth Doctor encounter renegade Daleks in August 1963.
- An Imperial Dalek is in 1963, just before Remembrance.
- The Doctor rhetorically states that the Supreme Dalek is a "thousand years" from Skaro. The Doctor is remembered as the "Destroyer of Skaro" in Twice Upon a Time by Testimony.
Empire and Emperor Edit
- Follows Remembrance. Skaro survives according to the Dalek Prime but his plan appears unlikely and there are alternate possibilities to Skaro's fate. The factory ship is the same one from TV: The Power of the Daleks.
- The Dalek factory ship crash lands on Vulcan.
- The Doctor throws the capsule back through the vortex to Vulcan c. 1820 in War of the Daleks. The Daleks recognize the Second Doctor. Their capsule is bigger on inside, hinting that time travel maybe involved. The humans are unfamiliar with Daleks. The trailer states that this story takes place in 2020. The Daleks are powered by static, probably due to limited resource after being trapped on Vulcan for 200 years. According to PROSE: Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe this story is before The Dalek Invasion of Earth.
- Davros believes Skaro has been destroyed. Davros survives, and his personality is intact The Daleks have time machines and have spread across the universe.
- Davros's escape pod enters the time vortex after the explosion of his mothership but his memory is unstable so his memories are probably scrambled, allowing him to forget the previous two stories. He believes Skaro has been destroyed and his personality is subsumed by that of the Dalek Emperor. He is more unstable than in War of the Daleks or Daleks Among Us.
- The Daleks recognise Charley Pollard from Terror Firma.
- Set in the 53rd century.
- Lee Sullivan's artwork depicts the Golden Emperor. A Special Weapons Dalek appears. Skaro exists. It is 3000 years after the 26th century according to AUDIO: The Judas Gift, which is Bev Tarrant's native time.
- The Daleks recognise the Seventh Doctor and Ace, who foil their plot to send Human/Dalek hybrids to Earth.
- The Daleks have dimensionally transcendental timeships and a crystal-based command network. They invade Gallifrey, presumably ending their peace.
- The Daleks are ruled by a Dalek Emperor - depicted on an unused cover as the Golden Emperor.
- The Daleks now have their own equivalent of the Eye of Harmony.
- Takes place during the Daleks' initial invasion.
- Ending coincides with the end of "Death to the Daleks!.
- Runs concurrently throughout from Invasion of the Daleks to "Death to the Daleks!".
- The Dalek Empire is apparently all but destroyed but Dalek Empire III reveals that they survived.
Dalek Supreme Edit
- The Daleks are rebuilding. [elaborate?]
Cold War with the Time Lords Edit
- The Eighth Doctor sees a gunmetal grey Dalek in a vision of his future.
- Looking into his future through the Tomorrow Window, the Eighth Doctor sees a ruined city, with many buildings on fire, a Dalek saucer hovering overhead, with gunmetal grey Daleks below scanning the ruins.
- The Dalek Time Controller and Time Lords are using temporal technology against each other. No higher-ranking Daleks appear.
- The Daleks are ruled by a Supreme Dalek.
- The Daleks are acting against Gallifrey. They are invading other timelines. They are depicted with cone-shaped ears. They refer to their alliance with Irving Braxiatel in Death and the Daleks. They remember Romana II from The Apocalypse Element and say she has shown the Daleks mercy before (The Time of the Daleks).
- After exterminating the Mechonoids, the Cult of Skaro is formed and the Time War has been predicted.
- The Dalek Empire, at its height prior to the Time War, conquers the planet Galacton. The Daleks are depicted as bronze.
- The Twelfth Doctor and Bill Potts find an "ancient" bronze Dalek harvest ship collecting children for their battle computers. The Doctor reasons that it was taken "out of mothballs" for the Time War.
- From the perspective of humanity, the Daleks suddenly disappear "thousands of years" prior to the year 200,100. As recalled by Jack Harkness, a former Time Agent from the 51st century, the Daleks vanished from time and space at a point when they were the "greatest threat in the universe." (TV: The Parting of the Ways)
The Last Great Time War Edit
- Leads directly into Beneath the Viscoid.
- The War Doctor is young with stubble on his face.
- The Doctor is unsure about whether he is even a warrior anymore.
- 400 years after regenerating, the War Doctor vows to end the war.
- A fragmented Dalek transmission captured during the Time War speaks of an attack formation, the extermination of the Time Lords and an impending Dalek victory.
- Set shortly after Arcadia has fallen. The War Doctor survives the Last Great Time War, and with the help of his other twelve incarnations, destroys the fleet of Daleks concentrating fire on Gallifrey on the final day of the Time War.
Surviving the Time War Edit
- There are five known groups of Daleks which survive the Time War independently. four of the five are effective dead-ends of the timeline.
- A lone Dalek survives the War, but kills itself.
- Two separate lone Daleks survive the Time War by becoming stuck on Earth.
- A group of Daleks survives the Time War.
The Cult of Skaro Edit
- The Cult of Skaro and many prisoners within the Genesis Ark, who escaped into the Void. At the end of Doomsday, the Cult emergency temporal shift, leading into further stories. Tardisode 13 is set during the Battle of Canary Wharf.
- Skaro is referenced as being destroyed in The Time War. The Cult has recently escaped Canary Wharf. At the end of Evolution of the Daleks, Dalek Caan again temporal shifts.
- Caan breaks through the Time lock of the Last Great Time War and sees all of reality, setting this soon after Evolution of the Daleks.
- Caan is an insane oracle after rescuing Davros from the Time War. Leads directly into Journey's End.
- The Dalek appearing in Adelaide's flashback is from when the 26 planets appeared in the Earth's sky.
A new paradigm Edit
- Surviving Daleks, which, according to PROSE: Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe, were made from Davros' cells as in The Stolen Earth / Journey's End, awake the New Dalek Paradigm.
- Acquiring the Eye of Time, the New Dalek Paradigm return to and rebuild Skaro. Led by a new Dalek Emperor, they exterminate humanity in 1963 but are confronted by the Eleventh Doctor, who destroys the Daleks and restores history.
- In the 41st century, the New Dalek Paradigm are engaged against the Space Security Service, whose records of the Daleks span back to the Dalek War Machines, in a conflict which has lasted 100 years. Some decades after The Daleks' Master Plan, the Daleks recently lost Caridos in 3994.
- The Dalek is described as bronze, and depicted as a Time War-era Dalek on the cover.
- The New Dalek Paradigm.
- Bronze Daleks travel back throughout Earth's history to study human behaviour for their future conflict.
- A lone Dalek, one of a new "elite" breed of Kaled mutant, is found by UNIT after crashing to Earth. Its casing, seen on the cover, is a weathered bronze design.
- While Skaro is in ruins and has been abandoned, the Prime Minister rules the Parliament of the Daleks, consisting of the New Paradigm's Supreme, Strategist and Drones with a majority of bronze Daleks. The Daleks' memories of the Doctor are wiped by Oswin Oswald.
- The bronze Daleks, seeking to prevent the Time Lords from returning to the universe, participate in the 900 year long Siege of Trenzalore, which begins no earlier than the 51st century (Theory:Timeline - The Church). 300 years into the siege, the Daleks attack the Church and regain their memories of the Doctor through Tasha Lem. At the end of the siege, the Daleks attempt to kill the Eleventh Doctor only to be destroyed by his regeneration.
- The Dalek Time Controller is in its home time period. The Daleks know the Doctor. The New Dalek Paradigm is referenced. Dalek puppets appear.
- The Time Controller invades the Amethyst Viral Containment Station. The Daleks it is accompanied by, and the Controller itself, are depicted as having pre-Time War designs. The Time Controller is seemingly destroyed by the Sixth Doctor. However it survives, plunging back through Dalek history. (See Timeline - Dalek Time Controller)
- Bronze Daleks and humans are at war with one another. The Dalek command net has records of the Daleks' post-Time War history. The Twelfth Doctor meets a "good Dalek" who he calls Rusty.
- Davros 'should have been dust centuries ago'. Leads directly into The Witch's Familiar.
- Davros says that he and the Daleks rebuilt Skaro. Numerous types of Daleks are present, from bronze "Time War" Daleks to early Dalek War Machines. In old footage of Davros's and the Doctor's battles, Remembrance and The Stolen Earth are shown.
- Billions of years after Into the Dalek, the Twelfth Doctor catches up with Rusty who is living in seclusion from the rest of his kind on Villengard.
- Davros, operating alongside a Dalek Emperor, leads an invasion of Earth in the year 2254, which is thwarted by the Seventh Doctor and Ace. According to PROSE: Head Games, the events of Dalek Attack are a simulation the Doctor created by fictional energies.
- The earlier Daleks, those of the Battle of Pejorica, do not have Dalek Primes or Special Weapons Daleks. This would indicate that the Dalek Prime is not the same as the one from War of the Daleks. They do have Robomen, however.
- The Daleks attack Sydney, intending to use it as a base to conquer Earth, but are defeated by the Third Doctor.
- The Third Doctor is drawn to Skaro by the Daleks, seeking revenge for the events of *Sub Zero, but manages to elude them.
- The slatted Daleks make two unsucessful attempts to invade the planet Anhaut, separated by 800 years. In both instances, a Red Dalek leads silver drones.
- Silver Daleks attempt to use the Quantum Gateway for the "conquest of infinity" but are stopped by the Fourth Doctor and Romana I.
- Likely contemporary to The Five Doctors, a group of Daleks are found on an alternative Death Zone.
- In the 82nd century, Davros leads the Dalek Empire, which is "demolished" during the Skeletoid invasion of Mutter's Spiral. Davros is depicted as he appears in Resurrection/Revelation.
- The Daleks, led by the Dalek Emperor, ally with the Cybermen in a gambit to destroy the Earth in 1988 by sabotaging a peace conference. This plot is thwarted by the Sixth Doctor.
- Not long after the Second Dalek War in real time. The Daleks aren't native to this time, and their involvement changes history. Benny is familiar with the Dalek-Movellan war - but this must be down to her time travel experience.
- The Dalek timeship is dimensionally transcendental, sentient, and somewhat humanoid.
- The Daleks and Time Lords make a treaty.
- The Daleks, based on Skaro and led by a Dalek Emperor, execute the Master, and allow the Seventh Doctor to take his remains to Gallifrey. War of the Daleks confirms that this occurs before Skaro's destruction in Remembrance of the Daleks.
- Daleks are seen in the time vortex fleeing another dimension.
- Daleks have time travel capabilities but are unable to escape the gravity of a black hole. They also know of the Time Lords and the Doctor.
- Daleks of the New Dalek Paradigm defend their weapons bases from Cybus-style Cybermen, blue-armoured Sontarans and Silurian Hunters.
- A Dalek reconnaissance scout with a bronze casing lands on Earth in the 9th century. Resurfacing in 2019, it makes a failed attempt to contact the Dalek Fleet using local communications technology. The Thirteenth Doctor believed the scout to be among the first to leave Skaro, perhaps the first to reach Earth. It knows the Doctor as an enemy of the Daleks.
- PROSE: The Third Wise Man
- PROSE: The Emperor Dalek's New Clothes
- PROSE: The Jeopardy of Solar Proximity
- The Daleks are engaged in a galactic battle against the Ice Warriors. Predominantly grey but led by a Gold Dalek, the Daleks use temporal technology, bronze command saucers and Councillor-class assault craft (Planet of the Daleks). Skaldak uses the Daleks' temporal technology to escape, ending up on Earth circa 3000 BC.
- Davros, operating alongside a golden Dalek Emperor, leads an invasion of Earth in the year 2254, which is thwarted by the Seventh Doctor and Ace. He appears with an organic hand, placing this before Revelation of the Daleks. Davros has stolen a Time Ring, which he has possibly used to travel to an earlier period of Dalek history. As such, the Time Lords personally intervene to stop him.
- COMIC: Cyber Crisis
- PROSE: Abduction
- PROSE: Infection of the Daleks
- PROSE: Lost Patrol
- PROSE: War and Peace
Dalek Annual stories Edit
25th century war Edit
- Many of these stories feature the Golden Emperor and feaure a war with humans in the 25th century
- Dalek War Machines, led by the Golden Emperor, invade Earth's solar system in the year 2400, beginning with the conquest of Venus. (PROSE: Break-through)
- Months after Invasion of the Daleks.
- The Daleks anticipate an invasion of Earth.
- The Daleks are forced off Venus by a human fleet.
- An advance party of Daleks land in Kent but are thwarted.
- The Stones discover a Dalek presence on Gurnian.
- The Daleks have been driven out of the solar system. The Space Army arrives on Skaro and forces the Daleks to surrender.
- While the Golden Emperor ostensibly negotiates peace terms, Daleks based on the Moon attempt to destroy Earth but are thwarted.
27th century war Edit
- After two centuries of peace, the Golden Emperor forces Earth to return the Daleks' confiscated weaponry so they can stop a rogue planet, which is later traced to the Mechonoids. (COMIC: The World That Waits) He then vows to conquer Earth and the other planets.
- The Daleks are opposed by Unispace Security.
- On Skaro, the Daleks repel an invasion by invisible Birdmen.
- The Daleks are opposed by Unispace Security.
Time Lord Victorious Edit
- Grey Daleks led by the Golden Emperor ally with the Tenth Doctor against the Hond. The description before the story says the golden casing is the Emperor's golden battle armour. These Daleks know of the Time Lords, however they know nothing of the Last Great Time War, with the implication being that a paradox erased the war from existence. While most Daleks are slatted, one Dalek, the Prime Strategist, is unslatted and claims to be older than even the Emperor.
aHistory Timeline Edit
This pre-Time War timeline is from the third edition of aHistory. Most of the dates given here are speculative.
- 683: AUDIO: Innocence
- 696: AUDIO: Purity
- 709: AUDIO: Corruption
- 709: AUDIO: Davros / Corruption
- 759: AUDIO: Guilt
- 760: TV: Genesis of the Daleks
- 1763: COMIC: Genesis of Evil
- 1765: COMIC: Genesis of Evil
- 1765: COMIC: Power Play
- 1765: COMIC: Duel of the Daleks
- 1765: COMIC: The Amaryll Challenge
- 1765: COMIC: The Penta Ray Factor
- 1765: COMIC: Plague of Death
- 1765: COMIC: The Menace of the Monstrons
- 1765: COMIC: Eve of War
- 1765: COMIC: The Archives of Phryne
- 1765: COMIC: The Rogue Planet
- 1765: COMIC: Impasse
- 2020: TV: The Power of the Daleks
- 2050: AUDIO: The Time of the Daleks
- 2146: COMIC: The Terrorkon Harvest
- 2146: COMIC: Legacy of Yesteryear
- 2146: COMIC: Shadow of Humanity
- 2146: COMIC: The Emissaries of Jevo
- 2146: COMIC: The Road to Conflict
- 2146: COMIC: Return of the Elders
- 2167: TV: The Dalek Invasion of Earth
- 2170: TV: The Chase
- 2172: TV: Day of the Daleks
- 2188: AUDIO: Lucie Miller
- 2190: AUDIO: Lucie Miller / To the Death
- 2199: PROSE: Legacy of the Daleks
- 2263: TV: The Daleks
- 2430: COMIC: The Dogs of Doom
- 2540: TV: Frontier in Space
- 2540: TV: Planet of the Daleks
- 2550: COMIC: Abslom Daak... Dalek Killer
- 2550: COMIC: Nemesis of the Daleks
- 2550: COMIC: Emperor of the Daleks!
- 2560: PROSE: Prisoner of the Daleks
- 2560: AUDIO: Enemy of the Daleks
- 2600: TV: Death to the Daleks
- 2602: AUDIO: Death and the Daleks
- 2966: TV: The Evil of the Daleks
- 2970: COMIC: Bringer of Darkness
- 2990: COMIC: Children of the Revolution
- 3340: PROSE: The Dalek Factor
- 3994: AUDIO: The Destroyers
- 4000: TV: Mission to the Unknown
- 4000: TV: The Daleks' Master Plan
- 4015: COMIC: The Only Good Dalek
- 4500: TV: Destiny of the Daleks
- 4590: TV: Resurrection of the Daleks
- 4600: AUDIO: Davros
- 4615: TV: Revelation of the Daleks
- 4615: AUDIO: The Davros Mission
- 4620: AUDIO: The Juggernauts
- 4625: COMIC: Up Above the Gods / Emperor of the Daleks!
- 4663: TV: Remembrance of the Daleks
- 4693: PROSE: War of the Daleks
- 4703: AUDIO: Terror Firma
- 5200: COMIC: Fire and Brimstone
- 5250: AUDIO: The Mutant Phase
- 5256: AUDIO: The Genocide Machine
- 5256: AUDIO: The Apocalypse Element
- 5425: AUDIO: Invasion of the Daleks / The Human Factor
- 5425: AUDIO: Return of the Daleks
- 5426: AUDIO: Brotherhood of the Daleks
- 5427: AUDIO: The Fearless: Part 1 / The Fearless: Part 2 / The Fearless: Part 3 / The Fearless: Part 4
- 5430: AUDIO: "Death to the Daleks!" / Project Infinity
- 5436: AUDIO: Dalek War: Chapter One / Dalek War: Chapter Two / Dalek War: Chapter Three / Dalek War: Chapter Four
- 5441: AUDIO: Dalek War: Chapter Four
- 7500: AUDIO: Dalek War: Chapter One / Dalek War: Chapter Two / Dalek War: Chapter Three / Dalek War: Chapter Four
- 7520: AUDIO: The Exterminators / The Healers / The Survivors / The Demons / The Warriors / The Future
- 18,000: AUDIO: Plague of the Daleks