Rifts are random portals that appear within Earth's atmosphere. These "Rifts" seem to carry artifacts from their place of origin to a second destination. Most of these artifacts are proven to be part of the mysterious Shade culture. The reason for their journey to Earth is a mystery.
- 687 B.C. - Near Péronne, France. (Chaos Crescent)
- 332 B.C. - Above Greece.
- 31 B.C. - Above the Old City in Jerusalem.
- 10 - Above what is now London, England.
- 56 - Above Rome.
- 194 - Near what is now Mizuho, Tokyo.
- 572 - Above Persia.
- 963 - Near Egypt.
- 1193 - Above Mexico.
- 1410 - Near Poland.
- 1502 - Above Italy.
- 1568 - Near France.
- 1664 - Above New Amsterdam in New York.
- 1776 - Multiple Rifts occurred in Virginia, New Jersey, New York and South Carolina.
- 1945 - Above Berlin.
- 1963 - Near the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C.
- 1968 - Above California. (Grus Tile)
- 1970 - Near Moscow, Russia. (Isis Circuit)
- 1986 - Above Chernobyl. (Tani Lozenge)
- 1993 - Above London, England. (Crown of Baracuss)
- 1996 - Above Ohio. (Xepher Spiral)
- 2004 - Near Fukushima, Japan. (Krem Ellipse)
- 2009 - Near Alberta, Canada. (Tetragrammaton Prism)
- 2010 - Above the Gulf of Mexico. (Hyperion Cube)
- 2011 - Above Tokyo, Japan. (Cabala Matrix)
- 2013 - Above Manhattan, New York. (The Cipher)
People Who Owned the ArtifactsEdit
- Bishamon Chang - Cabala Matrix
- Gyges of Lydia - Chaos Crescent
- Sirhan Sirhan - Grus Tile
- Leonid Ilyich Brezhnev - Isis Circuit
- Mikhail Gorbachev - Tani Lozenge
- There has been some controversies as to whether these people throughout history actually "had" the artifacts, but there has been no solid proof.
- It is highly believed by shadow historians that even Jesus Christ had one of the artifacts.
- If one looks at the dates and the locations carefully, he/she can discover that the rifts coincidentally appeared during historic events, such as in 1776, when the Declaration of Independence was passed.