The events in the game will take place in 1904-1905. We do not strive for the strictest historical accuracy, however, the most dramatic events will take place and the most prominent figures will be present in the larp, too.
The first video is a short overview of the causes of the First Russian Revolution (1905) and about the Russo-Japanese war; the second one is more detailed and focuses on the social situation at the time and the major political movements.
For more detailed information, check out these sites:
and of course wikipedia