|Battle of Cimtar|
|[[Image:|center|300px|Cylon raiders begin the ambush on the battlestars]]|
|Cylon raiders begin the ambush on the battlestars|
|Date:||During the Peace Conference|
|Place:||Cimtar, Twelve Colonies of Man|
|Result:||Decisive Cylon victory, destruction of the Twelve Colonies|
The Battle of Cimtar is the defining cornerstone of various separate continuity stories, depicted in a wide variety of tie-in media from comics, novels, and games across the panoply of materials since 1978 C.E. and into 2020 C.E.
Richard Hatch's Novels
In Richard Hatch's novels, the Battle of Cimtar results in the ascension of Zac, the first casualty of that decisive attack, as a Being of Light. Additional victims of note included Persephone, Boomer's youngest sister (RH: Armageddon).