-Emperor lost his power after the defeat, now Shogun rules Japan.
-Northern clans gained more power, Southern clans lost their popularity and strength but still can rule their lands.
-Shogun again blocks foreign trade, now its allowed only for Korea, Qing, Netherlands and France (for help in the war).
-France starts a cooperation with Shogunate.
Second Half of XIX century
-French military advisers upgrading some parts of Shogunate army, but Samurais are still important.
-French - Japanese alliance is created.
-USA stopped their anti-shogunate policy.
-More Samurais starts to use hand guns.
-Japanese economy slowly growth stronger.
-Clan leaders improving their lands, it makes localism more important.
START OF WWI -Shogunate joins to the Allies.
-Shogunate army invades German colonies on the Pacific Sea.
-Revolution in Russia started, Shogunate lands on Sakhalin (Secretly want to take this island), and in Vladivostok.
-After the White Movement defeat, Japan annexes the Sakhalin and Kuril Islands.
END OF WWI
-Japan gains South Pacific Mandate, Sakhalin and Kuril Islands.