Rokugan Lore: History of the L5R LCG World Championship

With Legend of the Five Rings now under the banner of Fantasy Flight Games and Living Card Game status, I have started a new page for the LCG history of the World Championship.

 

2017 L5R LCG World Championship – The Fate of Flames

Since the great Dr. Zen Faulkes began this tradition with the CCG reporting the World Championship back in the slow early days of the internet, it is our duty to carry on that tradition. The first L5R Living Card Game World Championship (and all future ones) were held at Fantasy…

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Tears of Amaterasu Story Insert – Blind Ambition by D.G. Laderoute

I preordered my copy of Tears of Amaterasu from FFG early (since my FLGS refuses to deal with Alliance). That copy arrived today which was a bit earlier than I expected.  As such, I found the story insert for this pack and decided that I would share it with you. …

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Superior Strategist – Fear the Dropbear

Fear the Dropbear: An Introduction I’m Shosuro Kiseki, one of the designers and pilots for what we’ve been calling the Scorpion Dropbear deck.  We present this deck because it represents a big departure from the way most players approach Legend of the Five Rings. While this list won’t necessarily be…

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L5R LCG Imperial Cycle Preview – Yasuki Taka

Imperial Cycle previews are showing up fast as World Championship begin on Wednesday. Our local agent with the Chrysanthemum Sect sent us a most interesting preview today as it involves one of our own: The Wily Trader himself brings his bag full of koku along.  While Taka is expensive, what…

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L5R LCG World Championship Coverage

Did someone ask about L5R LCG World Championship Coverage? It is with great sadness that I am not able to attend the first ever Legend of the Five Rings LCG World Championship.  I really wanted to be there as a competitor.  Instead, I will be your host and main commentator…

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Kolat Information Network – Imperial Cycle Launch Schedule Leaked?

My informants across the Empire have stumbled upon an e-mail which I believe is of utmost importance.  It seems that they are planning a much faster paced release schedule than normal.  While the e-mail has been sent out to a number of retailers, the Empire has not commented on the…

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Rokugan’s Rebirth

It has been a long wait for this day.  Two years and 24 days or 755 days to be exact.  It seemed like an eternity. As of September 11th 2015, the Collectible Card Game era ended.  I decided to write a final homage to the CCG and 1st through 4th Edition…

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Superior Strategist – Crab Clan Analysis

I want to thank teammate Christopher Martin for some 0f the card analysis of the Crab. The stoic Crab Clan. To the south of Rokugan lie the blighted Shadowlands, a dark realm under the sway of Fu Leng and the corrupted armies from the realm of Jigoku. The only safeguard…

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Superior Strategist – Phoenix Clan Analysis

The Mystical Phoenix Clan. The Empire has many Shugneja but none understand magic better than the Phoenix Clan.  They also are the keepers of the Tao of Shinsei.  With this power and knowledge comes great responsibility.  Phoenix tend to be very pacifistic knowing they can unleash the fury of the…

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