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 – The Fate of Flames: Samuel Benies (Lion Clan/Dragon Ally/Keeper of Earth) defeats John Urbanek (Crane…

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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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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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Journal of the Tiger – #GenCon50 Recap

Wednesday My sister came and picked me up and we headed north toward Indy up I-65.  When we arrived, we ate and headed over to the convention center to pick up our tickets, my badge from FFG, and get my mempo from Lisa Sell. Thursday I got to the Convention…

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Superior Strategist – Grand Master of the Elements

The name Legend of the Five Rings implies the importance of the Five Rings: In the classic L5R, you could win the game via Enlightenment (playing a copy of each ring via its game text), but most decks only played a couple of rings.  This made the name ‘Legend of…

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Legend of the Five Rings LCG Preview – Honored General

Welcome to #LionWeek. The Lion Clan historically have been the Right Hand of the Emperor.  They carry out the military orders of the Emperor.  As such, they tend to have the largest standing army who are ready to attack at a moment’s notice. As the size of Lion’s army is substantial, they…

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