An Ivory Draft Retrospective

Before the release of Twenty Festivals this weekend I wanted to take a little stroll down memory lane and reflect on each set’s cards, environments and keywords. This is going to be a pretty short effort from me but I hope it serves as both a farewell and a critique…

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Communication in the Kotei Season

Welcome back, Before I get into the bulk of today’s article I’d like to remind you I’m still looking for your opinions about Twenty Festivals draft before it goes on sale at Stronghold stores. If you have anything you’d like to share please email me at sukuneATgmailDOTcom. Thank you. Today’s…

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Spring 2015 Kotei Season – Week 4 Report

Sorry for the late update, faithful Kolat Informant readers. Since it’s already late in the week I’ll keep this brief. Week 4 of the Kotei season was a small one with only one Kotei. The Lion Festival of the Kami saw the last Kotei in Ivory Arc in Calgary, Alberta,…

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Spring 2015 Kotei Season – Week 1 Report

Yesterday marked the momentous occasion of the first Kotei of the Spring 2015 season! Our Silken Sect agents have come from far and wide to bring news of great battles. As the people of Ryoko Owari Toshi celebrated Liberation Day, our samurai marched to battle. First up is the Atlanta Kotei.…

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20F Delay and Preview Schedule

Our network of informants have intercepted an important message: Well it looks like it is going to take longer for 20 Festivals to reach us (thanks to both the shipping AND the US Port issue).  Now it is slated for mid-April :/ In the meantime, previews will be posted via the…

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Draft Day, A Goodbye and Previews

It’s drafto time! Recently I procured a booster box of The Coming Storm, A Line In The Sand and The New Order as I wanted a collection for my brother and I to share as he has just began playing again after a long absence from the game. He loves…

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Revere the Past: Aftermath

The last expansion of the Emperor and Ivory dual bugged sets concludes the powerful remainder of the Emperor arc. Note: I am not covering cards that have been officially spoiled as part of 20 Festivals (aka the cards from The Currency of War) since they will never actually leave the environment.…

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Card Evaluation

Welcome back to my little series here. I hope you’ve all had a merry Festivus without an overly long feats of strength. Apologies for the lateness of this article but I’ve had a lot going on so I had to postpone writing for a couple of weeks. I wanted to…

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Revere the Past: Gates of Chaos

The first traditional expansion of the Ivory Arc is up next. Of the 142 Ivory legal cards, 51 saw Ivory Arc play with several standout cards that will be both missed and hated at the same time. Exquisite Silk Works Holdings were the brunt of the dishonor hits early on…

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