Superior Strategist – Crane Clan Analysis

The Crane Clan stand as the gatekeepers of culture and civilization in the lore of Legend of the Five Rings.  In the Collectible Card Game, they were most well known for being Left Hand of the Emperor, for hosting some of the premier duelists of the Empire, and as the …

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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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Tales from the Epitaph Exclusive Preview – Cavalry Escort

What in tarnation?  How did we get a preview? Helps when you know the Sheriff, David Lapp. We have a very exciting spoiler for you from Pine Box Entertainment Group for the upcoming set, Tales from the Epitaph!  With no specific release date as of yet, we give you a very …

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Black Sun Syndicate – Star Wars Destiny News from GAMA Day 1

“GAMA trade show was yesterday (industry convention for the business end of the tabletop gaming industry). Here’s the text from a Reddit post about it from Brian Alan. FFG had a presentation on Destiny yesterday, and here were highlights from it… Awakenings was in production since June, with heavy production …

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Kolat Information Network – L5R LCG Poster

Thanks to an informant, Rafael Varo, who posted this link on my Facebook page. This is the first official information about the L5R LCG that we have seen. The image and information was found on Terra Ludica’s Facebook page: According to Terra Ludica: It’s highly official: we took this picture …

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Black Sun Syndicate – News on Restock and Set 2 Name Dropped

Our agents around the Galactic Empire spotted a tweet from Fantasy Flight Games this morning.  That tweet was since redacted but not before the Black Sun got a hold of it: Oh, what a juicy entry.  This is wonderful news. Now for the second piece of information spied this morning. …

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Kolat Information Network: L5R during the In Flight Report at Gen*Con 2016

The following information from Fantasy Flight Games In Flight Report this year at Gen*Con came courtesy of our friends at Team Covenant. Now… L5R! pic.twitter.com/pYf8GAPunx — Team Covenant (@teamcovenant) August 5, 2016 Nothing to show for L5R yet… But Steve is up! @SteveGHorvath @FFGames pic.twitter.com/GPnlTM9tEP — Team Covenant (@teamcovenant) August …

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Shiro Big Deck Rules Update: Tanuki Edition

Our spies among the Clans found the following information posted by Antonio Calderon on the L5R Facebook group: A new edition and some changes for BigDeck: Hello folks. I’d like to share with you the official rulebook of BigDeck! There’s a link to this document at shirobigdeck.com as well. The …

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A Deathseeker and a Legend?: Let the rumors begin

The Kolat have kept their eyes and ears open. So there have been much news today.  Rumors that could be very interesting: Dave Williams, designer of the original L5R, LBS, and 7th Sea, left his job at Red 5 Studios, creator of Firefall, to start “an exciting new venture” Andy …

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Fantasy Flight Games Acquires Legend of the Five Rings

I come with news I did not expect to be making today: Alderac Entertainment Group has sold the Legend of the Five Rings to Fantasy Flight Games. Announcement from AEG here. Announcement from FFG here. FFG’s Legend of the Five Rings LCG will debut at GenCon Indy 2017. This will …

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