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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Journal of the Tiger: Daggers

In the month of the Dog in the Year 2016 by the Isawa Calendar This is normally a wonderful time of year.  Usually I am in Indianapolis this time of year for Gen*Con but do to L5R not being around this year, I decided to skip this year’s event. I …

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Another One Bites the Dust: Doomtown Reloaded Ends

Reports have come out recently about the ending of the Doomtown: Reloaded between AEG and Pinnacle Entertainment Group today via this article. June 21st, 2016 Dear Doomtown Community, After the release of Blood Moon Rising AEG will be ending production of the Doomtown ECG and handing Doomtown back to Pinnacle Entertainment …

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The End Has Come and A Look To The Future

As of this past weekend, the last of the events of the AEG version of the Legend of the 5 Rings CCG have been completed. With that, the second longest running CCG has come to an official end. This year started out as a great year personally for me as I had found …

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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 Distribution Model: The LCG (R)

Time for some background information on Fantasy Flight Games LCG (R) model for those who don’t know what it is. The company was formed in 1995 and their primary success has been with Board Games.  It began exploring collectable card games in 2002 with the license of A Game of …

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End of an Era & Start Anew

I’m sure by now everyone has heard the news of FFG purchase of the L5R IP from AEG. With the announcement that FFG will be changing how the game works, the CCG is now history.  The game itself will never be the same.  That being said, I first want to …

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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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