Superior Strategist – Dragon Clan Analysis

The enigmatic Dragon Clan. No clan is misunderstood by the Empire than the Dragon Clan.  They usually stay in their mountains and practice their techniques and meditate hoping to reach enlightenment.  Their monks always speak of wisdom but typically have that answer wrapped in a riddle.  When they intercede in…

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Kage Sensei: Learn to Play Ivory

The Kolat have heard that you want an Ivory Edition PDF. Unfortunately, I do not have access to such a document (even with my connections). However, with the completion of the majority of the rules and now three Ivory Legal sets (CoM, GoC, AM), I have deviced 9 demo deck.…

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The Shadow’s Embrace: Dragon Clan Previews

Our agents were informed this morning that the Dragon Clan Previews are up at the Dragon Clan Forums. Also, the L5R Countdown card of the day is up and its the Strategy card, Forged Documents.

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Embers of War: Dragon Clan Review

This is a review of the cards spoiled over on the Dragon Clan Forums and on the L5R EoW Countdown: Kitsuki Daisuke Experienced was a surprise.  He’s basic version has a built in duel that sends home the loser (and negates future movement this turn).  His Experienced version gained 1…

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Emperor Edition: Dragon Clan Strongholds

In today’s Design Diary article on L5R.com, Thomas Kwong revealed the 4 Dragon Clan Strongholds in Emperor Edition. We saw this stronghold in Second City.  The Defenders of the Mountains theme will be in good hands with the box returning. The Kensei box this arc is amazing.  Dragon Guard City…

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Emperor Edition Themes: Dragon – Warrior Monks of Togashi

The mystical Monks of the Dragon Clan have been one of my favorite themes throughout the game’s history.  Many players do not know this but before I became a Mantis, I was originally a Brotherhood of Shinsei player.  When the Yoritomo’s Alliance left Rokugan at the beginning of Gold Edition…

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Second City: Dragon Clan

My apologizes about the speed at which these went up. There was certainly a lot to analysis with these previews curtsey of the Dragon Clan Forum. To me, this stronghold might be more annoying and more powerful than Last Step Castle.  Dragon’s Breath Castle basically forces you to attack it…

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Before the Dawn: Dragon Clan Preview Analysis

Today, L5R released the previews for the Dragon Clan.  They were previewed on the TheDragonClan.com forums. First up is Kitsuki Fujimura. The stats are great and she has a huge list of traits (including Magistrate, Duelist) including the Loyal trait so that there are no out of clan shenanigans. Her…

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Emperor Edition Themes: Dragon – Masters of Niten

This week’s Emperor Edition theme belongs to the Dragon Clan.  Last week, I spoke of the fact that the Dragon clan has some strange and different schools of thought.  Most among the Empire believe that you should wield your Katana, your soul, in battle and wield you Wakizashi, your honor,…

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Emperor Edition Themes: Dragon – Defenders of the Mountains

The Dragon have always partaken in different methods that were thought as strange throughout the Empire.  The Niten Technique of the Mirumoto, the magical tattoos of the Togashi, the investigative techniques of the Kitsuki, and the alchemy of the Agashi / Tamori.  But wait, you say that Agashi is a…

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