Black Sun Syndicate – Delivery Day

So I finally got my preorder today (thanks to the Outer Rim Space Pirates) so I busted it open during lunch.  Here were my pulls: Funny that I got the bulk of Rares and Legendary cards in Rogue because we are the Black Sun Syndicate. Now the only issue that…

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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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Subversive Influence – Star Wars Destiny Review

Normally, I do not indulge in gaijin items, especially on this channel, but this one is quite near to my heart.  George Lucas and his love for Akira Kurosawa films and the influences that Kurosawa films had on Star Wars, I think that is reason enough for cross promotion here.…

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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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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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