The Oni’s Eye – Episode 11 – Dawn of a New Age

Today marks the anniversary of the launch of the Kolat Information Network.

Has it really been 6 years?  I honestly can’t believe it.  I’m humbled that you have made the Kolat Information Network your source for L5R news.

The last year and a half have been hard with the absence of the game in the limelight, but that all changes soon.

In this episode of The Oni’s Eye, we discuss the new image found with only 7 Clan Mons, the tweets from Steve Horvath, and the GAMA schedule where the first potential game spoilers could be dropped by Fantasy Flight Games.

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 – Awakenings Metagame

Now that we have had time to acquire cards and actually have events, lets take a look at what the metagame actually looks like. Popular 2 Character Decks Elite Jango / Elite Veers One of the cheapest decks to get is Jango Veers.  The deck contains no Legendary cards. The…

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Black Sun Syndicate – It Is Your Destiny

For our inaugural podcast for the Black Sun, I had a conversation with Team Covenant’s Zach Bunn about the launch of Star Wars Destiny:

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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