Rokugan Lore: History of the L5R LCG World Championship

With Legend of the Five Rings now under the banner of Fantasy Flight Games and Living Card Game status, I have started a new page for the LCG history of the World Championship. 2017 – The Fate of Flames: Samuel Benies (Lion Clan/Dragon Ally/Keeper of Earth) defeats John Urbanek (Crane…

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2017 L5R LCG World Championship – The Fate of Flames

Since the great Dr. Zen Faulkes began this tradition with the CCG reporting the World Championship back in the slow early days of the internet, it is our duty to carry on that tradition. The first L5R Living Card Game World Championship (and all future ones) were held at Fantasy…

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Tears of Amaterasu Story Insert – Blind Ambition by D.G. Laderoute

I preordered my copy of Tears of Amaterasu from FFG early (since my FLGS refuses to deal with Alliance). That copy arrived today which was a bit earlier than I expected.  As such, I found the story insert for this pack and decided that I would share it with you. …

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L5R LCG Imperial Cycle Preview – Yasuki Taka

Imperial Cycle previews are showing up fast as World Championship begin on Wednesday. Our local agent with the Chrysanthemum Sect sent us a most interesting preview today as it involves one of our own: The Wily Trader himself brings his bag full of koku along.  While Taka is expensive, what…

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Kolat Information Network – Imperial Cycle Launch Schedule Leaked?

My informants across the Empire have stumbled upon an e-mail which I believe is of utmost importance.  It seems that they are planning a much faster paced release schedule than normal.  While the e-mail has been sent out to a number of retailers, the Empire has not commented on the…

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Rokugan’s Rebirth

It has been a long wait for this day.  Two years and 24 days or 755 days to be exact.  It seemed like an eternity. As of September 11th 2015, the Collectible Card Game era ended.  I decided to write a final homage to the CCG and 1st through 4th Edition…

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Journal of the Tiger – #GenCon50 Recap

Wednesday My sister came and picked me up and we headed north toward Indy up I-65.  When we arrived, we ate and headed over to the convention center to pick up our tickets, my badge from FFG, and get my mempo from Lisa Sell. Thursday I got to the Convention…

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Legend of the Five Rings LCG Preview – Utaku Infantry

Welcome to #UnicornWeek. After the grand return of the famed Ree Soesbee yesterday to the world of Rokugan, we continue with a preview card for the Unicorn.  While the Unicorn have the largest cavalry force in the Empire, our preview card today is actually a member of their infantry forces:…

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Announcements – Recruiting

In the business of secrets, staying ahead has become increasingly more difficult. There are many new websites and blogs that have popped up since March.  It’s time for a recruitment effort. We are looking for folks who wish to join us to blog and podcast about L5R. Things you should…

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An Alliance with the Kobune Port Forum

Alliance between the Kolat Information Network and the Kobune Port Forums Exciting news comes from the Islands of Spice and Silk! Islands of Spice and Silk, 29th day of the Month of the Dragon – An treaty was signed forming an alliance between the Kobune Port Forums and the Kolat…

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