Draft Day, A Goodbye and Previews

It’s drafto time! Recently I procured a booster box of The Coming Storm, A Line In The Sand and The New Order as I wanted a collection for my brother and I to share as he has just began playing again after a long absence from the game. He loves …

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Kolat Information Network: 2015 Kotei Season

Many of you saw the announcement about the 2015 Kotei Season application being posted earlier this week.  What you may not know is that in the application itself was a spoiler of things to come.  You may choose to apply for a spring Kotei (February 14th through June 27th) or …

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Clan Letter: The Mantis Clan TNO

Samurai of Rokugan & the Colonies, We warned you that it would come to this. The other Great Clans have little place in the Colonies. You are ill suited to the rigors of this bold new world. The Mantis have been conditioned by a thousand years of freedom spent on …

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Twenty Festivals Strongholds

News came out from L5R Worlds. The Large set (not quite a base set) in 2015 is Twenty Festivals.  In that set will be starter decks like a base set.  Most strongholds have been changed from Ivory Base.  Below are the strongholds printed in Twenty Festivals as spoiled at L5R …

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Kolat Information Network: The New Order

Our agents bring word of the third expansion of the Ivory Arc. Master Silk would like to thank Chris Sanderson for the information: In the heart of the Colonies, the two sons of the Divine Empress each make their case to the Great Clans concerning who should eventually succeed their mother and …

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Kolat Information Network: A Line in the Sand Previews

It is preview season once again and we love preview season here at The Kolat Informant. A Line in the Sand is the second expansion since Ivory Edition and we have had some interesting cards previewed so far.  But the following previews are certainly the most interesting to the Kolat …

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Kolat Information Network: The Coming Storm Preview

Welcome my friends!  We have a preview card from the TCS expansion courtesy of our friend, Seth Anthony.  This one looks like someone who enjoys the coin as much as Master Coin.  As a matter of fact, I can hear Luke Skywalker saying: “You can profit by this or be …

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New Imperial Herald Mailing: Update 5/9

Our agents intercepted this message over on the L5R Facebook page from Frank Kallal about a new Imperial Herald mailing that he received: UPDATE: Cards become legal on June 1st

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Kolat Information Network: A Line in the Sand & Siege Heart of Darkness

One of our agents, Chris Sanderson, brought me the following message: In the unrelenting summer heat of the Colonies, tempers begin to fray as those with allegiance to Iweko Seiken and Iweko Shibatsu take an increasingly militant stance against those who disagree with their philosophies. While the heirs themselves do …

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Kolat Information Network: Ivory Edition Common Sheet

I opened one of my Ivory Edition boxes and wrote up a common sheet list.  This is very useful for drafting Ivory. The document is posted over on Google Docs but I also have a copy linked in the menu.  I will do this for all Ivory legal sets going …

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