Spring 2015 Kotei Season – Week 13 Report

Greetings Kolat Informant readers! The last few days the online L5R world has been buzzing about the first previews of Thunderous Acclaim that have been popping up on the Alderac site, the Imperial Herald, as well as the clan forums. But before that started happening, weren’t there some Kotei the …

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Spring 2015 Kotei Season – Week 12 Report

As we approach two months of Twenty Festivals legal Kotei, some definite trends have started to emerge, but there are always opportunities to be surprised. Week 12 of the spring 2015 season was no exception. In Fonbeauzard, France François Carriere defeated JB Corbier, scoring another win for the Mantis. Lion have been …

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Spring 2015 Kotei Season – Week 9, 10, & 11 Report

(Author note: My apologies, loyal Kolat readers! In the last few weeks my wife and I closed on a new house, moved into said house, I battled a rather nasty illness, and had my hard drive fail and leave with no computer access for several days. I’ll be quick with …

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Spring 2015 Kotei Season – Week 8 Report

With week 8 of the 2015 Spring Kotei we start to see darkness looming on the horizon. There have been ominous signs of the Spider preparing to ride a tide of Jigoku itself through the Empire. Rokugan as we know it may never be the same. It seems that the …

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Spring 2015 Kotei Season – Week 7 Report

For anyone following the Kotei season, you may have noticed a little bit of a stir after last week’s Kotei. The Mantis’ sacking of Scorpion icons brought a promise of vengeance from the Scorpion. Then Jack Murray selected for the Spider to corrupt the Shrine of Yoritomo and things got …

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Other Bounties for the Spring 2015 Kotei Season

There are several players who decided to post bounties here. Monjoni Osso $200 for any non-Spider/non-Scorpion clan that burns down a Scorpion icon Russel Lee $50 for every Mantis icon saved (artistically) by a non-Mantis $75 instead if a Mantis icon is saved (artistically) by a Crab $75 for the safety of …

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The Scorpion Stings The Empire

Dear brothers, It is with a heavy heart that I report the news that the Spider, who won their first Kotei this past weekend have chosen to taint the Shrine to Yoritomo. We among the Mantis clan are devastated by this news. However, what angers us more would be the …

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Spring 2015 Kotei Season – Week 6 Report

Twenty Festivals is here! Stronghold stores have product, cards are popping up online, and Twenty Festivals Kotei are now underway. First up we had the Kotei in Oklahoma City. This was a fairly large Kotei with 49 participants, although the Clan representation was a bit less even than previously. Mantis, …

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Spring 2015 Kotei Season – Week 5 Report

The time has arrived! We have witnessed the official end of Ivory Edition in sanctioned tournament play. The Ivory Kotei have been interesting. We first saw the high powered remnants of Emperor Edition wreaking havoc on the Ivory environment, then later a somewhat more balanced environment as Strict became the …

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Communication in the Kotei Season

Welcome back, Before I get into the bulk of today’s article I’d like to remind you I’m still looking for your opinions about Twenty Festivals draft before it goes on sale at Stronghold stores. If you have anything you’d like to share please email me at sukuneATgmailDOTcom. Thank you. Today’s …

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