Superior Strategist – Lion Clan Analysis

Pardon the lateness of the article!  We were ambushed by the Crane! The Lion Clan is traditionally one of the most martially focused clans of the Great Clans of Rokugan, and stand as the Right Hand of the Emperor and lead his armies into war. Where the Crane Clan prefer…

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Legend of the Five Rings LCG Preview – Honored General

Welcome to #LionWeek. The Lion Clan historically have been the Right Hand of the Emperor.  They carry out the military orders of the Emperor.  As such, they tend to have the largest standing army who are ready to attack at a moment’s notice. As the size of Lion’s army is substantial, they…

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Kage Sensei: Learn to Play Ivory

The Kolat have heard that you want an Ivory Edition PDF. Unfortunately, I do not have access to such a document (even with my connections). However, with the completion of the majority of the rules and now three Ivory Legal sets (CoM, GoC, AM), I have deviced 9 demo deck.…

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The Shadow’s Embrace: Lion Clan Previews

Our agents have notified me that the Lion Clan Previews are up on The Swift Sword Forums Also, the L5R Preview card of the day is the follower, Clearing Crew.

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Embers of War: Lion Clan Previews

These previews came from our informants over at The Lion Clan Forums: The Marshalling Fields is DT second attempt a useful Lion Scout box.  This box doesn’t give you recon but it instead gives you a way to make use of all the terrain amazing terrain cards (by allowing 2…

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Emperor Edition Themes: Lion Paragons of Honor

No clan knows honor like the Lion. It was Akodo who admitted defeat to Hantei and was ever stronger for it. We have seen this theme before and it has seen some success before (but none during) Celestial. During its better days (Samurai), VPI had a better action (bow a…

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Emperor Edition Themes: Lion – Shadow of the Pride

The Lion clan has always been feared on the battlefield. The Akodo are master tacticians; The Matsu are master warriors; The Kitsu are master Shugenja; The Ikoma are master historians. The Akodo and the Matsu families typically are the front lines of the vaunted Lion armies, but the Ikoma have…

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