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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The Oni’s Eye – Episode 10 – Kolat Recruiter

Welcome back sleeper agents!

Today’s episode is a short one but it focuses on what our plans are over the next several months in terms of recruitment as we explain what Legend of the Five Rings is to those who don’t know.


The Dragon and The Spider

by Oni no Jingasa -The Spider and Dragon now leaned on one another more and more. But neither side forgot the circumstance that had brought them together…- Daigotsu Takayasu did not appreciate his escort.  He did not care for the need for such ‘protection’ while he was in the Second…

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The Web We Weave

by Oni no Jingasa ‘The Mirumoto style is called “Niten-Ichi,” which means “two swords as one.” It teaches the use of two swords at once, flurries of strikes, and the disruption of the enemy’s rhythm. In parts of the Empire, it is called “the Coward’s Way.” But never to a…

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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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Which Clan Are You?

I always like to use a good explanation of each of the clans. This intro by Reginald Garth (The Angry Crab) during the L5R Experience gives some insight into each clan.  

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2009 The Burden of Duty

The following tournament report and decklist by Andrew Ornatov was extracted from the Ryoko Owari forums. Short report: Rounds 1 – 7. I bring a lot of goblins into play, and opponents can’t deal with it. Round 8. Me and Greg Wong go to time, and roll a die. I…

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2001 Secrets on the Wind

This tournament report and decklist from winner Jonathan Rigsby was taken from Dr. Zen Faulkes website Steel and Iron: The way I see it, I have 2 options for this report: 1. A short report with my decklist and the games from the top 16 OR 2. A complete report,…

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1998 Test of the Jade Championship

The following report was taken from Dr. Zen Faulkes Steel and Iron website: One of the small advantages of being a long-time player, critic, and observer of L5R is that sometimes — just sometimes — the head honchos help clear a space for you so that you can see the…

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1997 Day of Thunder

The following report was taken from Dr. Zen Faulkes Steel and Iron website: It’s not too big an exaggeration to say that The Day of Thunder tournament at GenCon 1997 has become a gaming legend. There was an enormous amount of cool stuff that happened, far too much to be…

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