2015 The Thirteenth Black Scroll

The finals were between Issac Cynova (Mantis w/ Shika Sensei) vs. James Matthews (Phoenix).  Both players knew each other and their friendly and humorous banter between the two during the Finals made it very funny to watch. The Banter between the two made it seem like the game was between …

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Top 20 Personalities in Rokugan Lore: Number 1

Today we reveal the #1 personality in Rokugan Lore as voted by you the fans of the game. There can be only one. “I am my twenty strongest samurai!” He is the Son of Storms, Yoritomo!

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Top 20 Personalities in Rokugan Lore: Number 2

Well, we’ve come to our last two personalities and what a couple of bad @$$ personalities we have for you at the top. Number 2 is a descendant of an Emperor. The young man was kidnapped even before he was born while still in his mother’s womb by a cult …

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Top 20 Personalities in Rokugan Lore: Number 3

Then there were 3. Number 3 was apart of more schemes than the Kolat. 😉 Her beauty was only trumped by her cunning and her courage at the Second Day of Thunder. She was twice the Empress of Rokugan and Lover of Doji Hoturi. She is Bayushi Kachiko

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Top 20 Personalities in Rokugan Lore: Number 4

Number 4 slot is occupied by two personalities, each whom attained 50 votes. The first of the two was a terror that the Empire had to endure.  His tactics were innovative and deadly.  The winter campaign march from his homelands to Toshi Ranbo to allow him to take control of …

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Top 20 Personalities in Rokugan Lore: Number 5

We have now reached the Top 5 with just about 3 1/2 weeks until Gen*Con. Today’s character was one of the Seven Thunders during the Clan Wars.  A former champion of his clan disgraced during the Scorpion Clan Coup.  A character who chose to be cast out of his clan.  …

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Top 20 Personalities in Rokugan Lore: Number 6

Today, we have 3 ‘villains’ to talk about at number 6. The first was not truly a villain.  He sacrificed his clan’s honor trying to prevent a prophecy.  Instead, it began the dark days leading up to the Second Day of Thunder. Remorseful after realizing his mistake, he allowed Akodo …

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Top 20 Personalities in Rokugan Lore: Number 7

Number 7 on the list was a LARGE man. He towered above just about all humans in Rokugan (6 feet 6 inches). He was so bad @$$ he died two and a half years after his injury sustained in a duel with Emperor Hantei XXXIX, became the Fortune of Persistence, …

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Top 20 Personalities in Rokugan Lore: Number 8

When I think of Iconic Personalities in the game’s history, I think you all know my devotion to the Mantis.  However, I have always had a close relationship with the Crane as well.  My sister played Crane during the Hidden Emperor arc and the stories of the Crane were also …

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Top 20 Personalities in Rokugan Lore: Number 9

The son of a champion, he was a brash young man. He killed the Mirumoto daimyo’s son in a duel with his tetsubo.  That day he made an enemy of the Mirumoto daimyo’s only daughter. On the day of Thunder, he fought beside his rival as he bore a hand …

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