Koteis and Onyx

Afternoon Delight 6th April 2015 London, England The main event of the final show of the first ever CHIKARA pro wrestling U.K tour. Icarus, The Winged Ring Warrior The man who was on the brink of winning the CHIKARA Grand Championship when CHIKARA was destroyed by it’s enemies. The man…

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What’s the Pick?

So, I wasn’t planning to write an article this week because I’ve had a very busy weekend and I’m going for a week’s holiday following US wrestling promotion CHIKARA around England but after seeing Huey Jensen’s “What’s the Pick?” article on Channel Fireball I decided to shamelessly appropriate it for…

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An Ivory Draft Retrospective

Before the release of Twenty Festivals this weekend I wanted to take a little stroll down memory lane and reflect on each set’s cards, environments and keywords. This is going to be a pretty short effort from me but I hope it serves as both a farewell and a critique…

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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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Twenty Festivals Draft Overview

Previous articles: Common Dynasty Common Fate Uncommon Dynasty and Sensei Uncommon Fate Rare Dynasty Rare Fate Hello again, today is going to be the final instalment of my Twenty Festivals review. It’s been a grind but I’m way ahead of schedule which has opened up an opportunity for you to…

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Twenty Festivals – Rare Fate Review

Previous articles: Common Dynasty Common Fate Uncommon Dynasty and Sensei Uncommon Fate Rare Dynasty Followers Amoral Wave Men You have to sink a lot of gold in order for this to really do anything. At least you get to spread the cost but that still doesn’t make this a good…

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Twenty Festivals – Rare Dynasty Review

Previous articles: Common Dynasty Common Fate Uncommon Dynasty and Sensei Uncommon Fate Events A New Year It seems pretty hard to get a big enough advantage out of it unless you have plenty of situational cards. In that case resolving this event is the least of your worries. Into the…

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Twenty Festivals – Uncommon Fate Review

Previous parts: Common Dynasty Common Fate Uncommon Dynasty Followers Fearless Heavy Cavalry If you’re in real need of some force and can pony up the cash this can be your twentieth card. Fearless Heavy Infantry Far too expensive to be playable. Front Rank Troops Cost prohibitive dumb force is not…

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Twenty Festivals – Uncommon Dynasty Review

Previous parts: Common Dynasty Common Fate Events Enlistment Whilst being symmetrical you do get the first bite at the cherry. You will need to draw two cards off it to make it worth your while too. Add in the opportunity cost of playing this over a personality or a holding…

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Twenty Festivals – Common Fate Review

Previous parts: Common dynasty Followers Ashigaru Archers Being able to pick off most followers and small personalities whilst protecting your own guy and would be good enough but the card draw makes this all the sweeter. Diplomatic Apprentice The main use for this is lobbying and bowing a guy is…

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