Announcements and Constructed Musings

Hello again, I just want to take a minute to address my article from a few weeks back. I’m well aware that some people came away with the impression that I thought Europeans were worse than Americans at deck building and deck selection. That simply isn’t the case. Clearly I …

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Malmo Kotei Side Event Draft Report

I have some words from James “Donny” Donnithorne-Tait about his experience of 2x 20F, 2x THA draft in Malmo. For those of you who don’t know Donny he is a loyal Phoenix clan player and the chair of the L5R user group in part because of his sterling work as …

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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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Q&A

Hello all, I asked for some questions for this week and got two really good ones that are a departure from my usual draft fare. Enjoy. What are the biggest differences between European deckbuilding and American deckbuilding? Why are the philosophies so different between the game’s two largest competitive environments? – Monjoni …

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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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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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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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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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