Archive:  2008

2009 Kotei Promo Cards

By Todd Rowland, December 23, 2008 Comments Off Events

This year players attending a Kotei will receive a pack of 5 promo cards, with three copies of non-unique cards for a total of 9 promos!

Shadows in the Forest

By Joe Fulgham, December 19, 2008 Comments Off Story

By Shawn Carman Edited by Fred Wan Kyuden Bayushi, the Month of the Boar Although the Winter Court of the Emperor was normally convened at least a month earlier, sometimes even longer, there was little in recent memory that could… Read More »

2009 Kotei Events

By Joe Fulgham, December 19, 2008 Comments Off Uncategorized

The War of Dark Fire is upon the Emerald Empire! The 2009 Kotei season sees the all out assault of the Dark Oracle of Fire across the northern borders of Rokugan. The lands of the Dragon, Unicorn, and Phoenix are… Read More »

A New Empire, Part III

By Joe Fulgham, December 13, 2008 Comments Off Story

By Rusty Priske, Nancy Sauer, and Lucas Twyman Edited by Fred Wan The Crane The section of Kyuden Doji that served as the personal quarters for the Crane Champion was decorated in an elegant manner, with the furnishings, floral arrangements… Read More »

Glory of the Empire Pre-Release Events

By Joe Fulgham, December 13, 2008 Comments Off Events

  PRE-RELEASE EVENTS!  Pre-Release Events are your chance to try out a whole new L5R expansion before it even goes on sale! Our next pre-release event will be for Glory of the Empire, our all new 150+ card expansion that… Read More »

Glory of the Empire Previews

By Joe Fulgham, December 12, 2008 Comments Off Uncategorized

  PREVIEWS  With a new Emperor on the Throne of the Emerald Empire, a glorious new dynasty reigns over the samurai of Rokugan. While the Great Clans celebrate and the Heavens shine their approval on the new Emperor, a dark… Read More »

A New Empire, Part II

By Joe Fulgham, December 5, 2008 Comments Off Story

By Rusty Priske, Brian Yoon, and Shawn Carman Edited by Fred Wan The Crab The Crab Embassy in Toshi Ranbo matched Kamui’s mental picture of it. It was not large, but it was very solidly built. It looked more like… Read More »

A New Empire, Part I

By Joe Fulgham, December 5, 2008 Comments Off Story

By Shawn Carman Edited by Fred Wan The Mantis The Mantis Estates in the Imperial City could be politely described as opulent, perhaps even lavish. Many in Toshi Ranbo eschewed politeness on this particular subject, however, and instead used words… Read More »

Fealty and Freedom

By Todd Rowland, December 2, 2008 Comments Off RPG

Fealty and Freedom (172 pages, softbound) We are not the footnotes of history. We follow in the footsteps of heroes. – Toturi Kyoji While the Great Clans are the Emerald Empire’s most obvious movers of great events, they are not… Read More »

Prayers and Treasures

By Todd Rowland, December 2, 2008 Comments Off RPG

Prayers and Treasures (172 pages, softbound) Prayers and Treasures is an essential resource, and not just for those who play shugenja characters or who are interested in the profession. Anyone who is interested in enchanted items and legendary artifacts will… Read More »