In the penultimate chapter of one of Rokugan’s most costly wars, the Army of Fire begins maneuvering toward a final, devastating strike into the heart of the Empire. Even as defenders of Rokugan move to intercept them, a daring plan… Read More »
At last, we see some of the events that led up to the Spider Clan’s activities in the Race for the Throne. More importantly, however, the first hints of their agenda during the War of Dark Fire are revealed, and… Read More »
The Army of Fire reaches Kyuden Asako, a center of learning and art for the entire Empire, but the Lion stand between the enemy and the Phoenix. And a missing hero from the Battle of Shiro Mirumoto returns with new… Read More »
The battle raging over the fate of Shiro Shiba concludes, even as the Army of Fire continues its path of ruin through the Phoenix lands. In the Imperial Court, many wonder if the Army of Fire is somehow limitless in… Read More »
The Army of Fire reaches Shiro Shiba, the greatest fortress of the Phoenix lands. After the fall of Kyuden Isawa, the loss of Shiro Shiba would be a blow from which the Phoenix might never recover. At the same time,… Read More »
Desperate to resupply in the face of unrelenting resistance, the Army of Fire targets smaller settlements that were passed by the first time, leading to a rash of violence in the last holdouts of the clans behind enemy lines. In… Read More »
An interlude from the War of Dark Fire brings us to the city of Tsuma, where the annual competition between the Empire’s best and brightest young samurai is haunted by the specter of the devastation in the north.
The Army of Fire continues to press farther south, swinging the brunt of their offensive away from the heavily defended Dragon provinces and instead wreaking havoc throughout the peaceful Phoenix lands, destroying many priceless treasures and sacred sites in the… Read More »
The siege at Shiro Shinjo comes to its fiery conclusion, and the ever-encroaching hordes of the Dark Oracle of Fire threaten the Shrine of the Ki-Rin, one of the most sacred sights in all of Rokugan.
The ruthless assault upon the Dragon and Unicorn lands by the Army of Fire continues, while the other clans struggle to come to their aid bywhatever means possible.