Archive for the 'Legend of the Five Rings' Category

Without the Horse We Didn't Ride In On

Thursday, July 2nd, 2009

It is the final task of the second day for the apprentices in the competition to find the most accomplished young samurai. We are collectively given the objective to find some eggs of a certain creature, needing to use our knowledge of hunting to locate and retrieve them. As luck would have it this is […]

I Actually Wanted the Chocolate Bourbon For Myself

Tuesday, June 16th, 2009

Continuing the tournament of potential young samurai we are taken individually before a panel who test each one of us on our courtly knowledge, politeness and manners. One of the questions concerns the acceptance of gifts. Kenji-san is surprisingly aware of such matters for a member of the Crab clan and gives the right answer. […]

To Lack or Not to Lack in Confidence

Thursday, June 11th, 2009

With a player absent our normal campaign takes a short break. Instead, we play an introductory game of Legend of the Five Rings. We each choose our character from a small selection generated before the session by the GM and note our abilities, characteristics and various strengths and weaknesses. Our scenario is to compete in […]