Legend of the Five Rings

By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Oct 6th, 2017
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I know that some of you have been playing the game since Gen Con, where you picked it up during the pre-release, but the new version of the Legend of the Five Rings card game is now available to everyone else. So while you’re working on your L5R character for the RPG, you can also […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 5th, 2017
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Fantasy Flight Games has posted up the open beta rules for the Legend of the Five Rings RPG. If you’ve been re-excited about all things Rokugan from the recent re-launch of the card game, now’s your chance to create your own character and leave your own mark on the land. So, what clan wil...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 27th, 2017
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The launch of the Legend of the Five Rings card game seems to be doing rather well. We’ve got like 5-6 people here at the office that play. This has brought a lot of attention back to the property, and Fantasy Flight is looking to get you, the players, involved. They are going to start [&hellip...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 31st, 2017
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Fantasy Flight Games isn’t just remaking the Legend of the Five Rings card game. They’re coming out with other games based on the universe. The first to be announced is the Battle for Rokugan board game. While all the clans are loyal to the Emperor, they’re still more-than-willing t...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Aug 15th, 2017
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Mere days away, attendees here at Gen Con will be able to get their hands on the new version of Legend of the Five Rings from Fantasy Flight Games. But there’s still previews to be had. In this case, it’s the Scorpion Clan. Makes me want to watch Five Deadly Venoms....
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Aug 10th, 2017
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Just a week from now, you’ll be able to get your hands on the new Legend of the Five Rings game from Fantasy Flight Games. Well, those of you that are going to be at Gen Con, anyway. Don’t worry, though. The rest of us will be able to get it shortly thereafter. In this […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Aug 4th, 2017
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We’ve been getting a steady supply of previews of the new version of Legend of the Five Rings that Fantasy Flight Games is coming out with at Gen Con. But what about just getting the whole rulebook? And what about finding out what other sorts of goodies they will have at the show? Well, both [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jul 27th, 2017
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Like a phoenix, Legend of the Five Rings will be experiencing a rebirth in just a couple weeks at Gen Con. Though, y’know, since it’s a big gaming convention, hopefully fire won’t be involved (anyone remember that fire scare from all those years ago? That was like my 2nd show). But ...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jul 13th, 2017
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Gen Con is going to be people’s first chance to get a hold of the new Legend of the Five Rings card game from Fantasy Flight. Considering the show is just about sold out, that means if you’re wanting to get your own copy, you’d best find someone already headed there to pick it up. [...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jun 29th, 2017
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The anticipation for the release of the new Legend of the Five Rings game from Fantasy Flight is growing. Just the other day, I was hearing about people getting together “buy-lists” for people headed to Gen Con, saying what they wanted their ninja-shopper friend to purchase for them. Well...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Jun 15th, 2017
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Many people are looking forward to the release of the new edition of Legend of the Five Rings, coming from Fantasy Flight this Gen Con. The game had quite a few followers, and many are wondering what this new iteration will be like. They had their favorite clans and want to see what the updated [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 25th, 2017
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With the new edition of Legend of the Five Rings coming out, many long-time players are wondering what their favorite clans will look like. Fantasy Flight Games has started taking a look at them, beginning with the Crane Clan....
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 11th, 2017
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The Gen Con release of Fantasy Flight Games’ reboot of Legend of the Five Rings is getting closer. This is an opportunity for players who might have never looked at the game to give it a shot and jump on with a footing equal to those that’ve been playing for a while. One thing unique [&he...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
May 4th, 2017
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The relaunch of the Legend of the Five Rings game is coming in just a couple months (yes, Gen Con is just a couple months away). It’s a place for new players to jump into the game. As such, Fantasy Flight is giving us previews of the game mechanics as we get closer to that […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Apr 27th, 2017
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Another game that’s recently had a bit of info posted about it, but I know a lot of you are clamoring for more, is the reboot of the Legend of the Five Rings card game, now being done by Fantasy Flight Games. Well, they’ve posted up detailed info about the first two phases of the [&hellip...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Apr 19th, 2017
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This is one I’ve been waiting for. A while ago, Fantasy Flight Games announced that they were taking over the license for the Legend of the Five Rings card game. They were going to make it a Living Card Game and relaunch it at Gen Con 2017. It seemed so far away, then. But it’s […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 28th, 2016
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The Legend of the Five Rings has quite a long and storied history. Gamers for decades have walked the lands of Rokugan by playing one of the many games set there. There’ve been many maps made of the land, from overall looks at the territory, to maps of large cities, to layouts for some small [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 18th, 2016
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Rokugan is a vast and magical place. Those that have played the Legend of the Five Rings RPG already know this. But what about getting maps of all those cities and lands all put into one place? That’s what you’ll be getting with the Atlas of Rokugan, which will be available next month....
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 22nd, 2016
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With summer stretching on, you may feel as though you’ve “played out” all your current games and are in need of a change. But what to get? Well, Fantasy Flight Games is having a “Christmas in July” sale on all the digital versions of all their Legend of the Five Rings RP...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Oct 29th, 2015
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One of the bigger news stories of the past couple months is how AEG will be turning over production of the Legend of the Five Rings card game to Fantasy Flight Games. As AEG starts wrapping up production for the game, they’re offering one last set of Koku sets for players....
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Sep 11th, 2015
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Well, this is some pretty big news. Fantasy Flight Games has just announced that they have acquired the rights to produce the Legend of the Five Rings card game from AEG. The current version of the game will end with the Evil Portents expansion. After that, Fantasy Flight will take over. One of the f...