A story of ten siblings, who fell to the mortal world and changed the face of history forever...
“The Great Clans are the greatest servants of the Emperor—and perhaps the greatest threat to the stability of the Empire.” -Soshi Saibankan
The Emerald Empire of Rokugan has long been one of war and conflict, a great history forged at its heart by an unending sibling rivalry.... [click here for more]
Housed within the Ikoma Libraries and the Temple to Tengen are the Imperial Histories, the chronicles of the Emerald Empire. Compiled over a thousand years by adept historians, studied by scholars throughout the lands of the Jade Sun, and containing the wisdom of generations, these documents are a testament to the favor of the Heavens. Their pages tell the story of an Empire that is destined for greatness.... [click here for more]
“Welcome to the shining star of the Colonies, the Second City, honorable samurai! May your stay here be as interesting and profitable as you desire! I strongly recommend that you do not venture outside the city until you have had an opportunity to receive some rudimentary training with the Second City Guardsmen, however.”-Shinjo Hariken, Vassal of the Miya ... [click here for more]
Be like unto the earth, and you shall endure forever.”– Isawa Norimichi, Master of Earth
The earth is the rock upon which the Empire of Rokugan has stood proudly for more than one thousand years, both as a metaphor and a very real truth. They are the essence and soul of the Crab Clan, as well as the power and the determination of... [click here for more]
“The spirit of water ensures that change is constant, and that there is always something new to learn.” — Asako Beirei, Master of Water
Water is the gentlest but also the strongest of the five Elements, able to heal the most brutal injuries but also able to smash whole cities with taifun and tsunami. Water shugenja are among the Empire’s most peaceful... [click here for more]
Two years in the making!
The original Unexpected Allies was one of the most popular supplements for L5R 1st Edition, offering an array of diverse and fascinating NPCs for GMs to populate their campaigns.
Unexpected Allies 2 offers the same for the latest 4th Edition of the Legend of the Five Rings RPG, with a huge list of NPCs from every Great Clan in Rokugan, and even a few ronin and nonhumans!... [click here for more]
This digital version of the technique cards found in the Second City Boxed Set for the Legend of the Five Rings Role-Playing Game, 4th Edition includes 142 cards. These handy reference cards allow players to utilize the five techniques of each of the Core Rulebook basic schools in their home games. Note that these files contain crop lines and printer's marks. ... [click here for more]