Monthly Archives: July 2013

L5R – “20 Goblin Winter” – Part 18

The Hiruma scout leader lacks knowledge of zokujin physiology.  He has no way to effectively treat the dying green humanoid they have rescued.  The tortured zokujin goes limp and then becomes very still. Kenshin, Takeshi, and Omar search this odd … Continue reading

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Cards (4 of 25) – “Telephone Poles″

A dreaded card to receive : How did someone earn one ?  Well, you scored one of these sympathy cards for the distinct misfortune of not just rolling a natural 1, but confirming the Critical Miss with another natural 1.  … Continue reading

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Cards (3 of 25) – “Bad BlackJack″

This week ! How did someone earn one ?  It helps if your dice hate you – or if you’ve had an otherwise lucky streak that was destined to end.  You toss the d20 to strike your enemy and BICKETY-BAM, … Continue reading

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L5R – “20 Goblin Winter” – Part 17

Four bushi loiter on a path to certain doom, engaged in conversation with the Ratling scout. The curiously protective Ratling has imparted three important facts to the party: Visiting the oni pit would be a very, very bad idea.  No … Continue reading

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L5R – “20 Goblin Winter” – Part 16

The party needs a lot of healing. Akihiro, Takeshi, and Kenshin are all wounded, in degrees from Crippled to merely Injured.  Tensi is unconscious.  All of their ponies are near death.  The report on the jade mine has been made … Continue reading

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Cards (2 of 25) – “Good BlackJack″

Next entry in the series : How did someone earn one ?  First you had the misfortune to roll a natural 1 on an attack roll, so you know there’s a pretty good chance of a bad outcome to this … Continue reading

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L5R – “20 Goblin Winter” – Part 15

The party wakes in their barracks with a renewed sense of optimism.  Takeshi and Kenshin have met their objective in the 20-Goblin Winter challenge.  They await news from the Crab hierarchy, regarding their induction to the Moshibaru family.  Akihiro and … Continue reading

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