LO5R – Meditations on the Ephemeral

LO5R – Meditations on the Ephemeral

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Expand your Legend of the Five Rings: The Card Game collection with Meditations on the Ephemeral, the third Dynasty Pack of the “Imperial Cycle”!

Each of the seven Great Clans receives new cards that continue to embrace and define the themes that began in the Legend of the Five Rings: The Card Game. Along the way, you’ll find a great assortment of cards focused on the Imperial City of Otosan Uchi. From neutral samurai sworn to the Imperial family, to Imperial magistrates from each of the Great Clans, to rewards for holding the Imperial Favor, this cycle draws you into the world of Otosan Uchi and the service of the Emperor.

A Legion of One

A Legion of One
Type: Event
Cost: 0
Clan: Lion
Action: During a [Military] conflict, choose a character that is participating on your side alone – until the end of the conflict, that character gets +3[Military]. You may remove 1 fate from that character to resolve this ability twice.
Influence: 2
Deck: Conflict
Number: 116
Illustrator: Borja Pindado
Along the River of Gold
Along the River of Gold
Type: Province
Strength: 4
Clan: Neutral
River.
Water role only.
Action: During a conflict at a [Water] province, choose a participating character – switch that character’s base [Military] and [Politics] skill until the end of the conflict.
Element: water
Deck: Province
Number: 101
Illustrator: Alayna Lemmer
Asako Tsuki
Asako Tsuki
Type: Character
Cost: 2
Military Skill: 1
Political Skill: 2
Glory: 2
Clan: Phoenix
Courtier. Scholar. Shugenja. Water.
Reaction: After the [Water] ring is claimed, choose a Scholar character – honor that character.
“History is fixed, but the future flows.”
Deck: Dynasty
Number: 107
Illustrator: Lin Hsiang
Beastmaster Matriarch
Beastmaster Matriarch
Type: Character
Cost: 4
Military Skill: 3
Political Skill: 2
Glory: 2
Clan: Lion
Bushi.
This character gets +2[Military] for each ring in each opponent’s claimed ring pool.
“I have always heard that the Lion’s greatest weapon is their pride.” – Ikoma Ikehata
Deck: Dynasty
Number: 106
Illustrator: Halil Ural
Illustrious Plagiarist
Illustrious Plagiarist
Type: Character
Cost: 4
Military Skill: 1
Political Skill: 3
Glory: 1
Clan: Scorpion
Courtier. Shugenja. Air.
Action: Choose the topmost event in an opponent’s conflict discard pile – this character gains each of that event’s action abilities until the end of the phase.
“All good artists borrow. I am a great artist.”
Deck: Dynasty
Number: 110
Illustrator: Jorge Matar
Iron Mine
Iron Mine
Type: Holding
Strength: +0
Clan: Crab
Mine.
Interrupt: When a character you control would leave play – sacrifice this holding instead.
Deck: Dynasty
Number: 103
Illustrator: Stanislav Dikolenko
Kanjo District

Kanjo District
Type: Holding
Strength: +2
Clan: Phoenix
Imperial.
Limit 1 per deck.
Action: During a conflict, discard the Imperial Favor. Choose a participating character – bow that character and move it home.
Deck: Dynasty
Number: 108
Illustrator: Nele Diel
Kuni Ritsuko
Kuni Ritsuko
Type: Character
Cost: 4
Military Skill: 4
Political Skill: 2
Glory: 1
Clan: Crab
Shugenja. Earth.
Reaction: After this character wins a conflict as a defender, choose an attacking character – remove 1 fate from that character.
“The kami of earth abhor corruption even more than we do. Their aid is ours for the asking.”
Deck: Dynasty
Number: 102
Illustrator: Shen Fei
Miya Satoshi
Miya Satoshi
Type: Character
Cost: 4
Military Skill: 2
Political Skill: 4
Glory: 2
Clan: Neutral
Courtier. Daimyō. Imperial.
Action: Discard cards from your dynasty deck until you discard an Imperial card. Then, discard a card in a non-stronghold province you control and put the discarded Imperial card into that province, faceup.
“You who would speak to the Son of Heaven would do well to speak first to me.”
Deck: Dynasty
Number: 112
Illustrator: Gong Studios
Mono No Aware
Mono No Aware
Type: Event
Cost: 3
Clan: Neutral
Action: Remove 1 fate from each character. Draw 1 card. (Max 1 per round.)
Autumn’s voice falters
Visions of days together
Fade with the new snow
Deck: Conflict
Number: 120
Illustrator: Kevin Zamir Goeke
Oni Mask
Oni Mask
Type: Attachment
Cost: 0
Bonus Military Skill: +1
Bonus Political Skill: +0
Clan: Scorpion
Item. Mask.
Seeker role only.
Attach to a character you control.
Action: During a conflict, remove 1 fate from attached character. Choose a participating character – treat that character as if its printed text box were blank (except for Traits) until the end of the conflict.
Influence: 1
Deck: Conflict
Number: 117
Illustrator: Felipe Gaona
Pillow Book
Pillow Book
Type: Attachment
Cost: 0
Bonus Military Skill: +0
Bonus Political Skill: +0
Clan: Crane
Item.
Action: While attached character is participating in a conflict – reveal the top card of your conflict deck until the end of the conflict. While it remains revealed, you may play that card as if it were in your hand.
Influence: 2
Deck: Conflict
Number: 113
Illustrator: Joyce Maureira
Sake House Confidant
Sake House Confidant
Type: Character
Cost: 2
Military Skill: 1
Political Skill: 1
Glory: 1
Clan: Scorpion
Courtier. Shinobi.
Action: While this character is participating in a conflict, discard the Imperial Favor – each Shinobi character you control gets +2[Politics] until the end of the conflict.
“Would you like to concede?”
Deck: Dynasty
Number: 109
Illustrator: Borja Pindado
Seal of the Dragon
Seal of the Dragon
Type: Attachment
Cost: 0
Bonus Military Skill: +0
Bonus Political Skill: +1
Clan: Dragon
Item. Seal.
Attached character gains the [Dragon] clan symbol and the Monk trait.
In the name of Togashi Yokuni, the Enlightened, Master of the High House of Light, and Champion of the Dragon Clan
Influence: 1
Deck: Conflict
Number: 114
Illustrator: Mauro Dal Bo
Seal of the Unicorn
Seal of the Unicorn
Type: Attachment
Cost: 0
Bonus Military Skill: +1
Bonus Political Skill: +0
Clan: Unicorn
Item. Seal.
Attached character gains the [Unicorn] clan symbol and the Cavalry trait.
In the name of Lady Shinjo Altansarnai, Seeker of the Setting Sun, Khan of Khans, Mistress of the Five Winds, Daimyo of the Shinjo, and the Champion of the Unicorn Clan
Influence: 1
Deck: Conflict
Number: 118
Illustrator: Mauro Dal Bo
Shinjo Scout
Shinjo Scout
Type: Character
Cost: 2
Military Skill: 2
Political Skill: 1
Glory: 1
Clan: Unicorn
Bushi. Cavalry. Scout.
Reaction: After you gain fate for passing in the dynasty phase – gain 1 fate.
“The Scorpion have eyes in every court. We have eyes everywhere else.”
Deck: Dynasty
Number: 111
Illustrator: Leanna Crossan
Silver-Tongued Magistrate
Silver-Tongued Magistrate
Type: Character
Cost: 3
Military Skill: 2
Political Skill: 2
Glory: 1
Clan: Crane
Bushi. Imperial. Magistrate.
While this character is attacking, each other character that has no fate on it does not count its skill toward the resolution of this conflict.
“A beautiful Empire can only be built upon beautiful laws.”
Deck: Dynasty
Number: 104
Illustrator: Jason Juta
Talisman of the Sun
Talisman of the Sun
Type: Attachment
Cost: 1
Bonus Military Skill: +1
Bonus Political Skill: +1
Clan: Unicorn
Item. Meishōdō.
Keeper role only.
Action: During a conflict in which you are the defending player, bow this attachment – move the contested ring to another eligible province and reveal it, if able. That province is now the attacked province.
Influence: 2
Deck: Conflict
Number: 119
Illustrator: Calvin Chua
Togashi Mendicant
Togashi Mendicant
Type: Character
Cost: 1
Military Skill: 1
Political Skill: 1
Glory: 1
Clan: Dragon
Monk. Tattooed.
Reaction: After the fate phase begins – look at the top 3 cards of your dynasty deck. Then, put them back in any order.
“It was but a little I spent to save the kit, but had it cost a Fortune I would not have grudged it.”
Deck: Dynasty
Number: 105
Illustrator: Leanna Crossan
Written in the Stars
Written in the Stars
Type: Event
Cost: 1
Clan: Dragon
Omen.
Action: Select one – place 1 fate on each unclaimed ring with no fate or remove 1 fate from each unclaimed ring.
“The time has come.” – Togashi Mitsu
Influence: 2
Deck: Conflict
Number: 115
Illustrator: Pavel Kolomeyets

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Weight .125 kg