Way of the Ninja (Oriental Adventures Legend of the Five Rings). Home · Way of the Ninja L5R RPG Masters of Court (Legend of the Five Rings). Read more. L5R/Oriental Adventures: Way of the Ninja. Recently, during a gaming session, I came up with an Absolute Ontological Truth in gaming, which I now call the. Way of the Ninja – “Ninja are nothing more than peasant superstition and an Game Masters running the Second Edition L5R RPG will need a.

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The goal is keeping up plausible deniability. That one seems very specialized, probably kept in the Clan most of the time and deployed only when necessary, like a magical JSOC operator or Treadstone agent.

The numerical score is always a personal evaluation Is it a personal bias? The best way for a cover to hold is if it’s real. Poison people, steal this missive and deliver it to Agent X, gain the confidence of Y and let Z know what you learn The ninja Shugenja school from what, 3rd Edition? I’m more curious about what exactly a ninja does for their day-to-day when they aren’t being sneaky and honor-less.

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People have different opinions all the time, and reasonable discussion is always welcome, so long as it doesn’t break Rule 1. Reset Fields Log in. As far as being a Rokugan book goes, I didn’t find the book to be nearly as interesting or engaging as Ninka of the Samuraiand the book is just as expensive.


The practices that the ninja use were repellent to those who live by the code of Bushido, so at one time oof prominent ninja were executed. It’s very similar to asking what the Shosuro Actor does when they’re not being sneaky and dishonourable.

Actors are deep cover spies. That being the case, the book is a little costly compared to other d20 system books with similar page counts.

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His character sheet says courtier, at least: That can work as an object in the setting, but doesn’t work very well as a character. Ninja typically have a cover that they maintain nunja their off hours, and you would need to maintain that.

Most of the time, I l5f this ninja school spends its non-Infiltratey time posing as farmers, laborers, tradesmen, merchants, ashigaru and even eta or courtesans geisha ninja are more likely to be Actors, IMO.

There is more new d20 stuff than new L5R 2e stuff Posted By Morrus Friday, od December, The most important thing a spy can have is a cover. In Rokugan, the first ninja were originally created by a rather vague edict from the first Hantei emperor. A new system is introduced here similar wway the taint system for recording shadow corruptionand a new prestige class is introduced, the Goju Stalker.


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Rokugan is sometimes referred to as the Emerald Empire. The second chapter covers the Kolat, an organization in Rokugan which wishes to break the rule of humanity away from the kami.

Is it the writing style? Log tge or sign up in seconds. How much of the book is used up on the other gaming system?

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He also pays attention l5 anything of interest to his nation, and regularly writes letters home containing intel. Dojos are training schools that grant small game bonuses to a character trained in the Dojo. Conclusion Overall, the book is mechanically sound, and a fairly decent update to the Rokugan setting, and the book emphasizes expostion and details regarding the Rokugan campaign setting over mechanical details.

Rokugani society is based on aspects of Asian cultures, predominantly Japan, China, Korea and India, as well as their myths and history. If they’re disguised as someone other than themselves, they follow their role.