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Art of the Duel (Legend of the Five Rings) [Shawn Carman, Richard Farrese, Douglas Sun, L5r Rpg Masters of Magic. Aeg L5r Legend of the Burning Sands. Art of the Duel – “Set focus Strike!” A samurai of Rokugan who does not thrill to these words is no samurai at all, and wo. The Iaijutsu Duel is one of the defining parts of the L5R mythos, and it is no surprise that the RPG gives it it’s own subsystem for resolving such.

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You are managing resources to achieve an effect on the game board.

He believes in winning a duel at all costs, then starts whinging because that cost happens tye be honor, when his own philosophy on dueling is diametrically opposed to the game’s iteration of honor.

What you are advocating is the latter, and yes you should expect to pay honor in those situations, just as you should expect your opponent to catch on to your obsession with always winning the duels and capitalizing on draining honor from you through those duels. Either honor changes hands or the results of the duel happens or both. No, I don’t believe in winning at all costs.

This gives a very slanted advantage to the loser of the duel and in so doing, unbalances the game. No action in the game is this powerful. Mechanically, once a challenge has been issued and accepted, the process takes place over the course of two combat Rounds. A Crane with a foreigner’s face, and facial hair I can see the Crane spending void during the strike to boost the damage rating of the sword even further in an attempt to deal some truly horrendous damage to the opponent.

Ol5r had many different types of duels including some that were reusable with penalties appropriately defined by the card, and some dues that could not be refused. Seriously, that is some beautiful art and I am ruel the card.


Art of the Duel

Posted October 17, I could duel with Raitsugu with the intention of bidding 1 to take the honor from my opponent. Mirumoto has a military stat of “3”, freshly fielded and untouched. For a lot of players, the way a card looks is directly tied into their ability to remember what each card on the board does.

I gave up when I read his or his friend’s post on the Facebook group stating that if he wins a duel it means the kami favor him and it doesn’t matter if he did things like kick sand in his opponent’s eyes, because he won and that is virtue enough to justify any actions during the duel.

El Arte del Duelo.

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On the third Round of the duel, both characters enter the Strike stage on the Initiative Turn of the slower duelist. Legend of the Five Rings 2nd Edition. I don’t see people complaining about losing honor when they draw 5 cards, I don’t see l5g this person thinks losing honor when they bid 5 in a duel is any different.

The social rules of such duels, and the circumstances giving rise to them, are described in the Book of Air. Occasionally they will throw much higher, but that is usually more of a pleasant surprise.

The current system, in the vast majority of duels, punishes BOTH sides. Ok, so you would pay a fate, or lose a character, for honor.

The dueling rules directly contradict the idea of honorable duelist, by definition. That said, 23 extra translates to 4 Free Raises on the Strike Roll, which from my understanding can be spent on pretty much anything from extra damage to other maneuvers.

Edited October 16, by Tebbo. L5R Legend of the five rings 4e – core rules. No offense to Mirith, but I disagree with this wholeheartedly. Posted October 17, edited. Add a copy to your collection. If both players bid 1, no one loses honor except in the event of Contingency Plans.


Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Dice Pool Roll multiple dice vs target. On the “honor” dial, someplace, there is a number between “2” and “5” that insures this happens. So, the duel is initiated, against a lower military stat character. By adding a common layer to give “depth” you actually reduce the potential variance in the system as every duel has such a strong effect already that adding to it becomes burdening.

This is the norm. Alderac Entertainment Group Edge Entertainment. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: L5t up for a od account in our community. And so our two samurai stand in a moonlit field, staring each other down. Even a PC built up specifically for this purpose — like with the Heart of Vengeance advantage and boosting Air and Void — would at best stand an average chance… at the expense of pretty much everything else….

People complained that the old system of dueling was too powerful, and they may have had a point here or there But now that the fight has changed from Duel to skirmish, the Crane will find that opportunities for safely going into the Center stance are few and far between. If you do, say so. If it keeps me out of the tournies, I say, “F-ck’em, if they can’t take improvements.

I love making custom alt-art cards especially using duuel lot of characters from Avatar The Last Airbeder and The Legend of Korrabut there’s a good reason it’s not allowed at tournaments. This l55r duelists and the majority are supposed to honorable. Currently, there is an exchange of honor based on performance, a tense moment where each player sets up the duel, an exciting reveal of the dial as players find out the results of the duel, and then consequences of resolving the duel.