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Strongholds:
Black Silk Castle
8PS
4GP
0SH
You do not lose Honor from Fate and Spider Clan cards you own.
Battle: Even if this card is bowed, target one of your unbowed Personalities: Remove from the game an enemy player's target dead Personality. Destroy a target enemy Personality with Gold Cost equal to or less than the removed Personality's Gold Cost.
Fixed

The Great Carpenter Wall
9PS
4GP
3SH
Siege Battle: Move home a target defending unit with a total Force and Chi less than or equal to the strength of the current battlefield's province.
"All that we are, and all that we stand for." -Hida Kuon
Fixed

The Western Steppes
7PS
5GP
4SH
Your opposed Personalities have +1F while in an army with more units than the enemy army.
Reaction: After your Personality assigns: Create a 0F/1C/2PH Unicorn Clan, Samurai Personality at his battlefield. Remove it from the game after the Combat Segment at that battlefield ends.
Fixed



Dynasty Cards: Fate Cards:
Regions

Hub of Commerce
Singular
Limited: Bow one of your target Holdings: Bow another target Holding with a base Gold Cost equal to or lower than your Holding's.
"Distasteful as it may be, but wars cannot be fought without money to fund them. Steel and rice are not free." -Yasuki Jinn-Kuen
Common

Prized Farmlands
Farm
Battle: Target one or more of your Ashigaru, Bushi or Budoka Personalities, up to the number of Farms you control: Move them to the battlefield at this card's province. If they moved, straighten their units.
Common

Reihado Shinsei
Temple - Unique
Reaction: Before this card's province is destroyed, if you are a Lion Clan player: Attach this card to another one of your legal provinces.
Battle: If there are any Rings in your discard pile: Give one of your target Personalities +3F.
Rare


Events

Celestial Unrest
Bow all Personalities with a Clan alignment but without their controller's Clan alignment. Each Personality this bowed cannot straighten until after his controller's next Straighten Phase.
"Steel yourselves," Maru warned. "The Age of Man is ending. The Heavens will tolerate mankind's blasphemies no longer."
Uncommon

Coronation of Jade
A target Shugenja Personality permanently gains Jade Champion, +1PH, and the ability "Battle/Open: Even if this card is bowed: Straighten this unit."
"In the fall of 1169, the Imperial families gathered the greatest, most powerful, and most pious of the Empire's priests for the Jade Championship." -The Ikoma Histories
Rare

Hurried Gempukku
Bow any number of your Human Personalities without abilities. Give a +2F Training token to each Personality that this bowed.
"You are young, yes, and untested. But you have shown the strength of character necessary to serve your clan, and the honor of defending the Unicorn lands will now be yours." -Shinjo Shono
Uncommon

The Fall of Shiro Moto
Destroy all Regions with one or more base Battle actions.
"The Lion armies pressed from the east, and the exhausted Junghar could no longer hold them back. Within a matter of hours, the city around Shiro Moto burned, and smoke blotted out the sun." -The Miya Histories
Uncommon

The Third Yasuki War
Until the end of the game, each player who has lost one or more provinces this game may refill one of his provinces face up during each of his turns.
"There are no more harriers. There are only the Daidoji, and that is enough." -Daidoji Kikaze
Rare


Holdings

Daimyo's Vassals
3G
Bow this card: Produce 2 Gold, or 4 Gold when paying for a Personality with your Clan alignment and a base Gold Cost of 10 or greater.
Some peasants have the privilege of serving their lords directly. It is rare, but there are duties that a samurai simply cannot perform.
Rare

Deeds and Words
2G
Bow this card: Produce 2 Gold.
Reaction: Before a player gains or loses Honor during the Action Phase, destroy this card: reduce the gain or loss to 0.
There is no shame, no matter how vile, that one of Imperial birth cannot make simply dissappear.
Pre-release Promo

Demented Craftsman
2G
Legacy
After this card enters play: Lose 1 Honor; if you are a Spider Clan player you may instead gain 1 Honor.
Bow this card: Produce 2 Gold.
"What... what is that?" -Katsu
Uncommon

Militia Training Ground
2G
Bow this card: Produce 2 Gold.
Limited: Bow this card: Create a 0F Follower and attach it to one of your target Personalities.
"Hold the spear higher! Do you wish to stop the man who would kill you, or merely slow him?"
Rare

Remote Farms
2G
Farm
Bow this card: Produce Gold equal to the number of Farm cards in play.
Those clans with holdings not jeopardized by the wars profited greatly from their yield. No soldier, no matter how skilled, can survive on bushido alone.
Uncommon


Personalities: Unaligned

Inu
3F
2C
3HR
7G
3PH
Nonhuman - Spirit - Cavalry
Can not attach cards.
Reaction: When an action would target one of yoru Personalities with 2 or greater Personal Honor at Inu's location: The action instead targets Inu, if legal.
Common

Jinako
3F
4C
0HR
6G
2PH
Ronin - Shugenja - Water - Cavalry
Battle: Bow Jinako: Move your target Personality to Jinako's battlefield.
It is said they are twins, a bushi and shugenja, and that their devotion to one another shames even that of a Phoenix and his Yojimbo.
Uncommon

Otomo Ouga
0F
2C
0HR
5G
2PH
Courtier - Imperial
Reaction: Before you lose Honor from an action that targeted or was performed by your Personality: Ouga commits seppuku. Reduce the Honor loss to 1.
"The clans will suffer for this indignity! Imperial blood still has merit in this Empire!"
Common

Ujina Ukita
3F
2C
2HR
6G
2PH
Hare Clan - Samurai
Battle: If there are any units at the current battlefield: Move Ukita there. If he moved, you may straighten a target Hare Clan or Unaligned Personality.
The Usagi's vassals, the Ujina, are swift and dangerous, like a blade in the night.
Common

Zanaru
4F
3C
0HR
6G
2PH
Ronin - Samurai - Yojimbo
Reaction: After Zanaru moves to a battlefield: Straighten a target non-Samurai Personality at that battlefield.
Rumors persist of a pair of young ronin traveling the countryside, embroiling themselves in the business of the Great Clans.
Common


Personalities: Crab

Hida Bachiatari
4F
3C
0HR
7G
1HR
Crab Clan - Shadowlands - Samurai - Damned
Battle: Bow Bachiatari: Ranged 3 Attack with +1 strength for each province that has been destroyed this game.
"Yes, I have fallen. And yes, I am Crab."
Uncommon

Hida Fubatsu
4F
3C
2HR
7G
2HR
Crab Clan - Naga - Samurai - Artisan - Blacksmith - Hero
Limited: Bow Fubatsu and pay 2 Gold: Create a +2F Armor Item and attach it to your target Personality.
"They say my soul is that of a serpent. The steel still folds, and the sake tastes as sweet, so why should I care?"
Uncommon

Hida Manabu
6F
1C
-HR
8G
1HR
Crab Clan - Berserker
After a card in Manabu's army is destroyed: Manabu gains +1F.
"If the demons will not come to the Wall," he shouted, "then we will go and find them! For the first time, they show their intelligence, by showing their fear of the Crab!"
Common

Hida Nichie
6F
3C
-HR
9G
1HR
Crab Clan - Monk - Berserker - Hero - Experienced - Unique
Reaction: After one of your Berserker Personalities at Nichie's battlefield is destroyed: Nichie gains a Force bonus equal to the Force of the Personality when he was destroyed.
Rare

Hiruma Kaikawa
5F
3C
3HR
8G
3HR
Crab Clan - Samurai - Jade Hand
Dark Virtue actions cannot target Kaikawa.
Kaikawa has +2F/+1C while opposing one or more Shadowlands cards.
"Lord Omen has warned that the Heavens are displeased. We must champion the cause of purity before it is too late."
Common

Kaiu Shoichi
3F
3C
5HR
5G
2HR
Crab Clan - Samurai - Engineer - Siege
Reaction: After engaging, if Shoichi is in the current attacking army and it has fewer units than the opposing army: The Defender chooses units in his current army equal to the difference. Move them home.
"A war against the Crane is hardly a challenge. A war against the Crane and Phoenix? I am intrigued!"
Rare

Kuni Daigo
5F
4C
3HR
10G
2HR
Crab Clan - Shugenja - Earth - Jade - Experienced - Unique - Jade Champion
Battle: Bow a target card opposing Daigo. Destroy the target if it is Shadowlands.
"I will be the light that purifies the Empire. All that live in darkness should fear me, for they will not survive my crusade of fire."
Fixed


Personalities: Crane

Asahina Keitaro
2F
4C
-HR
7G
1HR
Crane Clan - Shadowlands - Daimyo - Courtier - Shugenja - Artisan - Experienced - Loyal - Unique
Maho Reaction: After you attach an Item, give Keitaro a -1C Corruption token: Draw a card.
Rare

Asahina Naoki
1F
3C
6HR
7G
3HR
Crane Clan - Artisan
Your Market holdings straighten during each player's Straighten Phase.
Political Battle: Even if Naoki is not at the current battlefield, pay 3 Gold: Move a target enemy Personality home. Gain 2 Honor.
Rare

Daidoji Teruo
4F
3C
2HR
8G
3HR
Crane Clan - Samurai - Iron Samurai
Battle: Destroy Teruo: Destroy a target enemy unit with 7 or lower Force.
The two armies quieted as the Phoenix force drew near. Their commander bowed. "My friends," he shouted. "The Elemental Masters politely request that your conflict be halted."
Uncommon

Doji Ayano
2F
4C
10HR
7G
4HR
Crane Clan - Courtier - Samurai - Experienced - Unique
Political Open: Bow Ayano: Target a Personality. His controller may bow him. If he is now unbowed, he can not assign to attack this turn.
Rare

Doji Chitose
3F
3C
6HR
7G
3HR
Crane Clan - Courtier - Samurai - Gunso
Reaction: Even if Chitose is bowed, after a Political action resolves: Move your target Personality to Chitose's location. Straighten the target if he moved.
"Wars come and wars go. Masked assassins, however, apparently never go out of style."
Uncommon

Doji Sakurako
0F
3C
6HR
5G
2HR
Crane Clan - Courtier
Political Reaction: After a player announces a Battle action before the Defender's first normal opportunity to act or pass, if Sakurako is at the current battlefield, discard the Imperial Favor: Negate the action's effects.
Uncommon

Kakita Michihiro
0F
2C
20HR
2G
2HR
Crane Clan - Artisan
Your honorable Artisans at Michihiro's location can not be dishonored.
Polite applause for the artisan's brilliance was interrupted when a servant burst into the chamber. "The Lady Otomo!" the girl shrieked. "She... she has been murdered!"
Common


Personalities: Dragon

Kitsuki Mayako
2F
4C
8HR
6G
4HR
Dragon Clan - Samurai - Magistrate
After another player's Personality is dishonored: Gain 1 Honor.
Battle: Bow Mayako: Move home a target enemy Personality with lower Personal Honor.
"These reports from the capital are wrong. They must be."
Uncommon

Kitsuki Nagiken
3F
4C
5HR
8G
4HR
Dragon Clan - Samurai - Magistrate - Justicar - Duelist - Experienced - Unique
Reaction: After a Personality at Nagiken's battlefield is dishonored: Nagiken interrogates him. Target and bow the Personality. Reduce his Force to 0. Gain 2 Honor.
Rare

Mirumoto Atsushi
3F
4C
3HR
7G
2HR
Dragon Clan - Samurai - Gunso
When Atsushi enters play: Give him 4 Arrow tokens.
Fire Battle: Bow Atsushi: Destroy any number of Arrow tokens on him (including zero). Ranged 3 Attack with +2 strength for each Arrow token this destroyed.
Uncommon

Mirumoto Otohiko
3F
3C
5HR
8G
3HR
Dragon Clan - Samurai - Kensai
After Otohiko enters play: You may create a +2F Weapon Item card and attach it to him.
Battle: Bow one of Otohiko's Weapons: Give a target enemy Personality or Follower -3F.
"You presume much, Mantis. You are not welcome here."
Rare

Mirumoto Toshiyuki
3F
3C
0HR
7G
2HR
Dragon Clan - Samurai - Kensai
Toshiyuki has +1F during the Action Phase.
Limited: Give a +1F token to a target Weapon attached to Toshiyuki.
"With one blade I can but snuff a single flame. With both, I could extinguish all three."
Common

Togashi Binya
0F
3C
5HR
5G
2HR
Dragon Clan - Monk - Tattooed
Battle: Set a target Personality's Force to Binya's Force.
"The Kitsuki discovered evidence that one of their own was responsible, and yet the Kitsuki alone care about evidence, so no one else holds them at fault. What an intriguing riddle!"
Common

Togashi Hogai
6F
2C
-HR
8G
0HR
Dragon Clan - Monk - Experienced Hitomi Hogai - Unique - Madman - Tattooed
Reaction: Before Hogai would be destroyed: Negate the destruction. Dishonor him.
"These fools called the Spider sealed their fate when they made enemies of the Togashi. THey have never seen anything like me."
Rare


Personalities: Lion

Akodo Itoku
1F
3C
7HR
5G
3HR
Lion Clan - Samurai - Paragon - Tactician
Reaction: After Itoku enters play, discard a card: Search your Fate deck for a Bushido Virtue. Show it. Put it into your hand.
He pointed to the spires in the distance. "Lord Yoshino requires a path to the Khan's door!" he shouted. "Who will clear it?" The cry of "Akodo" was deafening.
Rare

Akodo Sadahige
4F
3C
5HR
8G
3HR
Lion Clan - Samurai - Tactician - Experienced - Unique
Battle: Remove a Fate card in your discard pile from the game: Bow a target enemy card without attachments. If you removed a Bushido Virtue, destroy the target and gain 1 Honor.
Rare

Ikoma Asa
1F
3C
7HR
4G
3HR
Lion Clan - Artisan - Historian - Poet
Lion Clan Samurai you own in and out of play have +1 Honor Requirement, +1PH, and a maximum Personal Honor of 5.
"It is said the Lion are no threat in court, because they do not understand it." Nagori grinned. "I trust no one foolish enough to believe it."
Uncommon

Matsu Daichi
3F
3C
0HR
6G
0HR
Lion Clan - Samurai - Deathseeker
Daichi has +1F while attacking.
Reaction: After another player's action destroys Daichi during a battle: Destroy a target enemy Follower or Personality without Followers at the current battlefield. Gain 1 Honor.
Common

Matsu Takeko
3F
3C
7HR
6G
3HR
Lion Clan - Samurai - Hero - Experienced - Unique
Ranged Attacks targeting Takeko have -3 strength.
After another player's Battle action resolves: Give a target Personality opposing Takeko who performed it -2F.
Rare

Matsu Ushio
4F
3C
0HR
7G
0HR
Lion Clan - Samurai - Deathseeker - Hero
Battle: Destroy Ushio: Destroy a target enemy card with equal or lower Gold Cost. Gain 2 Honor.
He laughed with Unicorn arrows in his body, and Unicorn blood on his blade. "Redemption!" he screamed. "Redemption and death!"
Uncommon

Matsu Yosa
2F
3C
7HR
6G
4HR
Lion Clan - Samurai - Paragon
Battle: Ranged 2 Attack.
Battle: Discard a Bushido Virtue: Ranged 4 Attack. Gain 1 Honor.
"Lady Matsu," the Kitsu priest said, his head bowed in reverence. "She has spoken to us at last, and her words were a warning most dire."
Common


Personalities: Mantis

Kitsune Engo
3F
4C
-HR
7G
2HR
Mantis Clan - Shugenja - Artisan - Master Artificer
Reaction: When paying the Gold Cost of an Item entering play, bow Engo: Produce 3 Gold.
Limited: Transfer one or more of your target Items between Personalities you control. Straighten all Items that this transferred.
Common

Moshi Chuuya
3F
3C
0HR
6G
2HR
Mantis Clan - Samurai - Magistrate
After a Ranged Attack action resolves that was performed by a Personality in Chuuya's army: You may move the Personality home.
"Aid the Spider in their departure from the Shinomen," Naizen ordered. "Then inform them that our debt is paid in full."
Uncommon

Tsuruchi Akinobu
3F
1C
-HR
5G
0HR
Mantis Clan - Aspirant - Bushi
Battle: Ranged Attack with strength equal to the number of Farm cards you control.
"I was but a poor ronin, given a chance to better myself. I would die before I returned to a life of hungry wandering."
Common

Tsuruchi Taiga
4F
3C
0HR
8G
1HR
Mantis Clan - Samurai - Commander
Battle: Bow a target attachment. Straighten a target Personality.
"The bandits call themselves Tengoku's Justice," the old magistrate sneered. "Their arrogance is without limit, and the Dragon have ignored them for far too long."
Uncommon

Yoritomo Eriko
4F
4C
4HR
7G
3HR
Mantis Clan - Samurai - Magistrate - Naval - Experienced - Unique
Reaction: After another of your Personalities moves to or from Eriko's battlefield: Bow a target Personality at Eriko's battlefield.
"I do not know why the old man let me live, but I will never forget his final lesson."
Rare

Yoritomo Fushou
4F
4C
2HR
8G
3HR
Mantis Clan - Samurai - Magistrate - Naval - First Mate of the Unknown Path
Battle: Bow a target dishonorable Personality without attachments.
"I cannot imagine how anyone so honorable could be Buntaro's first mate, much less his lifelong friend." -Moshi Kalani
Rare

Yoritomo Han-ku
4F
3C
-HR
7G
1HR
Mantis Clan - Samurai - Naval - Unique - Captain of the Venture
Battle: If Han-ku is at a battlefield: He tacks against the prevailing wind. Move him to another battlefield where there are enemy units.
"Of course they call me a pirate. I am a Mantis, am I not? If I am to be called such regardless, then I may as well profit."
Rare


Personalities: Naga



Personalities: Phoenix

Agasha Sanami
2F
4C
6HR
7G
4HR
Phoenix Clan - Shugenja - Fire
Fire Reaction: After you resolve an action on a Spell: Increase your target Personality's Force by the Spell's Focus Value.
"She is much different from the other Agasha: conservative, traditional, and contemplative. Perhaps she will be more amenable." - Ikoma Yasuko
Common

Asako Bushiken
4F
3C
4HR
7G
3HR
Phoenix Clan - Monk - Golden Arm Prodigy
Battle: Target an enemy Personality. His controller bows a number of cards in that unit equal to the number of Spells and Rings you control, or one, whichever is greater.
"Crab and Crane turn their blades against one another. I can save their lives, if not their reputations."
Common

Isawa Kyoko
1F
3C
10HR
4G
3HR
Phoenix Clan - Shugenja - Air - Experienced - Unique
Air Battle: Bow Kyoko and move her home: She pacifies the enemy. Move a target enemy Personality home. If he moved, bow him and gain 1 Honor.
Rare

Isawa Miniko
2F
3C
8HR
6G
3HR
Phoenix Clan - Shugenja - Water
Water Open: If it is not your turn: Target another player's Personality. After the next time this turn he assigns or moves, give him and all his Followers -2F, and gain 1 Honor.
"Though cruder and more senseless, war is a dance like that of the elements."
Uncommon

Isawa Wakasa
3F
3C
6HR
7G
3HR
Phoenix Clan - Shugenja - Earth - Mountaineer
Earth Reaction: After a player announces a Battle action before the Defender's first normal opportunity to act, if Wakasa is at the current battlefield, discard a card: Negate the action's effects. Gain 2 honor if you discarded a Spell.
Rare

Shiba Erena
4F
4C
4HR
8G
3HR
Phoenix Clan - Samurai - Commander
After Erena enters play: Create a 2F/2C/2PH Phoenix Clan, Shugenja, Void Personality at Erena's location.
Tsukimi pointed to the plains. "If these tactics continue, famine will blight this region for years to come. The war may continue, but the land must be preserved."
Rare

Shiba Ritsuo
3F
3C
5HR
7G
3HR
Phoenix Clan - Samurai - Yojimbo
Ritsuo has +2F for each Elemental Master you control.
Open: Even if Ritsuo is dead: Straighten all Spells and Elemental Masters in a target unit.
"There will be repercussions, my lords. I will ensure you face none of them."
Uncommon


Personalities: Scorpion

Bayushi Chikayo
2F
3C
0HR
6G
1HR
Scorpion Clan - Samurai - Yojimbo
Battle: Move your target opposed Courtier home. Move Chiyako to the current battlefield. If the Courtier moved, the enemy leader loses 2 Honor.
She laughed as the Spider's blood stained the ground. "Next time they should send a challenge."
Common

Bayushi Ikkou
3F
3C
-HR
7G
1HR
Scorpion Clan - Courtier - Samurai
Political Battle: Give a target enemy Personality -2F. Move Ikkou home. If he moved, the enemy leader loses 1 Honor.
"Leak information to the Toritaka as to where the Spider are hiding," Paneki said. "When the Spider flee, we will slay their master."
Common

Bayushi Ryouya
4F
3C
-HR
8G
2HR
Scorpion Clan - Samurai - Bitter Lies - Kensai
Ryouya has Duelist while he has a Weapon attached.
Battle: Destroy a Weapon attached to Ryouya: Ranged 3 Attack that can target a Personality with attached Followers.
Rare

Bayushi Tenbin
3F
3C
-HR
8G
1HR
Scorpion Clan - Ninja - Scout - Master Killer
Recon Open: Target a province. Your Personalities at its battlefield this turn contribute Force to their unit even while bowed.
"No one is safe from his blade. Not Lion, not Crab, not even the Lady Otomo." -Soshi Uidori
Rare

Bayushi Yousui
2F
3C
-HR
6G
1HR
Scorpion Clan - Samurai - Bitter Lies - Kensai
Battle: If Yousui has a Weapon attached: Bow a target Personality with no attachments.
"The Bitter Lies samurai have never been more than a joke or a dispensible tool. Kwanchai's wife, however, has turned them into something greater." -Yogo Koji
Uncommon

Shosuro Hirobumi
3F
3C
-HR
7G
2HR
Scorpion Clan - Samurai - Ninja - Gunso
Reaction: After your target Personality at Hirobumi's location bows, bow Hirobumi: Straighten the Personality.
The gunso bowed. "Our agents in the Lion lands report that Lady Matsu has appeared before the Kitsu. The news is far worse than we had feared."
Uncommon

Soshi Tishi
2F
3C
-HR
7G
1HR
Scorpion Clan - Samurai - Historian - Imperial - Experienced - Unique
Political Reaction: Before a player gains Honor during battle (including resolution): Negate the gain.
"They have been led by a coward, a traitor, and a beast. We must protect them from their folly." -Shosuro Toson
Rare


Personalities: Spider

Chuda Jinsei
3F
4C
-HR
7G
0HR
Spider Clan - Shadowlands - Shugenja
Lose 4 Honor.
Your created Personalities have +1F.
Maho Limited: Pay 2 Gold: Create a 0F/1C/0PH Shadowlands, Samurai, Undead Personality in your home. Lose 2 Honor.
Uncommon

Daigotsu Gyoken
5F
3C
-HR
7G
1HR
Spider Clan - Shadowlands - Samurai - Lost - Experienced - Unique
Lose 6 Honor.
Battle: Even if bowed: Gyoken is relentless. Move Gyoken to the current battlefield if he assigned there or if there are any enemy units there. Straighten his unit if he moved.
Rare

Daigotsu Harushi
4F
3C
-HR
7G
0HR
Spider Clan - Shadowlands - Samurai - Paragon - Dark Dreams
Lose 3 Honor.
Battle: Bow Harushi or discard a card: Destroy a target enemy attachment. If you discarded a Dark Virtue, you may take an additional Battle action.
Common

Daigotsu Masisha
2F
3C
-HR
6G
2HR
Spider Clan - Courtier - Loyal - Master of Lies
Political Limited: A target player loses 1 Honor.
"Your enemies are all around you. They have you defeated, my friend," he whispered. "There is someone who can help you, if you are only willing to listen."
Uncommon

Fatina
3F
3C
-HR
7G
0HR
Spider Clan - Shugenja - Jackal
Lose 3 Honor.
Reaction: Even if Fatina is bowed, after a Perosonality is destroyed: Create a 2F/2C/0PH Shadowlands, Undead, Ghul Personality in your current army or your home. Lose 2 Honor.
Rare

Michio
6F
4C
-HR
10G
0HR
Spider Clan - Monk - Paragon - Experienced - Unique - Dark Dominion
Lose 6 Honor.
Reaction: After an action resolves: Bow or straighten a target Personality who performed it.
"All paths are not equal. All paths are not true."
Fixed

Tetsuo
4F
4C
-HR
7G
0HR
Spider Clan - Monk
Battle: Bow a target enemy card with no attachments. If the target was an attachment, destroy it.
"Katashi was arrogant, and he was punished for his failures. He has risen from them even stronger, however. This is the power of Michio's path. This is the strength of the Spider."
Common


Personalities: Unicorn

Iuchi Ietsuna
4F
3C
4HR
8G
3HR
Unicorn Clan - Shugenja - Cavalry - Water
Water Open: Straighten your target Personality with Personal Honor of 3 or more.
"Are the Crab not our allies, Tsusung?"
"Yes, but the Khan failed at the capital, and the Crab despise weakness. We dare not risk it."

Uncommon

Moto Yong-tai
4F
3C
-HR
9G
2HR
Unicorn Clan - Shugenja - Cavalry - Experienced - Unique - Hidden Guard
Reaction: After an action resolves that moved a Personality: Target and bow the Personality. Straighten one of your target Personalities.
Flavor text omitted due to spoilers.
Rare

Shinjo Genya
2F
3C
0HR
7G
2HR
Unicorn Clan - Samurai - Cavalry
Battle: Bow a target enemy non-Unique Personality with no attachments and higher Force.
"There are reports of Crab moving through the Shinomen. Our orders are to intercept them before they can reinforce the Lion flank."
Common

Shinjo Naota
4F
3C
0HR
8G
2HR
Unicorn Clan - Samurai - Cavalry - Scout - Wanderer
Naota has +2F while a Terrain is in play at his battlefield.
Naota has +2F while any Regions are attached to his battlefield's province.
Common

Shinjo Shono
5F
4C
4HR
11G
3HR
Unicorn Clan - Daimyo - Samurai - Cavalry - Commander - Tactician - Experienced 4 - Loyal - Unique
Personalities lose Duelist while facing Shono in a duel.
Reaction: Even if Shono is bowed, after Cavalry Maneuvers: Assign one of your target Cavalry Personalities to a battlefield, even if he is bowed. If you are the Defender, straighten him.
Fixed

Shinjo T'sao
3F
2C
2HR
9G
2HR
Unicorn Clan - Samurai - Cavalry - Tactician - Topaz Champion
Tactical Reaction: After you declare an attack: Target one of the Defender's Samurai Personalities. The Defender must assign him during Infantry Maneuvers this attack.
Uncommon

Utaku Fusae
3F
2C
5HR
7G
4HR
Unicorn Clan - Samurai - Cavalry - Battle Maiden
Shono led his armies on a lightning strike into the heart of the Lion armies, desperate to stop their advance before Shiro Moto was razed to the ground. The forces of Akodo Shigetoshi, however, could not be stopped.
Rare


Personalities: Shadowlands
Muduro no Oni
4F
4C
-HR
6G
0PH
Shadowlands - Nonhuman - Oni
Lose 6 Honor.
Battle: Bow your target Nonhuman Personality or Follower: Straighten one of your target Nonhuman Personalities or Followers.
"Fortunes!" Zanaru sword. "What a monster!"
"Monster?" Jinako laughed. "I only see a challenge!"

Uncommon

Mukku
2F
2C
-HR
4G
0PH
Shadowlands - Nonhuman - Goblin - Scout
Lose 3 Honor.
Recon Open: Target a province. While Mukku is at that province's battlefield this turn, he has Tactician, and your actions from Action cards can not target him.
Common

Pokku
4F
3C
-HR
6G
1PH
Shadowlands - Nonhuman - Goblin - Scout - Experienced - Unique
Lose 3 Honor.
Battle: Transfer a target enemy attachment to Pokku, ignoring restrictions on attaching.
Fear Battle: Even if Pokku is bowed: Move him home.
Rare

Actions

An Act of Disdain
0G
Political Open: Destroy your target unbowed Courtier Personality with 3 or greater Personal Honor: Target another player's Personality. After each time this turn he assigns or an action resolves that he performed, dishonor him and gain 3 Honor.
3Fo
Rare

Arrogant Dismissal
0G
Battle: Move a target enemy attacking Personality home. Gain 2 Honor. The target's controller may bow him. If he bows, you lose 7 Honor.
"I do not need to defeat you, oaf," she shouted. "Why dirty my hands when others will do it for me!"
2Fo
Common

A Warrior's Patience
0G
Bushido Virtue Reaction: Before your End Phase begins, if this card is in your discard pile, target your Samurai with 4 or more Personal Honor, or your Paragon: Put this card in your hand.
"Wait," the gunso said. "These are just scouts."
2Fo
Rare

Behind Enemy Lines
0G
You may play this card even if there are other Terrains in play.
Terrain Battle: Negate the destruction of other Terrains while this card is in play.
Shono's men shrieked like demons as they charged, and even the Lion faltered ever so slightly.
1Fo
Common

Besieged
0G
Unique
Open: Destroy a target Personality you own and control: Increase or decrease the strength of all players' provinces by the Personality's base Chi.
"The eyes! For the Fortunes' sake, shoot the eyes!"
4Fo
Rare

Black and White
0G
Bushido Virtue - Dark Virtue
Battle:Bow your target Paragon: Destroy a target enemy card without attachments. Gain 1 Honor if your Paragon has 3 or more Personal Honor; otherwise, lose 3 Honor.
The line between right and wrong is hard to see in battle.
1Fo
Uncommon

Brink of Exhaustion
0G
Unique
Battle: Give your target Personality -3C permanently: Straighten him. If he is in play, take an additional Battle action to use one of his Battle abilities, even if it was already used this turn. Bow him.
3Fo
Rare

Contested Ownership
3G
Political Limited: Target your unbowed Courtier: Target an attachment. Its controller may choose to destroy the attachment. If he chooses not to, he loses 2 Honor, and the attachment's Personality is dishonored.
"The spoon belonged to a Dragon. Everyone knows that."
1Fo
Common

Coordinated Movement
0G
Focus Effect: If this Personality is a Commander, raise this card's Focus Value to 4.
Battle: Target your unbowed Commander: Give each of your opposed Personalities and Followers at the current battlefield +1F, or +2F if the Personality or Follower is a Samurai.
1Fo
Rare

Crude Trap
0G
Battle: Bow your target Scout Personality: He lures an enemy into a pit trap. Bow a target enemy Personality. Destroy him if he has lower Chi than your Scout, or no attachments.
"I hate those things," the Hiruma sneered. "At least they cull the stupid from our ranks."
3Fo
Rare

Darkness Unleashed
0G
Kiho Battle: Target your unbowed Monk: Ranged Attack equal to your Monk's entering-play Honor loss. You may target an enemy Perosnality or Follower and reduce its Force by your Monk's Chi.
"Your mind is weak. Your will is nothing."
2Fo
Uncommon

Death Trance
0G
Battle: Destroy your target unbowed Berserker Personality: You may not target cards in your army with actions until after this battle ends. After this battle's Resolution Segment begins, give a Force bonus to each Personality in this army equal to their Force.
2Fo
Rare

Devastating Blow
0G
Heroic Shout Reaction: After you resolve an action on an Action card that bowed a card in an enemy army, target a Berserker in your current army: Destroy a target card without attachments in the unit of the bowed card.
"Bah, now my tetsubo will smell like perfume."
2Fo
Rare

Dissolution
0G
Battle: Target your unbowed Commander: Straighten all Followers in your army.
"The Spider are safe, escorted from the Shinomen as promised," the Mantis said. "Our debt is paid. Now, fire at my command."
2Fo
Uncommon

Duel of Champions
0G Unique
Limited: Target your Unique Personality: Target another player's Unique Personality. After the next time this game either of them assigns or moves to oppose the other, your Personality challenges the other Personality. Destroy the loser. The winner gains 2 Honor.
4Fo
Rare

Final Sacrifice
0G
Reaction: When an action would target a Personality you control, target your Yojimbo: The action targets him instead, if legal.
"She threw herself in front of me and saved my life. How dreary to have to find a replacement."
4Fo
Uncommon

A Glorious Path to Victory
0G
Battle: Rehonor all Personalities at this battlefield. You may give your target opposed Samurai Personality a Force bonus equal to his Personal Honor.
"Follow me, brothers! Today we may die, or claim victory! Either way, our tale lives forever!"
3Fo
Common

Hamstrung
0G
Focus Effect: Lower this card's Focus Value by an amount from 0 to 4: Gain Honor equal to the amount it was lowerd by.
Reaction: Before a target Personality moves into an attacking army: Negate the movement.
"Not so fast, little scout," he whispered.
4Fo
Rare

Heaven's Fire
0G
Fire Kiho Limited: Target your unbowed Shugenja: Target another player's Personality. The player may choose to give him -3C and have you lose 5 Honor. If he does not choose this, you gain 3 Honor.
"You Phoenix are not indestructible. Let me show you something I have learned."
1Fo
Uncommon

Inspirational Address
0G
Battle: Attach a Follower from your hand or discard pile to your target Personality, paying 1 less gold.
"The Crab and Crane may hate us, but we do only what we must, for the Empire. Our lives, our souls, for the Phoenix!"
1Fo
Common

Insurmountable Obstacle
0G
Terrain Battle: After each time an action moves a Personality home from this battlefield, dishonor him. You may take an additional Battle action after playing this Terrain.
"Who has the courage to face me? Who is brave enough to look death in the eye?"
1Fo
Uncommon

I Will Not Die Alone!
0G
Battle: Destroy your target unbowed Deathseeker Personality: Destroy a target enemy unit with Force less than the Force plus Chi of your Deathseeker. Gain 2 Honor.
"You will die, Moto!" the Lion hissed through his own blood. "Just as will your Khan!"
3Fo
Uncommon

Kata of the North Wind
0G
Kata Limited: Put this card into play in your home. Discard any other Kata cards there. While this card is in your home you have the ability, "Battle: Bow one of your Weapons: Straighten its Personality."
"Let it flow through you and guide you.:
1Fo
Rare

Keeping the Peace
0G
Political Reaction: After the Imperial Favor is discarded to pay a cost of an action, if you control two Personalities with different Clan alignments: Negate the effects of the action.
"Jimen-sama!" Nagori shouted. "Daigo-sama! My lords, please!"
2Fo
Common

Lightening the Load
0G
Air Kiho Open: Target your Monk or Shugenja: Target a number of Personalities up to your Monk or Shugenja's Chi. Straighten all attachments in the target Personalities' units.
Neither samurai nor peasant, monks enjoy the unique ability to perform any duty they please without shame.
2Fo
Uncommon

Masterpiece
0G
Limited:Bow your target Artisan Personality: Remove a target card in any player's discard pile from the game. Create a Holding card with the trait, "Bow this card: Produce 2 Gold."; the Holding enters play bowed.
"It is as breathtaking as I had been told!"
3Fo
Uncommon

Masters of Steel
0G
Reaction: Before one of your Personalities is destroyed, destroy one of his Weapons: Negate his destruction.
Battle: Target your unbowed Kensai: Bow a target enemy Personality with lower Force.
Sparks showered the earth as steel met steel.
2Fo
Rare

One after Another
0G
Political Open: Target your unbowed Courtier: Target a Personality. Players may not use abilities on any Personality with the Personality's title this turn. Lose 1 Honor.
"After a while, they all look the same. I have no interest in monotony."
3Fo
Rare

Patron of the Arts
0G
Battle: If you control an Artisan and there are any enemy units at the current battlefield: Increase its province's strength by the number of Artisans you control. After the battle ends, if it was at a province that was not destroyed in the battle's resolution, gain 3 Honor.
3Fo
Common

Questionable Patron
0G
Political Open: Bow your target Courtier: Straighten a target Personality with lower Personal Honor. If the target Personality was dishonorable, rehonor him and gain 2 Honor.
"My friends," Jimen said, "clearly Matabei-san is not at fault. The Empress took her own life."
2Fo
Common

Reckless Abandon
0G
Reaction: After your target Deathseeker at the current battlefield is destroyed by an action or battle resolution: Give a target enemy Personality or Follower at the current battlefield a -4F token. Gain 3 Honor.
"A pity. I will have to look elsewhere for what I seek."
3Fo
Uncommon

Rejoining the Fight
0G
Battle: Target one or two of your Personalities who have been moved from the current battlefield by other player's actions: If there are any enemy units at the current battlefield, move your targets there. Straighten them if they moved.
2Fo
Uncommon

Removing the Advantage
0G
Reaction: After engaging in a battle: Negate the effects of the first Terrain action or action on a Region any other player takes during this battle.
Reaction: After engaging in a battle, if you control a unit at the current battlefield: Play a Terrain card as an additional Battle action.
2Fo
Uncommon

Rewards of Experience
0G
Battle: Target your unbowed Samurai Personality: Bow a target enemy unit with lower Force than your Samurai's Force. While your Samurai remains unbowed and at the current battlefield, negate the straightening of any cards in the enemy unit.
2Fo
Rare

Secret Passages
0G
Reaction: After Cavalry Maneuvers, target your unbowed Personality: Assign him to a battlefield with one or more enemy units, even if he already assigned in this attack.
Moving through the Scorpion lands is always dangerous, for the roads are rarely the quickest route.
1Fo
Common

Seized Assets
0G
Recon Open: Target a province. Once this turn, after you assign a Personality to the province's battlefield, you may attach a card from your hand to him (paying all costs). If the card attaches, draw a card and lose 3 Honor.
2Fo
Common

Selfless Politics
0G
Political Open: Target a Personality. After the next time he assigns to attack you this turn, gain 2 Honor and dishonor him.
"The Lion swore to protect the city, yet look at what has happened," the Phoenix said. "We must set aside glory and politics, and look to the future."
3Fo
Uncommon

Shameful Injury
0G
Battle: Even if you have no units at the current battlefield: Negate all current Force bonuses and penalties a target Personality has received from actions. Until the end of the turn, negate all new Force bonuses or penalties on him from actions.
4Fo
Common

Skilled Defense
0G
Battle: Target your Yojimbo: Target up to two units without a Yojimbo. Bow all attachments in the target units.
"Yes, yes, you are quite intimidating and clearly I am terrified. All the same, you will not set one hand on my charge."
3Fo
Common

Song of the World
0G
Void Kiho Open: Target your Monk or Shugenja: Look at the top 5 cards of your Fate deck. You may rearrange them.
"The Heavens grow weary of man's arrogance," Lady Matsu's spirit said. "The time has come for true order to be restored, in heaven and on earth."
4Fo
Rare

Sowing Suspicion
0G
Open: Bow a target Human Personality who is aligned to a Clan other than his controller's. He can not straighten until his controller's second Straighten Phase from now.
"There is no bond so tight that it cannot be torn asunder," the Chuda whispered.
2Fo
Common

Strength of Arms
0G
Battle: Give your target opposed Personality +1F for each Samurai in his army.
"The chief problem in fighting the Crab," Kikaze spat, "is that their cursed peasants are nearly as stubborn as they are."
2Fo
Common

Swift Sword Cut
0G
Battle: Target your Kensai Personality and bow him or his Weapon: Destroy a target enemy Follower, Item or Personality with no attached cards and Force equal to less than your Kensai's Chi.
"You fought well. I will remember you."
2Fo
Uncommon

The Emperor's Road
0G
Water Kiho Battle: Target your unbowed Monk or Shugenja at the current battlefield: Move him to another battlefield or to your home.
"Greetings, my friend. I just spoke to our lord, and he bid me bring you a message."
2Fo
Rare

The Final Wave
0G
Limited: If you have no cards in either your Fate or Dynasty deck: Bring all face-up Personalities in your provinces into play, waiving costs and ignoring restrictions.
"Take up the weapons," the lord ordered. "You are servants no more, but the last of my soldiers."
4Fo
Common

The Last One
0G
Open: Target your Personality: Destroy all of your other Personalities. If this destroyed at least four Personalities, your target permanently gains +4F, and until the end of the game, other players' actions can not bow, dishonor, move, or destroy him.
4Fo
Rare

The Tale of Tsukuro
0G
Unique
Limited: Lose 8 Honor. Your target Personality permanently gains Shadowlands and the ability: "Battle: Move one or more of your target Shadowlands Personalities to the current battlefield."
4Fo
Rare

Usurpation
0G
Battle: Target your unbowed defending Personality: Move home a target enemy Personality with lower Personal Honor. Gain 2 Honor.
"The Otomo wish to thank the Phoenix for their valor, and appoint them custodians of the Imperial City."
3Fo
Rare

Web of Pain
0G
Maho Kiho Battle: Bow your target Shadowlands Monk or Shugenja: Destroy a target enemy Personality with Chi equal to or less than the total number of Dark Virtue cards in all discard piles. Lose 4 Honor.
"Please, struggle. It will only prolong your pain."
1Fo
Common

Yin and Yang
0G
Open: Show your hand (to all players): Target a Personality. He has a minimum Chi of 1 until after the turn ends. Give him -3F/-3C.
"I have nothing to hide from you, Daigo my friend," Jimen smiled. "Indeed, there is much we can accomplish together. Do not let your reign be one of prejudice."
1Fo
-Common


Followers

Fortified Cavalry
4F
0C
2HR
7G
Cavalry
Can only attach to a Samurai.
Before this card's Personality is destroyed by another player's action, remove this card from the game: Negate the Personality's destruction, create a 4F Cavalry Follower, and attach it to him.
4Fo
Uncommon

Gunso Hiroshi
2F
0C
2HR
3G
Gunso
Can only attach to a Lion Clan Personality.
After this card leaves play: Remove it from the game.
Battle: If this card is in your discard pile: Attach it to your target Personality (paying all costs)
"Today our war with the Unicorn ends forever!"
4Fo
Rare

Gunso Kisho
2F
0C
0HR
3G
Gunso
Can only attach to a Mantis Clan Personality.
Battle: Ranged 2 Attack.
Reaction: After the target of a Ranged Attack from another card in this army is chosen: Increase that Ranged Attack's strength by 2.
4Fo
Rare

Gunso Raiden
2F
0C
2HR
3G
Gunso - Yojimbo
Can only attach to a Phoenix Clan Personality.
Battle: Bow this card: Give a target enemy Personality -4F. Gain 1 Honor.
"The other clans prefer a divided, bickering Phoenix. They shall remain disappointed."
4Fo
Rare

Shiotome
3F
0C
3HR
3G
Cavalry - Battle Maiden
Can only attach to a Cavalry Personality.
This card has -3F while this Personality is dishonorable.
The Utaku serve whom they are commanded to serve, but their spirit depends upon their lord's honor.
1Fo
Uncommon

Taoist Archer
5F
0C
0HR
8G
Reaction: After this card enters play: Draw a card.
Battle: Ranged 5 Attack.
"You need not see the target to know it is there. Why then must you see the target to strike it?"
2Fo
Rare

Tengoku's Justice
2F
0C
1HR
3G
Cavalry
Battle: Target an enemy Personality. His Followers may not use their base abilities until the end of the turn.
"Stand aside, Dragon," the Mantis cautioned. "If you will not take action against the bandits in your lands, then we will."
2Fo
Common

Yobanjin Mercenaries
3F
0C
0HR
3G
Lose 2 Honor.
Each player may use Yobanjin Mercenaries' base ability once per turn, even if another player has used it that turn.
Open: Even if this card is bowed, pay 3 Gold: Transfer this card to your target Personality. Lose 2 Honor.
2Fo
Common


Items

Armor of Command
+2F
+0C
4G
Armor
This Personality has Commander, +1PH, and a maximum Personal Honor of 5.
"It identifies a commander to his men, but also makes him a target. It is crafted well enough that it rarely matters, however." -Akodo Shigetoshi
2Fo
Common

Armor of Toshigoku
+3F
+0C
4G
Armor
Reaction: After this card's Personality is destroyed: The inner spirit of the armor comes alive. Create a 3F/1C/2PH Nonhuman, Spirit, Samurai Personality in your current army or in your home.
1Fo
Uncommon

Blade of Awe
+2F
+1C
4G
After this card bows: Straighten it.
Battle: Destroy a target enemy Follower.
"All who look upon it are taken aback by its beauty. Oddly enough, as a result it makes the perfect weapon for a courtier." -Ikoma Korin
4Fo
Rare

Blade of the Pure Soul
+2F
+1C
4G
Weapon - Unique
Battle: Bow this card: You may destroy a target Item in the enemy army. If there are now no Items in the enemy army, give this Personality +2F.
Omen rewards those who serve his cause well.
4Fo
Rare

Customized Armor
+2F
+0C
4G
Armor - Unique
This Personality has a minimum Chi of 4.
Ranged attacks targeting this Personality have -3 strength.
Battle: Rehonor this Personality.
3Fo
Rare

Kensai's Blade
+2F
+1C
3G
Weapon
Has +1F while attached to a Kensai.
Reaction: After engaging in a battle: Attach this card from your hand to your target Personality (paying all costs).
3Fo
Common

Kote
+1F
+0C
2G
Armor
Reaction: After Focus Effects resolve in a duel involving this Personality, destroy this card: Add 1 to the Focus Value of one of your Focused cards.
"Just as well that I am left-handed."
3Fo
Uncommon

Maga-yari
+3F
+1C
5G
Weapon
This card can not be transferred.
Attaches to a Paragon or Kensei for 3 less gold.
An unconventional weapon rarely used outside the Lion Clan, save by those who recognize its strengths.
3Fo
Common


Spells

Follow the Flame
2G
Fire Battle: If any of your Personalities in this army has a base Ranged Attack ability, bow this Spell: Give -4F to a target enemy Personality and each of his Followers.
"I will find the targets, brothers," she said. "You ensure they are dealt with."
1Fo
Common

The Jackal's Kiss
3G
Maho Limited: Bow this Spell: Lose 7 Honor. Target a dead non-Unique Personality in any discard pile. Bring him into play, waiving Gold Costs and ignoring Honor Requirement. Before this turn ends, remove him from the game.
"You are needed," she whispered. "Just for a moment."
3Fo
Rare

The Mountain's Feet
3G
Earth Battle: Bow this Shugenja: Bow a target opposing unbowed card. Raise or lower the current battlefield's province's strength by the Force of the target.
"This land is ours, Crane," the Kuni laughed. "Let me show you how I know."
2Fo
Uncommon

Tadaka's Mirror
2G
Earth Reaction: Before another player's action destroys one of your defending Shugenja, remove this Spell from the game: Negate your Shugenja's destruction. Gain 2 Honor.
Tadaka's Children were destroyed in the City of the Lost, but they were not forgotten.
1Fo
Common

Touch of the Infinite
0G
Unique
Void Battle: Bow this Shugenja and reduce his Chi to 0: Reduce a target attacking Personality's Chi by the amount of Chi your Shugenja lost.
Some knowledge is too much for the living.
3Fo
Rare