The Last Stone Played

Read a New Short Story Set in the World of Legend of the Five Rings


Throughout history, there are events that drastically change the Emerald Empire. From the crowning of the first Emperor to the return of the Unicorn, these moments happen perhaps once in a lifetime. Now, as the Hour of the Boar sets upon the Forbidden City, another one of these monumental events approaches.  

Fantasy Flight Games is proud to present “The Last Stone Played” by Robert Denton III, a new short story set in the world of Legend of the Five Rings!

"The Last Stone Played" kicks off the Inheritance cycle fiction, a collection which spans six seperate stories that will drastically affect the future of the Empire. Your journey into Rokugan is just beginning, and it all starts here!

A New Era

"The Last Stone Played" is a culmination of the story of Legend of the Five Rings until this point, but directly mentions plot points found in “Tiger Stalks His Prey”. Discover a new era for the Emerald Empire by reading the story here (0.4 MB).

Keep your eye on the Fantasy Flight Games website for additional stories that examine the fallout of this historic event, as well as previews and announcements for upcoming Legend of the Five Rings: The Card Game products!

Enter a new era of Rokugan with For the Empire (L5C19), available now for pre-order form your local retailer or our website!

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