5. Clan Wars Part 5. Kachiko Does a Plot

Episode 5 Sources and References
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  • CARDS

    • Hitomi and the Obsidian Hand
      • Mirumoto Hitomi (Exp.) – “She has lost her left hand and her brother’s sword, but she’s found a new ally…” (Shadowlands)
      • Mirumoto Hitomi – “With her brother’s sword in her hand and vengeance beating in her heart, she entered the war with one purpose. She ended the war with another…” – A Chronicle of the War, Volume I (Obsidian Edition)
      • Obsidian Blade – “Long thought to have been lost, it completes the set of three.” (Time of the Void)
      • The Obsidian Hand – “—” (Shadowlands)
      • Obsidian Mirror – “Once, long ago, there were three artifacts of obsidian, but now only the mirror and the hand remain.” (Shadowlands)
      • The Obsidian Hand – Severed from Lord Moon in ancient times, the Obsidian Hand is both a gift and a curse. Its power is great, but its darkness also grows within the mortal soul. (Siege: Clan Wars)
      • Strength of the Dark One – “Hitomi felt the power of her lord spill from his body and with her hand of black glass she cracked the seal on the final scroll…” (Time of the Void)
    • False Hoturi

      • Archers – “With his archers armed with arrows of crystal and jade, Doji Hoturi was able to cut down the waves of Shadowlands madmen. Then, he dueled and defeated Kachiko’s False Hoturi and regained his family’s ancestral armor, but the sword was lost forever…” – The Battle of Asahina Temples (Obsidian Edition)
      • The Crane Lands, Conquered – Some had believed the Crane had fallen beneath an eternal might. With the death of The False Hoturi, for the first time, there came the promise of dawn. (Siege: Clan Wars)
      • Daidoji Uji (Exp.) – “For months he has fought against the onslaught of the False Hoturi. If any one knows his ways, it is Uji.” (Anvil of Despair)
      • Doji Hoturi (Exp.) – “He’s escaped her clutches knowing than an imposter has tarnished his name.” (Shadowlands)
      • The Egg of P’an Ku – “—” (Obsidian Edition)
      • The False Hoturi – “He is not you, my dearest Hoturi, he is better than you. But the others will believe he is you, and while I hold you here, he will be the doom of your Clan.” (Promotional Imperial)
      • Fields of the Asahina Temple – “You will not despoil this place with the spilling of blood!” cried the angry Shugenja. “Then,” answered Hoturi, “you will all die.” – at the Battle of Asahina Temple (Anvil of Despair)
      • Fight to the Setting Sun – “The day stretched into night as Hoturi’s army pounded against our gates. We could only pray that the other castles still stood.” – Daidoji Uji (Anvil of Despair)
      • Medium Cavalry – “Toturi made a quick retreat, falling back to save his tired army from the fresh Crab cavalry, only to find himself cut off from his Unicorn ally at Beiden Pass by an army of Shadowlands creatures led by the Crane Champion, Doji Hoturi.” – The Battle at Iyosha Hill, Part II (Emerald Edition)
    • Test of the Emerald Champion

      • (Ambition’s Debt Foil Chase Cards)
      • Sympathetic Energies: The Emerald Champion, defender of the Emperor, was to be chosen, and a tournament was held. Among the ten who challenged stood one woman – Hitmoi, with a hand of black glass and the favor of Bayushi Kachiko. -VI.VI
      • Disfavored: While the tournament outside gathered the court’s attentions, the Crane Champion was captured, held in a prison cell deep beneath the palace. “Now you taste the sweetness of revenge,” whispered Kachiko. -VI.VII
      • Plains of the Emerald Champion: One after another the challengers were forced to submit before Hitomi’s new-found might. At last, only two remained on the field of battle – the Dragon maiden and a weary, wounded Grey Crane. -VI.VIII
      • Fatal Mistake: The Sun glistened on Hitomi’s obsidian hand as she faced Toshimoko. “Yield, old one, and I will be merciful.” Across the field, the Crane only smiled and raised his sword. -VI.X
      • Corrupt Gold Mines: Hitomi returned to the Dragon mountains after her defeat by the swordsmanship of the Grey Crane. Her hand stained her conscience, but Yokuni seemed to understand its price. -VII.II
      • Arrival of the Emerald Champion – “—” (Anvil of Despair)
      • Bend Like a Reed – “When your opponent overpowers you, bend like a reed in the wind.” – Kakita Toshimoko (Time of the Void)
      • Bloodsword – “It is an evil weapon, bound to bring doom upon any who use it.” – Kakita Toshimoko (Emerald Edition)
      • Bushi Dojo – “While you rest, your enemy practices.” – Kakita Toshimoko (The Battle of Beiden Pass)
      • The Emerald Armor – “While many are uncertain about the new Emerald Champion, the Emperor’s bride knows exactly how she feels about Hantei’s new guardian.” (Forbidden Knowledge)
      • Gekkai – “I never even saw him strike, but I heard the samurai’s muffled cry.” – Kakita Toshimoko (Time of the Void)
      • Imperial Honor Guard – “Something in the Palace has changed, I tell you. You can see it in their eyes.” – Kakita Toshimoko (Anvil of Despair)
      • Kakita Ichiro – “I am sorry you are so disappointed with your son, Toshimoko-sama. I certainly hope my training has nothing to do with that.” – Kakita Yoshi (Crimson and Jade)
      • Kakita Toshimoko – “For the coward, there is no life. For the hero, there is no death.” (Imperial Edition)
      • Kakita Toshimoko (exp) – “—” (Forbidden Knowledge)
      • Test of the Emerald Champion – “—” (Imperial Edition)
      • Tetsubo – “‘What do you have to fear from me?’ Hida O-Ushi said as she let her gaze fall upon Toshimoko. She smiled. ‘Your move, old man.‘” (Shadowlands)
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