Shadow’s Embrace Decklists #2

Yet more The Shadow’s Embrace (pre-errata) decklists! This post features Scorpion LDD Dishonor, ToP Spell Military, ToP Honor, ToP Spell Military, more ToP Honor, ToP Enlightenment, LoR Blitz, and LoR Blitz. Oh, and did I mention we have a few Temple of Purity decks?

LoR Blitz-ish – Kyle Anderson – Emerald Champs Winner and GenCon T16

Library of Rebirth
Border Keep xp
Bamboo Harvesters

Dynasty (40)

Events (8)
3 All That Will Be Lost
1 Imperial Gift
1 Harsh Choices
1 Glory of the Shogun
1 The Topaz Championship
1 Times of Strife

Celestials (2)
1 Ryoshun’s Guidance
1 Shiba’s Guidance – exp

Regions (1)
1 The Second City

Holdings (9)
3 Silver Mine
3 Ageless Shrine
1 Temples of Gisei Toshi
2 Second City Dojo

Personalities (20)
3 Kunji
2 Quelsa
3 Isawa Shunsuko
3 Shiba Sansesuke
3 Isawa Hinata
3 Natsumi
3 Chuda Niiro

Fate (40)

Strategies (27)
3 Sneak Attack
3 Stockpiled Resources
3 Broken Cipher
1 Sudden Movement
2 Brawl
1 Creating Order
1 Fruitless Search
3 Near Miss
3 Sundering Strike
3 A Brave New World
2 The Height of Courage
2 Pearls & Spirits

Items (3)
2 Sankaku-Yari
1 The Sacred Rosary of the Constrictors

Spells (8)
3 Channeling the Fallen
3 Strength of the Tsunami
1 Unnatural Flood
1 Pearl of Rage

Rings (2)
1 Ring of Water
1 Ring of Fire

 

LDD Dishonor – Paul Adams – Long Island WC Winner

Law of Darkness Dojo
Border Keep xp
Bamboo Harvesters xp

# Dynasty (41)

# Events (3)
1 Successful Bounty
1 Gaining Advantage
1 Formal Apology

# Celestials (1)
1 Jurojin’s Blessing

# Regions (1)
1 The Second City

# Holdings (11)
2 Traveling Peddler
3 Recruitment Officer
3 Geisha House
3 Den of Iniquity

# Personalities (25)
3 Bayushi Misaki
3 Shosuro Kameyoi
1 Soshi Yoshihara – exp
3 Otomo Demiyah
3 Bayushi Irezu
3 Bayushi Hurunayi
3 Sanzoko
3 Shosuro Ryoken
3 Bayushi Shibata

# Fate (40)

# Strategies (39)
3 Bad Kharma
1 A Game of Dice
3 Game of Sincerity
2 Astonishing Accusation
3 Shameful Rebuke
3 Veiled Menace
1 Destructive Priorities
2 The Host’s Advantage
3 Inexplicable Challenge
1 Fruitless Search
3 Cowed and Defeated
2 Words Have Strength
3 The Power of a Word
3 Scorn the Weak
1 Relentless Conviction
3 Entrenched Position
2 Stuck in Rokugan

# Rings (1)
1 Ring of Earth

 

LoR Blitz – Aaron Donahue – Provo Name a Spell Winner

Library of Rebirth
Border Keep xp
Bamboo Harvesters xp

Dynasty:

Silver Mine x3
Jungle Stockade x3
Prosperous Village x3
Second City Dojo x3
Temples of Gisei Toshi x1
Fortress of Lidless Eyes x1

Shiba’s Guidance x1
Ryoshun’s Guidance x1
Alter History x1
Formal Apology x1
Glory of the Shogun x1
Imperial Gift x1

Asako Chukage x1
Isawa Kojiro x3
Isawa Shunsuko x3
Kunji x3
Moshi Rukia x3
Mahatsu x3
Isawa Sanetomo x1
Shiba Sansesuke x3

Fate:

Strength of the Tsunami x3
Channeling the Fallen x2
Might of the Sun x2
Scouring Flood x2
Bo of Water x2
The Earth’s Hunger x2
Unnatural Flood x1

Blade of Champions x1
Sacred Rosary of the Constrictors x1

Stockpiled Pesources x3
Inexorable x3
A Brave New World x3
Pearls and Spirits x3
Sundering Strike x3
Skipping the Puddle x3
A Yojimbo’s Duty x2
Ancient Feud x2
A Game of Dice x1
Creating Order x1

Ring of Water x1

 

ToP Honor – James Donnithorne-Tait – GenCon T8

Temple of Purity
Border Keep
Bamboo Harvesters xp

# Dynasty (40)

# Events (2)
1 Imperial Gift
1 The Turquoise Championship

# Celestials (2)
1 Saibankan’s Justice
1 Jurojin’s Blessing

# Regions (1)
1 The Second City

# Holdings (15)
3 Silver Mine
3 Temple Fortress
3 Den of Iniquity
3 Small Farm
1 Temples of Gisei Toshi
1 The Seekers’ Temple
1 Traveling Peddler

# Personalities (20)
3 Asako Megu
3 Asako Tsunefusa
3 Asako Jirou
3 Agasha Kodo
3 Asako Kaitoko
3 Asako Moeru
1 Isawa Mitsuko – exp
1 Soshi Yoshihara – exp

# Fate (40)

# Strategies (23)
3 Duel of Haiku
3 Dispensing Justice
2 String of Victories
2 Discovering a Conspiracy
2 Rhetoric
2 Request Authorization
2 The Light of Justice
2 Broken Alliance
1 A Game of Dice
1 Creating Order
1 Fruitless Search
1 The Fires of War
1 Relentless Conviction
1 Peace

# Followers (1)
1 Asako House Guard

# Items (2)
1 Dazzling Attire
1 The Sacred Rosary of the Constrictors

# Spells (11)
3 The Earth’s Hunger
3 Seek the Stain
2 The Mountain’s Power
2 Inescapable Snare

# Rings (3)
1 Ring of the Void
1 Ring of Fire
1 Ring of Earth

 

ToP Enlightenment – Than Ahmad – GenCon T8

Temple of Purity
Border Keep (Exp)
Bamboo Harvesters (Exp)

Dynasty (40)
Holdings (14)
3x Heavy Infantry Dojo
3x Second City Dojo
3x Silver Mine
1x The Seekers’ Temple
2x Tranquil Garden
2x Traveling Peddler

Personality (21)
1x Asako Chukage
3x Asako Hayate
3x Asako Heiwa
3x Asako Karachu
3x Asako Kikugoro
2x Asako Niou
3x Asako Nobunori
2x Asako Rikate
1x Makito

Events (3)
1x Imperial Gift
1x Signs and Portents
1x Wisdom Gained

Other (2)
1x Jurojin’s Blessing
1x The Second City

Fate (40)

Rings (5)
1x Ring of Air
1x Ring of Earth
1x Ring of Fire
1x Ring of the Void
1x Ring of Water

Items (4)
3x Satoshi’s Dual Warfans
1x The Sacred Rosary of the Constrictors

Non-Kiho Strategies (16)
2x Ambush
1x Inexorable
1x Interference
3x Introspection
2x Meeting the Keepers
1x Sneak Attack
3x String of Victories
3x The Honesty of the Phoenix

Kiho Strategies (15)
2x Deadly Discipline
1x Direct the Path
1x Engulfing Flames
1x Falling Leaf Strike
2x Martial Instruction
1x Nerve Strike
1x Striking Through the Void
2x The Weakness of Man
2x The World Disappears
2x Thoughts of Wind

 

ToP Spell Military – Onyx Championships T8

Temple of Purity
Border Keep Exp.
Bamboo Harvesters

Dynasty:

3 Silver Mine
3 Temple to the Elements
3 Jungle Stockade
2 Traveling Peddler
Temples of Gisei Toshi
1 Second City Dojo
1 Akodo’s Grave

Shiba’s Guidance
Jurojin’s Blessing

Glory of the Shogun
Imperial Gift

3 Isawa Kojiro
3 Isawa Shunsuko
3 Asako Ume
3 Isawa Kaname
3 Shiba Sanesuke
Shadow Dragon xp2
The Dark Naga
Asako Chukage
Isawa Norimichi
Isawa Mitsuko xp
Shiba Jouta xp
Takasho

Fate:

3 Channeling the Fallen
3 Strength of the Tsunami
2 A Dragon’s Favor
1 Thunder’s Wrath
1 Cleansing the Path
Unnatural Flood

1 Cursed Relic
The Sacred Rosary of the Constrictors

3 Sundering Strike
3 A Yojimbo’s Duty
3 Broken Cipher
3 Sneak Attack
2 Precision
2 Indecision
2 Skipping the Puddle
3 Siege Volley
Creating Order
A Game of Dice
The Fires of War

Ring of Fire
Ring of Water
Ring of Air

 

ToP Honor – Onyx Championships T16

Temple of Purity
Border Keep
Bamboo Harvesters xp

# Dynasty (40)

# Events (2)
1 Imperial Gift
1 The Turquoise Championship

# Celestials (2)
1 Saibankan’s Justice
1 Jurojin’s Blessing

# Regions (1)
1 The Second City

# Holdings (15)
3 Silver Mine
3 Temple Fortress
3 Den of Iniquity
3 Small Farm
1 Temples of Gisei Toshi
1 The Seekers’ Temple
1 Traveling Peddler

# Personalities (20)
3 Asako Megu
3 Asako Tsunefusa
3 Asako Jirou
3 Agasha Kodo
3 Asako Kaitoko
3 Asako Moeru
1 Isawa Mitsuko – exp
1 Soshi Yoshihara – exp

# Fate (40)

# Strategies (23)
3 Duel of Haiku
3 Dispensing Justice
2 String of Victories
2 Discovering a Conspiracy
2 Rhetoric
2 Request Authorization
2 The Light of Justice
2 Broken Alliance
1 A Game of Dice
1 Creating Order
1 Fruitless Search
1 The Fires of War
1 Relentless Conviction
1 Peace

# Followers (1)
1 Asako House Guard

# Items (2)
1 Dazzling Attire
1 The Sacred Rosary of the Constrictors

# Spells (11)
3 The Earth’s Hunger
3 Seek the Stain
2 The Mountain’s Power
2 Inescapable Snare

# Rings (3)
1 Ring of the Void
1 Ring of Fire
1 Ring of Earth

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