|Dates are from the Isawa Calendar|
|Centuries:||5th century - 6th century - 7th century|
|Years:||531 532 533 - 534 - 535 536 537|
- Hantei XII proclaims the merged Crane/Scorpion “Clan of Air” will be known as the Hawk Clan.
- Order of the Five Rings monks openly attack opposing samurai and monks.
- Scorpion, Crane and Phoenix Clan undertake a major covert campaign to push back against the moevement Five Rings, Five Clans.
- Dragon peacekeeepers actively opposed the Five Rings monks.
- A drought afflicts the northern Empire.
- The waves of oni attacking Crab lands taper off.
- Several Scorpion and Crane samurai commit kanshi in protest of the expected destruction of both clans.
- The Brotherhood of Shinsei hold a Great Convocation to discuss the ongoing problems created by both the Order of the Five Rings and Gorinno's teachings.