|Dates are from the Isawa Calendar|
|Centuries:||5th century - 6th century - 7th century|
|Years:||592 593 594 - 595 - 596 597 598|
- Hida Tsuneo becomes the Crab Clan Champion.
- The Crab Clan is declared the Right Hand of the Emperor.
- Otosan Uchi is patroled by Crab bushi.
- A Crane province unable to pay the Imperial Taxes is punished by the Golden Legion, which kill every samurai in the province.
- In winter the Dragon Clan Champion Togashi Orikan begins to recall all of the Dragon Clan samurai to the Dragon lands.
- Kintani Valley becomes a major source of food and revenue for the Crane. The Lion build-up their military forces in the nearest keep, the Northern Fortress.