RPG Information (FFG) Edit

Skills are divided into five categories based on their primary use: [1]

Each Skill Group has five approaches, one for each of the Five Rings, and each approach governs a specific set of avenues to which a character can apply a skill. [2]

RPG Information (AEG) Edit

A Skill Group comprises several specialized skills. Any character who has a Skill Group, has been taught in four related skills. [3] The Nezumi also have their Skill Groups. [4]

Animal Group Edit

Athletics Group Edit

Courtier Group Edit

Kagaku (Science) Group Edit

Literature Group Edit

Lore Group Edit

Magic Group Edit

Magistrate Group Edit

Medical Group Edit

Meditation Group Edit

Merchant Group Edit

Performance Arts Group Edit

Ratling Culture Group Edit

Ratling Survival Group Edit

Shadowlands Group Edit

Siegemaster Group Edit

Thief Group Edit


  1. Legend of the Five Rings: Roleplaying Game (Beta), p. 79
  2. Legend of the Five Rings: Roleplaying Game (Beta), p. 80
  3. Winter Court:Kyuden Asako, p. 66
  4. Way of the Ratling, p. 60
  5. 5.0 5.1 Way of the Shadowlands, p. 50