News December 2008:
- The Spider Purge
News November 2008:
- Celestial Tournament
- The Voice of Obsidian Moon and the Voice of Jade Sun allow a Spider Clan group leadered by Daigotsu Usharo to join the Celestial Tournament in which the new Emperor will be decided.
- Daigotsu Susumu is appointed Imperial Advisor by the Divine Empress.
- The Divine Empress orders the Shogun to purge all influence of the Spider Clan.