L5r: Legend of the Five Rings

Shadow Maze

28,023pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Add New Page Talk0
Shadow Maze

Shadow Maze

The Shadow Maze was the fourth floor of the Imperial Palace at Otosan Uchi, with rice paper walls forming a labyrinth. It was a Scorpion ward filled with optical illusions designed to protect the Emperor and his family in the upper levels. [1]

Scorpion Coup Edit

After Hantei XXXVIII was beheaded by Bayushi Shoju, beginning the Scorpion Coup, the Seppun Miharu sequestered themselves in the Shadow Maze, protecting a small group of Otomo and Seppun. They waged a desperate fight against the Scorpion bushi to the death, none would themselves become hostages. [2]


  1. Otosan Uchi:Book 2, p. 94
  2. Otosan Uchi: The Scorpion's Sting, p. 17

Imperial This Imperial Families related article is a stub. That means that it has been started, but is incomplete. You can help by adding to the information here.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki