Way of the Crab (RPG)

Way of the Crab Cover

Way of the Crab was the first source book for the Crab Clan in the Legend of the Five Rings roleplaying game and the third in the Way of the Clan series.

Credits Edit

  • Written by: Rob Vaux
  • Additional Material by: John Wick, Ree Soesbee, Chris Dornaus, Christian Vikander and Zen Faulkes
  • Game System by: David Williams and John Wick
  • Cover Artwork: Dave Leri
  • Interior Artwork: Audrey Corman, Liz Danforth, Cris Dornaus, Jason Felix, Carl Frank, Scott James, Scott Johnson, KC Lancaster, Bradley K. McDevitt, Ramon Perez, Brian Snoddy.
  • Maps: Jeff Lahren
  • Artwork Prepress: Chris Dornaus, Steve Hough
  • Line Editor: D.J. Trindle
  • Editing: D.J. Trindle, Ree Soesbee, John Wick
  • Interior Layout: Steve Hough, Rob Vaux

Table of Contents Edit

What Does Not Kill Me (page 4)Edit

Yakamo and O-Ushi

O-Ushi and Yakamo

Chapter 1: The Mighty Crab (page 10)Edit

Chapter 2: The History of the Crab (page 16)Edit

Kuni Witch Hunter

Kuni Witch Hunter

Chapter 3: Characters (page 46)Edit

  • New Skills
  • New Advantages
  • New Disadvantages
  • The Hiruma family
  • The Kaiu family
  • The Kuni family
  • The Yasuki family
  • Berserkers
  • Heritage Tables

Chapter 4: Who's Who (page 58)Edit

Hida Sukune

Hida Sukune

Chapter 5: Character Templates (page 76)Edit

Hiruma Scout

Hiruma Scout

Appendix 1: Strategy (page 90)Edit

  • Crab Clan Battle Strategy
  • Navy

Appendix 2: The Lands of the Crab (page 91)Edit

Appendix 3: Miscellany (page 99)Edit

Kaiu Kabe

Kaiu Kabe

Appendix 4: Three Crab Clan Decks (page 115)Edit

  • "Evil is Good!"
  • "Oni Hunter"
  • "Festung Kisada"

Crab Clan Character Sheets (page 117)Edit