The seventh of the Way of the Clans series. Notably player and game master information is dispersed throughout the volume, meaning spoiler background and information is not set aside or marked. The second printing makes significant editorial corrections.
Guided by prophecy and ruled by an enigmatic Council of Five, the Phoenix Clan wields magic that defies comprehension. In a land of discord, they are a force of peace. Uncover the forbidden knowledge they guard, and pierce the mystic veil of Rokugan's most arcane Clan!
- The History of the Phoenix, including the immortal Asako, defiant Isawa, and faithful Shiba, as well as the story of Gisei Toshi, City of Sacrifice
- Character Creation rules for Isawa Tensai, the Elemental Specialists, the gifted Asako Henshin, and the Ishiken, Masters of Void
- Research rules, guidelines for creating your own spells, new Skills, Techniques, Advantages, and Disadvantages, and Phoenix Ancestors
- Secrets of the Oracles, the Tao of Shinsei and the story of Uikku, the prophet of the Tao
- Void Magic, spells and how to travel through the Fifth Ring
- The story of Rokugan's most famous Ronin - Isawa Dairya