Toritaka Bushi

Skills: Animal Handling (Falcons), Hunting 2, Kenjutsu, Lore: Spirit Realms, Spears, any one Skill
Benefit: +1 Strength
Honor: 5.5
Outfit: Light, Sturdy Clothing, Daisho, any 1 weapon, Travelling Pack, 3 koku.
Ref: CR 219

Rank 1: The Falcon’s Eyes
You add +1k0 to all Skill and raw Trait rolls involving the Perception Trait. Additionally, when striking a creature from another Spirit Realm (including oni from Jigoku and hungry dead from Gaki-do), you add +1k0 to all damage rolls.

Rank 2: The Falcon Takes Flight
You may attempt to detect the presence of any creatures from other Spirit Realms by making a Perception Trait Roll against a TN equal to the creature’s Air Ring x 5.

Rank 3: The Falcon’s Wings
You may make attacks as a Simple Action instead of a Complex Action while wielding a spear or a weapon with the Samurai keyword.

Rank 4: Vigilant and Strong
You may spend a Void Point to negate any darkness or blinding penalties. This effect lasts until the Reactions Phase two Rounds later.

Rank 5: Claws of the Falcon
Your attacks ignore up to 5 points of your opponent’s Reduction (if he has any). Against creatures from other Spirit Realms, you may spend a Void Point as a Free Action to reduce the creature’s Reduction by 10 for one Round.

Alternate Paths
Rank 2
Aerie FalconerRequirements: Animal Handling (Falcon) 3
Crab BerserkerRequirements: Earth 4
Falcon’s StrikeRequirements: Kyujutsu (Yumi) 3
Imperial ExplorerRequirements: Lore: Cartography 3
Imperial LegionnaireRequirements: Glory 2+, appointment as Imperial Legionnaire
Jade LegionnaireRequirements: Glory 2+, appointment as Jade Legionnaire
Provincial GuardsmanRequirements: Defense 4, any one Weapon Skill 4

Rank 4
Emerald MagistrateRequirements: Investigation 3, Lore: Law 3, appointment as an Emerald Magistrate
Jade MagistrateRequirements: Lore: Law 3, Spellcraft 3, appointment as an Emerald Magistrate
Kenburo’s WayRequirements: Intimidation 5, Iaijutsu 5, student of the Ruby Dojo
Severed HandRequirements: Physical inability to serve the clan in war such as a debilitating injury

Advanced Schools
Defender of the WallRequirements: Earth 4, Strength 5, Defense 4, Heavy Weapons 4, Lore: Shadowlands 5

Toritaka Bushi

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