Shadows in the West

Zuihitsu - The Direction of Fate

Fickle is the will of the Kami

Following the final confrontation with the Red Foxes, Crow seeks to ease her troubled conscience.

Zuihitsu are smaller episodes occasionally released between main story episodes. They are short stories centered around smaller, slice of life scenes between various members of the cast, or narrative insights into character backstories.

Episode 0.3 - Prologue - The Red Foxes, Part 2

The samurai reconvene to discuss their findings at the Drunken Phoenix before plotting out their next steps.

The Red Foxes (Part 2) is final episode in our Prologue chapter.

You can find the credits for this (and all) episodes on our website at https://www.sitwl5r.com/blog/

Episode 0.2 - Prologue - The Red Foxes, Part 1

The samurai make their way to North Hub village to officially meet Akodo Torokai, and are quickly tasked with an investigation into a missing Imperial.

The Red Foxes (Part 1) is the second of three prologue episodes.

Zuihitsu - Travel Plans

Crow and Shio share a drink

Crow and Shio share a bottle of sake following the events of Escorting Ryoko.

Zuihitsu are smaller episodes we'll occasionally release between main story episodes. They are short stories centered around smaller scale slice of life scenes between various members of the cast, or narrative insights into character backstories.

Episode 0.1 - Prologue - Escorting Ryoko

Five samurai are gathered together at the request of Akodo Torokai, an Emerald Magistrate, to assist in what seems to be a relatively simple task.

Five samurai are gathered together at the request of Akodo Torokai, an Emerald Magistrate, to assist in what seems to be a relatively simple task.

Escorting Ryoko is the first of three prologue episodes.

BONUS: 20 Questions - Kitsuki Ryojiro

In this episode we interview Nick, who plays the investigator Kitsuki Ryojiro.

Episode Notes

In this episode we interview Nick, who plays the investigator Kitsuki Ryojiro.

BONUS: 20 Questions - Kuni Daiyu

In this episode we interview Ely, who plays the Ishiken Kuni Daiyu.

Episode Notes

In this episode we interview Ely, who plays the Ishiken Kuni Daiyu.

BONUS: 20 Questions - Hida Atsuryokunabe

In this episode we interview James, who plays the bushi Hida Atsuryokunabe.

Episode Notes

In this episode we interview James, who plays the bushi Hida Atsuryokunabe.

BONUS: 20 Questions - Crow

In this episode we interview Mallory, who plays the ronin Crow.

Episode Notes

In this episode we interview Mallory, who plays the ronin Crow.

BONUS: 20 Questions - Kitsune Shio

In this episode we interview Hanna, who plays the kenku bushi Kitsune Shio.

Episode Notes

In this episode we interview Hanna, who plays the kenku bushi Kitsune Shio.

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