At Gen Con, Fantasy Flight Games announced a new sourcebook for Legend of the Five Rings Roleplaying – Emerald Empire: The Essential Guide to Rokugan.  Release is planned for Q4.

The 256-page hardcover explores the people and places that make up Rokugan, as well as their culture and history. There are new player options with new advantages, disadvantages and techniques. The book is split into seven chapters – six of which focus on aspects of the geography and society of Rokugan. There will be information on culture and landmarks, maps, adventure hooks, and stats for famous personalities to help game masters bring their Emerald Empire adventures to life. The final section is reserved for new player options for characters. 

MSRP is $49.95.