The celebrated Topaz Championship was delayed because of the illness of the Daimyo that governs the area. In this winter without a winter court, it has been decided for those worthy shall come together for the Topaz Championship. The Crane are looking to both save face and making it the event of the winter this year. Imperial Princess Toturi Tsudao will be the Imperial Family’s representative. the chance to meet the most likely heir to the Emperor, is a chance not to be missed. The Scorpion have sent five of their best to win favour. It is to start the 6th Day of the Rat 1157.