Shattered Empire: In the Shadows of the Dragon Mountains
In the wake of the Clan Wars, the Ninth Kami was slain along with all the heroic Thunders, save that of Mirumoto Hitomi. When offered the throne, she would not take it and abandoned the Empire to its fate for lands unknown. With no clear sign of succession, the Great Clans, wary after three years of war withdrew from the field of battle and took refuge within their lands.
As the Empire recovers from its wounds, each Great Clan turns to seeing to their war torn territories, resettling, fortifying and recovering form the near brink of destruction. Although peace reigns for now, how long can peace maintain with no Emperor upon the throne?