Before the Five Rings
- *Disturbing Countenance [Physical] (3 Points) – The TN of all your Awareness-based Social Skill Rolls is increased by +5.
- Old [Physical] (4 points) – You suffer a penalty of +5 to all Agility and Strength Skill and Trait Rolls.
- Venerable [Physical] (8 Points) – You suffer a penalty of +10 to all Agility and Strength Skill and Trait Rolls. Your Water Ring is considered 1 lower for the purposes of movement.
- *Black Sheep (Except for Tribe of Isawa characters)
- Cast Out
- Dark Secret
- Failure of Bushido
- Forced Retirement
- Gaijin Name
- Shadowlands Taint
- Social Disadvantage