Before the Five Rings
- Benefit: +1 Willpower
- Skills: Brawling, Intimidation, Sincerity, Spears, any one Craft Skill or Hunting, any two Primitive Skills
- Technique: You add +1k0 to all Skill Rolls with a TN of 25 or higher (This includes Attack Rolls). Add your Willpower Trait Rank to all rolls to resist Fear and Intimidation. Finally, when you spend a Void Point to act while in the Down Wound Rank you may act normally (You still suffer your Wound Penalties).