Legend of the 5 Rings Smoking Waters
a grim warrior and general
Isawa Shingen was a general of the Phoenix forces during the Clan War. He acquitted himself well in battle, with no major victories or losses. Since returning from the capital, Isawa Shingen has thrown himself into administrative duties.
Shingen is one of three candidate for the position of provincial daimyo of Kougen Province, in which the village of Smoking Waters lies.
Since his wife’s sudden death, Shingen has withdrawn to the northern frontier, where he has been tasked with securing the border against potential Yobanjin aggression.