The Legend of the Black Sun Scroll

{ The following story is an excerpt from Black Ninja Handbook and Book of the Black Sun. } In modern times, many important historical Ninjutsu scrolls have come out of the shadows of private family collections and been made available to scholars or published in book form for the first time. But there is one […]

Shadow Scouts

{ The following was written by Dred Nightstalker, author of Black Ninja Handbook. } Shadow Scouts are a Brotherhood who specialize in scouting operations: reconnoitering enemy forces, infiltrating forbidden areas, exploring, route-finding, crossing borders, stealth travel, tracking and wilderness survival. Their inspirations include the traditional Apache scouts, Japanese ninjas, Rangers of the North and modern […]

Thriving in an Age of Chaos

{The following is an excerpt from Black Ninja Handbook, by the Dark Lords.} The Dark Lords foresee that the future is going to be a very challenging place in general, more so than what modern people have come to expect or prepare for. It will be a world of many kinds of strife and struggle: wars […]

The Nine Maxims of the Ninja

{This is an excerpt from Black Ninja Handbook, by the Dark Lords.} The Nine Maxims of the Ninja are the central guiding principles of the Black Ninja. Study them well and live by them. Strengthen the body; it is your foundation. Stay in the shadows and be silent. Endure all hardships; overcome all adversity. Control […]