The 5 Fighting Houses of New Front

The 5 Fighting Houses of New Front

The 5 fighting houses, or the 5 Houses of New Front are the schools or dojos where Yearlings enter to train and graduate as Fighters in the fighting arts. Each house specializes in it’s own authentic and specific style. And once the students graduate after their 4 years of training they are able to go out and make a living as professionals in the fighting arts. Each school also has a monastery and a student can spend up to 10 to 15 years there studying and training to become a monk or to achieve Priest status, and even Lord status. Each House requires a blood oath and lifelong allegiance to it. Once it’s taken and you are accepted into its clan you can only break it by death. The Houses are highly competitive with one another. They compete against each other every year in various organized fighting tournaments. These tournaments have become even more popular than the NCAA Basketball Tournament as it determines which House will be deemed the best; this not only generates millions of dollars in corporate money to these houses but also attracts a higher caliber of student. These Houses admit boys only. The 5 Houses of New Front are as follows:

The House of Pain

The House of Wrath

The House of Red

The House of the Black Fist

The House of Rage

The House of Pain

Currently, this house is the leading martial arts and hand-to-hand combat House in New Front. It is the most exclusive in the entire city, has a highly selective admissions process and has won the amateur New Front Organized Fighting Tournament a record ten consecutive years.

The House of Wrath

This dojo is the second leading house in the city. It graduates members who may not be quite as lauded or skilled as graduates from the House of Pain, but its members are more sought after than any other school by corporations and business looking to hire professional fighters. This is mainly due The House of Wrath’s emphasis on training it’s initiates how to injure and kill more so than teaching them the art and dance of hand to hand combat. Some see this as teaching shortcuts in the martial arts as opposed to legitimate focus on the craft itself.

The House of Red

The House of Red’s main emphasis is on the deathblow. It focuses its members on how to kill instantly as opposed to how to fight in prolonged sparring events. The graduates from this house are most feared because