Category Archives: panels

NELCO 2018: Co-Creating Characters

The first topic of discussion I participated in at NELCO 2018 was Creating, Customizing, and Integrating Co-Created Characters. The intention was to focus on character creation for live action campaigns. This is a topic I was particularly interested in and … Continue reading

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NELCO 2018 and Little Boffer Con

This past weekend, NELCO 2018 ran (with yours truly as the conference coordinator), accompanied by two tracks of six one-shot boffer LARPs in an event titled Little Boffer Con. The first of it’s kind, and if I have anything to say … Continue reading

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NELCO 2016 Part III

My third panel of the day on Saturday at NELCO was “Beyond the Con: Booking LARPs Outside of Conventions“, a panel about finding and reserving locations for running theater LARPs. Conventions like Intercon, and the smaller university cons like Time and … Continue reading

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Intercon P Part V: What is LARP?

The discussion on strategies for getting into LARP at PreCon was followed by a discussion titled, “What is a LARP (All of the Fuzzy Gray Zone Stuff)”. I volunteered for this discussion because it combines two of my passions, LARPing … Continue reading

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Intercon Pirates Part IV: Getting into Character

Between noon and 2pm on Friday, I was running two discussions at PreCon. In Strategies for Getting Into Character, a few of my fellow LARPers and I sat around in a circle, discussing the various methods we’ve tried, heard of … Continue reading

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Intercon Pirates Part II: Thursday at PreCon, Cont.

My third and fourth events of Thursday night at Intercon P’s PreCon were a panel on Cultural Appropriation, followed by an Introduction to Accelerant workshop. I suspect part of the reason I ended up on the Cultural Appropriation was because I wrote that … Continue reading

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Dice Bubble 2016 Post Event Report

I was back at Troy, NY, this past weekend for Dice Bubble, one of RPI’s weekends of small theater LARPs. I was only in two LARPs this time, which might be the fewest I’ve ever played at any of these sorts … Continue reading

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