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Intercon R Part III: Sunday and Monday

On Sunday at Intercon R, I played one of the Iron GM LARPs, then a new boffer LARP called Breadcrumbs. Iron GM is Intercon’s annual competition, where teams of writers are given mystery ingredients and 24 hours to write a … Continue reading

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Intercon R Part I: Thursday and Friday

February has been a bit of a crazy month, LARP-wise, between Dice Bubble, a Threshold event, a trip to the UK for a weekend freeform LARP, Shogun, and then Intercon, the all LARP convention. I’m determined to get through posts … Continue reading

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Nametags

Here’s a random little topic about a small element of LARPs that often seems to be a given in some LARP communities/styles, but unheard of in others… Nametags! We don’t often think of them as a mechanic, likely because their … Continue reading

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The Cult, the Song, and the Club

I went to New Jersey this past weekend to play The Song and the Sunrise, the wuxia themed “mechanical and spiritual successor to The Dance and the Dawn“, the gothic fairy tale themed game about six ladies and seven lords … Continue reading

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An American LARPer in London

A little over a week ago, I finally checked off one of the most important items on my LARP bucket list — LARP in a foreign country. A little over a decade ago, some British LARPers were inspired by Intercon to … Continue reading

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A LARP Filled November

Just wanted to share a quick update on the various LARP projects and events I have going on now, while various longer blog posts are being finished. This past weekend, I was NPCing for Madrigal 3. (And a couple weeks … Continue reading

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Time Bubble 2018

I recently attended Time Bubble, the fall weekend of LARPs at RPI in Troy, NY. I played in three LARPs and attended a panel. My first LARP was Amalgamation. To be honest, the blurb for the LARP on the website … Continue reading

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