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Cosplay and LARP at Arisia 2017

Arisia, New England’s largest fantasy and sci-fi con, fell on the same weekend as the second Fifth Gate capstone event, so I wasn’t able to attend most of this year. But after the Fifth Gate event ended on Sunday, I decided … Continue reading

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Arisia 2015

I’ve just gotten back from Arisia 2015. Arisia is a science-fiction and fantasy convention that happens every MLK weekend (third Monday in January) in Boston (or Cambridge), MA. It was the first geek convention I ever attended, back in 2005, and … Continue reading

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Pikachu at Arisia

This post is not explicitly about LARP — it’s about my first cosplaying experience at a sci-fi and fantasy convention, Arisia 2014, and cosplay is not the same thing as LARP, despite what the writers at Saturday Night Live seem to … Continue reading

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