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Cricket Chirps

Yesterday evening, I attended the epilog dinner of the Fifth Gate campaign. It was a gathering five years after the campaign closer, a chance to gain some closure, find out what became of various people and places and institutions after … Continue reading

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Through the Fifth Gate

Recently, the boffer campaign Fifth Gate held its final weekend event of its three year run. The Survivors of the Wrathborn world and the Champions of the Silverfire world came together one last time to determine whose world might be … Continue reading

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Silverfire Challenges

At the end of last May, the spring event of Fifth Gate: Silverfire. Fifth Gate, for those who don’t know, is one of the local boffer campaigns that has two parts: Silverfire, a high fantasy world, and Wrathborn, a post-apocalyptic … Continue reading

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Crossroads

Fifth Gate recently held the capstone event for its first year. For those unfamiliar, Fifth Gate is a new boffer campaign in New England, comprised of two separate halves. One half, Wrathborn, is set in a post-apocalyptic steampunk world, overrun … Continue reading

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Return to the Gate

Two weekends ago, Fifth Gate held the second Silverfire event. It seems strange to talk about spoilers for a campaign LARP; usually, avoiding spoilers is the domain of one shot LARPs that run multiple times. But Fifth Gate is unusual … Continue reading

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The Eyrie Goes to the Beach

In one of my new campaign LARPs, Fifth Gate: Silverfire, most of the PCs have formed in-game groups called warbands. I’ve joined one of the largest warbands, the Eyrie, and we decided to get to know one another better, both in and … Continue reading

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Coming to Roost

In Fifth Gate: Silverfire, the new LARP I am now playing in, the PCs have the option of organizing into warbands, and most PCs started in a warband going into the first event. My character, Cricket, belongs to a large warband called … Continue reading

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