Connecting larp as a tool for personal development with theories from psychology and techniques from drama therapy.
“It’s not me, it’s my character.” Definitions of alibi, the ways in which it is emancipating, and the situations when alibi is not enough.
Six techniques to help frame how larp characters engage each other, their perceptions, and their environment, avoiding conventional paths.
In this opinion piece Sanne Harder explores predatory behavior in larp communities. Content Advisory: Sexual abuse, mental health issues.
Experiences of play and facilitation in the online larp Animus: The Eternal Circle by Chaos League.
There are some activities that can, and as far as possible should, be taken by individuals to help improve the larp community as a whole.
Online larps have the potential to make games accessible for a wider variety of players who may be excluded from mainstream, face-to-face larps. Here we outline some accessibility methods.
What is magic? From our perspective, at its core, magic is a form of manifestation: the ability to alter the self and the world around us through the power of intentional thought, force of will, and creative action.Mat Auryn, Psychic…
This is your invitation to magic. To visit magic. To return to magic, again and again.
The Split Attraction Model can be used to expand language in describing larps, in setting expectations, and in player negotiations, in order to reduce struggles and misunderstandings.