A talk about Second Year (Toinen vuosi), a 4-part larp campaign about building a community of survivors immediately following an apocalyptic pandemic.
Usva discusses how larp is becoming commodified, what that means, and what the repercussions of this for specific events as well as the community at large.
Dr. Sarah Lynne Bowman talks about integration practices for concretizing & completing transformative processes after larps end & daily life resumes.
Kjell Hedgard Hugaas is a game designer, activist, politician, event organizer, and trained actor. In this keynote, Kjell Hedgard Hugaas will make the case for why we should design larps that invite the potential for transformative impacts on players. He…
It’s a retrospective - from the year 2040! Sharon Underberg tells us what’s happened in their world of larp "in the past 10 years".
Seaside Prison is a larp about life in Gaza. In this talk we discuss the its creation, its aims, & the futures for larp in the culture establishment.
A talk about the future and self-definition of larps for those who are interested in overlapping activities and/or multidisciplinary cooperations.
The gorgeous and impressive Larp Design book is a collection of practical and useful essays for beginners as well as experienced designers.
Edu-larp can be described as implementing live-action role-playing games in formal or informal educational contexts, “used to impart pre-determined pedagogical or didactic content” (Balzer & Kurz 2015). The aim of the Edu-larp Conference 2019 was to present and discuss recent…
An exploration of the development of larp in the face of a growing tendency of contemporary culture to become commodified.