Exploring the possibilities arising from disrupting the magic circle through urban pervasive styles of play and the practice of chaos magic.
As an in-game larp photographer, it is indeed possible and maybe sometimes even desirable to let your character take over.
We had crazy plans. We would transform fantasy larp forever. We would create the best larp in the world... or so I thought.
Larp has the potential to make meaningful change by helping us expand our imagination and empowerment.
Players should be selfish creatures who take care of their own experience first and foremost. That will lead to better play for everyone.
Examples, case studies, and testimonies from larpers about in-game writing.
Thoughts on how to gender larp magic systems with awareness and intention.
How fatphobia, ageism, and rejection based on perceived attractiveness can influence play and negatively impact larpers.
How simple rules, such as those found in narrative RPGs, can create the emergent narratives and the emotional experiences many seek in larp.
This article presents a categorization of LAOGs - depending on how they make use of the communication channels in place. It identifies three different forms: The Diegetic Call, The Invisible Call, and The Metaphorical Call.