Connecting larp as a tool for personal development with theories from psychology and techniques from drama therapy.
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.
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.
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.
There’s a lot to think about as we adapt how we design and play larps to our current constraints, but with luck the community as a whole can see that as exciting rather than offputting.
Online larps require different communication tools and design strategies to allow players and facilitators to effectively communicate. But if we use design and technology carefully our online games can bring together people from across the world and explore all sorts…
This documentation piece explores Together Forever, an online larp focusing on romantic relationships and dating in a near-future dystopia.