Sometimes a larp does not work, either for us as individual players or for a number of participants. Sometimes in order to play the game, you need to change the rules.
We should learn to use mindfulness as a way to steer our own play and to be more aware of here and now.
The trick to doing scary things is finding ways to maintain a sense of security and control when taking the plunge.
This is a tool to give yourself a place to rest but do so in character rather than leave the game.
Rituals can be used as a tool to get a feel of your character before the game and to get or stay in tune with them during the game.
In this piece, we’ll show you how to make an outfit seem historical without needing to actually be historically accurate.
This toolbox provides practical tips on how to manipulate your brain into more bleed and more immersive experiences.
Preparing for a larp can be great fun, especially if you do it in good time. It can help get you in the mood, extend the enjoyment of the larp and prepare you for a great experience!
There are a growing number of Nordic style larps designed for strong emotions, including sexual arousal, and players steering for that experience.
Being cast in a leadership role is a great opportunity, but it can mean extra responsibility to shape the tone and experience of your play group, both ingame and offgame.