Early concepts, techniques and perceptions of [[playingstyle]]s in [[Norway]] is deeply rooted from the everyday situations that arise when playing non-stop for days in a forest, living in cabins heated with firewood, making and taking food together as a large family, tribe, clan or ætt.
Ultimately the traditions among both organisers and participants of the Winterlarps in Oslo made the foundations for the [[iconic larp]]
of the 2nd World War game [] to be possible. The westerngames [[Wanted]] and [[Once upon a time]] relates to the same tradition.
[] and [[Once upon a time]] are included in the [[Nordic Larp Book]].