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Writing a LARP with Tin Tin

Tin Tin is a Swedish larper. This series of interviews features her talking to Stuart about the creation of a historical larp.You should note that these are all audio recordings despite being placed on YouTube (just for ease of streaming). So do not worry if all you...

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[StatusLARP] – Videos for LARP

My journey into StatusLarp started when Reno sent me a link to his Random Character Generator. So here is that video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9SA1s9gSBaw&feature=youtu.be Yes it really is rolling up a character the old fashioned way (with dice). Yes it is...

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Story Master ToolKit – NIMS

We first heard of this when Timofey Rechkalov wrote to us towards the end of December. I've been playing with it since and it presents as a cool and interesting tool to managing the creation of a larp. Let's start with the best way of learning about The Story Toolkit...

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Tips for Writing A Childrens Larp

LARPBook has been busy identifying children's larps; but what about actually writing and running one yourself? Where do you start in doing so? First of all remember that a childrens larp is like any other larp. There has to be a story, there have to be protagonists...

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The Podcast Plan for 2017

Some of you may have noticed that it is January 10th and there has yet to be a podcast from us. Making this our longest Christmas break since the show started. The big question you may well have is why? The other question might be; is the show over? Well let's address...

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Adding Viewers to Larp

Will it become important for people to watch larp? I ask as it seems that at least in British if not in western culture that importance comes from a shared experience. That watching is by far the easiest way to achieve that. Just think of how deeply sports and more...

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Children’s LARPs – Europe

We've been exploring LARPs that focus on children recently. This is out third set of listings - this time covering organisations in continental Europe. Anecdotally we've heard of great things throughout Scandinavia and also the Netherlands. However for the purpose of...

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Several Thoughts on The Cost of LARPs

Ok this came up in Facebook today and I'm posting it now as I think this could be a series of things to exam in 2017. The subject is the cost of larps. Historically event prices at LARPs (at least in the UK as these are the prices I know), have been generally quite...

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2017 Events from Dziobak Larp Studios

When LARPBook lists events its normally a page of information that gives you dates, locations, costs, genres and so on. Well this event entry is going to be a little different. Dziobak Larp Studios (famous for College of Wizardry and other blockbuster larps), have...

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