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Larp’s Oral Tradition Is Dying

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As the art form gets older, larp is increasingly moving from an oral tradition to a written one. That has consequences.

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Game Design: The Inside/Outside Story

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Want to make your roleplaying game or larp more resonant? Here's how the literary concept of inside and outside stories can help.

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Game Design: Finding the Premise

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Finding the premise is essential to designing a tight, narrative larp or freeform game. Come learn why it's important, and how to do it.

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Pandora’s DNA Bibliography

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The full bibliography for Lizzie Stark's book Pandora's DNA: Tracing the Breast Cancer Genes Through History, Science, and One Family Tree.

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How to Diversify Your Game, Larp, or Con

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How to Diversify Your Game, Larp, or Con

I get the question, "How do I get more diverse people to show up to my event?" a lot. Here's my answer on how to foster inclusivity in gaming.

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Three Ways to Organize a One-Shot Larp

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Three Ways to Organize a One-Shot Larp

Ever wanted to write and organize your own one-shot larp? Here are some different ways to structure the design team.

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A Guide to Tipping for Nordicans in the US

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The Nordicans wanted to know about this weird tipping thing we do in the US. Here's my explanation.

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An American’s Guide to Surviving in Nordica

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Some things I wish I'd known about Nordica before I went.

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5 Cute Things Nordicans Say (In English)

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Nordicans speak great English. And some of their sayings are pretty darn cute.

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How to Become a Better Larper

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How to Become a Better Larper

Ever larped? Ever sucked? Try again. Larp again. Larp better.

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