Features

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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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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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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Everything I learned at Knutpunkt 2014

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Everything I learned at Knutpunkt 2014

Knutpunkt gets culturally appropriated, sweet new terminology, the supperreal state and all the hot new larps you can't go to this year.

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A Few Cool Things I Saw at Knutpunkt 2014

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A few cool social things I saw at Knutpunkt 2014.

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Pocket Guide to American Freeform Launches

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My short ebook, Pocket Guide to American Freeform, which explains how to play, run, and write American freeform, launches at online retailers.

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Knutepunkt for Noobs

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Some stuff to consider if you're a first time visitor to Knutepunkt, which is Knutpunkt this year, since it's in Sweden.

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