Tagged: Claus Raasted

New in Larp: June 25, 2013

Categories: Blog, Features, Larp
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The larp world in the US and beyond is exploding with awesome art-larpy goodness. Here's a massive list of all the new cons, larps, and thought pieces you've just got to check out.

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Leaving the Larp Closet

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Come out of the larp closet in three easy steps: explain it to non-gamers using analogy, own it and forget about the haters, documentation doesn't hurt. Advice from seasoned gamers.

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Larp in NYC and September 11

Categories: Blog, Features, Larp

While I was in Finland, I had the pleasure of participating in the Nordic Larp Talks, a yearly series of short talks on larp and larp design modeled on the TED talks and hosted by famed journalist, author and larper Johanna Koljonen. I chose to tell a story that I didn’t have room for in Leaving Mundania, […]... Read More

Why They Larp

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Why They Larp

Why on earth do people larp? Lots of reasons. Hear them from the giant, animatronic horses' mouths.

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Larp Likes and Dislikes

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Larp Likes and Dislikes

The experts risk potential hate mail by describing which types of games they find unappealing.

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One-Shot Larps v. Campaigns

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One-Shot Larps v. Campaigns

Do you prefer one-shot or campaign larps? The experts weigh in on what they like and why.

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Danish Larp: Kid Edition

Categories: Blog, Features, Larp

Welcome to Denmark, where 27,000 kids larp, and boffers are on sale at the grocery store. Today, larpers Nynne Søs Rasmussen and Claus Raasted introduce us to the world of children's larp in the first of three installments on the Danish scene.

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Advice For First-Time Larp Scholars

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Advice For First-Time Larp Scholars

If you're writing about larp, Finnish game researchers are your new best friend. Oh, and you do know other people have written about roleplay, right? A first-timers' guide.

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How To Make Larp A Day Job

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Want to game for a living? Here's some advice from people who have tried it. The sixth first timers' installment.

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Advice for First-Time Game Designers

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Start simple. Be bold. And do your homework. The third installment of the first timers' guide.

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