Tagged: Emily Care Boss

New in Larp: American Freeform and more

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The American Freeform Bundle drops. Is edu-larp going to the White House? The D&D Campaign swapping dice for yoga and more!

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Introducing American Freeform

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Introducing American Freeform

An effort at defining the new genre of American Freeform.

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New in Larp: June 25, 2013

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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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Dilemmas of the Lady Game Designer

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Dilemmas of the Lady Game Designer

Some thoughts and dilemmas around being a woman writer. Of games.

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Mad About the Boy in Wyrd Con Book

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The Wyrd Con Book, edited by Sarah Lynne Bowman and Aaron Vanek is out. The book is an anthology of essays about gaming and larp put out by California’s Wyrd Con convention. It’s available for free download here. I’ve got an essay on Mad About the Boy, the Nordic larp I helped run this October […]... Read More

Jeepform for Noobs

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They're not larps, they come from coldest Nordica, and they'll make you bleed. Jeepform games, explained for rookie roleplayers.

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New in Larp: September 10, 2012

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The newest in larp, from doctoral dissertations on BDSM to deconstructions of the "gamer wife" trope to a sweet sweet smackdown of the dude who posted that inane thing about booth babes on CNN.

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My Gen Con Pilgrimage

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Gen Con is big. Really, really big. Bigger than any other convention I’ve been to. And although I walked around the convention center and at least four hotels over my three-day stay, Gen Con is so tremendously huge that I know I missed many sections of the convention. More than 45,000 people were there. It […]... Read More

New in Larp: July 22, 2012

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New in larp: The Norwegians organize a larpwriter summer school in Lithuania; Annika Waern wonders whether stories emerge out of video games in the dope-est blog entry I've read in a long time, and Leaving Mundania ends up in The Daily Beast and Washington Post!

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How to Debrief a Freeform Game

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It's wise to give your players snacks, and let them talk about their feelings after a freeform game. Some thoughts from experienced freeform GMs on what a debrief should do and how to do it.

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