The 8th of June is National Play Outside Day in the Netherlands. And LARP is usually all about playing outside. That's why I am going to talk about playing inside. Besides the live action roleplaying games, there are also roleplaying games where you are playing at home, called Tabletop RPGs. These are more the boardgame-like, but are... Continue Reading →
There are a few events in the world that cater to a few thousand people per event. At least in LARP, because in the 'normie'-world festival season breaks loose in the Spring. But this one is one of them. This, this is the story of Drachenfest ...
It is the year 1232 medieval Europe a dwelling place in Germany. I am 20 years old. I am married to Tiebe, the tavern keeper in the town of Lechheim. And I might die soon, because I’m about 8 months pregnant. I will finally have my first child. And hope to deliver many more in... Continue Reading →
Here in the Netherlands spring has definitely begun. We had around 20 degrees weather at last weekend's event and we had to cope with it. But ... how do you cope with the heat? 1. It is really important to drink lots (but mainly ENOUGH) water. LARPers are already prone to not take care of... Continue Reading →
Being a LARPer in mostly medieval and fantasy settings with I will miss some modern privileges during a weekend LARP. And that’s what I see around me as well. Even though we do have the sanitary comforts of running water and toilets, and sometimes even showers, at certain areas of a location, you will... Continue Reading →