LRP Stole My Life (and My Money)
1:00 pm Behind the Scenes

LRP Stole My Life (and My Money)

Showing Diversity to Kids at LARP
11:30 am In Character

Showing Diversity to Kids at LARP

Kickstarter: The nCamp Stove
10:30 am Out Of Character

Kickstarter: The nCamp Stove

Set Dressing New Sites
3:00 pm Behind the Scenes

Set Dressing New Sites

Healthy(ish) Food To Fuel LARP Crewing
7:58 am Out Of Character

Healthy(ish) Food To Fuel LARP Crewing

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  • LRP Stole My Life (and My Money)

    LRP Stole My Life (and My Money)

    In the UK we are very lucky to have a wide range of games to choose from. We have several large games which each have a different focus and atmosphere. They all appeal to different players. We have a...

  • Showing Diversity to Kids at LARP

    Showing Diversity to Kids at LARP

    It seems that every time I post about equality and diversity it’s for a negative reason. So I thought that today, on Bi Visibility Day, I’d change it up a bit and be a bit more positive. A couple of...

  • Kickstarter: The nCamp Stove

    Kickstarter: The nCamp Stove

    As many people know, I’m a huge fan of Kickstarter for bringing artistic, humanitarian, and even just fantastically useful gadgets to the marketplace. Well, take a little look at this one: This stove would solve a problem for many...

  • Set Dressing New Sites

    Set Dressing New Sites

    Empire has finished for the year and we’ve started cleaning the costume and putting it away. This is made vastly easy by having a new store room for PD which is downstairs from the workshop and this should mean...

  • Healthy(ish) Food To Fuel LARP Crewing

    Healthy(ish) Food To Fuel LARP Crewing

    When I first headed along to LARP, almost four years ago now, I ate terribly. I don’t mean that I missed meals or forgot to eat, but rather I spent my weekends living on fast food and junk. Being a...

  • Being a Great Player at LRP

    Being a Great Player at LRP

    There are things players can do to help make events go more easily. I’ve put some of mine below. You pay us to attend our events, and as such you are our customers, but the following would make things...

  • When Accuracy Becomes Exclusivity

    When Accuracy Becomes Exclusivity

    Imagine you loved a period of history, and so you design a game set in said age. You want it to look perfectly period looking in your fantastic venue so you set fairly high kit standards – but you...

  • Odyssey XIII: Omega

    Odyssey XIII: Omega

    The final game of Odyssey LRP ran this August and the world entered a new age. I cannot possibly say it better than the games team themselves: “There is a time for many words, and there is a time...

  • The Evolution of LRP games

    The Evolution of LRP games

    When you read this it will be ending, but this weekend Curious Pastimes have been celebrating their 20th anniversary. I’ve said good things about the system before and it’ll always be a little bit special to me. It was my...

  • Empire LRP: Summer Solstice 380YE

    Empire LRP: Summer Solstice 380YE

    This time at Empire LRP we celebrated a Coronation! Hundreds turned out to see the new Throne being crowned with a circlet of beautiful flowers. It’s very easy to take great, emotional photographs in that situation, so I’ll just...