A lot can be said about the social aspect of larping – and on the idea of, you know, larping as a couple. I’ve listed just a couple of things I seem to keep forgetting myself when larping – or hanging out with larpers, which happens often enough, too. #1 Your relationship is not your […]Read More Not Your Family Yurt (Larping for Couples #5)
Not everyone plays on the same emotional level. Stuff written here is just my take, since both the co-alpha and I like to play on deeper layers – but there’s differences even between the two of us. I really wouldn’t like anyone to get the wrong impression of larping because of something I wrote – […]Read More Larping for Couples #4: The Heavy Stuff – Immersion, Bleed and PLD as a Shared Experience
If you’re new to the Larping for Couples article series on the SnW blog, you won’t be surprised by this article. If, however, you’ve already read some of the articles (listed at the bottom), you’ve already noticed that I assume both (and all) members of your relationship have been larping for some time – be it as […]Read More Larping for Couples #3: There’s Always Time for the First Time
Everything = talk is a tiny reference to Arrow’s Everything – breathe. I solemnly swear I’ll repeat the message of this post infinitely throughout the series – for a reason. #1 Talk before a game and after a game. I honestly cannot say which one is more important – because both are incredibly important. Talk before a game to […]Read More Larping for Couples #2: Everything = Talk!
Thus it begins! The first, previously announced post series on the SnW blog, is ready for liftoff. I hope you find something useful in the series which should spread over the next eightish weeks. No one piece of advice can be applicable to all larping couples, but I wanted to share a couple of tiny insights I’ve accumulated during my three years larping […]Read More Larping for Couples #1: Trust Your Partner or Go Home
I have a confession to make – the closest I ever came to dating a non-geek was waay back in elementary school. (And even that person had the sense to give me a boxfull of MTG cards as a birthday present – so some understanding of geekdom was definitely present.) I know a couple of […]Read More Full Moon Special #3 – The Importance of Dating A Geek
…or, just a few reasons I’m seriously looking forward to spring this year – and what you can expect, too, in the oncoming month. The co-alpha’s birthday is approaching, speed-of-light style, and I’m in the middle of a project related to that.(<3) I just felt the need to warn you I might babble about it […]Read More The First SnW Articles Series And The Oncoming Spring