I’m a huge learning geek – especially when the knowledge is “how-to” or, khm, theoretical. Nah, I’ll just say it – I love learning about things I might want to know something about in the future. No matter when the future comes. So diving into a familiar setting’s lore is more like a challenge than a […]Read More Lorediving for Larpers
I’m sure the title kinda explains itself – but if not, enjoy this magnificent picture of Felicity Smoak, one of my currently favourite female characters in all of geeky tv. The list was directly inspired by Arrow 2×14 Time of Death – in which Felicity had to learn some of the lessons on her own skin. Disclaimer: Anything […]Read More 8 Smoaky Ways to Kick Ass Without Having to Kick Any Asses
Remember the Star Wars larp I went to last weekend? As it turns out, I was right to have my doubts – but for totally different reasons. The thing is – people are passionate beings (hurray!). And familiar settings are a thing of passion. Which, in the end, means the same for fandoms as for […]Read More The Alderaan Glitch (Larp in a Familiar Setting Part #2)
Note: Pic (featured) by trancer21. Pic (above) by phoenixdown. It’s multifandom. Of sorts. Geekery (lovely word, just trying it out), at lest where I’m from, often includes some form of derivative work made by fans of a certain universe (or fandom, to be politically correct). Some larps (like, say, these) can also be seen as a […]Read More The Wolf on Fanfiction
Disclaimer: I claim no connection or ownership of any sort on any name you recognize. I’m just a simple geek, trying to make my way in the larpverse. Photos by A. S., map by Zeph. I’m in the middle of getting ready for a larp set in a rather familiar setting – Star Wars, to […]Read More What is the Color of Bacta, Again? (Larp in a Familiar Setting Part #1)
Here’s just a couple I’ve come by. Lack of characters. The one thing a show cannot live without. If there’s no one to care for – and even agent Ward was not hopeless – why bother watching at all? Lack of script. I admit, this has more to do with crime shows than with regular […]Read More Lack a Reason to Quit a Tv Show?
Please note: Teeny tiny spoilers for Arrow (through 2×13) available throughout the article. Also, I claim no ownership on any of the photos and/or names mentioned. Linking fest mostly delivers YouTube and IMDB entries. Arrow has been one of the biggest surprises tv has offered me in the past year or two, and I can’t […]Read More Hooked On The Hood in 5 Easy Steps