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Check Your Investment

In Playing, Storytelling on July 13, 2013 at 12:56 pm

IMG_3338Sometimes it’s incredibly difficult to maintain a healthy perspective on game. From time to time, it’s important for Players and Storytellers to check their level of investment. What we do for fun should never be something that hurts us.

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We Aren’t Puppies, We’re Werewolves

In Community, Playing, Storytelling on July 3, 2013 at 4:21 pm

IMG_3335When relations between Players and Storytellers begin to breakdown and become unfriendly, how can the cycle be broken?

There’s a saying that a few LARPers I know always recite, “We pay five bucks to pretend to be nine foot tall fuzzy werewolves at a warehouse every other Friday night. The least we could do is do it like adults.”

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