Nordic Larp (Book Review)

Over on First Per­son Scholar, I’ve pub­lished an extens­ive book review of Nor­dic Larp, an im­pressive and beau­ti­ful over­view of the Nor­dic live-action role­playing scene. In it I dis­cuss how the book shows the diversity and experi­mental drive of the LARP scene in Scan­dinavia, and approach it briefly from a play-theoretical per­spect­ive. […Read more…]

Walking the Planes 2: A History of the Planes in Dungeons & Dragons

This one took a bit longer to write, but finally the second art­icle in my planar series is out, in which I give an over­view of the planes in the his­tory of Dun­geons & Dragons. Next time, I’ll be diving into Plan­es­cape prop­erly for the first time. […Read more…]