Today’s guest-post was written by Danish freeform designer Anne Vinkel. It previously appeared in Danish on the Plan B Rollespil. Translation here courtesy of Troels Ken Pedersen. Four of us sat Continue Reading →
Fastaval is a Danish roleplaying convention that operates a bit like a film festival–designers pitch games to a committee that selects 30 or so to run in the final juried Continue Reading →
This Miracle is a freeform game about religion written by Nick Fortugno and me. Download the free script for This Miracle here. Below, we’ve got the quick pitch for the game, followed by Continue Reading →
Freeform is SO HOT right now, if contests like the Golden Cobra Competition are any measure. But there’s a lot of confusion about the word “freeform” and what it means. Continue Reading →
This past weekend, I hung out with US designer Emily Care Boss and Danish designer Asbjørn Olsen. Asbjørn and Emily had run his excellent short poetic freeform Exile earlier in the weekend (I was Continue Reading →
Free download of my freeform roleplaying game about hereditary breast cancer and the BRCA mutations.
In praise of the wonderful women endemic to so much of Nordica.
Play style, game design, and supporting writers: my trip to the Danish freeform convention Fastaval.
They’re not larps, they come from coldest Nordica, and they’ll make you bleed. Jeepform games, explained for rookie roleplayers.
The newest in larp, from doctoral dissertations on BDSM to deconstructions of the “gamer wife” trope to a sweet sweet smackdown of the dude who posted that inane thing about booth babes on CNN.