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Dec 17, 2009

* (1:09) Fear the Boot, now with timestamps!

* (1:45) Fear the Con 3 sign-up is coming very soon.

* (2:20) Introducing our guests.

* (5:05) What separates LARP from tabletop RPGs?

* (10:32) The negative image of LARPers.  The infamous Lightningt Bolt video.

* (17:07) The seemingly insular nature of the LARP community.

* (28:03) Flirting, physical contact, and other boundaries.

* (31:38) The flow of LARP as compared to a tabletop RPG.  You can see the Oak Island Mystery videos here: part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4.

* (36:08) The role of NPCs in LARP.

* (39:45) Character advancement and player attachment.

* (43:48) Representing magic.

* (45:11) Honor and honesty in sparring.

Our guests were also kind enough to provide links to the Amtgard and Insurrection LARP systems.

Hosts: Dan, James, Michael, Nathanael, Wayne