Geek Out!: The Modern Nerd's Guide to LARPing, 1st Edition

  • Matt Lang
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538212129
  • ISBN-13: 9781538212127
  • DDC: 793.93
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released October 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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LARPing, or live-action role playing, is one of the hottest hobbies today. Its devoted participants develop detailed characters, inventing names and personalities, as well as costumes and props. The improvisational nature and opportunity for creativity at LARP events makes for a new experience every time. Readers will dive headfirst into this fascinating pastime, guided by experienced LARPer and writer Michael Sciandra through the ins and outs of participation. Age-appropriate engaging text and full-color photography from actual LARPers brings readers into this whole new exciting world.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Heard of It?.
2: The Story of Larp.
3: What Theme Interests You?.
4: Choosing Your Larp.
5: Time To Study.
6: Creating A Character.
7: Choose A Race.
8: Props.
9: Staying in Character.
10: Let the Larping Begin.
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