The Single Player LARP – 2 Game Ideas


In a recent episode of the LARPBook podcast we were asked to help a listener who on running low on podcasts to listen to was concerned that that he / she may have to interact with people on a regular journey of several hours long. As you can imagine the podcast produced some ideas that were as usual – interesting.

Then it struck me that a lone larper on a journey could be in fact be playing a larp. The number of players would be somewhat limited, well 1. However the number of NPCs is a potentially large number since it is everyone around you.

Of course you cannot pull our your trusty larp weapon of choice on public transport. That kind of thing is frowned upon – although likely to get you on the evening news. Instead these mini games are all played out mostly in your head. Though…

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About Jack

BRIEF BIO: Jack Gunter is a writer of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and songs. He is the co-owner of Open Door Communications, a copywriter, an inventor, and a former broker and private investigator. He is a naturalist and an amateur scientist and cryptologist. He likes to compose music and to design and play games and puzzles of all types. He homeschooled his children. He lives in the Upstate of South Carolina with his beautiful wife, talented two daughters, his old friend and Great Dane Sam, and his three Viking Cats.

Posted on May 27, 2015, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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