Archive - Sep 1, 2011

Mongols share traditional dance

A short film from UNESCO highlights Mongolian music and culture by sharing the Biyelgee Mongolian traditional folk dance as performed by dancers from several different ethnic groups.

LARPers take on Hell in upcoming film

What happens when a gang of medieval LARPers summon a demon from hell? A comedy/horror film entitled Knights of Badassdom, that's what. View the trailer online. (PG-13)

Medieval Mayhem at Scotland's Caerlaverock Castle

The walls of Caerlaverock Castle near Dumfries, Scotland rang with the sound of sword on shield recently when Historic Scotland presented Medieval Mayhem. A slideshow of photos by Gareth Easton is available from the BBC.

Sven Orfhendur winner of Caid's Fall 2011 Crown Tournament

Gürcü Iskender reports that Duke Sven Orfhendur was the victor of the August 20, 2011 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Caid. Duke Sven fought for the honor of Her Ladyship Cassandra Zoe Paganel.