Archive - Jun 14, 2012

Lizzie Stark leaves Mundania

Freelance journalist Lizzie Stark wrote the book on LARPing, literally. Her Leaving Mundania explains the fantasy world of Live Action Role Playing games from D&D-types to Nordic avant-garde art LARP. She explains the appeal in a short video for the BBC.

Two tapped for Pelican at Midrealm Crown Tourney

Meister Konrad Mailander, Rouge Scarpe Herald for the Kingdom of the Middle, reports that at Their recent Crown Tournament, Their Majesties Savaric and Julianna placed two of Their subjects on vigil to contemplate elevation to the Order of the Pelican.

Pennsic War Point schedule announced

Dirk Edward of Frisia reports that the Pennsic 41 War Points and Battles schedule is now available to view online or in PDF format.

Irish shipwreck the site of mystery and coconuts

A shipwreck found off the coast of Ireland carried an exotic cargo of Iberian pottery and coconuts. The coconuts, which likely sank in the late 16th or early 17th century, would mark the earliest known arrival of this fruit in Ireland.