The official website describes Swordcraft as "paintball meets medieval/fantasy battle - carnage with a dash of medieval re-enactment, role-playing and cosplay." The medieval LARP (Live Action Role Playing) game was featured in a recent article in the Bendigo Advertiser (Australia). (photo, video)
In the article Wendy Williams spoke with Simon Vincent, who brought the LARP-ing group to Bendigo. “Within the world people can invent characters at home and then come and play them on the night. It is generally a battle game which carries on until you reach the objective which might be the capture of a flag or total annihilation of the other side. Once every three months we have camping trips where we go and set up wooden castles and play for three days.