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Welcome to the Cambridge Larp Society Website!
 
Welcome to the Cambridge Larp Society Website!
   
Cambridge Larp Society (CLS) is a University of Cambridge society which organises regular Live Action Role-Playing (LARP) events. LARP involves playing the part of a character you create and escaping into a world of magic, mystery and danger. CLS runs a continuing game over the course of the year, meeting once or twice a week for socialising and adventuring together in a fantasy world. Participation is open to everyone, not just members of the university, and we welcome new members at any point in the year. To find out more about LARP, visit our [http://www.camlarp.co.uk/Frequently_Asked_Questions FAQ].
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Cambridge Larp Society (CLS) is a University of Cambridge society which organises regular Live Action Role-Playing (larp) events. Larp is a type of role-play where participants physically portray their characters. There are many different kinds of larp, taking place in wide variety of settings, ranging from fantasy and sci-fi to modern day. To find out more about larp, visit our [http://www.camlarp.co.uk/Frequently_Asked_Questions FAQ].
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CLS runs a continuing game over the course of the year, meeting once or twice a week for socialising and adventuring together in a world unlike our own. We also run a number of other events, including one-shot larps, discussion groups, costume-making sessions, and socials. Participation is open to everyone, not just members of the university, and we welcome new members at any point in the year.
   
 
More information about events we run can be found [http://www.camlarp.co.uk/Events_We_Run here], and you can contact us [http://www.camlarp.co.uk/Contact_Us here].
 
More information about events we run can be found [http://www.camlarp.co.uk/Events_We_Run here], and you can contact us [http://www.camlarp.co.uk/Contact_Us here].
   
You can sign up to the mailing list [https://www.srcf.net/mailman/listinfo/larp-members here].
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You can sign up to the mailing list [https://www.srcf.net/mailman/listinfo/larp-members here], or email the exec if you don't have university access.
   
 
==Our Current Game==
 
==Our Current Game==
This year's game is [http://citadel.camlarp.co.uk/ The Citadel], a science fantasy game of exploration, in which members of the tribes discover the secrets of an ancient advanced civilisation, and hope to apply this learning to a new way of life.
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This year's game is [https://obscura.camlarp.co.uk/ Obscura], a fantasy game of discovery, intrigue and struggle against the odds where magic and science collide.
   
 
[[File:Battle.jpg|right|400px|Photo by Kay Chard]]
 
[[File:Battle.jpg|right|400px|Photo by Kay Chard]]
   
 
==Announcements==
 
==Announcements==
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In light of Cambridge University's announcement that students won't be returning for Easter term, the sessions planned for Easter term have been cancelled.
The next [[Glossary#Interactive|interactive]] is on Friday 17th May at 7pm at the [[Locations We Use#Unitarian Church Hall|Unitarian Church Hall]].
 
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We aim to finish the Obscura campaign, but at a later date, likely in a weekend event later in the year.
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After that we plan to start our next campaign - Vanished Memoirs - in the new academic year in October.
   
 
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This week's linear will be on [http://www.camlarp.co.uk/Locations_We_Use#Grantchester_Meadows_-_Tearoom_End Grantchester Meadows] '''''at the far end''''' on Saturday 18th May at '''12:30'''.
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The final interactive of Citadel will then be on Saturday 18th May at 7pm at the [[Locations We Use#Unitarian Church Hall|Unitarian Church Hall]].
 

Latest revision as of 10:46, 21 March 2020

Photo by Tom Garnett

Welcome to the Cambridge Larp Society Website!

Cambridge Larp Society (CLS) is a University of Cambridge society which organises regular Live Action Role-Playing (larp) events. Larp is a type of role-play where participants physically portray their characters. There are many different kinds of larp, taking place in wide variety of settings, ranging from fantasy and sci-fi to modern day. To find out more about larp, visit our FAQ.

CLS runs a continuing game over the course of the year, meeting once or twice a week for socialising and adventuring together in a world unlike our own. We also run a number of other events, including one-shot larps, discussion groups, costume-making sessions, and socials. Participation is open to everyone, not just members of the university, and we welcome new members at any point in the year.

More information about events we run can be found here, and you can contact us here.

You can sign up to the mailing list here, or email the exec if you don't have university access.

Our Current Game

This year's game is Obscura, a fantasy game of discovery, intrigue and struggle against the odds where magic and science collide.

Photo by Kay Chard

Announcements

In light of Cambridge University's announcement that students won't be returning for Easter term, the sessions planned for Easter term have been cancelled.

We aim to finish the Obscura campaign, but at a later date, likely in a weekend event later in the year.

After that we plan to start our next campaign - Vanished Memoirs - in the new academic year in October.