Continuum 2016, August 12-15, 2016, Leicester University John Foster Hall of ResidenceSelect game to view:
A Grandiose Disaster!
by Mike Young
Everthing seemed fine but then it happened...
A Grandiose Disaster is a live action roleplaying game where you play out your own character-centric disaster/horror movie! Using a set of structured scenarios, anywhere from 6 to 12 players play archetypical characters run through the wringer of the disaster. Who will you try to save? What choices do you make to survive?
by Ben Allen, Nickey Barnard, Martin Jones, Heidi Kaye and Alison Rider Hill
Steaming rows, hidden passions, and bitter regret are on the menu for the evening at this wrap party for a 1932 Hollywood movie set in the depths of the Guatemalan Jungle.
An intensely character-focused, traditional 3-hour freeform with adult themes.
by Amanda Brown, Jill Krynicki Dutcher, James Silverstein, Brandon Brylawski, Doug Freedman
Critical Path is a game of intense, interpersonal drama and shifting perspectives set aboard a prototype starship on its maiden voyage. Note: This game contains mature, angst-ridden themes.
by Karolina Soltys, Mike Snowden, Steve Hatherley, Theo Clarke, Tym Norris and Tony Mitton
Ex Nihilo is a short Peaky Games larp for 6 to 10 players written by Karolina Soltys, Mike Snowden, Steve Hatherley, Theo Clarke, Tym Norris and Tony Mitton. Some players will be the research team and some the products of their work. The game is intended to be entertainment, but covers themes such as power and control over others, the nature of emotions, as well - perhaps - about the value of life and what makes us human.
Highly Haunted Live!
by CJ Romer
Play the crew of Highly Haunted Live as they engage in a make or break ghosthunting TV show live from Leicester! A spooky supernatural horror comedy game based upon those awful things you get on cable TV. CAUTION: it is planned to film sequences! (See below)
by Natalie Curd, Roger Gammans, Elyssia Mccormick, Richard Perry
A game of love won, squandered or destroyed, set against the background of World War II. A group of friends gather and explore their evolving relationships during the war. This is an episodic game, with three scenes stretching across the War and after.
MASH Brothers in Arms
by Nickey Barnard, Natalie Curd, Phil Dall, Tony Mitton, Alison Rider-Hill
The year is 1953, Dolores Day rides high in the Box Office, Nat King Cole rules the radio... and American GIs are fighting the gooks in Korea. In the 3066th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital, moments of terror are interspersed with days of boredom waiting for the wounded troops to arrive.
by Lisa Perez. Published by Freeform Games
Staff and students at the Tremaine School of Magic are under attack. Who has wiped the Headmaster's memory and will they strike again ... with deadlier consequences? A family-friendly magical mystery freeform.
The Gehenna Memo
by Malcolm Harbrow of LARP Wellington
Bletchley Park - the most secret place in the British war effort. Five thousand boffins and debs work on cracking German codes. The resulting intelligence, code-named ULTRA, is so secret that entire cities have been sacrificed to protect it. But there are secrets here even darker than ULTRA...
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