Rio Grande's Monitor
published a piece on the High Fantasy Society, a LARP organization in South Texas:
A medieval game of live-action role-playing, or LARP, the organization has many members throughout Texas, with “kingdoms” organized in different parts of the state. In South Texas, the Silver Spire kingdom is thriving with young men, women and children who don costumes and take on various fictional roles who turn Bill Schupp into a realm of warfare every Sunday.
There are the usual comparisons to D&D
and World of Warcraft,
and in all, it's a positive article on the hobby.
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