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Wednesday, July 16 - Sunday, July 20, 2008
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LARP Schedule for DEXCON 11Updated 7/4/08
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Event ID; Type of Event; Event Name; Event Author. Event Description. Event Day & Time; Round (1); Materials (2). Level (3); Attitude (4), Age Notification (5). Next Round (6) (if applicable); See Also: Repetition of event or round (if applicable).
In the interest of conserving space, repeat listings of the same event or multiple round events will contain only the title, a reference to the first listing, time and round information. Note that prizes are usually NOT listed; all prizes will be gallery level certificates (or applicable awards), unless otherwise specified. In the case of cash prizes, Double Exposure reserves the right to withdraw the grand prize based on attendance of the specific event. All cash value prizes will be awarded as certificates or shopping sprees for the Dealers' Room, and MAY be transferred to future Double Exposure conventions.
(1) One Session; One round; 1 of x = First round, etc.; 1A of x = Same round repeated elsewhere.
(2) All Materials Provided (except dice); All Materials Offered (except dice), but feel free to bring your own; Bring Your Own Materials (and characters, if applicable).
(3) Beginners ONLY; Beginners Welcome; Knowledge of rules Necessary; Experts ONLY.
(4) Very Silly; Silly; Fun; Serious; Very Serious.
(5) All Ages; Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance; 18 & Over ONLY; Recommended For Young Players.
(6) All "Next Round" listings show which specific round or session you will be scheduled for automatically if you advance. This information is vital, and you should be aware of it, although you CAN reserve an alternate selection which takes place at the same time as a future advancement round. At the appropriate time, you will cancel one or the other. Note that all available events are shown in GREEN, and all advancement rounds are shown in RED.
All Special Headline Events are shown in YELLOW.
L131: Welcome to the Avatar System!. New Avatars often find themselves completely overwhelmed by their entry to the Nexus. We invite you to join us for a low-key welcome meeting - representatives of various houses will be available to answer your questions and help you get your bearing in this 2 hour session. The Nexus is a dizzying place, full of spectacular things, like talking trees, gun-toting and cookie-loving otters and succubi. And that's just what you're likely to meet on a normal day. Add a few dragons, some Jedi, at least one TV star, a couple of cartoons and you've got a Council meeting in the making. Take this chance to dip your toes in the water before the bedlam that occurs when Avatars find somebody new in their midst! Wednesday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.
L132: "Welcome to the Fishbowl" by FishDevil Productions. This is a one-time special event for the second time. We at FishDevil Productions want to update your characters bright and early. Please bring all hard copies of your character and anything you can muster so we can be quick and efficient in the updating process. P.S. Frank and Gene don't want to be stuck behind the computer during our awesome larps! P.P.S. Anyone who got through the words "quick and efficient" without snickering wins a prize point. Wednesday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.
L133: Cthulhu Live! 3rd Edition; "The Book of One - Character Creation Session" by PST Productions. Sharpen your mind and get your creative juices flowing. This is the first character creation session for: The Book of One. This is the ALL-NEW Double Exposure Exclusive Cthulhu Live campagin setting. Set in a pulp-noir setting in 1938, players will custom create their own character and breathe life into them. Keepers will be on hand to help you costomize your character. For more info on The Book of One, visit www.pst-productions.org or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thursday, 11:00AM - 1:00PM; One Round; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Very Serious, 18 & Over ONLY. See Also: L139.
L134: "The Complete Mafia for d20 LARP" by Tony DiGerolamo. Tony DiGerolamo is proud to present the ninth running of his Live Role Playing Game based on Living Room Games' Complete Mafia for d20. This game ran for the first time at DEXCON 8. Characters can be pre-generated and all new players will be able to get right into the game onsite. Players with (living) characters from the last four runnings may continue playing them. Be a member of the mafia in one of the big families, and spend your time making deals - or war - with the other families. Each character has goals and talents and is unique. The system is based loosely on the Living Room Games tabletop game. Thursday, 8:00PM - 2:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.
L135: Concrete Jungle; "Folsom Prison Blues" by FishDevil Productions. It is World War III and the soviet union has never been dissolved, in fact The Soviet Union has launched an invasion and captured the entire west coast of the USA. The war has raged for the past three years, ragtag bands of resistance fighters assisted by special forces have managed to fight the war to a stalemate, but the Russians have managed to push past the Mississippi and into Georgia. Nuclear war has left most of the United States a wasteland inhabited by only those brave enough to attempt to reform civilization. This Installment of Concrete Jungle will test whether or not the survivors of the initial invasion can form civilization in a place long held outside of society. Welcome to the last fortified city of California. Welcome to Folsom Prison. We will see you here at the third Beta Test of Concrete Jungle, a Live Action Role Playing Game put together by the fellas down at FishDevil Productions. Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.
L136: Cthulhu Live! 3rd Edition; "Bottom Dealing" by PST Productions. A DEXCON 11 EXCLUSIVE! When you got word of the game, you didn't believe it. Dexter Lalli, the billionaire who hasn't seen the light of day in the eight years after his wife died, inviting you to an in-house poker tournament. From what you've heard on the news, he has done little more than donate to various churches; churches from all different religions, and even to more "questionable" organizations. But poker? The invitation came as a surprise, but with a pot this big and no buy-in it's worth a shot. Perhaps your future is in the cards. Thursday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.
L137: Marvel Super Heroes; "Ghost in the Machine" by Ronni Katz. Now a full-size LARP! The Skrulls have invaded and taken over the International Space Station and are threatening to use it as a platform to invade the Earth. Earth's heroes lost all communication with the Hero team that had been ON the station at the time of the invasion. YOU as your favorite CLASSIC Marvel Hero (such as the FF, Avengers, Spidey, etc.) must team up with fellow heroes to stop the Skrull invasion and find out what happened to your colleagues on the station. This is a 4-color comic book adventure! Come and have FUN being your favorite Marvel Hero or Heroine!! (Funyuns and Mountain Dew are optional equipment for this run but would be nice to have...!) Thursday, 8:00PM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.
L138: Legend of the Five Rings RPG; "To War or Not to War" by FishDevil Productions. A DEXCON 11 EXCLUSIVE! An artisan revealed, a puppet master unmasked, a master maho-tsukai defeated, two girls released from their ties, and a village destroyed, these are the events that the samurai have left in their wake. With the village in ruins the pieces must be picked up and the sword must be reforged. Who will be picking up the pieces? Will it be the Crane, to rebuild their old village, the Lion, whose lands border this village, or will it be others seeking war or reperations. And what of the villagers, and who will decide their destiny? Peasants' fate unknown, rely on samurai's will, the sword will decide. Discover what lies ahead for our samurai and samurai-ko. Join one of the seven major clans that exist. Become a Lion, Crab, Scorpion, Crane, Phoenix, Dragon, or Unicorn. The custom rules of this LARP are based on the Legend of the Five Rings RPG 1st Ed. Props and costuming are encouraged. Friday, 10:00AM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.
L139: Cthulhu Live! 3rd Edition; "The Book of One - Character Creation Session". See L133. Friday, 11:00AM - 1:00PM; One Round.
L140: ALARPA Combat System; "The DEXCON 11 Boffer Tournament". A collection of the greatest warriors from the past, present, and future gather to see who is the best of all times. Fighters will square off in one-on-one duels in a double elimination tournament to see who can emerge as the greatest LARP warrior of the con. Costuming and character play is heavily encouraged, but no special abilities, or magic will be in use. Armor may be work, but will not be counted. The tournament will run on a hit location system, not hit points or body. A true test of your skills. Friday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.
L141: "Atmosfear: Boulevard of Broken Dreams" by Kitsume Entertainment. Who the Mummy? Khufu's the Mummy! The Gatekeeper has finally gotten his wish and isn't hosting the Game. By participant vote, the next Game gets to take place in Hollywood on the Nile, where all the fun, sin, and vice is. Come here to have fun, lose yourself, and air out some dirty laundry. Players get to choose from eight types of other worldly denizens: Vampires, Werewolves, Poltergeists, Zombies, Witches, Mummies, Restless Ones, and Soul Rangers. Once you know what you are, the game of the Other Side begins. Death is truly only the beginning. Character Creation role played out during game. The game uses the World of Darkness game system, but is not considered a part of the World of Darkness. Prior knowledge of the Atmosfear series is helpful, but not required Friday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages.
L142: Cthulhu Live! 3rd Edition; "The Book of One - The Shape of Things to Come" by PST Productions. A DEXCON 11 EXCLUSIVE! Chapter 1 of the "The Book of One" campaign event. The greatest journey starts with the first step. However knowing where to go really helps. Get your bearings as the first chapter of this exciting series begins. This is the ALL-NEW EXCLUSIVE Double Exposure Campaign series that players have been asking for. Set in a Pulp-Noir 1938, the event will travel the world to exotic locations and face perilous dangers. With mind bending puzzles, trademark props, and custom characters, The Book of One will be an event not to be missed. Character creation for this event will take place on Thursday and Friday. We have a limited number of slots for this event open due to the intense role playing nature. Costumes are strongly encouraged. For more details and to pre-register a character visit the PST Productions website at: www.pst-productions.org. This is one event not to be missed. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Very Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.
L143: CyberGeneration 2.0; "Third Time's a Charm" by Jonathan Lavallee. A WORLD PREMIERE EVENT! Time has passed since you've all met up at the box club, the open space rented out for "parties" and other such events. Things have been going on and it's time to catch up to see who is who, what is what and what exactly is going on. Join the staff of Firestorm Ink in a presentation of this new LARP using the CyberGeneration system. This will be the first public test of what will come to be known as the CyberGen LARP Rules. Friday, 8:00PM - 2:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.
L144: Knight Realms; "Noble Games". Lord Wentworth has commanded a Grand Ball be held to welcome the Lord and Lady Embilstin to our fair capital, but there is talk in the alleyways of more to this Ball than it would seem. Some say that Lord Wentworth is being stripped of his holdings and has some fell purpose for the gathering. Others say that the visitors are here to impose new taxes and worse. All the while the shadowed corners of the taverns whisper of assassinations. With so many rumors flying about one thing is for sure, only those in attendance will have a chance to protect their interests within their city home. Knight Realms invites you to step into a world of fantastic amusements by joining us for an evening at a medieval Ball where music, intrigue and danger await our guests. This will be an evening of high fantasy where daring duelists, fair maidens, cunning rogues and wily mages will change lives and shape the future of the kingdom. What destiny will await you? Characters can be provided and customized at the Knight Realms Booth prior to the Module. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages. See Also: L146.
L145: Vampire: The Masquerade; "Blood & Nightmares" by Gamers Dream. It's been a while since the Prince and the other vampires have found the correct answers to the problem. Wait? A problem? we had one of those? Well, yes... The prince a few others found the pattern and the answers. Now it's time to take action! Join in with the vampirse and help stop the evil brewing within! We welcome you to join us in the fourth session of Blood and Nightmares... transfers are welcome; also if you are a new player, dont hesitate to drop by! Friday, 8:00PM - 2:00AM; One Round; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.
L146: Knight Realms; "Noble Games". See L144. Friday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Round.
L147: DEADLANDS; "Hang 'Em High" by FishDevil Productions. A DEXCON 11 EXCLUSIVE! It's a beautiful day in Cairo and what better to do on a fine summer day than to have someone swing. Well bring out the whole family because Judge Richter is in town for one day and one day only and there's plenty o' rope. There is only one problem; there is a whole passel of folks and only so many hours in a day. So how does a big city like Cairo handle a problem like this? Have themselves a mini-marathon of trials and sentencing ending with some hemp neckties of course. Now y'all better be around for this one because its bound to be a good'un. Come on down and join FishDevil Productions for another installment of Pinnacle's Deadlands, the Weird West game, and learn firsthand just how wild and weird the west could have been! Characters can be carried over (and updated) or created Thursday night. Saturday, 10:00AM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.
L148: Mystic Realms; "An Uprising on the Frontier!" by Mystic Realms. A WORLD PREMIERE EVENT! A brand new Dark-Fantasy LARP adventure set in the Mystic Realms campaign setting The Empire of Tyrs. A harsh place where demons sow seeds of destruction, hordes of undead spontaneously rise, magic-using beasts lurk and fierce mana-driven storms can destroy whole swathes of civilization. During the day, the Father and the Mother shine above the world, two suns giving life to the realm, but at night the Dead One, the pock-marked lifeless twin of the world exudes its death energy. This event is scripted to allow participants play the whole event from start to finish or to arrive late and join while play is in progress. This event is part of an on going storyline and participants with Mystic Realms characters will be allowed to play their official characters at the event. Mystic Realms will provide new player training, scripted characters, costumes and padded boffo-weapons. Throw away your dice and be ready to journey with Mystic Realms on an interactive, imaginary adventure that will create a complete space odyssey that never leaves the ballroom! Saturday, 12:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.
L149: Cthulhu Live! 3rd Edition; "The Sands of Alamogordo" by Fred & Tara Spiker. A WORLD PREMIERE EVENT! As the dust bowl catastrophe threatens to destroy the economy of the United States, the town of Alamogordo, New Mexico is on the front lines of a burgeoning crisis. Many poverty-stricken migrant workers from the central plains have left their ruined farmlands to seek a new life in Alamogordo, much to the agitation of its long-time citizens. Rumors of miracles in the nearby White Sands desert and recent disappearances of migrant workers have only added fuel to this escalating social problem. A town council meeting has been called to discuss the situation and United States Secretary of Agriculture Henry Wallace is coming from Washington D.C. to meet with citizens affected by these horrible conditions. The Sands of Alamogordo is a 1930's dust bowl era Cthulhu Live game where the social issues of the great depression are intertwined with the horrors of the Cthulhu Mythos. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.
L150: The 2008 Nexus Midterm Council Meeting. Join the Nexus Council as they consider the tasks facing them in the second half of 2007. Unfortunately, all weapons must be left outside the room. If you are an Avatar, you will want to see what the council does - if you are NOT an Avatar, this will give you some great insight into how the Avatar System works! Saturday, 6:00PM - 8:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.
L151: "The Aberrant Chronicles - Chapter One: The New Batch" by Tim Rich. A DEXCON 11 EXCLUSIVE! Several months ago, CytoSoultions Inc. developed a breakthrough...a drug that could enhance the M-R Node and enhance the powers and potency of Novas. Tailored for Novas and still very young, the drug was received with open arms, though soon things went terribly wrong. Scandal surrounds the drug as various low-level XWF members start testing positive for Quantacine or "Kickstart", and just a week ago, Superbeast was suspended for testing positive. After going berserk and hospitalizing ten people during his press conference with local media in New York City, Superbeast has disappeared without a trace. This game is based on White Wolf's Aberrant Role Playing Game. Saturday, 8:00PM - 2:00AM; One Round; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.
L152: Cthulhu Live! 3rd Edition; "Ladies & Gentlemen" by PST Productions. A DEXCON 11 EXCLUSIVE! "Ladies & Gentlemen" come one come all and see feats of strength and oddities from around the globe at Dr. Richard Mortis' sideshow of the bizarre. You will be astounded by the Strong Man, repulsed by The Bearded Lady, and be amazed by feats of magic. "Ladies & Gentlemen" is an ALL-NEW EXCLUSIVE Cthulhu Live! event that takes place at a carnival sideshow in the 1900's. Players will have the opportunity to play side show performers, audience members, and yes, even freaks. This event is an image the classic film: "Freaks". So get ready to see the show, for this event will be truly a Freakshow!!! Costumes are encouraged. We will have people to so special effect make-up if wanted on site. For more info and pre-registration please contact us at: email@example.com. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, 18 & Over ONLY.
L153: CyberGeneration 2.0; "Storm in a B-Cup" by Jonathan Lavallee. You and your bandmates have made it to the finals in The Red Zone's(tm) Battle of the Bands concert. The top prize is the position of house band for the whole year and the prestige that follows. There are rumours of vote tampering and other underhanded trcks, but you're totally above that, right? ...RIGHT? This LARP, which first ran at DREAMATION 2007, is a look at Digital Dreamtime, a CyberGen supplement for Australia. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, Under 18 Requires Parental Clearance.
L154: Mystic Realms; "Mother Goose Land" by Mystic Realms. A WORLD PREMIERE EVENT! A brand new Super Hero LARP adventure set in the Mystic Realms campaign setting Heroic Earth. Journey on an interactive romp through the world of comic book heros and villains. Fight crime, save the world and still have time to rescue the cat from a tree! This event is scripted to allow participants play the whole event from start to finish or to arrive late and join while play is in progress. This event is part of an on going storyline and participants with Mystic Realms characters will be allowed to play their official characters at the event. Mystic Realms will provide new player training, scripted characters, costumes and padded boffo-weapons. Throw away your dice and be ready to journey with Mystic Realms on an interactive, imaginary adventure that will create a complete adventure that never leaves the ballroom! Sunday, 12:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.
L155: TOON; "Final Grade" by GALL. Its finals time at Tooniversity, and as the senior drama class you are going to be expected to preform live for your professors. All students will be expected to form into individual groups and preform a scene in front of the entire class to receive their final grade for the semester. This grade will cover 99.99999% of your grade for the entire year. Sunday, 1:00PM - 6:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Very Silly, 18 & Over ONLY.
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