This Post Event Letter was written for the Mythical Journeys event that took place in November 2016 in Pomfret Ct. It was my first MJ event, and this was my first PEL. This one starts off a little on the plain side, but as I write more PEL’s they continue to get more interesting.
This past Mythical Journey’s event included an interesting personal incident. Townsfolk blamed Gayland for murder and ordered him held without trial under threat of death. After unwarranted (literally) confinement, and a bit of torture, the situation felt like something that would happen to a villein. Or maybe a plot from an Elise Peters book (the wonderful Brother Cadfael series). I chose to have Gayland react to the situation in a way that seemed fitting for a low class bonded farmer. Someone used to being ruled by arbitrary whims of those of higher social status. It made a whole new spin on the character.
If you haven’t heard of it yet, Mythical Journey’s is a fantasy campaign larp based in Pomfret Connecticut, USA. The game has been running for 20 ish years, and the same company also runs the Connecticut Renaissance Faire. Without sounding too much like Ad copy, the game is definitely worth checking out if you’re in the New England area. As a new player I found the character creation process a little tricky. The rules are a hybrid of hit point and hit location larps, which means it’s familiar, but just tricky enough for me to make newb mistakes. Here’s what came out of some simple
A look inside the minds of the creators of Legends of the Stars.
Hey, I’m in a video. It’s a short, personal trailer for Mythical Journey’s Spring 2017. We’re finding out what Eluvian has been up to over the winter. Previously our characters encountered The Professor, a known Necromancer. Supposedly he’s been brought to justice.
The second run of Legends of the Stars has been set for Oct 12 through Oct 15. Nordic Larp in a Space Opera world set on a battleship. Held in Battleship Cove 5 Water St, Fall River, Massachusetts 02721. Click below for the website, or check the FB group.