Tag Archive: LARP

Knights of Badassdom starring Tyrion, uh…Peter Dinklage

Game of Thrones may be on hiatus until next year but Tyrion is not. Well Tyrion is too, but Peter Dinklage is still working. Knights of Badassdom is a look at the lives of a LARP-ing group. That’s Live Action Role Playing, but I’m sure you already knew that, ahem… The group of friends accidentally…

The 7 Fiercest Gauntlet Gloves of the Medieval Times

During the Medieval Ages, a lot of armor was required during battle. Gauntlet gloves were particularly important because hands were extremely vulnerable during hand to hand combat. Throughout the centuries, the design and style of the gauntlet evolved. Different styles and materials were used to try to maintain the best combination of overall protection and…

Students participate in medieval fight club

Ball State students begin battle on the University Green. Members of the Dagorhir-Dag group Stormhaven practice medieval fighting with fake swords on Wednesday and Saturday afternoons. Faruq ‘Ayyub Abdurrasheed-Wagner fights an opponent during a Dagorhir game on the University Green. “Three, two, one, play on!” is the phrase that can be heard when walking past…