In English

Pohjoismaisen roolipelaamisen seura ry – The Society for Nordic Roleplaying

Pohjoismaisen roolipelaamisen seura ry is a Finnish non-profit organization dedicated to supporting roleplaying, larp and similar forms of participatory culture in Finland, in the Nordic countries and around the world.

The organization’s main activities are publishing translations of non-English language games in Finnish, publishing new games by Finnish designers and producing larps.

The organization has published three books in English:

College of Wizardry: The Magic of Participation in Harry Potter Larps, a documentation book about the beginnings of international magic school larps.

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Life Under Occupation, a documentation book for the larp Halat hisar (2014)


States of Play: Nordic Larp Around the World (2012)

The organization has produced the following international larps:

Halat hisar (2016)

Halat hisar (2013)

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    [...] in Yellow and Other Danish Roleplaying Games). It’s a big, fat bastard of a book from the Society for Nordic Roleplaying. I participated in the making of the book as a translator for one of the introductory essays. As it [...]
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