Accessibility for Hearing Impairment

Hello folks! There is a new GuideĀ  – The Guide for Accessibility for Hearing Impairment – now available in the Organiser’s section of the website. As always it is free to download and for use under the Creative Common’s license. This 14 page Guide covers different types of hearing impairment and possible accommodations to suit […]

Interview with Under the Stars!

I had a chat with the organisers behind 80s prom horror game Under The Stars which, as well as leaving the players more than happy, was also congratulated on it’s accessibility. Read on to see what Emma, Izzy and Shek had to say about the event. Can you introduce yourself for us? Do you have […]

Show your support with our new logo

Access:LARP has a new logo. What do you think? It was created by designer Sam over at Shiny Shiny I won’t be replacing our wonderful banner image just yet but the logo will be in use on the FB page, on Patreon and anywhere else a logo fits including the heading of any new Guides. […]

Top 5 Tips for Players

Following on from the General Guide for Players, here are my Top 5 Tips for LARPing with Access Needs. Talk to the organisers This is one of the biggest things you can do. Hopefully plenty of information about the game and accessibility will be made early on, but it helps to talk to the organisers […]

New Player Guide!

There is a new Player Guide available on the Access:LARP website. The General Guide for Players with Access Needs This covers a wide range of access needs to make your life easier preparing for, playing and recovering from a LARP. This is a great starting point if you are new to considering access needs for […]

Unpacking Disablism in UK LARP Design

Originally posted on pseudoliving:
I wanted to write a bit about disablism in the UK LARP scene. Something that might not interest some of you, but interests me. A quick bit of context for those larpers that don’t know me: I’m a disabled LARPer; I use a wheelchair because of an enduring set of impairments,…

Introducing the Stainsby Braille Machine

In January I was told about a vintage Braille writing machine that was for sale online. After some record fast fundraising among Access:LARP supporters we were able to buy it and add it to the Access:LARP resource store. I took some time to learn how it work and research a little about Braille. It turns […]