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Local news: Sljeme 3 canceled - Maksimir 71 instead; Fallout 4; Sine Requie canceled; Izgon pen & paper RPG

The "Sljeme 3" larp by Ognjeni Mač - which was supposed to be organized this Saturday - had been canceled - instead, the larp will be adapted to their regular terrain in Maksimir park (around 5th lake) and it will be organized there instead, as "Maksimir 71". It will serve as an introduction to the upcoming "Jaska 12" larp scheduled two weeks after.

Ognjeni Mač has been testing its new rules recently - they had 2 tests on Maksimir already (I was on one of them) and their last test was a larger one this weekend in Letovanić (I wasn't present as I was on Demgard). However, Maksimir 71 (as well as Jaska 12) will be run using the old 2.1 ruleset, not the new one. There will be an interesting twist on Maksimir 71 compared to regular events: all players will play NPCs.

At the same time as Maksimir 71, there will also be a fourth event of the (freshly rebranded) Fallout Larp/Airsoft.

Sine Requie, which was due next week, has unfortunately been canceled due to terrain issues. Read previous articles on the subject here. The project has currently been put on ice until logistics will make it possible.

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Also, I've been working on the pen&paper variant of Izgon, mostly to enrich the setting in areas where it's not possible to larp it - and perhaps to give the setting a new life once Izgon 2 ends? It will be run on Fate Accelerated. When? Well, I'm running the test game this evening. If things work, plenty of setting details will have to be put from my head to the paper. Maybe some time next year. After Izgon 2 for sure.


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