Author Topic: "Bleed" between player & character?  (Read 178 times)

bayonetbrant

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on: October 19, 2019, 08:31:38 AM
https://nordiclarptalks.org/bleed-how-emotions-affect-role-playing/


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What happens when roleplayer’s in-game feelings spill into their real lives? How are role player communities affected by what happens in a larp?

This talk will explain the phenomenon of bleed in role-playing games and advocate for greater awareness of the phenomenon and increased discussion surrounding the emotional content of role-playing games.

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Reply #1 on: October 19, 2019, 09:27:05 AM
What happens when a roleplayer's in-game feelings spill into their real lives? I'll tell ya what happens:


"My life is spent in one long effort to escape from the commonplace of existence."
-Sherlock Holmes


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Reply #2 on: October 19, 2019, 09:57:29 AM
That Hanks kid never seemed right. Playing RPGs, cross-dressing, always talking to that volleyball

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Reply #3 on: October 19, 2019, 09:58:48 AM
What happens when a roleplayer's in-game feelings spill into their real lives? I'll tell ya what happens:






Yeah, I was thinking of that, too.

It's like, there's now an academic claiming that they have research to back up every worst fear of the early 80s RPG panic...

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