End of Seasons - October 5-7
Next weekend is the second event of a brand new cycle at LIONE.
Called End of Seasons, the new cycle explores the pre-history of the
LIONE world. The land is divided into four kingdoms, or Thrones, each
based on a unique culture: the Throne of Summer is a Persian/Arabian
Nights concept, the Throne of Autumn is Gothic Europe, the Throne of
Winter is Nordic Barbarian, and the Throne of Spring is a pagan
culture incorporating Native American and Celtic elements.
As the story begins the heroes of these cultures answer the call to
journey to the heart of the world and defeat a great evil, uniting
their peoples for the first time in centuries. Conflicts between the
cultures abound and the question becomes `can these diverse people
work together towards a common cause while still holding on to their
The game system is easy: with silent weapon combat and an easy-to-use
casting method that calls for individualized incants created by
players to reflect the attitudes or backgrounds of their characters.
Whether you are new to LARPing, or just knew to LIONE, this is a
great opportunity to be in on the beginning of something amazing. The
game system is easy enough to pick up quickly, while the plot and the
world are complex enough to support varying levels of play from the
most sophisticated character development to the most hard-core
We welcome new players and returning `veterans' and offer assistance
in character development as well as `clinics' for those who have
never tried boffer combat before.
The following is the official write-up for the event:
The Edge of Shadows
October 5-7, 2007
A 3-Day Event in Shadow's Edge
The Heroes of the Realm of Seasons call for Fighters, Skirmishers,
Casters, Healers! Join us as we push back the darkness and plunge
into the mysteries shrouded at the "edge of shadows".
"Whether you seek answers, glory, or just a good fight, the valley to
the north promises to be a place where legends are born and heroes
are forged. Do you have the strength, purpose, or sheer guts to be
one of the first to thrust your fist down the throat of the Eclipse?
By The Lione Board
Hope to see you there!