Lituanicon is an annual science fiction convention in Vilnius, Lithuania. I went to Lituanicon on our trip to Lithuania in May of 2004. As part of the convention, I got to watch a live roleplaying action game “The Rage of Blood and Fire”.
p0000329 Players prepare for live role-playing game “The Rage of Blood and Fire” at the Lituanicon 2004 in Vilnius, Lithuania. It was not so much a game as a show put on for the viewers’ entertainment.
p333 Ladies and a wizard at a live role-playing game “The Rage of Blood and Fire” at the Lituanicon 2004
p0000334 A duel kicks off a live role-playing game, or more like a show, “The Rage of Blood and Fire”.
p0000337 As the live role-playing game, “The Rage of Blood and Fire”, progresses, the battle heats up. The first blood has been spilled.
p339 The winning team triumphs over the lifeless bodies of their foes. So ended the first round of “The Rage of Blood and Fire”, a sword and sorcery show / LARPG at the Lituanicon 2004 (May 2004). I don’t know who won the entire game, since I didn’t stay past the second round. S and I left after about 20 minutes to seek nourishment and a cup of hot herbal tea in the bone-freezing chill of a May afternoon in Lithuania.
p0000343 Will the enemy succumb to her wizardly skills or her lethal beauty? In the second round of “The Rage of Blood and Fire”, the magician of the losing team casts her spells upon the winners.
p0000341 Deadly, isn’t she?