Photo Archive: Live Games

Categories include SF Bar, Boar's Head Inn, Dimensional Rip Bar, Cyberpunk and Shadowrun, Cthulhu Games, Amber Games, Renaissance 1494, Madam Ling's Dragon Palace, Yesterday's Surrender (ST:TNG), Sandman Games, Oscar Games, Gods Games, Vampire, I Was a Teenage Monster from Outer Space, and Starship.

the Unnamed Science Fiction Bar Game
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  • Boar's Head Inn
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  • Greg threatens the sherrif

  • Dimensional Rip Bar
    More an excuse to dress up and act like anybody (or anything) you want, the Dimensional Rip Bar games draw characters from all times, places, and universes.
  • Carmen Miranda and friends
  • Futuristic hit men

  • Cyberpunk
  • Intro flyer to the first Cyberpunk game Note that this is probably the first Enigma game which had an introductory handout -- they've come a long way since then!
  • A cyberpunk character
  • A female cyborg

  • Cthulhu Games
    Mike Tice has run a string of Cthulhu games, often set in widely different times, thus the rather bizarre variety of costumes.
  • Photo Collage from Groovy Cthulhu
  • Introductory flyer
  • The all-important Air Ration Coupon
  • Character shot 1
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  • Moonbase Alphonsus's Chief Engineer
  • Group shot 1
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  • Amber Games
    The Trump Deck is from Ferret Baudoin's live Amber game listed in the official list. All other photos are from the spring 1987 live-action session of Sean Young's ongoing Amber role-playing campaign (photos and titles courtesy of Rachel Landis).
  • The Trump Deck
  • Bargaining over worlds
  • Bullet versus trump
  • Bummer, Nicholas
  • Chaos babes
  • The Courts o' Chaos
  • Dominic and Alexander talk
  • Dominic thwaps Alexander
  • Fiona Kim and Serena
  • The first melee
  • Follow the madman
  • Gwydion's demise
  • In wait
  • Now what?

  • Renaissance 1494
  • The wandering troubadors
  • A noble lady
  • An invitation to the palazzo
  • Signorina d'Este

  • Madam Ling's Dragon Palace
  • Invitation to Madame Ling's celebration
  • Adventurer F.A. Mitchell-Hedges
  • "Black Lotus"
  • An evil villain

  • Yesterday's Surrender (Star Trek: TNG scenario)
  • The Federation delegates
  • The Klingon delegates
  • The Romulan delegates
  • The Vulcan delegates
  • Guinan provides counsel
  • A meeting of Klingons
  • A Klingon and a Romulan
  • The Vulcans act illogically
  • Guinan and a fellow Federation representative
  • Debbie as a Klingon
  • Victor as a Klingon
  • Ferret as Riker
  • A Romulan and a Federation represenative
  • Lesley as a Romulan
  • Takako as a (sleeping or dead?) Romulan
  • Kirsten as a Vulcan
  • A group shot
  • Another group shot
  • Yet another group shot

  • Sandman Games
    Includes Sandman: Season of Mists (generally considered the best costumed game so far. It's also the first game to have video footage -- a hint for someone to put some clips into a web-accessible format!), Sandman II: A Game of You, and Sandman 3: Brief Lives.
  • A sorcerous duel
  • Sandman II Photo #1
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  • A pair of GMs take a well-deserved rest

  • Oscar
    From the first Oscar live game.

    Gods Games
    Pictures from the first Gods Game and Gods II.

    Vampire
    Photos from a special live session of Ian Fagan's Vampire campaign.
  • Brian in diapers
  • Ray in kilts

    I Was a Teenage Monster from Outer Space
    See Jack (Robert) McMaster's Collection of photos from the game.

    Starship: Mouth of Oblivion
    See Robert's photos from the game.