ESPN “Bad Fantasy” commercial

ESPN recently featured a commercial involving LARP.

Here’s an open letter on why this commercial is so awesome.


Underworld LARP returns to Dragons’ Den!

Underworld LARP is back tonight on CBC, returning for a second go at the Dragons. Watch tonight with other LARPers at Raiders Esports Centre (Facebook event here) or wait later tonight when it airs at 8:00 PM.

Catch the preview here:

UW Invades ConBravo 2013!

So ends another fine weekend of the “festival of everything geek”! Underworld was happy to be a part of ConBravo 2013 for an epic weekend of fighting demonstrations, panels, interviews and a lot of fun times.

Perhaps you caught the LARP 101 or LARP vs. RPG panels and were interested in learning more about our game? A good place to start would be our new players section!

We were also featured in the Hamilton Spectator – where you can read a bit about the game, as well as brief interviews with a couple players!

For a bite of the action, check out this video by CHCH, it features some of our players & tournament demos in their coverage of the event!

Convention Hopper – LARP 101 Panel @ Con G 2013

IXI! Studios “Convention Hopper” captured this awesome video of our entire panel! LARP 101 is a Q&A session with some of our players giving firsthand stories about their experiences as an Underworld LARP PC (player character).

16×9 Global News Video November 2011

Many weekends throughout the year, hundreds of LARPers head to a farm field near Peterborough, Ontario to spend the weekend as monsters and mythical creatures, acting out roles that can find them held hostage for ransom or chased by barbarian hordes

Mike Drolest of Global News provides a behind the scenes glance at Underworld LARP plot and players, as they prepare for one of our full weekend events. (He even participates!)

See the full video here!

Underworld LARP on Much Music’s New Music Live, 2012

LARP stands for Live Action Role Playing and people who participate dress up and act out epic storylines and battles! In lieu of Twilight week, Phoebe headed outside of Toronto to Underworld LARP where she learned what LARPing was all about. Phoebe even dresses up herself and LARPs, so check it all out in the videos below!


SPACE Channel: Fanboy Confessional

Underworld LARP is proud to announce that we are the focus of a half hour episode of a brand new TV show called Fanboy Confessional. Episode 105: ” The LARPer Edition” aired on July 13 at 10:30PM EST on the Space Channel.

Fanboy Confessional presents active stories of self-professed “Fanboys” (and “Fangirls”) – pop culture enthusiasts and aficionados. The characters in the series come from all areas of fandom, and all have a sense of humor about their passions, mixed with a healthy measure of self-awareness and respect.

Watch the video here.