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The Life, Death, and Apotheosis of Bastard Jim

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The Life, Death, and Apotheosis of Bastard Jim is a small LARP created for the Golden Cobra Challenge. In it, you will take on the role of actors in a small theatrical troupe putting on an improvisational, surreal play on very short notice. It's a bit "meta," I guess. This is a pay what you want title, but if you're interested in my work, consider tipping or checking out some of the commercial tabletop games in my catalogue.

The Premise

  1. You are part of a traveling troupe of actors who make a living putting on plays and improvisational performances for the enjoyment and edification of the masses. Unfortunately, you’ve been struggling with finances as of late. The people just don’t seem to appreciate the theatre like they used to.  

  2. Mere hours before the scheduled performance, the proprietor of the venue informs you that a Very Important Person is likely to be in attendance and has specifically requested an “interpretation” of The Life, Death, and Apotheosis of Bastard Jim. While not one of you is a stranger to Bastard Jim (what thespian worth their salt wasn’t raised on this grand tradition), it isn’t exactly your troupe’s specialty. You have a set amount of time to put the performance together and put it on in front of a live audience.

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File Last Updated:
October 15, 2018
This title was added to our catalog on October 15, 2018.