America's Cup 2011

Set for within the break between university semesters.

America's Cup is the premier role-playing tournament in Auckland, identified by its challenging systemless games, variety of styles and genres, and relying on the adaptability of players and gm's, imagination, and interaction of characters. The games are designed to be enjoyable, emotionally connecting, and entertaining. Prizes are awarded to the best role-players for the weekend and the session.

Cost $25/weekend, $15/day with a $5 discount for current America Members.
Larp cost included in weekend/day price or $5 if only attending the larp.

Larp - Friday night - 1st July.
Games - Saturday 2nd July and Sunday 3rd July 2011.
Registrations from 8:30am each day.

Programme:

Saturday:
Session 1 - 9am to 1pm
LUNCH
Session 2 - 2pm to 6pm
Evening board games and casual gaming if enough players

Sunday:
Session 3 - 9am to 1pm
LUNCH
Session 4 - 2pm to 6pm
CLEAN UP
Prize Giving at Nandos on Queen St from 7pm onwards.

Games:

The Pharm - LARP

The new prison facility called "The Pharm" is about to open. In the West wing of the prison the new inhabitants are getting ready for the party for tomorrows grand opening. The new prisoners have been shown there quarters and now helping with the party set up. Unfortunately there have been a few accidents leading up to today. But surely nothing will go wrong. But be you guard or inmate it is your priveledge to attend the grand opening.

Setting: Modern day
Rating : M (mature themes)
Players: around 10

Zombie Funk - By Shane

The year is 1969 and the world teeters on the cusp of the 1970's. But it is not quite the world you know: Zombies have risen from the grave and while they may not be mindless they sure are ugly. This game is best described as a cross between "Whose Line is it Anyway", Thriller and Malcolm X.

Out of Leftfield FM - By Gaza

See, there was this prize that Out of Leftfield FM was giving away, a trip to an in-progress hotel somewhere that's apparently cold. and isolated. Well, one of your mates (or possibly you) won the trip out of the blue... how could anything POSSIBLY go wrong. Don't forget your thermals!

P.A.N.D.A.S. - By Ben and Rob

"It's a brand new day and the sun is high..."
In an age of new technology and enlightenment, you have been given the opportunity to become rich beyond your wildest desires. Your battles will be fought in the boardroom along side several of your colleagues. Surely your common goals will keep them on task. Now if only you knew what your competition were planning...

The Princess' Army - By Graham and Karen

Princess Helena wants YOU! Join up and be Someone. Our Hero’s need you in our armies. Be a part of tomorrow! Make your life matter, become part of the legends of our Nation. Do your part for the Princess. Do you hear Her golden call? Service guarantees your future! Young people all over the country are joining up to save the Nation – are you?