For a site to be listed as an OFFICIAL SPONSOR: they must have had to donate items and prizes to the LARP to be given away to the players at events. These are companies that have actively supported us, so make sure to check them out.

Weapons, Armor, and Costumes

Versalla Shop on Etsy
OFFICIAL SPONSOR: Pelts, leather accessories, and larping eccentricities

OFFICIAL SPONSOR: High Quality foam injection weapons

Forged Foam- Edhellen Armory
OFFICIAL SPONSOR: Custom Latex Weapons and Shields

OFFICIAL SPONSOR: Garb, Costumes, and Accessories

Medieval Collectibles
OFFICIAL SPONSOR: Armor, Weapons, Costumes and Accessories

Kult of Athena
OFFICIAL SPONSOR: Historically accurate Armor and Accessories

Live Action Products
OFFICIAL SPONSOR: Custom Weapons and LARP accessories

Elysium Armory
OFFICIAL SPONSOR: Armor, leather goods, accessories.

LRP Store
Weapons, Armor, Costumes, Shields, and Accessories

Museum Replicas
Weapons, Armor, and Costumes

Aradani Costumes
Costumes and Makeup

Speedy Metal
A local company with no minimum order and good prices for any sheet metal you may need for armor.

Buy Costumes
An online company featuring an immense line of costumes for design ideas, specific items, and a line of higher quality costumes that are potentially garb legal.

Wholesale Halloween Costumes - General Info about the Renaissance (Costuming and Background Info)
Wholesale Halloween Costumes - Renaissance Fair Costumes
Wholesale Halloween Costumes - All About Pirates (Costuming and Background Info)
A large halloween costume supplier that also has good costuming and garb resources to review.

Tutorials and How-Tos

Daisy and Jude's Larp Craft Tutorials
Simple and cheap tips and patterns for costumes and accessories

The Armor Archive
Patterns for making your own armor

Renaissance Hair How-To-Guide
Courtesy of Costume Supercenter, this tutorial and guide is how to style your long hair in a more medieval/renaissance fashion.

Player Resources

Dr. Larp: Embiggening the Hobby of Larp
Blog with a collection of articles ranging from the theory of larp, to Storyteller and admin, as well as player perspectives.

States of Play: Nordic Larp Around the World
Collection of articles dealing with the the theory behind larp, different kinds of larp, and much more. Very in depth.

Larp Couture
A blog all about costuming in larp, fantasy or not!

Lizzie Stark
A blog from the journalist Lizzie Stark, author of Leaving Mundania. She writes about larp today, both in the States and in the Nordic countries. Very useful when learning about Nordic and immersion larping!

Bad Ass Larp Talks
This is a blog that looks at a number of different topics related to LARP. A great resource for understanding numerous angles (including problems, obstacles, social interactons and personal psychology).

More coming soon! Have a link or a resource you think might be useful? Or your own shop you want listed? Please let us know, and we can add it our list!