Who can win what and how do I nominate/vote?

For 2018 the categories up for grabs are under review.

There will be a link to the nominations here – One nomination only per person filling it out and no asking your mates to nominate/vote for you. We do find out and you will be made fun of. Publicly! 

Voting is not yet open – stand by to nominate soon!

The categories for 2017 were:

  • *New for 2017 – Best Player Run/Sanctioned Event 
  • Best Club system. For Larp groups and clubs that meet regularly, rather than running 1-4 events a year
  • Player of the Year (to be awarded to someone who makes Larp better for everyone as a player, rather than as crew member/event organiser)
  • Bard of the Year
  • Best Small Larp of the Year (less than 30 players)
  • Medium Larp of the Year (30-100 players)
  • Best Large Larp of the Year (over 100 players)
  • Best Family event of the Year (involves under 16’s)
  • Best Grassroots system of the Year (bringing new players into the hobby)
  • Best New Larp of the Year (debut event run after the 1st of February 2015)
  • Best Larp Producer – Foam/Latex
  • Best Larp Producer – Leather
  • Best Larp Producer – Costume
  • Best Larp Caterer
  • Best Creature Costume of the Year
  • On-line Retailer of the Year
  • In-field Retailer of the Year
  • NPC of the Year
  • Event Crew Member of the Year
  • Best Mainstream Event – For things that aren’t actually Larp but have a lot of Larp crossovers, like escape rooms, horror events or Secret Cinema’s
  • Unsung Hero Award – For someone who does lots without mention. If you’ve nominated that person elsewhere, this ISN’T the place to nominate them again.
  • Life Time Achievement

Photography Categories – Add your photo’s Here and “like” the ones you like: 

  • Best Larp Photograph
  • Best Character costume

These will both have a ‘Peoples Choice’ and ‘Judges Choice’ award.

There is also an award for the winner of the Friday Night Poker Tournament and the Saturday Combat Tournament.

Nominations will close on the 17th of February 2017, shortlists will be published on the 21st of February and the winners announced at LarpCon 2017 on the evening of the 4th of March 2017. Tickets to this event will be available soon.

To make your nominations go Here and remember, Larpers, don’t cheat! (And yes, I kept a straight face when typing that!)