faq

frequently asked questions.

Q. Is there food available?

Yes! We typically hold a BBQ every game! This allows people to relax, get some food, and have a chat with the people they’ve been fighting with/against. Bring a few dollars – or your card with you so you can grab something. We cater for Vego’s too! Just let us know beforehand and we will bring something along for you!

Q. How often do you hold events, and where?

Battlecry – Age Of Markoth hold events every Friday night (barring clashes with major holidays or over the Christmas/New Year season). These events take place in a fully lit soccer field, located behind Barton Park Driving range, 210 West Botany St, Arncliffe.

Q. What do I need to start?

Nothing! Ideally all you need to start LARP with us is some dark clothing, comfy shoes, and a can-do attitude! The rest is looked after!

Q. I've never swung a sword before, does that matter?

Not in the slightest! We will teach you everything you need to know to get you started. You won’t Aragorn overnight – nobody is! So just relax and have fun!

Q. Can I bring friends along?

Q. Do I need to know how to swing a sword?

Q. How much does it cost?

Below is a cost breakdown:
New Players – Game entry is $12, inclusive of weapon and costume hire, with drinks and food extra

Returning players – Game entry is $12, with $3 weapon and $3 costume hire, with drinks and food extra

Q. Is there parking?

There is off street parking at the event.

Q. Do I need a character?

Q. Do people get hurt?

Q. Is there a winner and loser?

Q. What time do I have to be there, and how late does it run? The game will typically follow this runsheet;

6:00pm – Sign in Opens
7:00pm – New Player Training Begins
7:00pm – Returning playing warmup/training begins
7:25pm – Game #1 Briefing
7:30pm – Game #1 Starts
8:00pm – Break Start
8:10pm – Game #2 Briefing
8:15pm – Game #2 Starts
8:45pm – Break Start
9:10pm – Game #3 Briefing
9:15pm – Game #3 Starts
9:45pm – END

People tend to stick around an socialise afterward, so aim to be walking back to the car around 10:30pm – and you’ll be fine!