Carcosa Dreams

Games, Events, Madness

Dead Air

It’s Not Ours Any More

In case you have missed the slow disintegration of our sanity across today, we have hit our deadline and all briefings for Dead Air except for the one document I completely forgot about have now been emailed to players. I’ll…

Missive from the Alps 3: The War Against the Spider and the Riddle of Britain

A bit of ancient history this time; something from the very dawn of the Order that caused scars that reverberate to the current day. One of the key clauses of the Code which made it so appealing to the Roman-tradition…

DEAD AIR: September Update – Character Release Imminent

Our heads are down on the final stretch of primary writing. We have only a small handful of character briefs to complete, and then the consistency and cross-checking. To give ourselves a little bit of a margin for error, our…

Missive from the Alps 2: The Devil’s Tribunal

Number Two in an ongoing series of articles about the historical sources, underpinnings and concepts behind Dead Air Readers of the wiki will note frequent mention of “The Devil’s Tribunal”. Here’s some context around why this, the Grand Tribunal of…

Missives from the Alps 1: Joachim of Fiore

Number One in an ongoing series of articles about the historical sources, underpinnings and concepts behind Dead Air Avid readers of the Dead Air wiki may have noticed a few references to Joachim of Fiore in the timeline and who’s…

Dead Air

DEAD AIR: August Update

The Dead Air Is So Close You Can Smell It A quick update for our patient players awaiting their chance to see what we’ve done, who to, and with how much malice aforethought… 23rd September: this is our deadline for…

Casting (spells) (webs) (our net) our Players

This weekend has been the Great Casting as we try to match your questionnaire submissions to our character matrix. After a mammoth session today we are 95% there, and just have a little bit of tetris to do for the…

All is Still in the Dead Air

We are approaching a landmark point in the process of building our November Dead Air event – casting. This is the intricate process of mapping the characters we are writing to the expressed preferences and requirements that players submitted on…

Dead Air

Carcosa Dreams, in association with the Greater Alps Knitting Circle, presents DEAD AIR a freeform live-action game set in the world of Ars Magica, for 65 players. The Alps. There’s a reason they divide us all. The higher you go,…

Dead Air – Dreaming of the duopoly of camel

Dead Air, our return to the world of Ars Magica, has indeed lived up to its name as we have remained radio silent over the past months as the pandemic has stretched on, and on, and on… Progress on Dead…