News Archive

Signs of Life

Posted on May 18, 2020

We are very happy to show you the first taste of what the College of Wizardry team are creating behind the scenes. We are combining the reorganisation of existing work with new sections and a more intuitive and more easily accessible website, for new and returning players alike. You can now explore the brand new […]

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Bothwell and College of Wizardry join forces!

Posted on April 18, 2020

We’re incredibly excited to formally announce that Bothwell and College of Wizardry have joined forces. There have been persistent rumours of courtship between the two castles, and today it’s official!

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Hiatus to 2021 – Important read

Posted on April 2, 2020

We are taking a break to find our way. During this time we’ll explore other means for the community to meet. Below is a more detailed account. HELP DESK Please do not hesitate to contact us at [email protected] with any questions about all of College of Wizardry (please allow for one or more weeks delay on […]

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Important message regarding College of Wizardry and COVID-19 Measures

Posted on March 14, 2020

Authorities are asking us to compile a list of all players, cast, staff and crew, and to inform all players to self-isolate. If you are among those people, you already have an email from us. If you are among those present at the events, you should get tested (if that option is available to you […]

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Updated Lorebook and new WereWar Player Handbook released

Posted on February 2, 2020

You can now find the updated Lorebook and new WereWar Player Handbook in our Witchard library: www.witchards.com/books Read about the founding of the school and the mysterious persons behind its houses. This is a rich tome about the witchards society and its institutions of magical learning! At the books section you’ll also find specific volumes […]

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Updated Player Handbook

Posted on January 20, 2020

We are proud to present the latest edition of the updated Player Handbook! The Handbook encompasses all the practical information about the College of Wizardry experience, including the castle accommodation, character creation, playing style, rules of the larp and much more. It also has updated descriptions of Years, Houses, Paths and Clubs. READ MOSTLY FOR INSPIRATION […]

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Call for Helpers for March 2020 is open

Posted on January 15, 2020

Karolina and I need YOU as volunteer for College of Wizardry 23 and WereWar: Chapter 1! 4-8 March + 11-15 March 2020 Full info in the documents below. Sign-ups are open for two weeks. Come make magic with us. CoW23: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ka2oPxR5ENg9UQeX0L1iO_LwShmSKy9Bx0Se5S6_WNw WereWar: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1TNFoMv0LBsojH52KK7gV7t_6pXYrS_yWHW29XDtKleA

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Welcome to the new school year! – All Events Confirmed

Posted on December 12, 2019

[EDIT: Due to the ongoing global COVID-19 crisis all destinations are currently not available for events.] Dear players, College of Wizardry hereby confirms all three events kicking off 2020. The events are steadily filling up with bookings, and we want to officially open the new year now, ahead of the holidays. Check out more details […]

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Better, more flexible payments

Posted on December 12, 2019

A bit of news from our backoffice on our payment plans! We’ve partnered with a service called Partial.ly to offer better and more flexible payment plans. It will be easier for you to choose how to split your payments, and to make sure they happen on schedule. This shift also allows for a third lower […]

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Creative brief for WereWar released

Posted on November 9, 2019

Dear magic users and magic beings, Check out the first brief for WereWar! https://witchards.com/download/werewar-creative-brief/ Under the creative lead of Director Liselle Awwal, and together with Headmaster Jamie MacDonald, we’re currently developing and writing the deeper history and characters. As announced, this is also in collaboration with both Bothwell and Avalon. We couldn’t be more excited […]

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