Advice for New Players & Roleplaying Tips

You don’t have to be an experienced roleplayer or even know what larp is to have a great time at Wizard School Camp! Tina Degenhart, a player in the very first New World Magischola, gives some awesome advice for those who may be a little nervous about roleplaying or trying out wizard school. Here are […]

How to Roleplay Magic Without Statistics & Spell Packets

There are five basic ways to cast magic: gestures, incantations, rituals, and artifacts. Gestures If you have a wand, use it! Raise it and point it at the object or person you are going to cast on. If you don’t have a wand, that is ok! You may hold out your hand like a Jedi, […]

Cassandra Khaw will write Magischola Book 1

  It’s a new year! Time for A New World of Magic! We are excited to announce that after a bidding process through the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, we have chosen rising star Cassandra Khaw to author Book 1 of our Magischola series. Khaw is known for the Gods & Monsters novella Rupert […]

Introducing … Mishipeshu Province

  Each of the five provinces of North America has a main wizard primary school or Primaschola. Students primarily attend the school in their home province, but sometimes students transfer to other schools. Each primary school is governed by that Province’s Bureau of Magical Education, and by various elected and appointed officials. Differences do exist […]

Introducing … Baja Province

  Each of the five provinces of North America has a main wizard primary school or Primaschola. Students primarily attend the school in their home province, but sometimes students transfer to other schools. Each primary school is governed by that Province’s Bureau of Magical Education, and by various elected and appointed officials. Differences do exist […]

Introducing … Destiny Province

Each of the five provinces of North America has a main wizard primary school or Primaschola. Students primarily attend the school in their home province, but sometimes students transfer to other schools. Each primary school is governed by that Province’s Bureau of Magical Education, and by various elected and appointed officials. Differences do exist among […]

Third Event for July 21-24, 2016 opens on Kickstarter Tues. Nov. 24, 2015 at 7PM EST

  Amazing, Fantastic, Stupendous, Phenomenal, Incredible Friends of New World Magischola! You asked for it. We are happy to be able to deliver. Another New World Magischola will be held July 21-24, 2016. We are breaking from our original stretch goals and making tickets a vailable to event 3 at 7PM EST tonight, Tuesday, November […]

Kickstarter Launch Set for 7PM EST Nov. 23, 2015

Today we are excited to announce that our Kickstarter Campaign will open on Monday, November 23, 2015 at 7:00PM Eastern Standard Time. There, you will be able to purchase a ticket for the June 16-19, 2016 New World Magischola event, held at the University of Richmond in Richmond, Virginia. After a lot of time and […]

Introducing … the Cryptozoologist

And now it’s time to reveal the last of the 5 majors or scholarly paths of study.  Without further delay, here is the Cryptozoologist Cryptozoologists develop the most detailed understanding of how magic interacts with the living world. Students majoring in Cryptozoology are invested in the Magimundi’s magical creatures, but how they view that investment […]

Introducing … the Artificier

  Now that we’ve announced our dates and locations, let’s return to the paths of study at New World Magischola. Here we have the Artificier Path. Artificiers develop the most detailed understanding of how magic affects the physical world. The path of the Artificier is complicated by an internal conflict, the pragmatism of building (ArtificER, […]