Originally Posted by ShelledPants
because the people involved aren't magical wood fairies,
Speak for yourself Mister
although there are clearly some elements of "LARP" in airsoft games.. there are distinct differences
for example there are no "characters" or "persona" adopted by the general players base.
Sometimes there are Roles Played by persons to advance the scenario but by and large the "person" you're playing is you in the situation presented.
but sometimes I do like to think I am a heavily armed magical wood fairie