Amtgard is a swords and sorcery styled medieval combat, culture, and sciences organization. Amtgard was founded in El Paso, Texas in 1983 and has since spread throughout North America and the rest of the world.
Form the introduction:
Anyone may join our society. To become a member all you need to do is:
1. Obtain and read a Amtgard Handbook.
2. Develop a persona and a personal history.
3. Make a costume for yourself that is fitting to your persona.
4. Fill out a membership form and waiver and turn them in to the Minister.