Resources and tools for building worlds suitable to be used in roleplaying games. These include resources such as mapping tools, discussion groups, guides to online world-building projects and invented languages. World Building Roleplaying Games.
- Medieval Demographics Made Easy www
How many people in a medieval city? How many taverns? How many castles in those hills? This article will let you know. Demographics Made Easy.
- A Timeline Generator www
A web-based application that creates generic random events for a nation or region. Generator. The user can specify the starting year, number of years, and events per year. Timeline Generator.
- A Criar Mundos - Building Worlds www
A step-by-step guide for creating original settings and incorporating realistic details. Mundos - Building Worlds. Various resources and references. In English and Portuguese. Criar Mundos - Building Worlds.
- A Jacmus Prime www
A world building site where member can create, Prime, promote and publish their own geofiction. Jacmus Prime.
- Suggestions Magical World Builder's Guide www
Suggestions for creating consistent magic themes for fantasy settings, World Builder's Guide, as well as general world building advice and resources. Magical World Builder's Guide.
- Indexed Worldbuilding www
Indexed links reviewed for their relevance to gamemasters. Worldbuilding. With additional information on conlangs, fantasy names, and fictional religions. Worldbuilding.
- A The Fantasy World Builders Forum www
A forum for fantasy world builders with supplement site. The Fantasy World Builders Forum.
- A Basilicus: Worldbuilding Wiki www
A science fiction worldbuilding wiki. Basilicus: Worldbuilding Wiki.
- Starting World Builder Projects www
Starting place for information on how to build an imaginary setting. World Builder Projects.
- The Fargoth World Building Project www
The Fargoth World Building Project is a collaborative effort of interested people, World Building Project, working to design a generic fantasy role playing setting, which any game system could take advantage of. Fargoth World Building Project.
- An World Building www
An example of designing a planet, Building, from basic physical assumptions to geography to weather systems and archeological remains. World Building.
- Many Rich Staats' RPG / World Building Articles www
Rich Staats' RPG / World Building Articles.
- Fantasy Fantasy World Builders Forum www
Fantasy world builders discussion about deities, World Builders Forum, races, geography, curious characters, classes, and locations. Fantasy World Builders Forum.
- Mailing Yahoo! Groups: rpg-tools www
Mailing list and group to share information about tools useful to people creating imaginary worlds and using them for storytelling, Groups: rpg-tools, writing, roleplaying or wargaming. Yahoo! Groups: rpg-tools.
- A Domus Project www
A fantasy world featuring a twin planet, Project, ancient history and three different kinds of magic: the Spirit, the Fate and the Essaence. Domus Project.
- Mythosa Mythosa, Realm of www
Mythosa is a fantasy world intended for use in a fantasy role-playing campaign. Realm of. It is probably best suited for those systems that aren't tied to a prefabricated world (such as Advanced Dungeons and Dragons or Rolemaster), but it can be used for any system (RuneQuest, and Warhammer FRP). Mythosa, Realm of.
- Online Fictional Linguistics: KICKS Academy Course www
Online free course about creating languages, Linguistics: KICKS Academy Course, hosted at the KICKS Academy of the SciFiVine. Members of the SciFiVine may participate after a free registration in the class project for an invented language called "Trans-Galactic Lingo". KICKS stands for "Kenobi Intergalactic Council of Kindred Spirits". Fictional Linguistics: KICKS Academy Course.
- Intended The Language Construction Kit www
Intended for anyone who wants to create artificial languages -- for a fantasy or an alien world, Language Construction Kit, as a hobby, as an interlanguage. It presents linguistically sound methods for creating naturalistic languages -- which can be reversed to create non-naturalistic languages. The Language Construction Kit.
- Advice Peter's Guide to Map Creation www
Advice about how to draw fantasy maps, Guide to Map Creation, with links. Peter's Guide to Map Creation.
- Lots 3-D Starmaps www
Lots of data and links for real space stars and star mapping in general. 3-D Starmaps.
- Numerous Medieval Names Archive www
Numerous offerings, Names Archive, mostly from European and Middle Eastern cultures. Includes suggestions for evaluating the accuracy of name sources. Medieval Names Archive.
- A Kate Monk's Onomastikon www
A collection of names from around the world which was initially intended to help provide character names for live role-players. Monk's Onomastikon. It includes short historical backgrounds, male and female first names or personal names, and surnames or family names from many countries and periods. Kate Monk's Onomastikon.
- The ENnie Awards www
The Gen Con EN World RPG Awards ("ENnies") are an annual fan-based celebration of excellence in tabletop roleplaying. Awards. Nominees and prior winners are presented with voting opportunity and staff as well as a blog. ENnie Awards.
- Reviews RPG Wiz www
Reviews of roleplaying games. RPG Wiz.
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Alexa Directory Top Sites: World Building Roleplaying
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dmoz.org Directory: World Building Roleplaying