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 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- A Jacmus Prime www
A world building site where member can create, Prime, promote and publish their own geofiction. Jacmus Prime.
- Many Rich Staats' RPG / World Building Articles www
Rich Staats' RPG / World Building Articles.
- 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 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.
- 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.
- Home Thystra www
Home of Wulf the Freelance and other colorful characters, Thystra, Thystra is a place of adventure, danger and humor. Thystra.
- A Umbagollah www
A fictitiously Peninsula set in the 10th century. Umbagollah. Regional information with maps and history, and information about culture and custom of its inhabitants. Also features an online community with support for online roleplaying. Umbagollah.
- A Constructed Human Languages www
A guide to various invented and artificial languages. Human Languages. Includes links to numerous invented language projects on the web. Constructed Human Languages.
- 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.
- Lots 3-D Starmaps www
Lots of data and links for real space stars and star mapping in general. 3-D Starmaps.
- 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.
- 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.
- RPG The RPG Consortium www
RPG online community with discussion forums for different games and gaming styles. RPG Consortium. Includes archives of publications and reference materials. The RPG Consortium.
- Dedicated RPG Resource www
Dedicated to supporting roleplaying campaigns by providing company and product lists with reviews, Resource, links, and general resources. RPG Resource.
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