Types of dragons
I couldn't find the perfect world-building tool for me, so I made one! Introducing LegendKeeper!
Not all wings are created equal! Use this tool to help nuance how your flying beasts interact with your protagonists and their environment.
Hi all, I've been building a Minecraft world for close to three years now (fantasy / medieval). It's called the Realm of Midgard and has cities, settlements, strongholds, tombs, ruins, etc.
Glimmers- a currency designed to be snapped in half
I just discovered this amazing subreddit and present to you: Econ
This book is fantastic for learning about any kind of technology. It has technology trees, detailed documents on how to make civilization itself, it’s just so good. Highly recommend it
The Father of Dragons Awakens!
My protagonist has a face! Say hello to Ava:
A friend showed me this tweet and it got me thinking. Can you answer each of these questions for YOUR Magic System?
A Superluminal Drive Computer preparing for a jump.
Full map of the world I've been building 1 tile at a time
It is wrong to associate people by their genetic properties but it was believed in our own history, so why not implement a culture based on it? (image from r/insanepeoplefacebook)
Brand names often sound like fantasy names, so...
Street food, served in the heartland style- hot, greasy, and cheap
Working on my protagonist’s character design and looking for critiques. She’s a 19-year-old who lost her heart to a banshee and is on a journey to get it back.
A month of progress in GenBrush - a mapping tool I'm making for worldbuilders.
Different concepts of magic
The three goddesses of my world (art by me)
How castles evolve over time!
My graphic novel Bluefall just came out and was the #1 new release in scifi graphic novels! One website said the amount of thought that went into the world-building of Bluefall is staggering and I thought you guys would be as psyched as I am! Welcome to the virtual Universe of Circus.
What versions of each exist in your worlds?
This is a little world generator I've been working on that's seeded by drawing with rock onto the planet's core.
I'm trying to build a story and world involving agents who investigate mythical beasts and folklore in the remote islands of a 1930s Scotland. I decided to create one of my agents 'investigators case'.
Book of the Dead
For anyone building a medieval/ancient world
The Crimson Dagger
A stranger and a little girl journeying through the frozen apocalypse.
Things to consider when building a world
For Creating a Good Villain 2.0 (sources in comments)
Various occupations of some local mice, in a universe I’m calling The Unseen World
To be honest this is a really interesting twist on the trickster god concept
Remember this when world building or writing. Evil isn’t born evil and for some species is more of an opinion
The world of Solarpunk as I envisioned it
[Resource] I quickly made this Mind Map for things to think about when creating a character within your world.
Gorilla Stag alien sketch
The Walls of the World!
Was inspired by this sub to put a fictional port-town on the back of my board.
Bull Chimera forming a protective fan
My officer rank insignias
A Traveling Werewolf Merchant/Ware-Wolf! (A Self-Imposed Worldbuilding/Character Design Exercise)
In my completed novel, a dwarf can grow a full beard before they can walk. Most outsiders can’t tell the difference between a 10 year old and a 100 year old dwarf. Despite appearances, the dwarf twins Orin and Orín are just children!
Shoutout to anyone who draws maps by hand!
Awakened Tree Golem
Detail idea: Buffalo riders for rivers, marsh, swamp or any wet environment.
Gakugyo, The Mutant Ransacker
Great aesthetic for futuristic fantasy world building
Found this in another community I’m in and thought it would fit! Great tool for thinking about what elements might be missing!
Misty Mountains, an old home of elves
Werewolves of Severogorsk
Thought it could help for some people here.
Catching a steam locomotive to school
Shark gut demon (Longharbor)
An excellent source for Medieval fantasy worldbuilding, highly recommended!
I'm tired of Dwarves, Elves, and Humans, so I made my own races. Tell me what you think!
I'm also in the process of making a globe for my world (album in comments)
Some thoughts on Chairs for dragons.
Map I created for my RPG world [OC]
The Miserable Town of Malofeto.
Crocodile Tours - tourist
I painted a representation of my worlds 'creation myth', the Yashma Yonti. Advice/criticism appreciated!
[Beneath the Void] Scypherebrals
This is Krafii, the entity that connects the 8 Realities of Narki.
Cross section of an ancient city.
Diagram of Mythical Reptile Evolution/Biological Classification (made by A goblin on twitter)
Yellow People of Chroma Island
Nagaraja, the Supreme Serpent
Entrance to a Dream Hall.
[Resource] Ancient Currency - Coins of World Empires
The Overpriced Inn
A lizard meets an ancient AI
Dagaz, The Weeping Toad
I’ve been contemplating this language for around 6-7 years and now I’m finally writing it down! This is Aénnarese, from the novel I’ve been writing. It’s inspired by 12th century Mongolian, Sanskrit and Japanese!
Evolution of the English alphabet
A Knights Hospitaller and his medical drone
A popular form of ktrit'zal poetry is to make a line into a ring. Reading it counter-clockwise produces the first line, then you read it clockwise to read the second line.
Quite a difficult city concept to draw that perhaps made more sense in my head. A mess of post-colonial inequality and divides, worker uprisings, and cruel crushing dictators: New-Verlova, the Cracked Jewel.
An encounter with the elders
In Viaticum, my fantasy setting, the wilderness doesn’t allow people to travel in large groups. That’s why soldiers form small, guerrilla-like squads, which station in villages or watchtowers, such as this one
Logos for my Setting. Urban Fantasy setting with a late 90's like setting.
Ygdiras, Adolescent (~65,000 Years)
Crocodile Tours - The Founder
Atesh Syerai: The First Matriarch, Guardian of the Helm
Seems like good reference
A Turning Point on Brahma Vihara
Ilya the Red and the Bloody Rose
Ancient Medical Equipment (and lizard)
Some of the characters I've created for my world
[Starfall] Some concept art of Ork'zuk from the great desert
Sizing of wings as one ages (og creator link in comments)
I have a whopping 15 fantasy races to keep track of. I use this chart to design characters consistently.
TIME Magazine's coverage of the aftermath over the Battle of the Spratly Islands - 2025.
This book is excellent for avid readers and writers. I highly recommend it!
Sometimes people ask me what kind of nerd I am. I'm this kind of nerd.
A homeless, disabled war veteran, weaving baskets to make a living, on the Capital World of Avreth.
Nef, the technomancer
Would you please rate my first fictional continent?
Pencil drawings of what humans would look like if they had evolved from different animal heritages other than apes. Interesting work on possible races, facial distinctions, etc.
Dwarven Terraced Settlements
The bird shepherd going trough the mountains, on his way to Bebilar where he will sell his birds
The Port of Shamradaer
“Work permit denied. Reason, zero hours experience”.
Una - The Infinite Archipelago
Summoning an imp
Mysterious Stones, relics of a lost civilization
State Flags for a Country on a Dyson Sphere
Zeel, a newly discovered habitable planet.
[Art] The Half-Skull
The Maroi Script
Greater Eshirapoda Creature Concept Sheet
The Four Great Capitals of the Orion Arm
I'm currently working on a world where heroes and heroines are either born blind or mute. Both must work together to succeed in their adventures!
Watching the End of the World
Steelskins: Corrupted knights from my world
Disari, a Tidally Locked Habitable Planet
Card Set Outlining the Deities of my World
Air stops flowing in the fields. You immediately understand why.
Crocodile Tours - Defense Crocs
The United States in a world of Victorian Zombies (Lore in Comments)
Steam-powered ghoul bikers. Ride on.
Seat arrangements in parliaments [x-post from r/europe]
Native crops of Oobleq and some of their dishes
Flag of New Mars
1580s Witchette Magazine Ad
Underrated World Building Trope: Foods
Sand Cutter Vehicle
Facial Tattoos of the Atrasha
“Halos kill, only accept government approved cybernetics”.
Midas, King of the Fighting Pit.
Ihtan, the Reaper
Great Terrain Chart for Worldbuilding
A lizard Head of Household and her garden
[Viaticum] A ruined village. Like most settlements in history, it was overrun by animals. In this realm, nature is more powerful than humankind
Wolf - Champion of the Pit
What terrible map design
The Nordic city of Hellhest. Where, according to Legend, a group of Heroes once stopped a Mad Wizard from summoning a Stone Titan.
Updated version of the Eñetsi, my world's species of carnivorous, nocturnal humanoids.
Floating animals on a gas giant
The mighty pineapplypus (pineapple+platypus)
Moth people manufacture illegal drugs (bugs with drugs)
The Xanun alphabet
Found this extremely helpful when determining biomes and what to put where on maps!