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.
I just discovered this amazing subreddit and present to you: Econ
For creating a good villain
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
My protagonist has a face! Say hello to Ava:
A Superluminal Drive Computer preparing for a jump.
Full map of the world I've been building 1 tile at a time
Brand names often sound like fantasy names, so...
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!
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'.
This is a little world generator I've been working on that's seeded by drawing with rock onto the planet's core.
Pyramid Orc Matron
For anyone building a medieval/ancient world
The Crimson Dagger
A stranger and a little girl journeying through the frozen apocalypse.
To be honest this is a really interesting twist on the trickster god concept
The worn area on the back of my phone case looked like a fantasy world map, so I made it one! Welcome to the world of Incipio!
Remember this when world building or writing. Evil isn’t born evil and for some species is more of an opinion
Things to consider when building a world
For Creating a Good Villain 2.0 (sources in comments)
[Resource] I quickly made this Mind Map for things to think about when creating a character within your world.
My officer rank insignias
A Traveling Werewolf Merchant/Ware-Wolf! (A Self-Imposed Worldbuilding/Character Design Exercise)
Bull Chimera forming a protective fan
Was inspired by this sub to put a fictional port-town on the back of my board.
Gakugyo, The Mutant Ransacker
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!
Misty Mountains, an old home of elves
Awakened Tree Golem
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)
The Miserable Town of Malofeto.
Catching a steam locomotive to school
Crocodile Tours - tourist
I painted a representation of my worlds 'creation myth', the Yashma Yonti. Advice/criticism appreciated!
[Beneath the Void] Scypherebrals
Map I created for my RPG world [OC]
Cross section of an ancient city.
[Resource] Ancient Currency - Coins of World Empires
A lizard meets an ancient AI
Evolution of the English alphabet
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.
An encounter with the elders
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!
Nagaraja, the Supreme Serpent
Diagram of Mythical Reptile Evolution/Biological Classification (made by A goblin on twitter)
Crocodile Tours - The Founder
A Knights Hospitaller and his medical drone
Atesh Syerai: The First Matriarch, Guardian of the Helm
Ygdiras, Adolescent (~65,000 Years)
A Turning Point on Brahma Vihara
Seems like good reference
Ancient Medical Equipment (and lizard)
Sizing of wings as one ages (og creator link in comments)
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.
I have a whopping 15 fantasy races to keep track of. I use this chart to design characters consistently.
Sometimes people ask me what kind of nerd I am. I'm this kind of nerd.
Nef, the technomancer
This book is excellent for avid readers and writers. I highly recommend it!
A homeless, disabled war veteran, weaving baskets to make a living, on the Capital World of Avreth.
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.
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
The Four Great Capitals of the Orion Arm
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.
The United States in a world of Victorian Zombies (Lore in Comments)
Crocodile Tours - Defense Crocs
Seat arrangements in parliaments [x-post from r/europe]
Flag of New Mars
1580s Witchette Magazine Ad
Underrated World Building Trope: Foods
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
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
A happy little lizard artificer.
Found this extremely helpful when determining biomes and what to put where on maps!
Irontise. One of the islands in my DnD campaign.
Please enjoy the Church of Rog Nonlethal Sacrifice Equivalence Chart.
The Builders - An advanced alien species who came to earth for soldiers
Characters for my reverse-first-contact /r/hfy story 'What Are You Doing Here?'
The Undercity of Stormgate - a subterranean map for my D&D setting
A gem girl shows off her enormous strength in Pachinki
Found this humorous post on Tumblr. What strange magic and creatures would people in Urban Fantasy settings have to worry about?
Pump-Action Crossbow MK II: I improved upon my previous crossbow design using suggestions from other users.
Unrivaled hot potato champions, the Goblin boom battalion
A male Scamper from our world
I just self-published my first book (kick-ass cover art done by a friend of mine). Ask me anything about the near-future-in-an-alternate-timeline-post-apocalyptic world of The Friday Night West Texas Deadkillers' Club!
Tower of Watchers
Crocodile Tours - The Tourists
Crocodile Tours - kids ride
Machine Spirit, sAInt
Grand Agatha AKA “The Wandering Island”
The Silence claims the Glass Spires of Tajed.
The Crown Lands - Pen & Paper [D&D]
The Sugarhouse Mountain Fortress
A New Contract
Notes on a post-apocalyptic vernacular script
Evolution of the roman legionaire (1430-1820)
The Stone Astronaut
[W1] Your options for replacing a lost arm under Theotech's health benefit programme
When a city-governing AI scans too many religious books and goes rogue
Magic System V3.0 with new Lore
Julie the Engineer, a random character sketch that sparked my interest in creating a whole steampunk-ish fantasy world.
The Deep Sea Community
Holographic ghosts from my Science-Fantasy universe
Lycanthrope Concept Art!
A Mineral Lake starts absorbing Grief in Pachinki
'The Four Planes of Existence'
The Astral Triptych
I made a 3D render of a environment type in my world. These are The Pillars which suspend all the continents above sea level.