The Art of World Building: Creating Breakout Fantasy and Science Fiction Worlds In Stories and Gaming
EP 27.3: Creating Culture

EP 27.3: Creating Culture

June 30, 2020

Explore how to create cultures, including greetings, farewells, language issues, and more.

EP 27.2: Creating Culture

EP 27.2: Creating Culture

June 16, 2020

Explore how to create cultures, including how the body is part of culture, from clothing to hairstyles, body modifications, and more.

EP 27.1: Creating Culture

EP 27.1: Creating Culture

June 2, 2020

Explore how to create cultures, including defining what culture is and is not, how to develop a cultural vision, and the types of cultural depictions we’ll likely need.

EP 26: Creating Religions

EP 26: Creating Religions

May 19, 2020

Explore how to create religions, including its all important history, beliefs, worship practices, and traits of those who belong to a religion.

EP 25: Creating Armed Forces

EP 25: Creating Armed Forces

May 5, 2020

Explore how to create armed forces like the army, navy, and air force. This includes how to become a member of one, their ranks, and how they’re viewed by society.

EP 24: Creating Organizations

EP 24: Creating Organizations

April 21, 2020

Explore how to create organizations. This includes forces for good and evil, what they have in common, and how someone joins or get expelled.

EP 23: Creating Names

EP 23: Creating Names

April 7, 2020

Explore how to create fantasy and science fiction names using easy techniques that make it fun and uniquely yours.

EP 22: Assign Senses to Your Species

EP 22: Assign Senses to Your Species

January 8, 2019

Explore how to create your species' senses, from the five basics to other real senses humans and animals have, to sixth senses (second sight).

EP 21: How to Draw Maps

EP 21: How to Draw Maps

November 20, 2018

Explore how to create maps like continents, settlements, and dungeon maps, and learn whether you should create any of this and why.

EP 20: Places of Interest

EP 20: Places of Interest

November 6, 2018

Explore how to create places of interest, including catacombs, interstellar sites, ruins, monuments, and more. Learn how easy these are to create and how they can improve interest in your setting and story.

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