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).
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.
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.
October 23, 2018
Explore how to create time and history, including why we should usually keep timekeeping like minutes, hours, weeks, and more similar to Earth, and how to create historical events.
October 9, 2018
Learn about travel in space. This includes the different types of engines, what to include inside a ship, and why we have a lot of freedom to decide how long it really takes to get anywhere.
September 25, 2018
Learn how to determine travel times over water when using oars or the wind. This includes ship types like the frigate, galley, ship-of-the-line, and more.
September 11, 2018
Learn how to determine travel times for horses, wagons, people and more through various kinds of terrains and what can slow us down, and how.
August 28, 2018
Learn how to create a settlement. This includes the differences between an outpost, village, town, city, and even settlements in space.
August 14, 2018
Learn how to create a settlement. This includes the impact of location, population, zoning, its history, and any secrets it holds.
July 31, 2018
Learn how population, location, climate, symbols, and tensions between a sovereign power and others can all enrich your kingdom, republic, dictatorship, and more. Why have them all be the same when little details can bring out the vividness.