The New Worldbuilding Guide: Introduction + RebootHello, and welcome to the brand new worldbuilding guide! This will serve as a reboot of the earlier, incomplete guide.More Like This
I’m hoping to provide an overview of the creation of a world in a way that will spark ideas and help those who need it over rough spots with their own worlds. I will also be building an example world as the guide continues; this will hopefully clarify anything that I don’t communicate well and help you to generate ideas.
Note that this guide is geared toward the creation of worlds more or less like Earth – that is to say, rocky planets that humans would probably be able to survive on without fancy gear.
If your world does not fit this category – for example, a gas giant inhabited by sentient rocks – then much of this guide will not apply to your worldbuilding. If your world is an alternate Earth, then depending on how alternate it is, you may not need to figure out much of the basic groundwork. That’s fine; feel free to