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Ready to reach for the stars? The worldbuilding prompts in this blog post cut the massive task of developing an intriguing planet down to size. You'll also find inspiration from the planets of Star Wars, Mass Effect, Dark Matter, and other fictional universes.
Nine foundation blocks to help you get to know your character on an entirely new level. You'd be surprised how telling everyday details can be! Make sure to check out the free email course by following the link (or the pin) if you want to delve into character development in more detail!
It's difficult to find a planet more miserable than one hobbling along in the aftermath of an apocalypse, but is that the whole story? Worlds like Mass Effect's Tuchanka and Fallout's Earth show the story carries on, a story with implications you can explore as well. Take the plunge with some worldbuilding questions and see what havoc you can wreak on your own post-apocalypse planet ...
Colonies hold hope for the future, sometimes even the last hope ... so what happens when a colony fails? This idea has been explored in planets like The Outer Worlds' Monarch. What will you do with your failed colony planet? And is it truly a failure ... or does someone just want people to think that?
Mining planets hold tons of potential for conflict in a story. The worldbuilding questions in this post will help you discover that potential, hone in on the value of what's in the soil, and why exactly this mine is so important anyway.
A city planet like Coruscant has the potential to create monumental shifts in the universe with enough dedication ... but what sort of shifts will they be? Explore the possibilities and create your own city planet with these worldbuilding prompts.
If you've ever wanted to create a planet with as many secrets as Feros or Korriban, I'm handing over the key to that door with these worldbuilding prompts: just enough to welcome you in, with lots of room still to explore!
Ready to reach for the stars? These worldbuilding questions and prompts cut the massive task of creating a planet down to size. You'll also find inspiration from the planets of Star Wars, Mass Effect, The Illuminae Files, and other fictional universes.
30 all new scifi and fantasy writing prompts — perfect for short stories, short films, full blown novels and screenplays or even just some quick flash fiction. It's all up to you, and as always, they're licensed under a Creative Commons license. Have fun and please share!