James and Seth discuss the newest hottest sub-genre of sci fi around, GameLit, in this episode of the Worldcraft Club Podcast. Tune in to hear about how you can make the most of the benefits and avoid some of the challenges of this unique genre while building worlds for your narrative to dwell in. Some…Read More
Thoughts and Musings
In this most recent episode of the podcast Seth and I discuss Infinity and its impact on narrative. Because the concept of Infinity is, in itself, unfathomable, it serves nicely as a stand in for absolute mystery, which can be a nice touch for a new world. I’ve been obsessed, in a small way, with…Read More
I’ll be honest with you, dear reader, my interest in Dark Crystal show was near zero on its release. Just didn’t strike me as that great of a premise and my general fear of the uncanny valley kept me from pursuing it. If not for my friends drawing me in there’s no way I would’ve…Read More
I think we can all agree Jarjar Binks gets a bad wrap. If there’s still some hatred left in your soul for the beleaguered Gungun I’d recommend reviewing some of the videos that speculated his Sith lordship. The evidence is compelling, I assure you. With that out of the way I have one more bone…Read More
The Senate on Coruscant
James and Seth discuss, in the first episode ever, a practical definition of worldbuilding from the basic establishment of a good setting to an understanding of the boundaries in which a story takes place. They also tease at a number of other potential future episodes ending with an invite to join the worldcraft club team in exploring the concept more deeply.
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01 – What is Worldbuilding?
Welcome, dear reader, to the first blog written under the WorldCraft Club name! This is James, I’ll be doing most of the blog writing around here with Seth chiming in once in a while. I’m certain his voice will also be felt in my writing as he’ll be serving as my editor. This blog will…Read More