When creating a fantasy world, would it be better to first come up with the land or decide the people living in it?
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I would go with character development first. Giving the characters different abilities and or features would help in developing the environment they live in. For example quick reaction times could be from living in an extremely hostile environment where quick reactions can mean life or death or night vision could come from living under ground or at a polar cap where there is little to no light for long periods of time.