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Kay Rail
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147 votes
17 answers
14k views

A Most Subtle Magic

136 votes
11 answers
8k views

How can I break down the task of creating a world into manageable chunks?

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59 votes
12 answers
17k views

Is a man-eating plant realistic?

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58 votes
3 answers
27k views

Creating a realistic world map - Currents, Precipitation and Climate

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57 votes
14 answers
16k views

Explaining where energy comes from to power magic

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55 votes
30 answers
9k views

How to subtly identify a weapon as powerfully magical?

53 votes
7 answers
35k views

Creating a realistic world map - Landmass formation

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51 votes
10 answers
7k views

Wondering what would happen if magic was constrained by Conservation of Energy

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51 votes
6 answers
23k views

What does a medieval army cost?

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50 votes
15 answers
15k views

How could a group of 6 people destroy an army?

44 votes
2 answers
3k views

How do you simulate the organic growth of a city when designing it?

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40 votes
17 answers
10k views

Why would someone want to be free if slavery offers better quality of life?

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38 votes
12 answers
6k views

Could an unusually long lived being continue to learn with the times?

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37 votes
5 answers
7k views

What would happen if magic was constrained by the second law of thermodynamics

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35 votes
22 answers
9k views

How would cities be designed that were threatened by dragons?

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34 votes
13 answers
26k views

Wearing a cape during combat?

31 votes
15 answers
7k views

How do I encourage fully armored knights to carry a shield

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29 votes
3 answers
6k views

Can you forge a sword using just one piece of metal?

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28 votes
5 answers
3k views

How much can a magician lift if constrained by her own body's energy?

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27 votes
7 answers
4k views

What's the biggest medieval city I can make?

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27 votes
6 answers
2k views

Alynn the Scientific Mage: Science Principles

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26 votes
7 answers
3k views

Magic as Luck Control

24 votes
11 answers
6k views

How to build a city surrounded by giant spiders?

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24 votes
7 answers
36k views

What percentage of a population can be part of a medieval military?

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20 votes
5 answers
8k views

How do I create a popular and fictional team-sport?

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19 votes
6 answers
5k views

How to manage world building information?

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18 votes
6 answers
4k views

Mermaid architecture

17 votes
4 answers
2k views

How would people most naturally react to a new god in their *own* polytheistic pantheon?

16 votes
5 answers
3k views

How could constant or near-constant rain in an area be possible?

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16 votes
5 answers
2k views

Cohabitation with large creatures

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