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d20 Dungeons and Dragons - 3rd Edition - Articles - Homegrown Worlds. The first and biggest mistake when making a homegrown world, is that generally, a homegrown world will start with the worldmaker creating a detailed and intricate map.

d20 Dungeons and Dragons - 3rd Edition - Articles - Homegrown Worlds

This will not work unless you happen to be a professor in maybe five or six fields of study, since by the time you are finished the world, you WILL need to change the map. This is because you need to factor in many other major factors, such as politics, trade, as well as handling the matter of population and race ratios. The Domesday Book - Medieval Demographics Made Easy. The Welsh Piper » Medieval Demographics Online. Home > Worldbuilding > Medieval Demographics Online Medieval Demographics Online An automated tool for creating fantasy populations (with offline version, too) This tool lets you generate figures for populating low-fantasy kingdoms and settlements.

The Welsh Piper » Medieval Demographics Online

Instructions are included in Low-fantasy Populations article, also included in the offline download below. Use the drop-down menus and input fields in the form below to generate realistic population numbers for any low fantasy setting. <p><strong>We've hit a snag... City Generator. Made a city detail generator.

Town Generator for D&D. Town Generator - provided by the Red Dragon Inn. Fantasy Name Generator. Jump down to the Generator This fantasy name generator will generate truely random fantasy names, there are millions of different combinations of names you can generate.

Fantasy Name Generator

This generator is great for generating fantasy character names for use in a book you're writing. Also other uses can be for town names, city names, kingdom names, country names or world names for use in a fantasy game. More popular uses of fantasy names include: team names, nicknames and usernames in games that are of RPG genre. The fantasy name generator on this page includes both female and male fantasy names. Random Name Generator. Results: Twenty MaidenSecond LuckSunlessstrandBracken and PineMonsters of the ChantsScarlet hordeCathorseDead and BaneEightyearCragpowder Instructions: Select a template from the drop down list, select the number of times you want to run the generator, and hit “Go” to create a random list of ideas, people and place names.

Random Name Generator

Alternatively, you can pick from the list lower on the page instead of using the drop down select. About: This PHP application draws from many sources. Fantasy Name Generator. The 6 Creepiest Places on Earth. It doesn't matter whether or not you believe in ghosts, there are some places in which none of us would want to spend a night.

The 6 Creepiest Places on Earth

These places have well earned their reputations as being so creepy, tragic or mysterious (or all three) that they definitely qualify as "haunted. " Places like... Aokigahara is a woodland at the base of Mount Fuji in Japan that makes The Blair Witch Project forest look like Winnie the Pooh's Hundred Acre Wood. It probably has something to do with all the dead bodies scattered around. What Niagara Falls is to weddings, Aokigahara is to suicide. The 7 Creepiest Places on Earth (Part 3) Even the best Hollywood set dressers in the biggest budget horror movie can't outdo real life.

The 7 Creepiest Places on Earth (Part 3)

As part of our continuing effort to find real-world locations that you wouldn't want to spend a night in regardless of the number of shotguns and Bibles you were allowed to bring, here are some of the creepiest places on Earth. In case you missed them, here are Part 1 and Part 2. #7. The Abandoned Takakonuma Greenland Park, Japan Takakonuma Greenland Park in Japan today stands abandoned not only by people, but also by joy, hope and the foolish belief that life ends in anything but lightless hollow death.

The 6 Creepiest Places on Earth (Part 2) In Cracked's continuous effort to make your local haunted house look like a boring pile of dog turds, we once again present the creepiest real places on Earth.

The 6 Creepiest Places on Earth (Part 2)

Whether it's due to their bizarre histories, suspicious coincidences or good ol' human insanity, these are the locations even the die-hardest of atheists wouldn't venture into without a crucifix and a Super Soaker full of Pope-blessed water. 6 Abandoned Places That Will Make Awesome Supervillain Lairs. 7 Insane Festivals You Won't Believe Are Legal. Ah, the holidays: A time to give thanks, spend time with family, eat good food, light your neighbors on fire, rub engine oil in grandma's eyes, get drunk, fight a bull and dress up in a white tuxedo to ward off the furious ghosts of fish.

7 Insane Festivals You Won't Believe Are Legal

What, that doesn't sound like your holidays? Well, friend, it sounds like you've been celebrating the wrong ones. Let's get that calendar of yours set straight. #7. Batalla de la Rata Muerta: City-Sized Food Fight Featuring a Dead Rat. "Peerage Titles" Undefined copyright 1997 by Historical Novelists Center Less and less does the old aristocratic structure of Europe exist, and to Americans it is especially foreign.

"Peerage Titles"

French Peerage. These notes describe the French peerage (pairie) from its origins to the 19th century.

French Peerage

The best source for the peerage from the 16th c. to 1790 is Christophe Levantal: Les ducs et pairs et duchés-pairies laïques à l'époque moderne, Paris 1996. Nobility and Titles in France. See also several articles on this topic on Caltrap's Corner. Contents History of Nobility.