Thread Title Description Tags Added Score April 2012 18734234 A concept of Human Ingenuity and madness Durendal shares his idea for a space setting where spaceships are all biological; grown from humans.
/tg/ takes the concept and runs with it; yielding interesting results and both clean and slightly-fetishy variants of the setting. setting, development, space, ship, grimdark, transhuman, giant, giantess, war, freaky, biological, bioship, The Archivist 2012-04-16 11 18744841 Thomas the Space Engine OP comes to /tg/ asking for help with his homebrew setting. It is a setting where in his words: the players get to play a small fleet of sentient, mostly self reliant warships that also have android Avatars. homebrew, GM, sci-fi, A.I, Space Engine, spaceship, space ship, space, sentient ships, The Archivist 2012-04-17 12 August 2012 20193011 Emulsiworld Anon describes a dream where mankind is drawn to a new planet through portals on Earth. There they find a hollow but still living tree where they make a new home: Hope. The planet, as big as Jupiter, is host to other such trees, some with other splinter evolutions of mankind, at war with the Keepers, a race of machines which cull mankind's divergent evolutions until extinction. Homebrew, original content, crunchless fluff, science fiction, post-apocalypse, Hope, arcology, game ideas, world building, The Archivist 2012-08-05 17 October 2012 21164426 Revolutio Daedali; Revolution and industry in the Ancient World In the effort to be a positive influence on his little brother, the OP of this thread decided to craft a homebrew setting based on an alternate vision of the Ancient World in the throes of an industrial, political, and social revolution, brought on by the inventions of Daedalus. Setting, Homebrew, Ancient, Ancients, Rome, Greece, Macydonia, Egypt, Industrial, Revolution, Worldbuilding, world building, The Archivist 2012-10-17 28 November 2012 21460436 Monster Guard OP's intent is a thread where /tg/ pretends to be the monster under the bed. Due to OP's image selection, it turns into something darker, where the monster under the bed (and in the closet!) defends the child from abusive parents. OP returns, decides to reveal his writefag power level... and makes a setting out of this concept. Homebrew, original content, crunchless fluff, world building, monsters, nightmares, abuse, child, children, The Archivist 2012-11-06 21 December 2013 28965839 Russian Setting and Lore discussion OP starts a thread asking /tg/ about Russian mythology and lore. Interesting discussion ensues between classic Russian folklore and the Soviet Era revisionist stuff. The Archivist, setting, worldbuilding, world building, homebrew, Russia, folklore, folk lore, campaign setting 2013-12-20 21 February 2014 30061998 D&D Discussions: Economic systems Also known as: A treatise on the problem with gold vs what player characters go around to buy. The Archivist, homebrew, economics, money, gold, setting, world, worldbuilding, world building, 2014-02-06 3 30161181 The Endless Train OP Describes a setting centered around an infinitely long train that you can never leave, and if you do, almost can never get back on. The discussion within covers development of the setting further. The Archivist, homebrew, setting, surreal, surrealism, horror, train, trains, campaign, campaign setting 2014-02-11 18 30347627 The 90s Anon who grew up in the 90s asks /tg/ to help him design a setting set in the 90s. What follows is a discussion on 90s pop culture, music, movies, entertainment, and everything else. Warning, Nostalgia. The Archivist, homebrew, setting, worldbuilding, modern, 1990, 90s, nineties, world building, nostalgia 2014-02-19 22 30439121 Decolonilist settings Wherein a discussion is had about creating settings with no Western influence - in the Christian and Roman sense of the word. The Archivist, homebrew, setting, worldbuilding, history, alternative history, alternative, campaign setting, world building, mesoamerica, precolonial, africa, asia 2014-02-24 5 30519810 On Peasants Were they really dirty, uneducated, ignorant and as expendable as they are portrayed? Or is there something more to the Medieval and Fantasy peasant than what we know? Answers to this and more to be found here. The Archivist, peasants, peasant, peasantry, setting, world building, settings 2014-02-27 7 May 2014 32199372 Exhume: Ex Cinis Cineris OP begins by asking TG for campaign setting ideas, and starts by sharing one of his own, a setting which tells the tale of a tapestry of human extinction and horrific mechanical life attempting to mimic their forebears. The Archivist, setting, homebrew, campaign, idea, existentialism, transhumanism, posthumanism, horror 2014-05-18 20