28 episodes

Join us for some casual discussions about the craft of worldbuilding aimed at giving general advice, best practices, and support on the meta topics in the craft.

Season 2 has ended. We'll be back soon with new hosts, guests, and lots of fun episodes! In the meantime, check out Worldbuilding Magazine for awesome new articles, ideas, interviews, and artwork.

Worldcasting is an affiliate production of Worldbuilding Magazine.

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Join us for some casual discussions about the craft of worldbuilding aimed at giving general advice, best practices, and support on the meta topics in the craft.

Season 2 has ended. We'll be back soon with new hosts, guests, and lots of fun episodes! In the meantime, check out Worldbuilding Magazine for awesome new articles, ideas, interviews, and artwork.

Worldcasting is an affiliate production of Worldbuilding Magazine.

    Creating Candlekeep with Justice Arman and Anthony Joyce

    Creating Candlekeep with Justice Arman and Anthony Joyce

    Justice Arman and Anthony Joyce join us in this episode, discussing their newest publication Elminster's Guide to Candlekeep, written in collaboration with Ed Greenwood. Tyler discusses with them the process of creating the definitive guide to a place in the Forgotten Realms that many have claimed was impossible to define through maps and guides, which has too many spires to be counted, and which Justice and Anthony expanded upon with new magical items and creatures to encounter.

    This episode was edited by Sean Gooding and Adam Bassett.

    • 54 min
    Apocalypses & Prophecy with Tale Foundry

    Apocalypses & Prophecy with Tale Foundry

    Tyler and Imachinate are joined by Benjamin Cook, creator of YouTube channel Tale Foundry. They discuss how these events affect people, worlds, and simply how to approach writing apocalypses and prophecies for stories and games.

    This episode was edited by Adam Bassett.

    • 1 hr 37 min
    Shaping Worlds

    Shaping Worlds

    Join Tyler, Adam, Imachinate, and Ragolution as they discuss cartography, geology, geography, and how to use these as tools to shape your worlds. They cover the importance and uses of maps as well as plate tectonics, and give a simple breakdown to cut through the unnecessarily complicated tutorials out there.

    This episode was edited by Anna Hannon.

    • 1 hr 20 min
    Artifacts and Wonders

    Artifacts and Wonders

    Join Tyler, Hex, and Imachinate as they discuss artifacts and wonders. Places like Minas Tirith and items Excalibur are iconic to their setting, adding a sense of awe and depth to the lore. We will discuss why this is helpful to have, and how you might trap that essence.

    This episode was edited by Anna Hannon.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Divining the Elder Scrolls

    Divining the Elder Scrolls

    Join Tyler, Imachinate, and Red as they discuss The Elder Scrolls, the popular setting of games such as Skyrim, Oblivion, and Morrowind. They focus on on how it uses ambiguity in its lore to help the player tell their own story, as well a dissection of how the games share their lore, to better help you understand how to share yours.

    This episode was edited by Anna Hannon.

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Fireside Chat: Hexarch

    Fireside Chat: Hexarch

    In this Fireside Chat, meet B.H. Pierce, also known as Hexarch. He is a Writer here at Worldbuilding Magazine, published author, and an avid fan of centaurs. He and Tyler discuss his work, worldbuilding, and more in this episode of Worldcasting.

    This episode was edited by Adam Bassett.

    • 25 min

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