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📆Date created: 11/23/2009

For geeks and nerds, artists, writers, philosophers, politicians and scientists alike: The creation of new worlds and new universes has been a key element of science fiction and fantasy. It can also exist outside the realm of scifi-literature and RPG-gaming as a means of exploring possibilities. Th...

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r/DnDBehindTheScreen »
252727 subscribers
/r/DnDBehindTheScreen is a subreddit for Dungeons & Dragons Dungeon Masters to trade tools, guides and resources. A growing archive of hundreds of years of D&D experience. All in one place. Welcome Wanderer!
r/Fantasy »
693515 subscribers
/r/Fantasy is the internet’s largest discussion forum for the greater Speculative Fiction genre. We welcome respectful dialogue related to speculative fiction in literature, games, film, and the wider world.
r/WorldBuildingPolitics »
237 subscribers
The discussion of political and governing matters in your world.
r/worldjerking »
13763 subscribers
the shitpost version of /r/worldbuilding
r/imaginarymaps »
164741 subscribers
Imaginary Maps! Fictional maps, whether fantasy, alternate history, sci-fi or anything else imaginary, are all welcome! LINK TO OUR DISCORD: https://discord.gg/eaXQhU3
r/EnoughCommieSpam »
12073 subscribers
EnoughCommieSpam - With the rise of communism on reddit the commies has been super fucking annoying and we're here to laugh at them
r/Shadowrun »
32042 subscribers
Welcome to /r/Shadowrun, chummer. Here at /r/Shadowrun we talk shop about all things in the shadows. Discussion is primarily aimed at exploring narratives found in the Sixth World. Mostly the pen and paper role playing game, but also the board games, video games, and literature of Shadowrun.
r/DnD »
1370658 subscribers
A subreddit dedicated to the various iterations of Dungeons & Dragons, from its First Edition roots to its Fifth Edition future.
r/rational »
14932 subscribers
A place for discussion of rational fiction
r/mapmaking »
52122 subscribers
A community for people that enjoy creating maps- both grounded in history and the grand realms of fantasy.
r/fantasywriters »
127092 subscribers
This subreddit is dedicated to those of us who are writing in the fantasy genre. Anything related to creating your own works of fantasy is welcome.
r/FantasyWorldbuilding »
5503 subscribers
The FantasyWorldBuilding subreddit is dedicated to the practice of WorldBuilding. All types of WorldBuilding are welcome, whether they be fantasy, sci-fi, or something in between! Feel free to share maps, lore, art, writing, and partake in character discussions! Join our Discord to be able to gain a...
r/WorldBuildingGames »
41 subscribers
A subreddit for World building games
r/DC_Cinematic »
172495 subscribers
Your one stop for DC Films news and discussion, as well as past DC films and Vertigo adaptations!
r/rpg »
749976 subscribers
/r/rpg is for meaningful discussions, questions, and help for tabletop/pen & paper RPGs and LARPing.
r/moviescirclejerk »
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*No penis in your brain?* - Movie must be plain. *Mind didn't get fucked?* - Movie def sucked.
r/writing »
927825 subscribers
Discussions about the writing craft.
r/DMAcademy »
200259 subscribers
/r/DMAcademy is a subreddit for Dungeons & Dragons Dungeon Masters to ask questions - new and experienced, all are welcome. A casual, friendly place for the lovers of DnD (D&D). Welcome Wanderer!
r/vexillology »
298635 subscribers
A subreddit for those who enjoy flags, the history behind them, and their design characteristics.
r/mattcolville »
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Discussion of Matt's "Running the Game" YouTube series, "Strongholds & Followers" 5th Edition supplement, and "The Chain" livestream, as well as TTRPGs in general and other MCDM projects. >> Need assistance with your MCDM store order or your Kickstarter pledge/preorder? Please email us at:...
r/conlangs »
39863 subscribers
This subreddit is focused on the discussion of conlangs, tools and activities to aid you in the construction of your own conlang, and creating a community environment where we can all enjoy conlanging together.
r/WritingPrompts »
14035023 subscribers
Writing Prompts. You're a writer and you just want to flex those muscles? You've come to the right place! If you see a prompt you like, simply write a short story based on it. Get comments from others, and leave commentary for other people's works. Let's help each other.
r/dndnext »
247583 subscribers
A place to discuss the latest version of Dungeons and Dragons, the fifth edition, known during the playtest as D&D Next.
r/magicbuilding »
13942 subscribers
The subreddit for discussion about building magic systems for fantasy worlds.
r/HPfanfiction »
37816 subscribers
Fanfic - Hogwarts style!
r/mcservers »
49304 subscribers
/r/mcservers: The public index for Minecraft Servers.
r/furry »
112866 subscribers
For all stuff fluff.
r/scifiwriting »
19456 subscribers
r/loremasters »
16955 subscribers
This is our private blog, a special resource for Reddit's GMs. Feel free to share and discuss original lore, story arcs, sub-plots, and plans for quests and encounters of all sizes.
r/Pathfinder_RPG »
82311 subscribers
For info, news, resources, and anything else about the Pathfinder pen and paper RPG! (Not administered by or affiliated with Paizo Publishing® in any way)
r/Animesuggest »
138920 subscribers
Suggest an anime, manga, light novel, or visual novel that you've seen and loved, or ask about what to watch, read, or play next!
r/suggestmeabook »
638606 subscribers
Need an idea what to read next? Tell us what you've enjoyed in the past, or what you're looking for, and let the community suggest a book (or books) for you to read!
r/asoiaf »
702269 subscribers
News and discussions relating to George R. R. Martin's "A Song of Ice and Fire" novels, his Westeros-based short stories, "Game of Thrones" and all things ASOIAF - but with particular emphasis on the written series.
r/printSF »
57483 subscribers
**A place to discuss published SF**—novels, short stories, comics, images, and more. Not sure if a book is SF? Then post it! Science Fiction, Fantasy, Alt. History, Postmodern Lit., and more are all welcome here. **The key is that it be speculative, not that it fit some arbitrary genre guidelines*...
r/DungeonsAndDragons »
259429 subscribers
r/RWBY »
107834 subscribers
RWBY: Pronounced Ruby
r/anime »
1241303 subscribers
Reddit's premier anime community.
r/scifi »
1267788 subscribers
Science Fiction, or Speculative Fiction if you prefer. Fantasy too. Asimov, Bradbury, Clarke, Dick, Heinlein and other SF books. SF movies and TV shows. Fantasy stuff like Tolkien and Game of Thrones. Laser guns, space ships, and time travel. etc. Star Trek, Battlestar, Star Wars, etc.
r/books »
17230738 subscribers
This is a moderated subreddit. It is our intent and purpose to foster and encourage in-depth discussion about all things related to books, authors, genres, or publishing in a safe, supportive environment. If you're looking for help with a personal book recommendation, consult our Weekly Recommendati...
r/FanFiction »
45746 subscribers
A supportive community for writers, readers, and reccers to talk about and share FanFiction.
r/tumblr »
668272 subscribers
/r/tumblr is your destination for Tumblr related discussions, jokes, screenshots, and more.
r/NarutoFanfiction »
14573 subscribers
The place to come for fanfiction stories that take place in or use characters from the Naruto universe.
r/heraldry »
31860 subscribers
For discussions pertaining to the science and art of heraldry, coats of arms, blazonry, and the like.
r/booksuggestions »
205086 subscribers
This is exactly what it sounds like. In need of a good read? Let us know what you want and we guarantee you'll find a great book, or your money back.
r/saltierthancrait »
17875 subscribers
Saltier Than Crait is a community for those who are critical of the recent new Star Wars revival from Disney and wish to have intelligent, respectful discourse about it.
r/StarWars »
1172159 subscribers
Star Wars is an American epic space opera franchise, created by George Lucas and centered around a film series that began with the eponymous 1977 movie.
r/magicTCG »
363165 subscribers
A diverse community of players devoted to Magic: the Gathering, a trading card game(tcg) produced by Wizards of the Coast and originally designed by Richard Garfield, PHD. Join us discussing news, tournaments, gameplay, deckbuilding, strategy, lore, fan art, cosplay, and more. "Magic isn't re...
r/bookscirclejerk »
14549 subscribers
A place to make fun of stupid posts in other subs about books.
r/SubredditDrama »
550378 subscribers
The place where people can come and talk about reddit fights and other dramatic happenings from other subreddits.
r/40kLore »
74617 subscribers
A subreddit for the lore and stories encompassing the dark future of the 41st millennium. Official lore and fan fluff are welcomed.
r/RPGdesign »
15911 subscribers
A gathering place for anyone, either casually or professionally, designing, hacking, or otherwise working with the mechanics of pen-and-paper tabletop RPGs.
r/JustUnsubbed »
67559 subscribers
This sub is for sharing which post made you unsubscribe from a subreddit.
r/dndmemes »
292414 subscribers
A place to post all your Dungeon and Dragons memes, funny pictures and other humorous content!
r/Worldprompts »
5102 subscribers
A subreddit for prompts about worldbuilding. A vague question or statement is posed, and people respond with what it might be in their mind.
r/AskGameMasters »
14251 subscribers
This subreddit is for Game Masters (GM's) of Tabletop RPG's. It's for advice and questions, newbies and wizened old grognards, and anyone (or anything) in between. We are visited by GM's of many different games. As a guideline we encourage Tabletop RPG related questions that are broad enough to...
r/characterforge »
6931 subscribers
The Character Forge is a place for people to come together in creating characters for works of fiction: RPGs, video games, books, shows, etc.
r/WorldAnvil »
2241 subscribers
World Anvil's Reddit community. Dedicated to the Worldbuilding Community and the Development of the Application
r/manga »
1065545 subscribers
Everything and anything manga! (manhwa/manhua is okay too!) Discuss weekly chapters, find/recommend a new series to read, post a picture of your collection, lurk, etc!
r/Fallout »
625621 subscribers
A state-of-the-art subreddit from Vault-Tec.
r/lfg »
85402 subscribers
LFG is a place for tabletop gamers to organize groups for the games they love to play.
r/sciencefiction »
118034 subscribers
This reddit is for fans and creators of Science Fiction and related media in any form. SF topics should involve plausible ideas reached through the rational application of science. General speculative fiction posts are fine as long as they involve Science Fiction.
r/TheLastAirbender »
418782 subscribers
This is the subreddit for fans of Avatar: The Last Airbender, The Legend of Korra, the comics, the upcoming Netflix live action ATLA series, and all other Avatar content. There is no movie.
r/proceduralgeneration »
45969 subscribers
This subreddit is about everything procedurally generated (pictures, games, music...) but random generation is fine too!
r/FATErpg »
6480 subscribers
r/WhiteWolfRPG »
17479 subscribers
A community for fans of White Wolf's roleplaying games, notably the World of Darkness (Vampire: The Masquerade, Werewolf: The Apocalypse, Mage: The Ascension, etc.), Exalted, and Chronicles of Darkness (Vampire: The Requiem, Werewolf: The Forsaken, Mage: The Awakening, etc.).
r/Parahumans »
19714 subscribers
A home for fans of Wildbow's web serials, Worm, Pact, Twig, and Ward.
r/trendingsubreddits »
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Subreddits of interest delivered daily.
r/CharacterRant »
11113 subscribers
Come here to talk about fictional characters, events, concepts, objects, etc. Negatively, positively, or even in between, we're here to rant!^^^andaskquestions
r/artifexian »
2528 subscribers
Artifexian - videos and podcasts designed to show you how to build scientifically plausible fictional settings and languages
r/worlddrawing »
2011 subscribers
For subscribers of /r/worldbuilding and artists to collaborate as a community on drawings of weapons, characters, and worlds they have created!
r/wonderdraft »
30886 subscribers
A community dedicated to the Wonderdraft map making tool for fantasy worlds.
r/movies »
21736847 subscribers
News & Discussion about Major Motion Pictures
r/comicbooks »
994452 subscribers
A reddit for fans of comic books, graphic novels, and digital comics.
r/Roleplay »
33316 subscribers
/r/Roleplay is a creative writing community where you can search for a partner or group to collaborate on writing a story.
r/teenagers »
1546209 subscribers
r/teenagers is the biggest community forum run by teenagers for teenagers. Our subreddit is primarily for discussions and memes that an average teenager would enjoy to discuss about. We do not have any age-restriction in place but do keep in mind this is targeted for users between the ages of 13 to ...
r/SciFiConcepts »
5581 subscribers
r/mylittlepony »
85855 subscribers
/r/mylittlepony is the premier subreddit for all things related to My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. Here all fans can discuss the show, share creative works, or connect with fellow members of the community in a safe for work and friendly environment.
r/tabletopgamedesign »
33797 subscribers
All things related to *designing* tabletop RPGs, wargames, and board games.
r/fireemblem »
194871 subscribers
A subreddit to discuss the Fire Emblem series of games, and associated media. Fire Emblem is a fantasy tactical role-playing video game franchise developed by Intelligent Systems and published by Nintendo. The Fire Emblem series is well known for its innovation and for being one of the first Easter...
r/teslore »
95743 subscribers
/r/teslore is a subreddit dedicated to the discussion and creation of the vast lore of The Elder Scrolls.
r/writingcirclejerk »
13375 subscribers
r/illumineighti »
714 subscribers
In a world where circlejerks are unlimited, upboats are inbound and Gabe Newell is god. There lies a hidden group called the Illumineighti, you never know where they are, but one thing is for sure. They could be right in your posts.
r/WormFanfic »
8546 subscribers
A subreddit in which you can share good fanfics of Worm.
r/CivilizatonExperiment »
1480 subscribers
The Civilization Experiment II is a Minecraft server and social experiment taking place in a custom built survival world. Using custom plugins, ore generation, and season-dependent food growth rates, CivEx intends on chronicling the rise and fall of nations, political ideologies, religions, organiza...
r/INTP »
74459 subscribers
This subreddit is for all who are interested in the Jungian INTP personality type.
r/gamedev »
374564 subscribers
All things related to game development, programming, math, art, music, business, and marketing.
r/Cyberpunk »
423611 subscribers
A genre of science fiction and a lawless subculture in an oppressive society dominated by computer technology and big corporations.
r/gamedesign »
86206 subscribers
For topics related to the design of games for interactive entertainment systems - video games, board games, tabletop RPGs, or any other type. /r/GameDesign is not a subreddit about general game development, nor is it a programming subreddit. This is a place to talk about Game Design and what it ent...
r/PixelArt »
252764 subscribers
Welcome to /r/PixelArt, where you can browse, post, ask questions, get feedback and learn about our favorite restrictive digital art form, Pixel Art!
r/nanowrimo »
26340 subscribers
Reddit's unofficial subreddit for those participating in Camp NaNoWriMo or November's novel writing extravaganza! Please note that this community is not supported or affiliated with the official National Novel Writers Month organization in any way. This is purely fan organized.
r/drawing »
1811243 subscribers
This is a subreddit for artists who particularly enjoy drawing and/or are interested in sharing their techniques. Sharing some really awesome pieces by other artists is totally fine too. :)
r/WoT »
50021 subscribers
Subreddit for the Wheel of Time fantasy series by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson.
r/neography »
9390 subscribers
A subreddit for discussing and showcasing constructed writing systems. (E.g. Tolkien's Tengwar and Cirth, Read's Shavian alphabet, etc.)
r/homestuck »
50039 subscribers
A subreddit for Homestuck, Homestuck^2, Hiveswap, Pesterquest and the works of Andrew Hussie. The biggest centralized Homestuck community.
r/custommagic »
24127 subscribers
Cards for Redditors, by Redditors
r/fifthworldproblems »
148278 subscribers
r/TruePokemon »
9617 subscribers
r/TruePokemon is the home for intellectual and insightful discussion about anything to do with Pokémon - be it the main series, spin-off games (Mystery Dungeon, etc.), TCG, the metagame, and so on.
r/SpeculativeEvolution »
23689 subscribers
Where evolution meets science fiction and art. Speculative Evolution (also called Speculative Biology and Speculative Zoology) is the envisioning of fictional, but scientifically possible creatures that could have existed on an alternate Earth, or might actually exist somewhere on another planet or...


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