Mythcreants Invasion

July 2016

Last month Ariel highlighted the dangers of imagination and agency promoted by spec fic. A must read for any parents worried they may have a creative child in their household! Plus tips on breaking in your worlds, writing effective prose, and engaging your players. Rounding it off is an episode of The Mythcreant Podcast on villains who become heroes and heroes who become villains, and the next episode of The Last Ship of the Republic.


Three Reasons to Keep Your Children Away From Spec Fic

June 3rd, 2016 by

A crowd of protesters in LondonWorldbuilding

Five Ways to Make Your World Feel Lived In

May 28th, 2016 by


Seven Rules of Effective Prose

June 10th, 2016 by

A boy gesturing comically as he tells a story to his friends.Roleplaying

Six Tricks to Get Your Players Involved in the Plot

June 11th, 2016 by

A replicator from Star TrekAnalysis

Five Good Ideas Science Fiction Teaches Us to Fear

June 25th, 2016 by

Three space men stare at a large, slovenly pig.Writing

Lessons From the Confused Writing of Beyond Lies the Wub

June 17th, 2016 by

The Mythcreant PodcastPodcast

76 – Characters Who Switch Sides

June 19th, 2016 by , and

Star wars space shipsPodcast: Roleplaying Session

5 – The Shoe Heard Round the Ship

June 12th, 2016 by , , , and