/r/worldbuilding/

r/worldbuilding

1.4M members
r/worldbuilding is a subreddit with 1.4M members. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is massive in size, and has crazy activity.
For artists, writers, gamemasters, musicians, programmers, philosophers and scientists alike! The creation of new worlds and new universes has long been a key element of speculative fiction, from the fantasy works of Tolkien and Le Guin, to the science-fiction universes of Delany and Asimov, to the tabletop realm of Gygax and Barker, and beyond. This subreddit is about sharing your worlds, discovering the creations of others, and discussing the many aspects of creating new universes.

Popular Themes in r/worldbuilding

#1
Solution Requests
: "Great reference for anyone insecure about their planet's landmass."
18 posts
#2
Advice Requests
: "Which design is better for an intimidating antagonistic force in a graphic novel?"
17 posts
#3
Pain & Anger
: "What are some medieval fantasy cliches you dislike?"
7 posts
#4
Money Talk
: "What is the currency in your world? "
1 post

Popular Topics in r/worldbuilding

#1

Worldbuilding

: "What are your Worldbuilding GREEN FLAGS?"
87 posts
#2

Fantasy

: "First Post of My Fantasy World: Domesticated Bears"
32 posts
#3

Magic

: "Dark Magic happened and now I'm in your world. What's the biggest culture shock I'm met with?"
18 posts
#4

World

: "What’s a Good Excuse for an Omniscient and Omnipotent God being Unable to Interfere with their World(s)? "
15 posts
#5

Lore

: "The Jottstain Pass - Lore in comments."
14 posts
#6

Sci Fi

14 posts
#7

Characters

: "Do you have any Characters that are WAYYY stronger than everybody else? How do you fit them in the world?"
10 posts
#8

Race

: "You ever have a moment with one of your Races were your like, fuck it, they have six eyes now?"
9 posts
#9

World Building

: "What are your favorite things to flesh out when World Building? "
9 posts
#10

World Building

9 posts

Member Growth in r/worldbuilding

Daily
+1k members(0.1%)
Monthly
+33k members(2.3%)
Yearly
+294k members(25.5%)

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