[NOTE: This post sat in my drafts folder for over a year. No, I don’t know why.]
There are two things I like to do when developing RPG settings:
First, I love to populate settings with rumours and local legends. These give a feel of being living places, and also you never know when a rumour will spark a plot hook that leads to a fun new adventure.
The second thing I love to do is crowd source ideas so that a) I don’t have to do all the work and b) I end up with a more varied and interesting range of possibilities to work with.
This post contains a series of ideas shared on twitter in response to this post: