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    Default Question: When you design worlds...

    When you go and start designing a world to create a map of, how much worldbuilding do you usually partake into it before you feel inspired to design for it?

    I ask this because I've been trying to design more lands and just do it to improve on my abilities and probably craft my own unique style. But when I do I always get caught up on "Why am I making this, is this just a blank slate you're creating with random names"

    Maybe I'm doing too much worldbuilding recently on my actual medieval/fantasy story to have the ability to partake in the freedom of random mapping.

    What do you think? Do you find a bit of worldbuilding important (like cultures, people, races, etc) when you design a world map or can you really just go at it without giving a second thought about it?
    Last edited by Vurtax; 06-17-2012 at 07:50 PM. Reason: Mistake on my part.

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