The value of random generators

youfindyourselfinaroom:

This list is incomplete.

Too often I find myself going YES LET’S WRITE A GAME then hours later, I’m in front of a blank document going, “well, I need a storyline.” Or maybe it’s a monster. Or a weapon.

RPG plot generators

hook line and sinker | get a premise/detailed plot/complete plot | 101 adventure hooks | assorted ideas

For adding flavour, detail or a side story, random generators can help come up with stuff a bored or uninspired self would not have come up with.

Random generators

database of random generators | more random generators | MORE

EDIT: I found more! If you’re more familiar with movies/TV/pop culture, then you might get more ideas from tvtropes.org:

story idea generator | pitch idea generator

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