Worldbuilding Categories

The Complete List of Categories of Worldbuilding

Introduction


Identifying and understanding the different steps of the process of creating a new world is extremely important and supports the development of strong plans and quick results.

1 - Concept


1.1 - World Concept

1.1.1 - Goals

1.1.2 - Scope

1.1.3 - Themes

1.2 - Administration

1.2.1 - Planning

1.2.2 - Project Management

1.2.2.1 - Scrum
1.2.2.2 - DevOps

1.2.3 - Budget

1.2.3.1 - Financing
1.2.4.1 - Company Creation

2 - Development


2.1 - Concept Writing

2.1.1 - Character Writing

2.1.2 - Environment Writing

2.1.2.1 - Physical Reality
2.1.2.2 - Magic System

2.1.3 - Story Writing

2.2 - Concept Art

2.2.1 - Character Design

2.2.2 - Environment Design

2.2.3 - Storyboarding

2.2.4 - Concept Art Techniques

2.2.4.1 - Silhouettes
2.2.4.2 - Digital Painting

2.3 - Concept Generation

2.3.1 - Character Generation

2.3.2 - Environment Generation

2.3.3 - Story Generation

3 - Production


3.1 - Worldbuilding Products

3.1.1 - Anime

3.1.2 - Artbooks

3.1.3 - Comics

3.1.4 - Novels

3.1.5 - Movies & TV Shows

3.1.6 - Tabletop Games

3.1.7 - Video Games

3.1.8 - Metaverse

3.2 - Showcase

3.2.1 - Blogs

3.2.2 - Websites

3.2.3 - Social Networks

3.3 - Marketing

3.3.1 - Blogs

3.3.2 - Search Engines Optimization (SEO)

3.3.3 - Social Networks

3.3.4 - NFTs

3.3.5 - Metaverse

4 - Miscellaneous


4.1 - Digital Humanities

4.1.1 - Text Generation

4.1.2 - Text Mining & Visualization

4.1.3 - Knowledge Representation & Metadata