By the community,
for the community.


What is Worldbuilding?

Worldbuilding is the process and outcome of constructing an imaginary world, often associated with a novel, film, or other media.

Guidance on Worldbuilding

Our team provides advice and inspiration in every magazine and podcast we create. Read or listen in on a variety of topics to help enrich your world.


Latest Issue

Worldbuilding Magazine is proud to present our 2024 issue: Waterways. This time around we have more short stories and art works on display. For now, we’d like to present:

  • Two in-depth articles about taking ports and rivers into account when worldbuilding, with real-world case studies as their basis.
  • Four original short stories from independent writers.
  • A collection of worldbuilding art from artists in the Worldbuilding Magazine community, including explanations of their crafts.
  • An Ask Us Anything where your questions are answered by our resident mage: Prof. Percival Aluminius Illumnius.
  • Recommendations for worldbuilding media compiled from our staff.

Podcast view all

Worldcasting is a weekly podcast with a constantly rotating panel of speakers and guests. Together, the they will draw upon their varied backgrounds and experiences to discuss worldbuilding in its many forms, and how to express it in a variety of media.

Worldcasting is available on most podcast platforms!


Join the Worldbuilding Community

Our community is a close-knit group of authors, readers, game developers, gamers, and creative hobbyists. Join us on social media or Discord to discuss worldbuilding with us!

Want to make your own mark? Contact us with some information about what you would like to work on! Join our team of volunteer writers, editors, artists, and more who make Worldbuilding Magazine and Worldcasting possible!