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    Guidelines for World Creation 
    Juha juuso Vesanto's classic primer in outline format, describing various approaches, resources, and advice about world design.
    http://www.hut.fi/~vesanto/link.useful/roleplay.html
    Patricia C. Wrede's Worldbuilder Questions 
    Advice on creating a believable fantasy world, with a particular eye toward crucial yet easily overlooked details.
    http://www.io.com/~eighner/world_builder/world_builder_index.html
    Rich Staats' RPG Articles 
    Many interesting original and adapted articles of all aspects of gaming worlds, with much of interest to world builders.
    http://www.geocities.com/TimesSquare/9329/staats2.htm
    The Fantasy World Builders Forum 
    A forum for fantasy world builders with supplement site.
    http://www.angelfire.com/rpg/fwbforum
    World Builder Projects 
    Starting place for information on how to build an imaginary setting.
    http://hiddenway.tripod.com/world/
    World Builders 
    Charter School of Education: California State University, Los Angeles. A website supporting an on-site Worldbuilding course, a distance education course, and serving as a resource for teachers.
    http://web.calstatela.edu/academic/builders/index.html
    World Building 
    Contains mainly links to world design related articles and pointers to interesting sites.
    http://www.hut.fi/~vesanto/world.build.html
    World Building Resources 
    A few handy links for mapping aficionados, including a downloadable list of place names and another enumerating geographical features (i.e., coast, point, bog, etc). Useful when trying to name features in large areas.
    http://www.irvings.org/pancreas/World/world.htm