Fictional World Map (Created by Dan Meth)
Continuing the topic of naming locations, I’m going to do my best to come up with some useful and humorous tips. I only had to create one new place in War of Nytefall: Rivalry, so these are going to have to go outside of the new release. Apelios doesn’t really give me a lot to work with either. Here we go:
- Make the location pronounceable. It may be funny to write one with only vowels or consonants, but you could lose a few readers if they can’t figure out how to say things. It can help to have a pronunciation guide or mark it during the first appearance, so this is more of a guideline.
- Consider the terrain before you come up with the name. You can only get away with naming a desert city after water once or twice before the…
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