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Aliens, Dystopias, & Monster Ecologies: Worldbuilding Essays for Writers and GMs

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Aliens, Dystopias, & Monster Ecologies is a series of worldbuilding essays on alien psychologies and ethical systems, functional dystopias, recreating vampires and werewolves, original elemental systems, and figuring out just how many human-eating monsters your setting can support. 

This content previously appeared on Seventh Sanctum, The Oak Wheel, Sanitarium Magazine, and elsewhere, but has been revised for a second edition (and, in some cases, simply can't be found without buying back copies). 

Check the full-size preview to read the entirety of the first essay, "The Bare Bones of the Vampire Myth."

If you liked this book, then check out the The Salt Cyclopedia of Comparative Mythology, another useful worldbuilding resource. 

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Joaquim C January 09, 2021 2:38 am UTC
A unique set of essays that definitely contributed unique ideas to each and every worldbuilder, creative, and GM. 5/5 Stars!
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