Astral Forge

Welcome to the Astral Forge, a collection of worldbuilding articles created by the minds behind Varyel Universe. We believe that sharing a guidebook of our experiences will help others create amazing worlds, and make the art of worldbuilding more accessible to the outsiders.
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FAQ - Frequently asked questions


A compilation of answers to frequently asked questions.

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Hard fantasy explained


A simple guide to understanding the concept of hard and soft fantasy genres. 

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beginner's guide

FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

Hard Fantasy Explained