Search found 3 matches

by goldenerasuburb
March 4th, 2008, 3:15 am
Forum: Faction & Era Development
Topic: American Mythological Era (Development Stage: Theoretical)
Replies: 20
Views: 4152

Here's what I've got as to what eras there are: The Colonial War (1) and Revolutionary War (2) works, where you have the European Powers having great influence, and in between those and the Civil War you should include the Westward Expansion (3), where the Pioneers, and the Westerners, not to mentio...
by goldenerasuburb
January 29th, 2008, 3:07 am
Forum: Faction & Era Development
Topic: American Mythological Era (Development Stage: Theoretical)
Replies: 20
Views: 4152

I was wrong in my last post. This could work, but not as a fantasy world with elements of the real world. It would work better taking place in our world 's history, with some fictional elements, possibly coming from American Folklore, or they could constitute a secret history. As for time range, thi...
by goldenerasuburb
November 25th, 2007, 3:13 am
Forum: Faction & Era Development
Topic: American Mythological Era (Development Stage: Theoretical)
Replies: 20
Views: 4152

Common Themes

The goal of this is to create an American Meta-mythology. But making a fantasy world with similarities to American History won't do this unless there are ideas behind it - common themes that resonate with people. Figure out what your underlying themes, your ethos, the stuff that permeate every aspec...