Even the best writers sometime need a little stimulation, if only for practice. Otherwise, writers may face the dismal monstrosity of writer's block. These generators are here to help when you need plot ideas, genre-bending concepts, and more.

Story Inspiration
  • Envisioner Combines legends, tales, and stories with new or unexpected elements. Re-think the classics and see what inspiration it brings you . . .
  • Quick Story Ideas For writing challenges, inspirations, and boredom relief. Comes up with basic story ideas.
  • Quick Story Themes To give you a quick idea for a theme/setting for a story.
  • Plot Twists Generates plot twists to complicate your stories.
  • 'Punk' Genre Generator When you've got steampunk, splatterpunk, and more you need to create even more 'punk' genres - and this generator has you covered!
  • Romance Stories Generates a romance-oriented plot and pairing for your writing needs and inspiration, complete with extra details and plot complications!
  • Stories Produces detailed story ideas for a variety of settings. Includes possibilities for themes, settings, characters and events.
  • Super Professions Taking common professions and adding magic and superpowers!
  • Symbolitron Need a story that's got some deep symbolic (or merely pretentious) meaning! Come here for some ideas!
  • What-if-inator Generates scrambled histories for writing and gaming inspiration.
  • Writing Challenges Need to push your imagination or come up with a challenge for your fellow writers? Try this generator to see if it gets your mind moving!
  • Writing Prompt Generator Get opening lines and interesting prompts to give you story ideas!
Humor and For Amusement
  • Action Film Trailers We've all seen those action movie trailers that begin with "In a world of . . ." and then quickly describe what goes on. This generatres them for amusement and story/game ideas.
  • B-Move Film Titler Who says you need quality ideas? Sometimes you need a title like "Revenge of the Shark-Men, Part 6!" For all your cheesy B-movie title needs come here!
  • Classic Cooler Some things are cool. Some classics are cool. But some people like to update classics with new things. So for all of you that figured the classics need more starships, zombies, and kung-fu, this is the generator for you!
  • Fantasy Game Namer Remember when everything sounded like Dungeons and Dragons . . . and sometimes still does? Create game names in that "two words of the same starting letter" vein!
  • Fantasy Romance Titles Fantasy romance stories reminicent of RPG (read: D&D) titles and more.
  • Merchandisable Cartoons In a nod to the Great Toy fests of the 80's and 90's, a way to create titles that sound familiar - and highly marketable!
  • Reality Shows Titles for reality shows, complete with the chance for sleazy, undignified, and weird names (which makes it more realistic).
  • RPG Names There's many a good RPG out there for various Console Systems, but some have interesting, odd, or inappropriate names, well others just sound the same. So, to blow off steam, I wrote a program to try and duplicate their naming style.
  • Song Challenges Creates a style and subject matter for a song - for a challenge to when you need a quick idea for a story or game.
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