Writing

9 Worldbuilding Questions to Help Authors Create Believable Worlds

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Nov 16, 2021 • 3 min read

Many established novelists speak of the importance of worldbuilding—particularly in fantasy and science fiction—but what is worldbuilding to begin with? Learn more about the craft of worldbuilding as well as nine questions to ask yourself as you shape your book’s setting.