Tuesday, 12 May 2009

100 Themes For Dungeon Levels

100 themes for levels (inspired by videogames that have an ice level, then a water level, then a mechanical level etc.) arranged in a handy-dandy d% table. Make a few rolls and mix them together.

I haven't put many explanations on the entries because your interpretation of what a Bio-Mechnical level with a helping of Anti-Matter is is as perfectly valid as mine.

Now go and create a Reverse-Gravity Mechanical level with Meso-American influences!

01 - Ice
02 - Water (architectural feature)
03 - Water (flooded)
04 - Sand
05 - Chaos
06 - "Egyptian"
07 - "Greek"
08 - Darkness
09 - Industrial
10 - Rusty Metal
11 - Ruins
12 - Crawl
13 - Hot/Heat
14 - Windy
15 - Undead
16 - Orcish
17 - Insectoid
18 - Reptilian
19 - Amphibian
20 - Mechanoid
21 - Ancient Astronaut
22 - Lost Civilization
23 - Biological
24 - Bio-mechanical
25 - Arboreal
26 - Technological
27 - Wood
28 - Crystal
29 - Glass/Slag
30 - Soil
31 - Haunted
32 - "Meso-American"
33 - Sewer/Drain
34 - Fungal
35 - Disease
36 - Catacombs
37 - Charnel House/Ossuary
38 - Torture
39 - Spiky
40 - Maze
41 - Labyrinthine
42 - Clean/Sterile
43 - Ceramic
44 - Clockwork
45 - Underground River
46 - Underground Lake/Sea
47 - Underground Highway
48 - Mining Works
49 - Tectonic Activity
50 - Hypostyle Hall/Columns
51 - Rubble-strewn
52 - Gas
53 - Floating
54 - Reverse Gravity/Walking On The Ceiling
55 - Gauntlet
56 - Confinement - Cells
57 - Confinement - Denizens free to roam within level
58 - Graveyard
59 - Death
60 - Pain
61 - Sonic
62 - Etheral/Non-corporeal
63 - Fallen Civilization
64 - Post-Apocalypse
65 - Collapsing
66 - Bloodbath
67 - Underground Library
68 - "Vertical" Level (tiny footprint, but very deep level)
69 - Staircases
70 - Sun-themed
71 - Moon-themed
72 - Cloud-themed
73 - Anti-matter
74 - Void
75 - Fire
76 - Marble
77 - Creature Burrowings
78 - Acid/Alkali
79 - Underground Warzone
80 - Gears
81 - Steampunk/Steam-Powered
82 - Illusion of being above ground
83 - Poison
84 - Pit Trap Level
85 - Vivisection
86 - Archaeological Dig
87 - Oil/Petroleum
88 - Brass/Bronze
89 - Rotating
90 - Monster Proving Ground
91 - Trial of Manhood
92 - Juggernaut
93 - Carnivorous Plants
94 - Holy Sanctuary
95 - Unholy Sanctuary
96 - Dinosaur/Prehistoric
97 - Radioactive/WFRP-style Warpstone
98 - Asteroid crash site
99 - Spacecraft crash site
00 - Artwork/Gallery/Sculpture Park

1 comment:

  1. I love you man! (in a strictly manly, gamer-to-gamer, pants-on way)

    *yoink*

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