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I think most of us who favor a particular setting are aware of other websites devoted to that setting, but that may not be true universally. And if we'd like to find out more about another setting, we'd probably be completely in the dark. So I thought it might be helpful to list some of the setting-specific sites. I'll list the few that I know, but I hope that others will add to the list.

EDIT: Here's what we've all come up with so far. I've also added links to the Wikipedia articles about each setting.


Multiple worlds
The PIAZZA
http://worldsofdnd.com/forum/index.php (especially Eberron, but also includes other worlds)
Worlds of TSR forum at Dragonsfoot.org (single forum for all settings, including post-Gygax Greyhawk)

Birthright
Content: Birthright.net
Forums: Birthright.net forums

Blackmoor
blackmoor.mystara.us

Dark Sun
Content: The Burnt World of Athas (Official fansite)
Forums: The Arena

Dragonlance
Content: The Dragonlance Nexus
Forums: The Dragonlance Forums
The Kencyclopedia
Adlatum Campaign Setting (unofficial fan expansion for Dragonlance)
Dragonlance.com (home of the d20 Dragonlance product line)

Eberron
Eberron Campaign Setting Homepage (Official WotC webpage)
Bossy the Cow (site belonging to Eberron creator Keith Baker, aka Hellcow)
http://www.online-eberron.com/
Eberron forums at worldsofdnd.com

Forgotten Realms
Forgotten Realms Campaign Setting Homepage (Official WotC webpage)
Content: Candlekeep
Forums: Candlekeep Forums
Northern Journey (free FR adventure campaign)
http://www.forgottenrealmsvault.com/

Greyhawk
Content: Canonfire!
Forums: Canonfire! Forums
Maldin's Greyhawk
Anna's Greyhawk maps
Grodog's Greyhawk links
Harvester's Heroes
Greyhawk Online (free webhosting for Greyhawk related websites)
Greyhawk webring
Gary Gygax's World of Greyhawk forum at Dragonsfoot.org (dedicated to "Gygax's vision of the setting")

Living Greyhawk sites
Living Greyhawk
Living Greyhawk (Official WotC webpage)
DM's Challanges (Official WotC webpage for high level LG campaign)

Sheldomar Valley (Living Greyhawk Metaregion 1):
Bissel (Official LG fansite)
Geoff (Official LG fansite)
Gran March (Official LG fansite)
Kingdom of Keoland (Official LG fansite)
Principality of Ulek (Official LG fansite)
Yeomanry (Official LG fansite)

Tuflik, Fals and Velverdyva Trade Route (Living Greyhawk Metaregion 2):
Ekbir (Official LG fansite - this is in French)
Ket
Sultanate of Zeif (Official LG fansite)
The Free and Independent City of Dyvers (Official LG fansite)
Tusmit (Official LG fansite)
Veluna (Official LG fansite)
Viscounty of Verbobonc (Official LG fansite)

Iuz's Border States (Living Greyhawk Metaregion 3):
Bandit Kingdoms (Official LG fansite)
Highfolk (Official LG fansite)
Kingdom of Furyondy (Official LG fansite)
Perrenland (Official LG fansite)
Shield Lands (Official LG fansite)

Nyrond and Her Environs (Living Greyhawk Metaregion 4):
Archbarony of Ratik (Official LG fansite)
County of Urnst (Official LG fansite)
Duchy of Urnst (Official LG fansite)
Kingdom of Nyrond (Official LG fansite)
Theocracy of the Pale (Official LG fansite)

Splintered Suns (Living Greyhawk Metaregion 5):
Bone March (this region has no LG fansite)
Dullstrand (Official LG fansite)
Onnwal (Official LG fansite)
Principality of Innspa and Marchland of the Adri Forest (Official LG fansite - this website is in German)
Principality of Innspa and Marchland of the Adri Forest (Official LG fansite - this is the English translation of the website)
Principality of Naerie (Official LG fansite)
Sea Barons (Official LG fansite)
Sunndi (Official LG fansite)


Mystara
Vaults of Pandius (Official Fansite)
Mystara forums at The Piazza
The Mystara Mailinglist
http://mystara.thorf.co.uk/ (Mystara Maps)
http://www.mystara.fr/ (Maps, files)

Planescape
Content: Planewalker.com
Forums: Planewalker.com forums
The Mimir
Planescape webring
Planescape sketches on Tony DiTerlizzi's blog (not strictly a Planescape site, but of interest to fans)

Ravenloft
Content: Fraternity of Shadows
Forums: Cafe de Nuit

Spelljammer
Beyond the Moons (Official fansite)

Additional Spelljammer sites
Andy Collins' Spelljammer Project (Official Shadows of the Spider Moon website)
Andy Collins' Spelljammer noticeboard (Official Shadows of the Spider Moon forum)
Spelljammer Mailing List (SJML) (Official WotC mailing list)
Spelljammer Mailing List FAQ (SJML FAQ/help page at Beyond the Moons)
Spelljammer forums at The Piazza
Shattered Fractine (a leading SJ fansite)
Ahzad Jinsai's Spelljammer Page
Alternative Spelljammer Rules
Arcanum of the Stars (Wayback Machine archive of former SJ to Dragonstar website)
Ariel's Spelljammer Page
Bastion Press's e-Ships (free downloads of ship deckplans from Bastion Press)
DMOZ (Open Directory Project) - Spelljammer (Spelljammer directory)
Daggerdale Wandsmen - Spelljammer Page (Forgotten Realms/Spelljammer page)
Dragon Dreams
Drawing Board, The (Beyond the Moons page for unfinished SJ projects)
Flit's Fantasy and Fiction - Spelljammer
Into the Void (online SJ magazine)
Knightfall's Spelljammer Cosmonomicon (Archived Shadows of the Spider Moon fansite)
Lost Spheres (Beyond the Moons archive of abandoned SJ websites)
Merlin's Tower - Spelljammer
Mike's D&D Spelljammer 3.5
Mike's Spelljammer Campaign (good website with dead links)
Night Druid's Sanctum (list of articles by Night Druid)
Paul's Wildspace Parlor (list of articles by Paul Westermeyer)
Port of Anacostia (Archived copy)
Realmspace: Geonomicon
Return to the Void
Spelljammer 3e Yahoo Group (requires Yahoo ID to post)
Spelljammer Anonymouse
Spelljammer Gone Wild
Spelljammer Webring (not many SJ websites use this)
Spelljammer: Into the Void (not connected to the magazine - requires Yahoo ID to post)
Spike's Hammer
Sunfall - A Spelljammer Novel
The Magical Book of Jordan Silverton (nice website that is ruined by agressive pop-unders and a frameset that stops you reading stuff)
The Moons of Melex
The Rhymechaeld Campaign - Spelljammer Page (Spelljammer campaign around a homebrew world)
Wizards.COMmunity Boards - Spelljammer at the Wayback Machine (Archived versions Wizards of the Coast's Spelljammer messageboard. Useful for finding stuff that vanished in the merger or stuff that was deleted at some point.)
Wolf's Spelljamming Port
Silverblade's Spelljammer art



One more thing: Since The Piazza is listed at the top, under "Multiple Worlds," I was going to remove the links to the world-specific forums under Mystara and Spelljammer. Howerver, I see that the main/official sites for those worlds do not have forums of their own, like the Dragonlance Nexus, Canonfire!, Planewalker, Fraternity of Shadows, Athas.org, and Birthright.net do, so I decided to leave the Piazza links under those two worlds. However, I'm not planning to add similar links for the other worlds, as they are all easily reachable through the main Piazza link at the top. That seems like the best way to handle the situation.
Old D&D Worlds Discussions
The PIAZZA

Mystara
Vaults of Pandius (Official Fansite)
Main Forum: Mystara Forum at the Piazza
The Mystara Mailinglist
http://mystara.thorf.co.uk/ (Mystara Maps)
http://www.mystara.fr/ (Maps, files)


Blackmoor
blackmoor.mystara.us (a bit of self-promotion there)




Havard
Good idea for a thread. We have a similar concept on each of the setting's forums on The Piazza. Everybody is new to a website at one point or another and this could help someone discover something they didn't know about before.

The Piazza A renaissance of the Old Worlds. Where any setting can be explored, any rules system discussed, and any combination of the two brought to life.

Dark Sun

athas.org
I made this thread sticky at Brom's request.
www.spelljammer.org

Three guesses as to which setting that's for.
Brom, it would probably be helpful if you were to edit all the settings into your first post if you don't mind...
Well, fair chunk of my site is all about Spelljammer in art
http://www.silverblades-suitcase.com/sj/htm/spelljammer.htm

I'll need to add a Dark Sun section too, soon.
--| SILVERBLADES SUITCASE |-- Dark Sun & Spelljammer digital art & tutorials
Dark Sun
athas.org

This should be:
Dark Sun
The Burnt World of Athas (Official fansite)

Dragonlance
Content: The Dragonlance Nexus
Forums: The Dragonlance Forums

You can add this DL fansite to your collection:
The Kencyclopedia

(There were a lot of other DL fansites, but most are now archived at Dragonlance Nexus.)

You forgot to mention Forgotten Realms:
Forgotten Realms Campaign Setting Homepage (Official WotC webpage)
Content: Candlekeep
Forums: Candlekeep Forums
Northern Journey (free FR adventure campaign)

Greyhawk
Canonfire.com
Maldin's Greyhawk
Anna's Greyhawk maps
Grodog's Greyhawk links

The top should be replace with:
Content: Canonfire!
Forums: Canonfire! Forums

(Note that there is an exclamation mark in the title.

You can also add this to the bottom of your list:
Greyhawk Online (free webhosting for Greyhawk related websites)

(Visit the above page to expand the number of GH links in your list.)

I think you should also add the Living Greyhawk links:
Living Greyhawk (Official WotC webpage)
DM's Challanges (Official WotC webpage for high level LG campaign)

Sheldomar Valley (Living Greyhawk Metaregion 1):
Bissel (Official LG fansite)
Geoff (Official LG fansite)
Gran March (Official LG fansite)
Kingdom of Keoland (Official LG fansite)
Principality of Ulek (Official LG fansite)
Yeomanry (Official LG fansite)

Tuflik, Fals and Velverdyva Trade Route (Living Greyhawk Metaregion 2):
Ekbir (Official LG fansite - this is in French)
Ket
Sultanate of Zeif (Official LG fansite)
The Free and Independent City of Dyvers (Official LG fansite)
Tusmit (Official LG fansite)
Veluna (Official LG fansite)
Viscounty of Verbobonc (Official LG fansite)

Iuz's Border States (Living Greyhawk Metaregion 3):
Bandit Kingdoms (Official LG fansite)
Highfolk (Official LG fansite)
Kingdom of Furyondy (Official LG fansite)
Perrenland (Official LG fansite)
Shield Lands (Official LG fansite)

Nyrond and Her Environs (Living Greyhawk Metaregion 4):
Archbarony of Ratik (Official LG fansite)
County of Urnst (Official LG fansite)
Duchy of Urnst (Official LG fansite)
Kingdom of Nyrond (Official LG fansite)
Theocracy of the Pale (Official LG fansite)

Splintered Suns (Living Greyhawk Metaregion 5):
Bone March (this region has no LG fansite)
Dullstrand (Official LG fansite)
Onnwal (Official LG fansite)
Principality of Innspa and Marchland of the Adri Forest (Official LG fansite - this website is in German)
Principality of Innspa and Marchland of the Adri Forest (Official LG fansite - this is the English translation of the website)
Principality of Naerie (Official LG fansite)
Sea Barons (Official LG fansite)
Sunndi (Official LG fansite)

Spelljammer
Spelljammer.org

This should be:
Spelljammer
Beyond the Moons (Official fansite)

I've got some more Spelljammer and Ravenloft links. You can either surf over to my Yahoo links (see my sig) or I'll post them next time I'm online.

BTW: You put the mailing list down for Mystara, but not the other D&D campaign settings. WotC have been kind enough to provide mailing lists for most settings.

Since the 2008 forum changes I have spent more time on The Piazza than on Wizards of the Coast's forums. The Piazza's Campaign Settings area has since grown to cover more than 30 different campaign settings and its rules area (called The Crunchy Bits) has grown to cover 10 different RPG systems, including clone systems like Pathfinder and C&C and a free to download retro-clone built at The Piazza called Dark Dungeons.

Beyond the Moons: The official Spelljammer website Spelljammer Forum: The Piazza's forum dedicated to Spelljammer Spelljammer Wiki: The encyclopedia of Spelljammer

The mimir hasn't been updated in ages. If someone with a love for 2e Planescape and will wanted to, erm, find the host and get a rip of the site, it would be AWESOME to add new stuff to.

Just uh, throwin that out there.
You forgot to mention Forgotten Realms

No, I didn't forget; I intentionally left out the Realms and Eberron because they're not lumped in here with the rest of the "Other Published Worlds." I figured that anyone who's interested in those settings would go to the forums dedicated to those settings. But I've got nothing against them. Would anyone else like to see them added to the list in the first post?
I saw this in another thread:
Starting here, Tony DiTerlizzi has decided to draw new Planescape sketches, mostly as a warm-up exercise before he works on Spiderwick stuff. I love how he's imagined githyanki, the fiends, and the factions.

I realize that Tony DiTerlizzi's blog isn't a "setting-specific website," but I added the link to the Planescape list anyway, as I think it would be of interest to Planescape fans.
Dark Sun, independent forum: The Arena

Link: http://arena.athas.org/
No, I didn't forget; I intentionally left out the Realms and Eberron because they're not lumped in here with the rest of the "Other Published Worlds." I figured that anyone who's interested in those settings would go to the forums dedicated to those settings. But I've got nothing against them. Would anyone else like to see them added to the list in the first post?

Hmm. It is a hard call. I think Forgotten Realms, Dragonlance and Ravenloft are all grey areas.

Dragonlance and Ravenloft often get referred to as out of print, despite the 3rd edition product lines they had from third party publishers. The MWP licence for DL was still active last month and they have some great products out there.

And Forgotten Realms often gets reffered to as in print, despite the fact that there is no 3rd edition support for Al-Qadim, Kara-Tur or Maztica. And poor old Candlekeep work their socks off to do fan support for FR and WotC don't give them "official" fansite status, so a lot of people don't know they exist.

I think FR needs a brief mention, if only to give the out of print parts of it some links.

PS: This needs to be added to the Dragonlance links:
Adlatum Campaign Setting (unofficial fan expansion for Dragonlance)

It's the best free PDF I've ever seen. (It is so good, it even beats some commercial D&D books that WotC sell.)

Since the 2008 forum changes I have spent more time on The Piazza than on Wizards of the Coast's forums. The Piazza's Campaign Settings area has since grown to cover more than 30 different campaign settings and its rules area (called The Crunchy Bits) has grown to cover 10 different RPG systems, including clone systems like Pathfinder and C&C and a free to download retro-clone built at The Piazza called Dark Dungeons.

Beyond the Moons: The official Spelljammer website Spelljammer Forum: The Piazza's forum dedicated to Spelljammer Spelljammer Wiki: The encyclopedia of Spelljammer

The mimir hasn't been updated in ages. If someone with a love for 2e Planescape and will wanted to, erm, find the host and get a rip of the site, it would be AWESOME to add new stuff to.

Ripping an existing Planescape fan site wouldn't be ethical (and probably wouldn't be legal) without the permission of the owner of the website.

But if the owner can't look after this website any more I'm sure that Planewaker would consider archiving it. They seem to be pretty cool people, so if there is not enough 2nd edition support, just contact them and have a chat.

Since the 2008 forum changes I have spent more time on The Piazza than on Wizards of the Coast's forums. The Piazza's Campaign Settings area has since grown to cover more than 30 different campaign settings and its rules area (called The Crunchy Bits) has grown to cover 10 different RPG systems, including clone systems like Pathfinder and C&C and a free to download retro-clone built at The Piazza called Dark Dungeons.

Beyond the Moons: The official Spelljammer website Spelljammer Forum: The Piazza's forum dedicated to Spelljammer Spelljammer Wiki: The encyclopedia of Spelljammer

Here are the additional Spelljammer links I promised (the top links are the most useful SJ websites - the rest are in alphabetical order).

Spelljammer Mailing List (SJML) (Official WotC mailing list)
Spelljammer Mailing List FAQ (SJML FAQ/help page at Beyond the Moons)
Spelljammer forum at The Piazza
Shattered Fractine (a leading SJ fansite)
Andy Collins' Spelljammer Project (Official Shadows of the Spider Moon website)
Andy Collins' Spelljammer noticboard (Official Shadows of the Spider Moon forum)

Ahzad Jinsai's Spelljammer Page
Alternative Spelljammer Rules
Arcanum of the Stars (Wayback Machine archive of former SJ to Dragonstar website)
Ariel's Spelljammer Page
Bastion Press's e-Ships (free downloads of ship deckplans from Bastion Press)
DMOZ (Open Directory Project) - Spelljammer (Spelljammer directory)
Daggerdale Wandsmen - Spelljammer Page (Forgotten Realms/Spelljammer page)
Dragon Dreams
Drawing Board, The (Beyond the Moons page for unfinished SJ projects)
Flit's Fantasy and Fiction - Spelljammer
Into the Void (online SJ magazine)
Knightfall's Spelljammer Cosmonomicon (Archived Shadows of the Spider Moon fansite)
Lost Spheres (Beyond the Moons archive of abandoned SJ websites)
Merlin's Tower - Spelljammer
Mike's D&D Spelljammer 3.5
Mike's Spelljammer Campaign (good website with dead links)
Night Druid's Sanctum (list of articles by Night Druid)
Paul's Wildspace Parlor (list of articles by Paul Westermeyer)
Port of Anacostia (Archived copy)
Realmspace: Geonomicon
Return to the Void
Spelljammer 3e Yahoo Group (requires Yahoo ID to post)
Spelljammer Anonymouse
Spelljammer Gone Wild
Spelljammer Webring (not many SJ websites use this)
Spelljammer: Into the Void (not connected to the magazine - requires Yahoo ID to post)
Spike's Hammer
Sunfall - A Spelljammer Novel
The Magical Book of Jordan Silverton (nice website that is ruined by agressive pop-unders and a frameset that stops you reading stuff)
The Moons of Melex
The Rhymechaeld Campaign - Spelljammer Page (Spelljammer campaign around a homebrew world)
Wizards.COMmunity Boards - Spelljammer at the Wayback Machine (Archived versions Wizards of the Coast's Spelljammer messageboard. Useful for finding stuff that vanished in the merger or stuff that was deleted at some point.)
Wolf's Spelljamming Port

Since the 2008 forum changes I have spent more time on The Piazza than on Wizards of the Coast's forums. The Piazza's Campaign Settings area has since grown to cover more than 30 different campaign settings and its rules area (called The Crunchy Bits) has grown to cover 10 different RPG systems, including clone systems like Pathfinder and C&C and a free to download retro-clone built at The Piazza called Dark Dungeons.

Beyond the Moons: The official Spelljammer website Spelljammer Forum: The Piazza's forum dedicated to Spelljammer Spelljammer Wiki: The encyclopedia of Spelljammer

Here are the additional Spelljammer links I promised (the top links are the most useful SJ websites - the rest are in alphabetical order).

Holy macaroni! There are so many here that I feel compelled to do the same thing with them that I did with the Living Greyhawk sites: hide them. I suppose if we get enough sites for the other worlds, I'll end up doing this with all of them, just to keep the list clean and readable.

I left the official fansite, Beyond the Moons, outside the block but put everything else in it. If other worlds end up with enough sites listed, I'll do the same with them.
Ripping an existing Planescape fan site wouldn't be ethical (and probably wouldn't be legal) without the permission of the owner of the website.

But if the owner can't look after this website any more I'm sure that Planewaker would consider archiving it. They seem to be pretty cool people, so if there is not enough 2nd edition support, just contact them and have a chat.

Ah, didn't mean the host machine, meant the host fellow. But yeah, it was a great resource that's unfortunately stopped being updated as of... 2000?
heads up notice...

The Piazza has moved from it's old temporary home to a dedicated domain name.

http://www.thepiazza.org.uk/bb/index.php
Does anyone know whether the Living Greyhawk websites are going to remain up, now that the campaign has ended? The Onnwal site appears to be down now, but a couple of the others that I checked (Verbobonc, Sunndi) were still up - at least for now.
Ash, or anyone else that's reading this, where has the Piazza gotten to? It seems to have vanished completely while I was busy dealing with some things in the real world, and I can find no information as to where it has gone!
The Piazza is moving to a new host, is all
--| SILVERBLADES SUITCASE |-- Dark Sun & Spelljammer digital art & tutorials
The Piazza is moving to a new host, is all

As posted elsewhere, its back (more or less) now

Havard
Can you add a link to the Dragonlance Canticle podcast?

Thanks!
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