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WorldGen is a web server application for generating and displaying information on a galactic empire, for user in science fiction roleplaying games.

Technology Stack

WorldGen is mostly written in Java 8, running on top of Spark, and using Bootstrap, JQuery and three.js for the front end.

As well as web pages, data is accessible via REST APIs which provide data in JSON format.


WorldGen is an opensource (BSD) application. The source is available on GitLab, and released under a BSD license.


This version of WorldGen is based on a previous version available on GitHub. This is a complete re-write using a new technology stack, though some classes have been copied across.


The road map is geared towards focusing development into certain areas. They shouldn't be seen as releases as such, but more as “what's being worked on during this phase”.

Atomic Apocalypse

Status: WIP
Milestone Date: July 2018

First planned release, aiming to include basic support for world creation.

  • Working display of galaxy, sectors and star systems.
  • Generation of basic world types.
  • Generation of Simple and Barren star systems.
  • Support for generation and display of moons.
  • Initial very basic civilisations.

Baryonic Blast

Status: Planning

Support for civilisations.

Carbon Cataclysm

Status: Far planning.

Thinking about economies.

about.txt · Last modified: 2018/06/24 14:07 by sam