So you want to start writing fantasy. That's cool, I envy you, for starting out is often the most exhilarating part of creating and inhabiting your own world. Whether you're writing for a novel you plan to publish, or for a game such as Dungeons & Dragons, this series on how to write fantasy will hopefully offer at least some assistance in your quest for achieving great writing. In this piece, I am going to outline what I see to be the basics of writing fantasy. Walk with me traveller, for this is a journey that will benefit us both.