Summer Camp 2020 Progress Report in Manifold Sky | World Anvil

Summer Camp 2020 Progress Report

Summer Camp Preparation

At the beginning of Summer Camp 2020, four preparatory world building challenges were posted on the official World Anvil Blog:

Homework 1

"Create a meta-article for your world..."(Original Prompt)
Manifold Sky Meta
Prose | Nov 2, 2020

Homework 2

"...create a CURATED inspiration board."(Original Prompt)
Manifold Sky Inspirations
Prose | Nov 2, 2020

Homework 3

"[Detail] the scope and scale of your active worldbuilding..."(Original Prompt)
The Human Arc
Geographic Location | Nov 19, 2020

Homework 4

"...create and share the primer of your world!"(Original Prompt)
The Manifold Sky Primer
Generic article | Jul 26, 2022

Summer Camp Articles

The original Summer Camp 2020 challenge prompts were released in batches, starting on July 1st, 2020:

Prompt 1

Write about a myth or legend relating to a famous, long-lost item.
Dream Journal of Eosept Lengi
Myth | Dec 14, 2020

Prompt 2

Describe a valuable historical or ancient artefact in your world.
Uxmat's Armillary
Item | Mar 7, 2023

Prompt 3

Describe an important religious leader in your world. How has their character changed the status quo?
Sokalyx the Learned
Character | Oct 20, 2021

Prompt 4

Write about an apex predator in your world. How does it hunt and survive?
Species | Sep 17, 2021

Prompt 5

Describe a condition in your world caused by a drug or medicine.
Slaver's Blue
Condition | Jul 11, 2020

Prompt 6

Decribe an important celestial body or constellation in your world.
Celestial System
Geographic Location | Jun 20, 2021

Prompt 7

Describe a counter-culture in your world, something outside the mainstream culture of the place.
Ethnicity | Jul 8, 2020

Prompt 8

Write about a rank or title that represents order in your world.
Master Harlequin
Rank/Title | Jun 20, 2021

Prompt 9

Write about a building that has been reused and repurposed from its original design.
The Steamhouse
Building / Landmark | Jul 27, 2020

Prompt 10

Describe a commonly found document in your world - what's in it and what is it for?
Guild Contract Card
Document | Jul 4, 2020

Prompt 11

Describe a common item that is used as a secret symbol in your world.
Broken Moebius
Item | Jul 27, 2020

Prompt 12

Describe a vehicle in your world that brings joy wherever it arrives.
Entertainment Float
Vehicle | Jul 13, 2020

Prompt 13

Describe how birthdays are celebrated in a particular culture of your world.
Lambing Day
Tradition / Ritual | Jul 14, 2020

Prompt 14

Write about a secret code or cypher in your world: who uses it, and for what purpose?
Programming Gasket Grille Cypher
Language | Jul 11, 2020

Prompt 15

Describe an elite or highly specialised military unit in your world.
Black Sheep
Military Formation | Jul 23, 2020

Prompt 16

Write about a material that is considered sacred or culturally crucial in your world.
League Electrum
Material | Jul 13, 2020

Prompt 17

Describe a common old wives' tale or consipracy theory from a region of your world. Does it hold any truth?
Creeping Lichens Conspiracy
Myth | Jul 12, 2020

Prompt 18

Write about the events of a devastating natural disaster in your world, either past or present.
Black Sun
Physical / Metaphysical Law | Jul 27, 2020

Prompt 19

Describe a location in your world that is brimming with diverse or bizarre flora and fauna.
The Everswamp
Geographic Location | Jul 12, 2020

Prompt 20

Write about an organization in your world that has become so powerful it's above the law.
Verdant Order
Organization | Jul 26, 2021

Prompt 21

Describe a profession in your world that has always been, or recently became, illegal.
Aerospace Smuggling
Profession | Jul 25, 2020

Prompt 22

Write about the headquarters of an organization in your world.
Castle of Aurorae
Building / Landmark | Jul 21, 2020

Prompt 23

Describe a settlement that is famous for a particular resource, product or item created there.
Settlement | Mar 27, 2023

Prompt 24

Describe a law enforcing organization within your world and how they operate.
Petalcap Vale Customs Authority
Organization | Jul 27, 2020

Prompt 25

Write about a food-focussed event in your world and describe how it's celebrated.
Mushroom Harvest Festival
Tradition / Ritual | Jul 23, 2020

Prompt 26

Write about a technology from the history of your world - is it lost to the ages, or did it shape the world today?
Technology / Science | Jul 20, 2020

Prompt 27

Describe any condition or disease for which a cure has recently been developed.
Symbiotic Rheumatism
Condition | Jul 24, 2020

Prompt 28

Write about the history of a settlement that was almost entirely wiped out and was then rebuilt.
Craterhold (municipality)
Settlement | Jul 29, 2020

Prompt 29

Write about a species in your world that is bred or farmed for a high-value resource.
Rostral Grand Sheep
Species | Jul 21, 2020

Prompt 30

Write about an unassuming character who secretly controls things from behind the scenes.
The White-Haired Gentleman
Character | Mar 20, 2021

Prompt 31

Describe a material in your world that is used as a source of fuel or power.
Material | Jul 30, 2020

Prompt 32

Write about a famous agreement, contract or treaty that shaped the history of your world.
Medial B Accords
Document | Dec 13, 2022

Prompt 33

Describe the events of a conflict that started due to unusual or unforseen circumstances.
The Shell Incident
Military Conflict | Jul 31, 2020

Additional Reading

by BCGR_Wurth

Manifold Sky Special: Summer in the Manifold

In the Manifold Sky setting, summertime means different things to different people. Here are a few articles discussing what summer is about in everyone's favorite five-dimensional multiverse:  
Mushroom Harvest Festival
Tradition / Ritual | Jul 23, 2020
Tradition / Ritual | Jun 28, 2021
Tradition / Ritual | Apr 9, 2020
Arc 400
Tradition / Ritual | Oct 11, 2020
Tradition / Ritual | Jun 23, 2020
Miss Manifold Competition
Tradition / Ritual | Jul 13, 2020
Lambing Day
Tradition / Ritual | Jul 14, 2020
Maximilian's Bolide
Geographic Location | Dec 6, 2022
Tradition / Ritual | Mar 28, 2022
Ironies' Grand Prix
Tradition / Ritual | Jun 8, 2021


Author's Notes

This article's formatting was built using BBCode cribbed from here and with inspiration from this article.

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Master Brinsmead
Caitlin Phillips
31 Jul, 2020 18:44

Congratulations! It's awesome to see it all laid out like this.

Cait x