Random Name Generators and Writing Ideas

The Story Shack maintains a growing collection of writing ideas and random name generators, suitable for each genre. This is the place to generate that next idea for a compelling story, character, or name for your next roleplaying game.

Writing Ideas

Whether you’ve set yourself a daily writing challenge or are looking for ideas to get that next bestseller started, our writing tools will boost any project.

Character Personality Generator Book Title Generator Story Title Generator Writing Prompt Generator

Random Name Generators

Random names for your next character, names for your newborn child, names for…you name it! Our name generators provide thousands of possibilities, so you don’t have to rack your brain anymore.

Jewish Name Generator Korean Name Generator Hillbilly Name Generator Hawaiian Name Generator Italian Name Generator Portuguese Name Generator Polish Name Generator Swedish Name Generator French Name Generator Arabic Name Generator Native American Name Generator Last Name Generator Scottish Name Generator Nickname Generator Mexican Name Generator Japanese Name Generator Chinese Name Generator Character Name Generator First Name Generator Slavic Name Generator Dutch Name Generator Egyptian Name Generator Spanish Name Generator Irish Name Generator British Name Generator Greek Name Generator Brazilian Name Generator Hippie Name Generator German Name Generator African American Name Generator Russian Name Generator

Fantasy Name Generators

This is for all you role-playing fans out there. Use our fantasy name generators to discover random names for your superheroes, paladins, dragons and many more. We add new tools on a frequent basis, so be sure to check back often.

Bounty Hunter Name Generator Detective Name Generator Gothic Name Generator God Name Generator Elemental Name Generator Halfling Name Generator Demon Name Generator Blood Elf Name Generator Witch Name Generator Werewolf Name Generator Vampire Name Generator Mobster Name Generator Half-Elf Name Generator Christmas Elf Name Generator Ninja Name Generator Dragonborn Name Generator Dwarf Name Generator Viking Name Generator Necromancer Name Generator Fantasy Surname Generator Military Operation Name Generator Druid Name Generator Civilization Name Generator Princess Name Generator King and Queen Name Generator Dark Elf Name Generator Mermaid Name Generator Goblin Name Generator Tribe Name Generator Evil Name Generator Goliath Name Generator Medieval Name Generator Troll Name Generator Hobbit Name Generator Spell Name Generator Human Name Generator Fantasy Race Name Generator Elf Name Generator Orc Name Generator Wizard Name Generator Killer Name Generator Angel Name Generator Knight Name Generator High Elf Name Generator Sword Name Generator Dragon Name Generator Monster Name Generator Gang Name Generator Wood Elf Name Generator Anime Name Generator Fairy Name Generator Gnome Name Generator Barbarian Name Generator D&D Name Generator Paladin Name Generator Dungeon Name Generator Species Name Generator Kobold Name Generator Steampunk Name Generator Slave Name Generator

Place Name Generators

Need a name for your project’s next location? Look no further.

Realm Name Generator Oasis Name Generator Bakery Name Generator Empire Name Generator Country Name Generator Nightclub Name Generator Prison Name Generator School Name Generator Lake Name Generator Island Name Generator Farm Name Generator Castle Name Generator Planet Name Generator City Name Generator Tavern Name Generator Kingdom Name Generator Cafe Name Generator House Name Generator Street Name Generator Restaurant Name Generator World Name Generator Continent Name Generator Town Name Generator Forest Name Generator Hotel Name Generator

Adventure Name Generators

Generate random names for various topics in the realms of adventure.

Genie Name Generator Superpower Generator Villain Name Generator Superhero Name Generator Ship Name Generator Pirate Name Generator Cowboy Name Generator Pirate Ship Name Generator Superhero and Villain Team Name Generator

Animal Name Generators

A collection of name generators that let you name various kinds of animals.

Owl Name Generator Pet Name Generator Fox Name Generator Dog Name Generator Dinosaur Name Generator Cat Name Generator Fish Name Generator Wolf Name Generator Horse Name Generator

Fan Fiction Name Generators

Check out names for your projects in a number of existing story universes.

Sith Name Generator Pokemon Name Generator Harry Potter Name Generator Transformers Name Generator Star Wars Name Generator Warrior Cat Name Generator Jedi Name Generator

Classical Name Generators

Check out old-fashioned names for your projects.

Old German Name Generator Old English Name Generator Old Roman Name Generator Old Celtic Name Generator

Sci-fi Name Generators

A collection of random name generators that let you create various kinds of science fiction names.

Star Name Generator Robot Name Generator Alien Name Generator Galaxy Name Generator Futuristic Name Generator

Various Name Generators

A collection of name generators that do not neatly fit into any categories.

Sports Team Name Generator Food Name Generator Disease Name Generator Quote Generator Code Name Generator Catchy Name Generator Drug Name Generator Drag Queen Name Generator Newspaper Name Generator Wrestler Name Generator Political Party Name Generator Currency Name Generator Event Name Generator Artist Name Generator Movie Title Generator Record Label Name Generator Gem Name Generator Gamertag Generator Truck Name Generator Shop Name Generator Video Game Name Generator Username Generator Car Name Generator Photography Name Generator Random Job Generator Craft Shop Name Generator Magazine Name Generator Graffiti Tag Generator Website Name Generator Stage Name Generator Software Name Generator Drink Name Generator Song Title Generator Hacker Name Generator Pen Name Generator Religion Name Generator Company Name Generator Motorcycle Club Name Generator Band Name Generator DJ Name Generator Brand Name Generator

The Story Shack offers a wide range of flash fiction, writing tools and random name generators. Enjoy reading stories, get help writing them or generate names for anything you need, be it huge Triple A Games or awesome Indie ones, D&D roleplaying adventures, science fiction movies or perhaps even a newborn child. Whatever you're here for, thanks for stopping by and please enjoy your stay!