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.

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

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

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

Place Name Generators

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

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

Adventure Name Generators

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

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

Animal Name Generators

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

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

Fan Fiction Name Generators

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

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

Classical Name Generators

Check out old-fashioned names for your projects.

Old Roman Name Generator Old German Name Generator Old Celtic Name Generator Old English 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 Futuristic Name Generator Galaxy Name Generator Alien Name Generator Robot Name Generator

Various Name Generators

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

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