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.

Book Title Generator Writing Prompt Generator Story Title 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.

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

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

Place Name Generators

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

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

Adventure Name Generators

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

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

Animal Name Generators

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

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

Fan Fiction Name Generators

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

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

Classical Name Generators

Check out old-fashioned names for your projects.

Old German Name Generator Old Celtic Name Generator Old Roman 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.

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

Various Name Generators

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

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