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Entertainment  can be defined as “A form of activity that holds the attention and interest of an audience or gives pleasure and delight.” In various forms it can be found across all genres, from music, to theatre, to childrensds and VR and more.

This week in the ongoing world building prompt series “10 questions about…”, we go through 10 (plus one bonus) question about the industry as a whole – Quite a few of these can also be applied to the various sub-types of entertainment that may exist in your world. Further weeks on this topic will go in some of the possible types, like music, theatre and so on.


  1. Are there any publications or organisations that report on the entertainment world?
  2. Are there any styles or types of entertainment with religious origins?
  3. Are there any types of entertainment banned and if so why?
  4. Are there any types that only a certain group can perform and why?
  5. What is the biggest controversy in the entertainment world right now?
  6. What is the most popular entertainment?
  7. What is the oldest known form of entertainment?
  8. What types of entertainment are there and do certain groups/cultures prefer one over another?
  9. Who are the organisations, if any, that oversee/control the various sub-types?
  10. Who is the most (in)famous entertainer and what do they do?

Bonus question : What is the newest or popular trend in the entertainment industry right now?



The on-going & growing list of world building prompts & questions can be found HERE.

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