We created this random story idea generator to provide inspiration to science fiction writers. While a little imagination is required (as is 99.9% of the creative process), we hope you will find it a useful way to slap your muse around the face and engage your creativity.

The generator will display two randomly generated sci-fi story ideas. Simply refresh the page to generate more ideas.

Sci-Fi Story Idea Generator

Story Idea #1

Two enormous space stations are on the brink of war, and a team of alien negotiators are brought in to resolve the conflict. When the lead negotiator is murdered, a robot detective finds himself working on the most important case of his career.

Story Idea #2

While charting an alien planet, a team of xenobiologists discover the ruins of an ancient city. But who built it, and what happened to them?

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