1. Should this project take place on Earth as we know it?

2. Should magic be integrated?

3. What time period is this?

4. Major Factions. Where's the major conflict coming from? Corporatist v. Anti-Corporatist? Big Government v. Anarchists? More than two Factions? (Remember, if your choice doesn't win you can still incorporate it into your story. After all, every faction would realistically have sub-factions.)