Yes, propose things that could interest them but that DnD don't handle well, cyberpunk, hard sci-fi, superheroes, zombie apocalypse, low magic and gritty,etc. or mix and match, zombie apocalypse with superheroes, for example.
I don't make the crazy rules, I just twist them to my purpose
"...the Perilious Path of Crushing Doom"
" Please, tell me it is actually filled with cute, fuzzy bunnies and they just named it that to be ironic."