Tag Archives: Motive

“It’s fine. They’re evil!” /Wink

A close parallel to the topic of whether or not villains do evil/bad/unsanitary/unhealthy practices because they’re evil is whether evil/bad/unsanitary/unhealthy and here I’ll add /edgy practices are performed because there is a villain. What I mean is easily encapsulated by … Continue reading

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The Funny Thing About Motive

I started up a new Skyrim character the other day. This is my third character, and I like to try to make the character their own person rather than a vague avatar of myself. This time, I tried an Argonian … Continue reading

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Diversion Motivations

Hello and happy New Year, everyone! I’ve got motivation on the mind since I’m decreasingly motivated to do anything but rest, which I suppose isn’t unusual for someone who could go into labor any day now. I’ve been thinking about … Continue reading

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Gonna Be So Pop-ular

Hey, Readers. This is Tyler again. Sorry for the delayed post. I volunteered to write the post so RiiĀ could focus on more important writing stuff (like her WIP). I then proceeded to flounder at finding a topic and failed to … Continue reading

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Primordial Evil and All Things Good

Due to working out some timeline and plot things concerning an ancient evil god of mine, my mind’s been on the workings of primordial evil. My husband really hates my evil god because of the horrendous things he’s done, but … Continue reading

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Recurring Villain: Evolving Motive

I said I’d make up for last week and I meant it! But after bringing up recurring villains last post, how could I not bring them back? Anyway I want to talk about how to make a recurring villain more … Continue reading

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Why “Hope” Is the Worst Answer Ever

When The Hunger Games – the movie – was coming out, my husband and I scrambled to read the book beforehand. so it was very fresh in my head when we saw the movie with my family. In the movie, … Continue reading

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The Sanctity of Life

The sanctity of life is an interesting question for heroes. Consider the frequency in which case a hero is presented with a series of “bad guys” through which he must cut. Often these “bad guys” are mowed down like nothing … Continue reading

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The Motivations of Female Villains

We all know I think that motivation is the most important part of a character. And we’ve just addressed the lack of female villains. I mentioned one reason there may be less female villains (and characters in general) is because … Continue reading

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Evil Has Standards, Too

Hello minions! Er, readers! I was toying with the idea of making some posts be Evil PSAs about things like bullying, smoking, nuclear fallout, and other things with which we are faced every day. In trying to decide how to … Continue reading

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