A Story Blueprint for the Action / Adventure genre

Over the last three blogs I have looked at the five core elements of any story design: The Protagonist's Characterisation The Big Problem or Opportunity that enters their life and acts as the Catalyst for the Central Conflict Opposition - Antagonist forces and obstacles that stand in his/her way A Story World A Satisfying Resolution. …

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Story Structure – The Big Moments of Act Three

This is the third blog dealing with story structure and focuses on Act Three. Act One deals with the story set-up. It introduces the characters, the story world and the central problem that will become the focus of the story. Act Two deals with the central conflict of the story as the hero or heroine …

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