My Little Pony OC makingMy Little Pony OC making4 years ago in Other More Like This
Who do I think I am writing about what's a Mary Sue and what isn't?
The answer really, I can't say. Some people will ignore this, some people will bash me, some people will take this at face value, and some people will take this as suggestions (Which is kind of the point)
First and foremost, making a character should not be, under any circumstances an obligation, it should be FUN for YOU. So if you're happy with your characters, that's everything that matters, but don't expect everyone else to fall in love with him/her too.
Again, these are just suggestions, you can follow it (or not) in any order you like, until you find something you’re comfortable with.
What's a Mary Sue?
There are several ways to make a Mary Sue, but the most obvious answer is that a Mary Sue always goes to the extremes: Too perfect, too angsty, too dark, etc.
Basically, it's a wish-fulfillment character she (usually, a she, but sometimes a he) is better than anyone in the cast in EVERY way possible, i