Zereverefano's Character Litmus Test (Basic Rules)F.01 The character must not buffoon him or herself in any way, nor make an idiot of anyone else it is around in any way intentionally.Zereverefano's Character Litmus Test (Basic Rules)5 months ago in Academic Essays More Like This
F.02 The character must be able display a clear variety of its emotions, as well as having care and compassion for others, unless specifically designed evil.
F.03 The character must have at least SOME connection with the real world and its events
F.04 The character must have a backstory at least 7 phases long if they are at least 25 or older, add a phase for every 5 years
F.05 The character must be able to adapt itself and fit in to a wide variety of social situations and environments. This includes other universes.
F.06 The character must have a clearly written mission statement, a purpose for living
F.07 The character must dedicate at least 3 visible contributions that affect the other characters and plot
F.08 The character must show at least some believe-ability and realism to the reader
F.09 The character must grow in at least some form throughout t
Sword TutorialSo you wanna give your character a sword. Well then you're in luck because this character tutorial is about how to give your character a sword without making them into a Marry Sue or a Garry Stu. Swords are a great thing to give a character to add a little personality. There are many great characters that have swords, but you have to realize you cannot just give a random character a sword and expect them to suddenly be bad ass just because they have a sword. If done wrong your character can easily turn your bad ass character into a Marry Sue or Garry Stu. This will prove to be a huge setback in your story. Research is recommended.Sword Tutorial2 years ago in Writing More Like This
The first thing you need to consider when giving your character a sword is the sword type. Just because your OC has a sword does not mean it always has to be the katana. There are many types of swords. Even if you did narrow it down to Japanese swords, there are more than just one type of Japanese sword. Research is highly recommended. Keep in mind that there