Plotcasters Episode 4: Key Scenes

Plotcasters Episode 4: Key Scenes

Continuing the Sticky Note Plot series, David explains the purpose and use of Key Scenes and how they work in story generation and character development. List of Key Scenes in each Act:

  • Act 1: World As It Is; Inciting Event; Challenge Accepted
  • Act 2B: Journey Begins; The Hero’s Montage (several scenes); False Victory
  • The Turn
  • Act 2B: The Villain’s Montage (several scenes); False Defeat
  • Act 3: Night of Living Hell; Challenge Completed; World As It Will Be

Plotcasters is hosted by David Macinnis Gill, author of Uncanny, Soul Enchilada, and the Black Hole Sun series, all from HarperCollins. His website is www.davidmacinnisgill.com

Music:

  • One Minute Surf Boogie by texasradiofish (c) copyright 2016 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial  (3.0) license.
  • Blow-up Santa by texasradiofish (c) copyright 2013 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial  (3.0) license.
  • Foolish Game by texasradiofish (c) copyright 2014 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial  (3.0) license.

The Plotcasters podcast is hosted by Blubrry.

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2018-04-24T02:37:41+00:00

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