Mythcreants Invasion

August 2017

Summer has made its presence known in the last two months, and as the sun becomes a deadly laser, we take shelter in the cool glades of the internet. This time our best posts were weighted towards characters and their arcs, from avoiding boring protagonists to bringing characters together to redemption arcs for villains. And of course, a regular reminder that most romance tropes are terrible.


Five Common Romance Mistakes

June 30th, 2017 by


Five Magic Items That Break Their Stories

July 22nd, 2017 by


Seven Ways to Bring Characters Together

July 14th, 2017 by

A cloaked man, lit by fire light, with a dagger in one hand.Roleplaying

Blades in the Dark Is Innovative, but Difficult to Run

July 1st, 2017 by

Abby, Marcus, and Clarke stare at a shame-faced Bellamy in the 100Inspiration

Five More Dualities That Can Replace Good and Evil

July 7th, 2017 by

Kirk standing on the god planet in Star Trek V.Storytelling

Five Tropes That Make a Protagonist Boring

July 29th, 2017 by

The Mythcreant PodcastPodcast

122 – Redeeming a Villain

June 11th, 2017 by , and

Comics: Roll Dice Already!

A Glamour Far Far Away

July 17th, 2017 by and