How to generate side characters that stick at the drop of a hat.
Why some characters stick in readers' minds—and what we can learn from them.
How different RPGs have answered this freedom-vs-control debate.
Why life on these extreme planets might be more practical than you think.
How far you should tip your storytelling hand about an important character's fate.
How you can get paid to pen your favorite RPG's next edition.
The highlights from this year's social justice-focused storytelling convention.
How this story-focused RPG series let these powers get out of hand.
You don't need a degree in linguistics to follow these steps.
These potential pairings split fandoms, no matter which side won the canon.
How this instruction manual can help you plan your fictional world.
The pros and cons of these personality-lacking protagonists.
How to run your RPG story without moving locations.
How to build a PC that will stick in your mind—and your fellow players'.
How your story can treat its darker-skinned characters like trash.
How your campaign's soundtrack can bolster player engagement.
Steer clear of these finales, especially if you're new to storytelling.
Mike, Oren and Chris talk about what makes fairy tales unique and how they have changed over time.