noClue
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Dead parents: something to avoid?
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Is it a bad idea to have multiple bad endings and only one good ending?
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Chekhov's gun, but it's just "useless" background info
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Stories with multiple possible interpretations: do you plan for it?
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16 votes
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Introduce a character and forget about them until the last chapter?
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How to create a memorable line?
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12 votes
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How can you make an unrealistic setup as realistic as possible?
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How do you create a huge array of characters?
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Scrivener: Write character names once, update everywhere?
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How do you make a scene "tasteful"?
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How to deal with a rape scene: what can/should you do?
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How do you describe your characters?
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How do you verify information?
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Anticlimactic ending as a surprise after climax?
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4 votes
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How to create a likable and sympathetic character, even if they are a pervert?
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How do you drop a reader in the middle of nowhere at the beginning of a story?
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Prepare for more after the "ending"?
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Slow buildup vs sudden introduction
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When does something become "torture porn"?
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3 votes
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Should I avoid sex scenes / nudity in my horror game (or in general)?
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5 votes
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Are there tools/software for planning your story using nested mindmaps and references to characters?
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How to incorporate a silent protagonist into a chatty world?
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4 votes
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Too much death in character backstories? Even in a horror game?
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5 votes
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How to keep track of character development in a character profile?
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5 votes
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I kinda want to completely annihilate the hero - what would speak against it?
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6 votes
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How to describe something visual in preparation of said visual?
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How much can I trust my players to remember previous states of the story and not get confused?
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Scrivener: Play gifs?
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5 votes
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Is there a name for layers of subtext?
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What format/platform/structure is good for writing for a video game?