Negative Character Arcs – From Bad to Worse – Mass Effect Renegade Run

Welcome to Amazing Gaming Productions. My name is Mark. I am the game developer of Tales from Trinity City, a dark sci-fi tabletop RPG. You can download the materials here. The topic of this blog is the themes of Negative Character Arcs. Sometimes, the best way to show a moral stance is to have a … Continue reading Negative Character Arcs – From Bad to Worse – Mass Effect Renegade Run

Hades – how to write an antagonist in Static Character Arcs

Good morning, afternoon or evening, wherever you live on Earth! I am Mark from Amazing Gaming Productions, and this is another story advice blog for Writers, Game Devs and Comicbook creators. Today's blog is about story arcs for Static Character Arcs (SCAs) Not only is the antagonist represent everything that is wrong in the world, … Continue reading Hades – how to write an antagonist in Static Character Arcs

A Webtastic Story, Internet Drama and New Conservatism

Every week there is some new controversy in the world and communities. And 95% of these controversies can be summed up in the old “Culture War” con that TwitterBrains parrot all the time. “Their side is destroying everything we hold dear, and we have to stop them!” What a shit deal, no thanks, I can … Continue reading A Webtastic Story, Internet Drama and New Conservatism

Aloy’s Heroic Journey – Static Character Arcs

Welcome story lovers, writers and Game Devs. My name is Mark, the creator of Amazing Gaming Productions, Tales from Trinity City and the writer of Webtastic Stories. Today, we look at the Character Arc of Static Protagonists. There is a debate between writers who call Static Protagonists Flat Arcs and Static Arcs. I prefer the … Continue reading Aloy’s Heroic Journey – Static Character Arcs

Sausage Nuggets and French Fries for Under $20

While I network with other creatives, I learn some very cool things. One of them is recipes that everyone enjoys. One of my artist friends, Drawzooka, shared this recipe, and now I’m sharing it with you because these nuggets are great.  It’s great with French Fries on the side! They’re perfect, just perfect! Ingredients - … Continue reading Sausage Nuggets and French Fries for Under $20

Humanity’s Over-Reliance on Technology – the Theme of Horizon Zero Dawn

Greetings! My name is Mark, and welcome to my blog - Amazing Gaming Productions. Today’s blog is about the themes of Static Character Arcs. In the Positive Character Arc series, we learned that stories with protagonists on this journey have personal themes. Love, loyalty, honour, redemption and many other concepts. These themes show the positives … Continue reading Humanity’s Over-Reliance on Technology – the Theme of Horizon Zero Dawn

Starving Artists – Instapot Split Pea Soup for under $15

Once Winter comes, and the snow is covering everything in sight, one of the comfort foods I love for lunches is pea soup. Thick, rich and tasty. I love it, and I’m sharing my recipe with you today. This recipe is under $15 Canadian and it makes 14 servings. Mmmmm, Pea Soup! Ingredients - One … Continue reading Starving Artists – Instapot Split Pea Soup for under $15

The Mirror – Writing a Great Antagonist

Welcome to Amazing Gaming Productions. My name is Mark. Today we finish up positive character acts with how to write a good story arc for a story where the MC has to learn those valuable lessons. Every story needs an antagonist, and the theme helps create who that person is. In a Positive Character Arc, … Continue reading The Mirror – Writing a Great Antagonist

Starving Artists – Canadian Fried Rice – under $5

I love being creative in so many different ways. One of those ways is with cooking. Everyone loves chicken-fried rice, which is one of the big reasons people love Chinese food. So, why not put a Canadian twist on it? So, I created a fried rice dish that makes it uniquely Canadian! This is one … Continue reading Starving Artists – Canadian Fried Rice – under $5