Episode 221 What do you call a monster?

 Episode 221 What do you call a monster?

Today's Topic – What to look at when creating monsters for your fiction

Is a wolf a monster or just a dangerous animal in your fiction? In today's episode, Michael and I are going to look at what makes a monster. So listen now and figure out what you need to know about the monsters you create to scare the people interacting with your world.  Listen NOW and start manifesting your monsters to get the most scream for each word!

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Podcast Show Flow

  • Do you have a guiding use for what you consider a monster, vs a creature vs a bad person?
  • Is there a difference? Does it change overtime
  • What is the difference being there a difference?
  • Are they real?
  • Where are they and how common?
  • What motivates them?
  • Are they unnatural?
  • In Gardul monsters are things that have little understanding

The Worldbuilding Task for the Day

Create more monsters

The Real World task for the day

Go watch Clash of the Titans (1981) right now.

Michael's Resources

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Clash of the Titans (1981)
The boy
Brotherhood of the Wolf

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