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Posted by: sotp_seamus on Dec 6, 2009 at 10:21:31 PM
It commonly comes up: I need something here. A name, a plot hook, a background event that ties my character in to the campaign. Many of us like the idea of taking the time to write a deep story, with complex characters, and compelling plot twists. Some of us don't have that kind of time.
Take me, for example. As one who had been both a player and a dungeon master at times, I love an intriguing story. I, however, don't have that kind of time. So, what does one do?
In a word: Steal. This may rock the sensibilities of your average storytelling type, but hear me out. Some of the greatest stories we hold near and dear to our geeky little hearts are stolen wholesale. Don't believe me? Watch "The 7 Samurai" sometime, and take note of all the angles used in "Star Wars"....