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Character Arc Snapshots #1

Luke Skywalker

Luke’s Problem in Star Wars is Test. He tests himself against the Sandpeople, against Han, and against anything else that comes his way. Challenged by his Influence Character Ben Kenobi, Luke resolves his issues with his Solution of Trust.

Character Arc Story Points for Luke Skywalker

In Dramatica, character arc is seen as a combination of two key story points, the Main Character Resolve and the Main Character Growth. The first defines the state or binary definition of the arc: what is the Main Character's paradigm at the end of the story compared to their paradigm at the beginning? The second defines the process or analog definiton of the arc: how did they grow to that final state?

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