How do your characters die?
Tag: plot prompts
What is our characters favourite subject in school? Give them THE WORST TEACHER IMAGINABLE for that class.
Do they still like it?
Write about your characters confronting their deepest fears. Who makes it through the experience stronger? Who breaks down and only fears the thing more? How do they all deal with the experience?
Hella rad superhero au ft. Ladies
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Here we go: Create an all-lady (and nb folks & men if you want, I’m just saying ladies for reasons that will be explained) Super hero league!!!
Why all female??? Easy.
All the members will have their powers and identities based off these abstract concepts, all of which are personified as ladies.
The concepts? The tenants of freedom and the nine Grecian muses!
Kalliope, the muse of poetry
Kleio, the muse of history
Ourania, the muse of astronomy
Thaleia, the muse of comedy
Melpomene, the muse of tragedy
the muse of
the muse of
the muse of
the muse of verbal song and dance
You can also use zodiac symbols and vices and virtues, but those are slightly more commonly used. I don’t think I‘ve seen any muse-based superhero works.
What kind of relationship does your main character have with their parents? Inverse it.
See, the thing people tend to forget about werewolves, is that werewolves aren’t human. Not even when the moon was dark. Sure B and C could coo over that kitten all they wanted, but when I looked at it, all I could think was… Lunch.
Youtuber au- what kind of channel do your characters have, how popular are they, who are they friends with? Include descriptions of their intros and the music they use in their videos.
Your main character is now a makeup artist! Somehow cram your plot into a mundane sephora au, keeping the key elements recognizable.
Hero villian prompts????
You’re a hero. Your datemate is a villain. You’re both aware of each others secret identities, and are very careful to never, ever let it slip that you’re dating to any of your allies. As a result, you both guard your secret identities reverently, creating a divide between you and your fellow heroes- the villains don’t care so much about that sort of thing.You have a loving and extremely healthy relationship, somehow.
You’re a hero and your identical twin is a villain.
You were a hero, once. Then you saw what the government was trying to do with the gifted members of the population and realized that to protect the people, you had to become a villain.
Your parents are supervillains. You’re dying of an incurable disease, and they desperately want to save you, even if it’s to the detriment of other people. You don’t tell them, but you’re the hero trying to stop them. Your life isn’t worth this,
You’re a thirteen-year old hero and your arch-nemesis is somewhere in their thirties. They protect you from other villains and keep ‘kidnapping’ you into their lair to feed you soup and improve your armour. This is very annoying to you.
You’re possessed by the spirit of a notorious villain, who, upon realizing xe was dying, tried to take some healthy random citizens body- lucky you. You now use their powers for good, locked in a never ending struggle for control over your own body.
You’re a parent whose child was taken by a villain. You decided to become a villain yourself and infiltrate their ranks to find your child.
You’re an underage hero who keeps being objectified by the media, and is very uncomfortable with the amount of sexual attention you receive from strangers whilst in your costume. Your arch-nemesis somehow finds out about your age and begins appearing out of the woodwork to fight you just as someone begins hitting on you
You’re a hero, and your once-mentor has become your arch-nemesis. Xe keeps trying to convert you to xir side.
More to come??