This is where we apply theory to narrative and try to find the Dramatica <em>storyform</em> within films, novels and plays.
New films for analysis?
Westworld Story breakdown anyone?
Dramatica Users Group Analysis of Zootopia
Welcome to Discuss Dramatica
About the Princess Bride analysis
Can Dramatica be used for worldbuilding?
Discussion related to the theory of Dramatica itself. This can include references to other popular "paradigms" or story gurus or anything else related to a better understanding of narrative.
Grand Argument Stories
Understanding the RS better
Do different act structures have an impact on audience appreciation of a story?
So what do we do with all this theory? How do we apply the groundbreaking concepts and understanding to our own stories? This is where we discuss putting theory to action.
Knowing the order of your elements before knowing the elements?
Multiple gists per story point?
Help Finding an IC
Struggling with a bit of Dramatica theory? Find the answers you need to write better stories here.
Domains and Classes aren't quite the same thing?
Dramatica and Non-Fiction
Stories Without Protagonists?
This would be the place to search and out find all your answers regarding the software application of Dramatica. Installation issues, printing out reports, copying and pasting from one box to another--all the technical mumbo-jumbo that has more to do with electronics than neurons goes in here.
Can You Remove Greyed Out Gists?
Dramatica Help file problems on Windows 10 and Mac OS
Where are the Dramatica files?
This is the place to discuss this forum, its organization, how it works and how we can improve it. It's a bit odd at first to navigate around, but after you familiarize yourself with it, we're sure you'll love many of the features.
Happy new year dramatica lovers
Ideas for community-contributed gist thread
On Discuss, can people see replies as we're writing them?
The Next Chapter in Story Development