Fictional Universe Storytelling: Outline Your Epic Adventure

Michael Delgado, Writer + Graphic Designer

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8 Lessons (10m)
    • 1. Welcome!

      0:53
    • 2. Storytelling

      1:20
    • 3. Problem

      1:30
    • 4. Locations

      1:12
    • 5. Bad Guys

      2:00
    • 6. Good Guys

      2:06
    • 7. Rules

      0:45
    • 8. Conclusion

      0:41

Project Description

Your Fictional Universe Outline

Create an outline for your fictional universe or someone else’s.

Using the templates I provided in the Class Resources (Attached Files), start completing your fictional universe outline and share it on the Project Gallery when you complete it. It could be a screen capture from the Word document, or a photo if you choose to print it (Please, consider the environment). Also, you can share a link to Google Drive if you upload it there (Only make sure is not private).

Remember to ask yourself these five questions to complete the outline:

  • What's the problem (Origin)?
  • What are the locations (Settings)?
  • Who's in control (Bad guys)?
  • Who's controlled (Good guys)?
  • What are the rules?

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Deliverables

The full Outline for your chosen Fictional Universe.

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Web Resources for Inspiration...

The Seven Elements of Fiction By Scribophile

List of fictional universes in literature (Wikipedia)

List of fictional universes in film and television (Wikipedia)

Free Resources for the videos taken from:

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One last thing...

Soon, I plan to include a small e-book with all the information from the videos and more tips. You will find it around here when it's completed.

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