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A Brief History of Hurting People #WorldCon75
I knew most of this information about weapons and injuries, but the presenters of this panel laid it out in such a useful way for a writer. If they use this weapon, these injury choices.
Jack Campbell, Elizabeth Bear,&Sebastien de Castell discussed how to Write Fight Scenes That Work at #worldcon75.
Here are my notes.
Writing Fight Scenes That Work
“Point of View solves everything.” – Elizabeth Bear
- How To Start A Fight
- Rules of Fighting
- How to Make The Fight Realisting
- Do the Characters Need to Know Why?
- How Long Should A Fight Be?