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Category Archives: Dramatica Software
From a Dramaticapedia reader: Your blogs seem to be always in the abstract. Let’s see something about a successful story in the real world. I would love to see a Dramatica setup for real stories that have been successful. My … Continue reading
By Melanie Anne Phillips Here’s some text I wrote about the difference between an action-driven story and a decision-driven story, excerpted from Dramatica Story Development Software. ***** Some stories are driven by actions. Others are forced along by decisions. All … Continue reading
By Melanie Anne Phillips Dramatica Story Development Software has many powerful tools for creating and developing characters. This video clip provides an introduction to all of them. Not only will this help you if you use Dramatica, but even if … Continue reading
Quick answer: You can copy and paste text from any Word document into any question in Dramatica. But, having said that, there is no reason to import a complete story or Word document into Dramatica. Dramatica is not a word … Continue reading
A streaming video tutorial of the Dramatica Pro Help System is now available! The Help System Part 1 – Introduction Part 2 – Software Tutorial Part 3 – Theory Tutorial
Click on the links to see streaming video demonstrations of the StoryGuide: The Story Guide Part 1 – Introduction Part 2 – Navigation Part 3 – The HelpView System Part 4 – Answering Questions Part 5 – HelpView in Action Part 6 – Answering Structural Questions … Continue reading
In this initial episode, we begin on the Dramatica Desktop and take a brief look at each feature on it. First up, the StoryGuide…
We’ve just created a new Google+ page with tips, tricks and techniques on getting the most out of Dramatica Pro Writing Software. Check it out…