Villains: 6 Tips How To

So how do you create that classic villain. The one that will send a chill down your reader’s spine and stand the test of time? Well Book Geek has done it again with some killer tips for creating your villain. Subjects covered include:

  1. Have the villain get personal with the heroes.
  2. Make sure they have a believable motive or agenda.
  3. Either have your villains learn from their mistakes or the mistakes of their peers, or dispose of them quickly.
  4. Don’t make your villains Nazis with the serial numbers filed off.
  5. Remove the following words and phrases from your villain’s regular vocabulary.
  6. Wipe that smirk off your villain’s face.


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