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Momotaroo! Looks like you're at a great disadvantage!

a lot of fascinating characters appear.

A story is something that is composed of a character and actions that the character brings about.

At nrst, we'll croato a short stcry. Reading the weekly manga magazines,

I am grateful to all of you!

I am grateful to all of you!

And with these characters, the story gets bigger and more interesting but...

Ci no, rm melting!

that won't work for short stories.

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a lot ot unresolved episodes making for a half-finished, difficult to understand story. So why does it end up ike this?

With shor^ stories, it you try to create a complex story, you'll end up increasing the number of characters resulting in...

Watch out\

Limiting the Number of Characters

As a familiar example, let's say that you in your school uniform are in the same class with B-kun.

Since you have just met you don't know much about each other.

As a familiar example, let's say that you in your school uniform are in the same class with B-kun.

Since you have just met you don't know much about each other.

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It's one year later. Now. what kind of guy is B-kun?

Oh? Ho's a good dude. But he's got a loud voice and his feet stink. And he loves chicks.

The reason is because you have gone through some fun and difficult times together as friends over the past year and you have gotten to know and understand B-kun.

...or something to that effect.

...or something to that effect.

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The same goes tor manga characters. After the reader sees a few scenes, they understand the character and have feelings for him.

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But. short story-as {J^rac ter 3 the name suggests - " ^^^^^JL-^-«

has a limited number p of pages. <] character 2

character much...

character relationships storyline setting explanation

In addition, throughout the story, the setting has to be explained, the characters have to be introduced and the sroryhne needs to be developed.

I gees without saying that pages will have to be expended to show scenes.

Leaving -ooori?

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In a word, a few crack characters are desirable for creating a short story.

Leaving -ooori?

Vaking many characters is rc: suitable for short stories.

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While the rule - the less characters the better -holds toje.

One method is to make people think the charade' s a sbghtly quirky person.

While the rule - the less characters the better -holds toje.

/ if the characters don't have something that will fascinate the L readers, they won't ^-amount to much.

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too normal and unsurpnsin

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intense impact that leaves impression on the readers, f^

One method is to make people think the charade' s a sbghtly quirky person.

It is your job to decide what kind of character to create! Good luck.

f TmtX kind of /^personality?

1 octJPat'on?

What is he doing and for what purpose?

Man or woman?

Qfi In order to create appealing characters, the following visual and personality points can be considered.

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ogre,

Just two characters is tine but little loneiy and little short on things to direct ogre,

Just two characters is tine but

The tamiliar dog, monkey and pheasant characters as well as the old man and old woman characters can enter the scene but...

little loneiy and little short on things to direct

It is best to think of these as props to visually explain Momotaroo's world.

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It is best to think of these as props to visually explain Momotaroo's world.

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All in all, Momotaroo and the ogre should be the ones that stand out prominently. This is what is meant by a (ew crack characters.

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