Main Character Concern

the Main Character's personal objective or purpose, the area of the Main Character's concern


The Main Character Concern can sometimes feel like the Main Character's personal Goal. That's because the Concern sits on the Type level of the model--the place where we find Plot elements. Really, Concern is just a bigger way of saying Problem.

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Main Character Concern


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Official Dramatica® Definition:

The Main Character Concern describes the kinds of things the Main Character is striving to attain. This could be in terms of concrete or abstract things, depending partly on the Main Character's Domain and partly on the twist the author wants to put on that Domain.