Wanderer of Forums
- Mar 13, 2022
as readers, what do you tend to look for/avoid in a villain?
Hmm, imo it depends on a few thingsI actually like it when villains are 100% evil.
Or make them 0% evil.
100% evilness gives a quite nice perspective if you decide to dwell into it, and even if you do not, it serves as a way to focus more on the MC
That’s dumb, unless there’s a good reason for itCompetency. Why wait until the hero power up before finishing them?
Reasonable backstory that lets readers understand why a villain went on the path they did. And their character's development.as readers, what do you tend to look for/avoid in a villain?