45 – Crafting a Climax

The Mythcreant Podcast
Chris, Mike, and Oren discuss what goes into a strong climax. They describe examples that are masterful or weak, list common problems, and offer tips for making climaxes stronger.

Spoiler Warnings: Legend of Korra Season Four, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Harry Potter 7.

Correction: Hatchet is not based on a true story. #OrenLies

Download Episode 45 Subscription Feed

Have a question or comment for our hosts? Send it to [email protected]

Opening and closing theme: The Princess Who Saved Herself by Jonathan Coulton. Used with permission.

Show Notes:

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Outline a Short Story in Seven Steps

No Country for Old Men

Zuko vs Azula on Youtube

Aang vs Fire Lord Ozai

Legend of Korra


Soon I Will Be Invincible

Creating a Memorable Climax for Your Campaign

Sword Art Online


Establishing and Satisfying Plot Threads

Scouring of the Shire

Enjoying our podcast? Thank us with a review on iTunes or Stitcher.

Read more about , , ,


Leave a Comment

Please see our comments policy (updated 03/28/20) and our privacy policy for details on how we moderate comments and who receives your information.

Follow Us


Support Us

We depend on our readers to keep running. Become a patron or learn more.