thread: 2006-10-05 : Escalation

On 2006-10-06, James Nostack wrote:

Incidentally, in Robert McKee's "Story," which should probably be a book-thread on StoryGames, he mentions that characters will always choose the most conservative option they're aware of.  Escalation usually happens when one or the other character is backed into a corner, and they can't figure an acceptable way out.


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