As fantasy writers, when we come up with our own magic systems, we're going to inevitably end up writing epic fight scenes with super powers in them. But...how do we do that? How do we write our magic systems into our battles properly? Today, I'm giving you 4 tips to writing to sliding in your magic system cohesively into epic fight scenes! Let's get started! *Note: I will be assuming you have a magic system in place while reading this post. If you don't, I highly suggest you check out this post I did here and at least start to feed in a magic system for your book before reading this post. **And a huge thank you to the awesome Victoria for requesting this totally cool post! Make sure you check out her blog!
A few years ago I had a totally ingenious idea: "Magic," I proclaimed to myself, "isn't real. So I can make up my own rules about it and BOOM! YES! It won't matter, because no one knows if it's wrong or right anyway." Yyyeeahahahh, so I think, for those of you who know me by now, I was wrong. Very, very wrong. Sorry younger self! Today we're going to figure out the 4 main questions on the rules of magic, plus some mini questions to help you along. Let's get started!