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Truby's Blockbuster 6.0 Genre Add-on: Masterpiece

At a Glance

  • Genre add-on for Truby’s Blockbuster software
  • Provides 7-Keys and 22-Steps along with popular story examples
  • Lets you focus on the specific elements of your chosen genre

Masterpiece

Our Masterpiece Software shows you all the techniques you need to write this most challenging and rewarding of all story forms.

Writing the Masterpiece is the highest accomplishment in fiction. Great writing means creating contradictory and complex characters, inventing your own story structure, tracking the most twisted moral arcs, and expressing the big themes without preaching.

MASTERPIECE SOFTWARE puts great writing within your reach. It gives you the most advanced tools in the fiction writer’s arsenal, from advanced archetypes to advanced theme work, from alternative story structures to the all-important myth-drama and fairytale-drama forms.

The MASTERPIECE SOFTWARE ADD-ON connects seamlessly to the Blockbuster program.

Story Beats: apply all the specialized Story Beats for the Masterpiece Genre. Make sure you hit the cycle of slavery, the great-souled hero, and the new future, among other Masterpiece beats.

Specialized Maps: use the Growth and Nightmare Maps to create complex, original and masterfully woven story lines.

Masterpiece Class: learn all the professional techniques from Truby’s Masterpiece Class, organized and available when and where you need it most.

4 Story Examples: solve any story problems using four special Masterpiece Story Examples.

The Masterpiece add-on puts great writing within your reach. It gives you the most advanced tools in the writer's arsenal, from the "great-souled" hero to advanced theme work, from alternative story structures to the all-important myth-drama and fairy tale-drama forms. It also includes:

  • 8 key story beats of any Masterpiece 
  • 7 important character archetypes 
  • Story beats for alternative structures 
  • Advanced character arcs 
  • Growth Map 
  • 4 advanced story shapes 
  • Ideal method for writing a masterpiece 
  • 5 advanced moral arguments 
  • Myth-drama story: key to advanced writing 
  • How to use natural story forms to plot the script 
  • Advanced scene work 
  • Creating the detailed social world 
  • Symbol use in advanced writing

BONUS MOVIE EXAMPLES:  American Beauty, Network, How Green Was My Valley, The Seven Samurai

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Your satisfaction is our top priority. If you are not satisfied with your purchase, please return the item(s) for an exchange or refund within 30 days from the purchase date, unless otherwise noted on the product page.

Ship the item(s) to The Writers Store via a traceable and insured method. You will be responsible for return shipping fees.

Please include a completed Return Form with your shipment. Refunds take up to one week to process once we have received the item(s).

Software returns must be deactivated and uninstalled from your computer before a refund may be issued. Please contact the software manufacturer if you need assistance uninstalling or deactivating your software.

The following items are not returnable: Hollywood Creative Directories, DVDs (opened), and Gift Certificates.

Meet the Author: John Truby

John Truby is Hollywood’s premiere story consultant and founder of Truby’s Writers Studio. He has worked as a story consultant and script doctor for Disney Studios, Sony Pictures, FOX, and HBO, among others, and has taught his 22-Step Great Screenwriting and Genre classes to over 40,000 students worldwide.

$79.00