What defines your character’s ambitions in your story, how do these effect the plot and storyline? This can be multiple characters, or just one. Sometimes, they even overlap. But what drives your character to actually continue with their journey?
In Eclipse, Rubines is trying to save his people from an inevitable apocalypse, whatever the cost. Even if he has to betray everything they stand for in the process.
...what do you mean I have a thing for inevitable apocalypses? Ssssshhhhhhhhhh....
That means losing friends along the way, where everyone else is the competition.
Nate is also struggling to retain his sanity as he is cursed with the knowledge that he is merely a character in a book, and nothing works the way it should in the "real world"
Damon = To break free from the spells enchantment that binds him to the wearer of his ring. To fulfill his dreams of vengeance on the family responsible for enslaving him. To destroy them and everything they represent - starting with Kat.
Subconsciously, she is surrounded by people far more successful than herself and she wants to move out of that shadow her name and history gave her. She wants to stop being Sylph.
I mean, gaslight, gatekeep, girlboss 💖
but how will his heroic life go down in history~
in Twig, he simply wants to live with friends and family
but can't seem to get hold of his own twisted destiny~
Ba'an, our MC, just wants to live a quiet, happy life with her SO.
Lukios, her SO, also just wants to live a quiet, happy life with her on his olive farm.
The plot: That's boring, no.
Peace, Love and Quiet.
And woe be the fool who tries to keep that from him.
- Find a way to revive his dead loved ones.
- Protect the lives, prosperity, and happiness of his living loved ones.
- Keep his brother's Alter Ego in check.
- Obtain true freedom.
- Protect the Sovereignty of his Nation.
- Protect the World from [Redacted].
- Obtain Unmatched Power, Absolute Authority, and Peerless Skill.
[From Within the Dungeon] - Nathaniel Spencer
- Find a way to cure his mother's disease.
- Find a way to escape the dungeon, and make it back to earth, where his mother is now all alone.
...Well, I don't know if 'world war' is the best description. It would be more like a cross between the war of Spanish Succession and the Syrian Civil war; a continent-spanning multi-faction free-for-all.
But also ... He wants to stop having a sneezing fit whenever a girl touches him :)