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Avoiding Dialogue Snags in Your Writing

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Because Starbase 118 is a group comprised of many people throughout the world, it is natural to assume that there is plenty of conversation between the characters we write for. This dialogue actually makes up a lot of the writing we do, which is why it can be so important to learn how to write dialogue realistically and respectfully. Most players know that it isn’t good to back another player into a corner by writing dialogue a certain way, but those same players might not know just how to approach dialogue to avoid such, while providing an interesting addition to the overall plot.

That’s why it’s always nice to have some standby tips that you can employ in order to make the very best of any writing opportunity, whether it is dialogue, descriptives, mission posts, or character building. From the basics, such as an explanation of just what role dialogue plays in writing, to the speech patterns that your characters might have, these Dialogue Writing Tips from Daily Writing Tips cover everything that you need to take your sims to the next level.

Writing with other members of our crews is an important part of the Starbase 118 Simming experience. We wouldn’t have as much fun if we couldn’t interact with the characters around us, so it is important to learn how to improve your dialogue writing skills. In the end, it will only make the game that much deeper and more enjoyable for all.

About Kalianna Nicholotti

Fleet Captain Kalianna Nicholotti has been a member of the Starbase 118 Fleet now for over five years and she still loves it just as much as she did when she joined. The joys of writing for a character that's truly come to life, coupled with the friends she's met throughout the Fleet, has made 118 a part of her daily life.
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