BECAUSE -- REASONS!
This section is about the writing of story, characters and other world building elements in games. Games are a young form of media and do not yet have a shared language for these things yet. So i will steal most of it from books and film. Stealing with style is a important step in writing after all.
The basic parts of any narrative fiction.
Plot: The plot is how the major events in the story relate to one another. A cause and effect of the events.
Character: A person in a story.
Setting: The time and location where a story takes place.
Theme: What the story is about.
Style: The way the story is told.
Theme and game design - 2008