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location_adj:
- neo-noir
- alternate-history
- ancient
- post-apocalyptic
- dystopian
- VR-simulated
- metaphorical
- anachronistic
- leather-clad
- coal-powered
- dragon-filled
- shrill
location_noun:
- America
- Japan
- Soviet Russia
- Victorian Britain
- medieval Europe
- Aztec empire
- Atlantis
- terraformed Mars
- Antarctica
- one-way spaceflight
- Outer Rim world
- set from Road Warrior
protagonist:
- flying message courier
- student of metaphysics
- milquetoast office drone
- schlub with mild OCD
- farm boy with dreams
- techno-obsessed geek
- brooding loner
- wisecracking mercenary
- idealistic revolutionary
- journeyman inventor
- collector of oddities
- author self-insert
discovery:
- magic diadem
- arcane prophecy
- dusty tome
- crazy old man
- alien artifact
- enchanted sword
- otherworldly portal
- dream-inducing drug
- encrypted data feed
- time-traveling soldier
- exiled angel
- talking fish
adversary:
- a megalomaniacal dictator
- a government conspiracy
- a profit-obsessed corporation
- a sneering wizard
- supernatural monsters
- computer viruses made real
- murderous robots
- an army led by a sadist
- forces that encourage conformity
- a charismatic politician on the rise
- humanity’s selfish nature
- his own insecurity vis-à-vis girls
assistant:
- sarcastic female techno-geek
- tomboyish female mechanic
- shape-shifting female assassin
- leather-clad female in shades
- girl who's always loved him
- bookish female scholar with mousy brown hair
- cherubic girl with pigtails and spunk
- female who inexplicably becomes attracted to the damaged protagonist for unstated reasons
inventory:
- wacky pet
- welding gear
- closet full of assault rifles
- reference book
- cleavage
- facility with magic
- condescending tone
- discomfort in formal wear
conflict:
- a fistfight atop a tower
- a daring rescue preceding a giant explosion
- a heroic sacrifice that no one will ever remember
- a philosophical argument punctuated by violence
- a false victory with the promise of future danger
- the invocation of a spell at the last possible moment
- eternal love professed without irony
- the land restored to health
- authorial preaching through the mouths of the characters
- convoluted nonsense that squanders the readers’ goodwill
- wish-fulfillment solutions to real-world problems
- a cliffhanger for the sake of prompting a series
title_adj:
- Chrono
- Neuro
- Aero
- Cosmo
- Reve
- Necro
- Cyber
- Astro
- Psycho
- Steam
- Meta
- Black
title_noun:
- punks
- mechs
- noiacs
- opolis
- nauts
- phages
- droids
- bots
- blades
- trons
- mancers
- Wars
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