CONFLICT

A conflict is a force of hostility between two opposing forces.

Character VS Character (Social/Interpersonal): A conflict between two character in any works of literature. A fight, battle or a sense of disgust and hatred toward one another is typically the case. Usually between the protagonist and antagonist in stories. Sometimes it can also be between the protagonist and antihero.


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An example of Character vs Character Conflict. From Star Wars
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Spy vs Spy is another good example of character vs character conflict. The story is basically a white spy and a black spy who constantly fight and sabotage each other in every comic strip which is very comical.

Character VS Social Environment (Sociological): A conflict between the main character and the beliefs of society. The character finds it hard to live in that certain society and stray from the norm that which the society is structured upon. The character may hope to change it and even succeed or fail trying.

V For Vendetta
V For Vendetta


V For Vendetta is an excellent example of character vs social environment because the story is set during a time when Britain is controlled by a totalitarian government and one man named V fights fo











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Valkyrie is another good example of character vs social environment because it's about a small group of German officers who attempt an assassination plot against Adolf Hitler because they see that his ideologies are immoral and must be taken care of immediately.

Character VS Physical Environmental (Physical/Natural): A conflict between the character and the world around them or the environment that is present.


Killzone 2 is a good example of character vs physical environment because the story is set on a hostile planet called Helghan, the ISA has arrived to invade the enemy planet after the Helghast attempted to invade their home planet Vekta. However taking the capital city is much harder than the ISA realize as they struggle to fight against not only the toxic air of Helghans atmosphere, but the endless waves of extremely loyal Helghasts who fight without end.

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Aliens is another good example of character vs physical environment because it takes place in the future where humans begin colonizing other worlds. A group of scientists discover a planet filled with vicious and savage creatures and now this group must fight to survive.

Character VS Self (Psychological/Intrapersonal): A conflict that is within the character over common issues such as identity, beliefs, ethics and sense of belonging.

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Equilibrium is a good example of character vs self because it takes place in a future where showing emotions are illegal and anyone who shows it is punished. But when a top enforcer soon sees the emotions of life, he has to choose which side he will stand on.


Character VS Supernatural (Religious/Spiritual): A conflict between the character and a external force that is beyond which is natural and unexplaination by phenomena. Such things as ghosts, the devil, goblins, and aliens.

Ghostbusters
Ghostbusters

Ghostbusters is an excellent example of character vs supernatural because obviously it's about a group of four guys who form a "police" squad to catch ghost. Can't get any more supernatural than that.

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This is a good example of character vs supernatural because the story sets around ancient Greece where the humans revolt and wage war against their gods.



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