內容簡介 Do you want to predict what happens in the next Star Wars movies? This book tells you how. What you will learn in this bookThe hidden pattern behind every single one of the Star Wars movies.How that pattern was also followed in Episode VII-The Force Awakens and will be respected again in Episode VIII-The Last Jedi.How to identify this hidden pattern in other great writings, from Harry Potter to the Bible.Why Star Wars movies feel so familiar every time, yet different.A crash course on scriptwriting and storytelling.And much, much more. What's InsideAn explanation of the blueprint followed by all the Star Wars movies: the Ring Structure.Tons of examples of the Ring Structure in Star Wars: protagonists, antagonists, mentors, theme, politics, and even colors..A detailed explanation of why The Force Awakens feels so similar to A New Hope, and how that can help us predict the plots of the next Star Wars movies.A forecast of what will happen to Rey, Luke, and Kylo Ren in The Last Jedi and Star Wars Episode IX.A crash course on scriptwriting and storytelling, ideal as a reference for anybody interested in writing-based arts.A reference guide of all the building blocks of great scriptwriting, from the most basic Act Structure, to the Hero's Journey, Midpoints, Chiastic Structures, and Storytelling Fractals.A research summary of all the Star Wars movies as a reference for readers that are not intimately familiar with the movies. Who Should Read the BookStar Wars enthusiasts who want to understand Star Wars at a deeper level.Star Wars fans who want to be able to predict what happens in the next installments of the saga: Star Wars Episode VIII - The Last Jedi, and Episode IX.Storytelling and scriptwriting buffs looking for a reference guide to research how to write epic scripts following the Ring Structure.Followers of the Ring Theory who want to dissect the most ambitious work of visual art to ever follow the Ring Structure. What Everyone's Saying about The Star Wars Rings"Let me start by telling you how excellent this book is. I had read previous iterations of the various Ring Theories, but Tomas wrote this book in such a way that makes it easy to understand and proves his points very well. He is filled with so much knowledge on story structure that I couldn't get enough" Jedi Temple Archives. "The Star Wars Rings will change how you view literature and film." LilBookLovers "If you are a Star Wars lover and a fiction writer, you should get this Besides Star Wars, Tomas Pueyo Brochard introduced some other stories to show how this tried and true method of Rings can help your writing and plotting. At the end, there are many predictions about Star Wars. Wouldn't it be cool if the predictions were correct? " Read Try Write "I couldn't drop the book. I was initially hesitant because I like Star Wars but I'm not a die-hard fan. But you don't need to be. This book is not just about Star Wars. It's about all stories and what makes them great. The author then applies those insights to Star Wars, making it at the same time easy to follow for a non-Star Wars fan, and deep enough to make the story patterns obvious from the movies." Patricia de Llano "I read a lot of material on narrative design and storytelling and I found this book immensely valuable. The kind of structure uncovered is really fascinating." S. Swistun "A fantastic, thought-provoking book" Pierre Djian "A page turner - full of hidden secrets, unravelling story patterns, and predictions about the new Star Wars movies" Amit Aharoni Don't wait. Get your copy before The Last Jedi premieres on December 15th
作者介紹 Tomas Pueyo Brochard was born in Nantes, France in 1982 to French and Spanish parents. He grew up between France, Spain, and Italy in a family of filmmakers. He moved to America in 2008 for his MBA at Stanford University, where he specialized in behavioral psychology, design, storytelling, and scriptwriting. Since then, he's worked in Silicon Valley, designing and marketing products to hundreds of millions of customers in the entertainment, finance, and media industries. His first book, The Star Wars Rings, dives into the storytelling structure of Star Wars, and why this has made it the most successful movie saga of all times.