Wednesday, 8 August 2012

Why is this happening?

So our heroes are pulled in to the Space Olympics and soon realise they're doing better than they might expect. Why?

It's a setup!

Even the most peculiar plot point can come down to the simplest motivation.


  1. And then there's Placebo Effect, of which I have seen it alleged was written to canonize spelling Wirrn with three Rs.

    1. That seems a long way to go for the sake of a single letter(rr).

      But yes, big sporty events are a good bet for plots involving lots of potential victims, international (or interplanetary) intrigue, and the old forced-gladiatorial-combat classic.