StoryWeaver is for Inspiration It employs a revolutionary step-by-step approach to story development that carries you from concept to completion, constantly folding your new work into what you developed earlier in the process so you always have a complete, evolving story that grows in depth and richness.
Dramatica is for Structure. It is the world’s only story development software with a patented interactive Story Engine that helps you find holes and inconsistencies in your underlying structure and even suggests how to fill and fix them!
How They Work Alone or Together
By itself, StoryWeaver appeals to intuitive writers who like to follow their Muse and develop their stories as they go.
By itself Dramatica appeals to structural writers who like to work out all the details of their stories logically before they write a word.
But, the finished work of a structural writer can often lack passion, which is where StoryWeaver can help. And the finished work of an intuitive writer can often lack direction, which is where Dramatica can help.
So, while each kind of writer will find one program or the other the most initially appealing, both kinds of writers can benefit from both programs.
What They Do
Dramatica is a tool to help you build a perfect story structure. It focuses on the underlying logic of your story, making sure there are no holes or inconsistencies.
StoryWeaver is a tool to help you build your story's world. It focuses on the creative process, boosting your inspiration and guiding it to add depth, detail and passion to your story.