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Writing a Fighting Series.:

 1 Chagen 46, Wed, 13th Oct '10 12:12:30 PM from I don't really know
Well, I'm writing a Touhou fanfic, Even A Chance Meeting, that is primarily a mix between a Rom Com and a Shonen Fighting Series, and I'm having trouble with that last part.

While I haven't really planned out any Story Arcs yet, I'm still wondering; How many fights is too many? How many can there be before readers go "Oh, god, not another one"? Also, how long should fights be in the first place? I don't want them to be so short there's no point, but I don't want them to 10 chapters long for just one. Coming up with a Shonen Fighting Series was harder than I thought would be.

Thanks in advance.

-Chagen46
"Who wants to hear about good stuff when the bottom of the abyss of human failure that you know doesn't exist is so much greater?"-Wraith
 2 Furiko Maru, Wed, 13th Oct '10 2:04:08 PM from The Arrogant Wasteland Relationship Status: He makes me feel like I have a heart
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Two chapters per fight is a good length, especially if your chapters are long.

As for number of fights overall, it depends on the number of characters.

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