Summary of a beat sheet that “breaks down the three-act structure into bite-size, manageable sections, each with a specific goal for your overall story” as taken from the book, Save the Cat! by Blake Snyder.
Here is the list of each beat:
- Opening Image
- Break Into Two (Choosing Act Two)
- B Story
- The Promise of the Premise
- Bad Guys Close In
- All is Lost
- Dark Night of the Soul
- Break Into Three (Choosing Act Three)
- Final Image
This is a resource relevant for any media with a story. For the full description of each beat, visit Tim Stout’s blog here or visit Blake Snyder’s website here.