Heracles Epic

Heracles Epic

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  • The Ordinary World
  • Call to Adventure
  • Crossing the Threshold
  • The story begins with Heracles, in the town of Thebes. One of the most popular mortal men among these people due to his superior, almost godly strength and charm
  • Test/Allies/Enemies
  • Heracles confronts the Minyans, and kills some of them causing war to break out between the town of Thebes and Minyan, with Heracles obliterating the Minyan army. The King of Thebes calls for marriage between Heracles and his daughter.
  • Reward
  • Heracles is driven mad due to the power of his mother who hates him. He commits serious crimes such as killing his children. He must atone for his sins against the people he loves and agrees to help the King of a faraway land who gives him 10 labors he must overcome. Heracles agrees.
  • Return
  • Heracles flies through the 10 challenges with his supreme strength and determination to give back for the sins he committed with help from other allies.
  • After completing two more challenges that were given to him because of the help he received, Heracles and his guilty conscience are wiped clean of his past.
  • Heracles finally returns home with a wiped guilty conscience and is granted immortality because of these 12 daunting tasks, resulting in him becoming a God.
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