The Mythic Guide to Heroes & Villains

This series is by Antonio del Drago.

In this series we share detailed insight into the worlds of heroes and villains. We explore how they think, how they act, what creates them, and what can destroy them.


Part 1

Why Do We Have Heroes?

Heroes reflect life principals that we all seek to understand and emulate.


Part 2

The Hero Archetype and the Hero’s Journey

Heroes often embark on a journey, whether literally or metaphorically. More often than not, this journey follows a specific formula.


Part 3

Courageous and Skilled Heroes

The hero archetype has several characteristics that are synonymous with the role. Two of these, bravery and skill, are among the most important.