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Types of Characters
the character around whom the story revolves
anything or anyone who opposes the protagonist
a character about whom we know very little
a character about whom we know a great deal
a character who has the opportunity to change but does not
a character who changes when faced with the opportunity to do so
a character who highlights the main character usually by way of contrast
a character who is central to the story's plot
a character who is secondary to the story's plot
a modern character who must overcome the mundane situations in his life
a rogue character who lives by his wit rather than by his skills
a minor character who plays a stereotypical role
a major character who represents a universal type