Does Antagonist Mean Villain?

Amethyst Champagne
3 min readSep 27, 2023

Hi, it’s me again, and this is the second part of my two-part series on Heros vs. Villains.

I’ve been thinking about writing on the topic for a while now, mainly because I believe many writers and readers misuse and are confused by these terms, and I want to clarify things.

So now, let’s dive in!

What is an Antagonist?

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Amethyst Champagne

I write personal stories, articles, and more in hopes of helping others.