How non-cliche is your epic fantasy novel
There is a tone of great cliched works in fantasy even today, but that doesn't have to be you. Cliches that involve an evil wizard, wearing black - should be avoided like black widows.
"A good writer can take a good plot and make a mediocre/bad book, but a GREAT writer can take a horrible plot and make a BEAUTIFUL book." -Brandon Sanderson on writing... but few of us are great writers, so make an at least decent story. This quiz will tell you how much you should change. It is by no means perfect, but it touches important topics that most new writers miss.