ARTICLES

Title Source Info
RPG Maker Cola Podcast #010: A History of RPG Maker and RPGMaker.Net (w/ Archeia, Caz, Craze, Ocean, Liberty)
It’s a chill space where we get together skilled developers from the RPG Maker community to chat cordially and occasionally non-cordially about game development, game design and probably a whole bunch of unrelated other stuff, too!
03/16/2020 02:18 PM
Rpg Maker Cola Podcast #009 (w/ Housekeeping, visitorsfromdreams, zDS)
Your favourite game developers talk about rating Romancing Saga 2 on its romance, its sagas and its 2, the power of reusing assets while nobody notices, development methodology and why for some it just can be one big waterfall, and a rallying cry to MAKE.
03/08/2020 08:30 AM
Steam Direct Walkthrough
The grand tour of Steam Direct
02/23/2020 01:25 PM
RPG Maker Cola Podcast #006 (w/ Bart_Sol, Frogge, GourdClae & Punkitt)
Your favourite game developers talk about making Hollow Project together when they were literally teenagers, hard drive failures and losing entire games, how to deal with said setbacks, when fans send naughty pictures of your game’s character, AND MORE.
02/20/2020 12:21 PM
A handful of usable writing tips
Simple and concrete tips to write better dialogs for your game, along with exercises.
02/14/2020 01:47 AM
RPG Maker Cola Podcast #003 (w/ Jeroen_Sol & Kylaila)
We chat cordially and occasionally non-cordially about a bunch of game development and design topics. It’s casual, it’s cool... it’s Cola!
01/27/2020 11:58 PM
Featured Game, Featured Dev: Ghosthunter
An interview with the creator of Grimm's Hollow
01/19/2020 10:00 AM
Is VR Killing the JRPG?
Or can the two find common ground?
01/19/2020 12:39 AM
Featured Game, Featured Dev: unity
An interview with the creator of Last Minute Gift
01/03/2020 09:58 PM
RPG Maker Cola Podcast #002 (w/ Red_Nova & Rook (Slash))
Bosses & the Faithless: Some dang tootin' game developers talk about bosses, bosses, bosses, RPG battles that you are supposed to lose, workaholic-based development, and the terrors of the next big thing - Fortnite mixed with the MMO roguelike genre.
11/11/2019 12:37 PM
RPG Maker Cola Podcast #001 (w/ JosephSeraph & Frogge) ~SPOoOoKTACULAR!~
It’s a chill space where we get together skilled developers from the RPG Maker community to chat cordially and occasionally non-cordially about game development, game design and probably a whole bunch of unrelated other stuff, too!
10/31/2019 01:25 PM
Featured Game, Featured Dev: calunio
An interview with the creator of Beautiful Escape: Dungeoneer
10/22/2019 08:23 AM
Featured Game, Featured Dev: OldPat, round2
An interview with the creator of Karma Flow - The Prototype
09/22/2019 02:47 PM
Best Audio Format when using Music in RPG Maker Games
I have made a small table so that we can see what the music file format is more suitable for your project.
09/17/2019 07:00 PM
Featured Game, Featured Dev: Little Wing Guy
An interview with the creator of Villnoire
08/13/2019 11:32 AM
The 3 Modes of Engagement/Difficulty in RPGs
Something about difficulties and how to vary it up
08/11/2019 01:32 PM
How to make better rpgmaker trailers!!!
A cheat sheet.
07/31/2019 05:33 PM
The PRO of PROCRASTINATION
A short thought dump on procrastination
07/03/2019 08:03 PM
Featured Game, Featured Dev: zDS
An interview with the creator of Cope Island: Adrift
06/30/2019 06:30 AM
Jump into Javascript part 9
In which a year and a half later we finally look at game objects.
06/06/2019 02:02 AM

Article Categories

Anomalies
This section is a catch-all for anything that doesn't fit in the above categories. It may or may not be related to game making or RMN. It could have stories about pirates.
Artist Workshop
The articles in the artist workshop are geared towards making original sprites and tilesets for your game, which can help it stand out.
Game Design and Theory
This section is where all the amateur thinktanks write article regarding gameplay, with topics covering balance, dungeon design, battle systems, etc.
Programming and Mathematics
Need to do some heavy-duty coding or math work? This is the place.
Webcast
Broadcast your opinions over the Internet for all to hear!
Writer's Block
The storytelling category is for articles about creating well-rounded heroes, villains, background stories and even worlds!