WRITER'S BLOCK

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Free World Building Tools, Tips, and the Websites to Find Them.
Random Name, Term, Map Generators, Organization and Writing Tips, and More!
04/30/2017 04:08 AM
Villain RPG: A Hero's Tale
Black, White and Gray
01/15/2017 02:57 PM
Game Design: The Mirror of One's Self
He who knows his aspirations knows his future.
01/15/2017 02:55 PM
Bridging Story and Gameplay: Critical Moments
An example and discussion of storytelling through gameplay
03/11/2016 10:01 PM
What is Horror, a genre to RPG Maker Gams?
A standard approach to understand a modern genre known as horror.
02/06/2016 02:12 AM
H.A.C.T. (Horror Antagonist Creation Tips)
It's HACK but with a T on it. Plus, it's been published days before Christmas arrived!
12/23/2015 06:35 AM
Hero vs. Villain
"Die, monster! You don't belong in this world!"
11/18/2015 10:06 AM
An Evil Piece of Information
What is one of the main things in the game? Story. Who drives the story? Villains of course! An article about guys we love to hate!
11/16/2015 12:07 AM
How to Blog!
And how to get on that Best 'o Blogs list
10/07/2015 02:37 PM
Please, Stop Writing Happy Endings
A plea to writers and designers
08/31/2015 08:50 PM
The Quarry
The Quarry is a three-part article about the roots of many game makers – early, unfinished projects – and rediscovering their scattered pieces of unused potential.
11/12/2014 11:33 AM
How to write 300 words!
An informative article about how to pimp out your reviews
06/13/2014 08:57 PM
Focus and Intent
Using simple meditation techniques to cut down on brain-chatter and to keep your project fresh and exciting.
08/28/2013 07:37 PM
Conveying Thinking Without those Unsightly Ellipses
Dialogue can get really cluttered with dots all over the place.
08/28/2013 11:31 AM
Overcoming Creative Blocks In Game Making
A list of tactics to overcome a creative block.
05/31/2013 09:15 AM
Review Criteria and Guidelines
Unsure of what to do with your review? Read on!
03/14/2013 08:23 AM
GAME DESIGNER'S MANIFESTO: PART FIVE (SHAPING YOUR WORLD)
In which we discuss how to build a suitable world for a fantasy or science fiction game.
02/02/2013 03:18 AM
RMNverse Radio Drama
Detective Gumshoe finds himself ensnared by an unsolved murder mystery on Space Station 7.
01/07/2013 06:20 AM
Writing Tip: How Smutty should you make Your Game?
When used cleverly, smut can be an amazing tool to enhance a story. However, when used badly, or worse; as an afterthought, --"Oh hey, let's add some smut scenes!"-- smut can utterly ruin an otherwise entertaining game.
08/15/2012 06:28 PM
The Secret Diary of Dale Chipper
A mini-series about a private detective in the RMNverse.
04/16/2012 05:49 AM
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Writer's Block
The storytelling category is for articles about creating well-rounded heroes, villains, background stories and even worlds!