WRITING

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How to write 300 words!
An informative article about how to pimp out your reviews
06/13/2014 08:57 PM
Point n' click game!
Make a point n' click adventure game in RM2k3 with Powermode! (minimal knowledge required)
06/02/2014 02:46 PM
Advanced RPG Maker Issue 2
The second issue of an RPG Maker eZine looks at inspirational places both online and in the real world.
05/16/2014 07:32 AM
Advanced RPG Maker Issue 1
The first issue of an RPG Maker eZine looks at planning, project threads, and Dargor's FFVI SDK.
05/16/2014 07:30 AM
Designing Art for Videogames
How can you use the elements of art to make visually engaging games?
05/15/2014 08:07 PM
The underappreciated background sounds
Learn the ins and outs of ambient sound.
05/02/2014 10:07 PM
Chipset handeling by RPG Maker 2003
An explanation of how RM2K3 handles (custom) chipsets.
05/01/2014 11:38 AM
Game Information Organization
Some tips for better organizing your game text files. You do have some right?
04/30/2014 09:08 PM
How to use RMN's custom message box code
Spoilers, Videos, SoundCloud, MP3s (Part of a HOW-TO guide to using RMN's services)
03/18/2014 10:23 PM
DorkLord's NoScript Slot Machine
NoScript Slot Machine Tutorial with editable sample project fully commented
03/18/2014 07:05 AM
Thawed Notes on Game Chill - A Game Chill 2013 overview
Exactly what it says on the tin.
03/08/2014 12:43 AM
Game Design Tip #2: Exterminating Bugs!
Learn how to exterminate glitches and bugs in your game more easily.
02/27/2014 02:49 PM
Camera Control Techniques for your Game
Better cut-scenes and effects with less time and effort
02/22/2014 04:22 PM
Game Design Tip #1: Testing Your Game More Efficiently
You are in control of your game; your game is not in control of you.
02/21/2014 07:05 AM
All Hallows' Event 2013 Podcast, Part 4
AHE2013 Podcast Part 4
02/07/2014 11:36 PM
Simplified/Tactical Combat
Big numbers are cool, but small numbers make your decisions MATTER.
02/04/2014 08:57 PM
All Hallows' Event 2013 Podcast, Part 3
AHE2013 Podcast Part 3
02/03/2014 05:41 PM
All Hallows' Event 2013 Podcast, Part 2
AHE2013 Podcast Part 2
01/30/2014 07:07 PM
All Hallows' Event 2013 Podcast, Part 1
AHE2013 Podcast Part 1
01/29/2014 02:33 PM
The Nerdcore Cabaret's Smile Time Happy Fish Taco Dance Party Concern
A geeky dance party for those who don't want to leave the house.
01/06/2014 02:24 AM

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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!