WRITING

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My Handy-Dandy Guide to Tints. Yes. Tints.
A simple tint. That is all it takes to make an ordinary map... extra-ordinary.
12/03/2013 05:56 AM
How to Create Guilds and Clubs
Create shops and organizations with exclusive benefits for members!
12/01/2013 02:49 AM
Custom Graphics (Non-NPC)
The uses and pitfalls of non-NPC graphics.
11/30/2013 03:47 PM
Custom NPC Graphics
The do's and don'ts of custom NPCs visuals.
11/28/2013 02:15 PM
Custom NPC Flags
An in-depth look at customizing NPCs.
11/26/2013 10:32 PM
Interactive Backgrounds
Backgrounds with special properties.
11/24/2013 12:01 AM
Stretchy Shrinky Flippy Blocks
A how-to for making flip block platforms.
11/23/2013 09:21 PM
My basic mapping commandments
Simple tips to give you amazing looking maps
11/21/2013 05:32 AM
Windows 8 and RM2K3
Some tips to try to get your RM2k3 games running smooth in windows 8
10/28/2013 03:29 AM
RPGMAKERVXACE - Basic Job System
how to create a simple set up for job systems in your game.
10/27/2013 08:16 PM
Pixel Art Demonstration Technique
a demonstration of how to make realistic isometric stone blocks
10/27/2013 08:15 PM
RPGMAKERVXACE - Advanced Lighting Techniques
how to use parallax lighting effects.
10/27/2013 08:12 PM
RPGMAKERVXACE - Making Your Battles Side view
make the fight side view instead of head on or first person.
10/27/2013 07:30 PM
RPGMAKERVXACE - Transforming mid battle
make a character transform appearance and or skills in battle
10/27/2013 07:28 PM
RPGMAKERVXACE - Making Things Random
How to randomize events to change things up for your players.
10/27/2013 07:26 PM
RPGMAKERVXACE - Simple Player Character Creation
allow the player choices in their character design.
10/27/2013 07:24 PM
RPG Maker VX Ace Complete Beginners Guide
Season 2 of the series gives users information on RPG Maker VX Ace and teaches them how to get started!
10/20/2013 06:00 PM
Turn in Place
Allows the hero to change direction without moving by holding a button.
10/06/2013 09:21 PM
Methodical Chaos I -or- An Introduction to Randomness in Game Design
In which I discuss how random numbers can be a great tool for game designers
10/05/2013 12:39 AM
FFT Style Job/Misssion System
Create a missions system with just events.
10/01/2013 05:18 AM

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Adventure Game Studio
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Clickteam Fusion 2
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Dot World Maker
EasyRPG
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Engine001
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IG Maker
ika
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RPG Maker 2000
RPG Maker 2003
RPG Maker 95
RPG Maker MV
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RPG Maker XP
RPG Toolkit
RPG Tsukuru 2000
RPG Tsukuru 2003
rpgboss
Sim RPG Maker 95
Smile Game Builder
Solarus
Sphere
Stencyl
Super Mario Bros NES Builder
Super Mario Bros. X
TURBU
Unity
Unreal Engine 4
Verge3
Zelda Classic

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!