Title Source Info
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
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
Looking Back: Balmung Cycle Part I: The Messenger and the Heretic
A look back at some classic Rpg Maker games
09/09/2013 06:00 AM
Tile Labelling Reference
This topic mostly covers some "hidden" stuff in VXAce's Tilesets.
09/01/2013 04:24 PM
“Let 'me' figure it out!”
Explaining the importance of games working on internal logic, and allowing players to solve dilemmas organically.
08/30/2013 06:16 PM
Summoning a time freezing creature.
Usefull trick for cutscnes.
08/30/2013 12:53 AM
Maps as Title Screens...
A mostly simple tutorial on making highly customizable title screens
08/29/2013 09:43 PM
Action Battle System in rpg maker 2003
A tutorial guiding you through the first steps of making a simple ABS
08/29/2013 07:09 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
Gaming Advice With Professor Know-It-All: How To Deal With Negative Criticism / Feedback
Just make sure to count to ten and breath
08/20/2013 09:42 AM
Dynamic SE Tutorial
In this tutorial I will teach you how to create a room in which when you walk into a certain area of the map, you will activate a common event and a sound effect will start quietly at first, and as you get closer and closer you'll hear more!
08/14/2013 12:51 PM
How to import window skins
Simple tut on importing window skins
08/09/2013 07:23 PM
Parallax Mapping For Beginners
A video tutorial showing some basic parallax mapping techniques.
07/19/2013 11:52 PM
Lesson 4: A Fetch Quest - Merte's RPG Maker VX Ace Video Tutorials
Learn how to make a little fetch quest. A man in the inn wants some mushrooms picked.
07/15/2013 09:15 PM
Lesson 3: Creating an inn - Merte's RPG Maker VX Ace Video Tutorials
Learn how to make an inn where the player can rest to recover his strength.
07/15/2013 12:43 PM
Lesson 2: Eventing a Teleport - Merte's RPG Maker VX Ace Video Tutorials
Make a teleport that moves the player between the world map and a town.
07/10/2013 10:26 PM
Gaming Advice With Professor Know-It-All: How To Keep Your Gaming Audience Entertained
Otherwise they’ll just go play something else that’s a lot more…“fun”
07/09/2013 11:27 PM

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Pixel Game Maker MV
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Smile Game Builder
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Article Categories

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.
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Writer's Block
The storytelling category is for articles about creating well-rounded heroes, villains, background stories and even worlds!