Welp! I entered into the IGMC 2018, but because the RPG Maker MV engine has this INTERESTING (to put it in the most PG way) bug of removing USED files when the exclude unused files box, I got DQ'd for lack of files. To be quite honest, I was FURIOUS! I LITERALLY took a month … Continue reading I get Engine Screwed!
Over the weekend, as I was finishing up the mapping for the game, I had a brilliant idea! Well, two actually. I decided to add a more visual component for two of the more important gameplay mechanics: Maker Ranks and Monstructs Making. I was sitting with my daughter and watching some YouTube, when I asked … Continue reading Rankings and Grades
It's been recently announced on the RPG Maker web forum that NINTENDO has decided to put the kibosh on the Pokemon Essentials, a customized set of scripts used by fans to make their own fan games that started back in the days of RPG Maker XP (circa 2006). A lot of good games were made … Continue reading Nintendo SHUTS DOWN RPG Maker’s POKEMON fan game ecosystem!
Good News! We're almost out of the GRAPHICAL Phase of development! The last few character sets are almost done. Music anyone? We'll be entering the tweaking/retooling/playtesting phase. God willing, everything for the demo release should be ready for the Revive the Dead 2: Deader or Alive Event on rpgmaker.net and for general release … Continue reading Yet ANOTHER Update!!
The answer is YES! There have been many games made with RPG Maker programs that have went on to have great reviews and loyal fanbases. Two that I've seen recently so far are Heart Beat and Lisa the Painful (franchise?) This is a buddy /monster collecting game with a very emotionally satisfying appeal and filled … Continue reading Can games made with RPG Maker be GOOD?