Tag Archives: Game Inspired

Zelda Forest Maze Demo – Smile Game Builder (Beta)

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Remember the Lost Woods forest maze in The Legend of Zelda (NES)? Demo for Smile Game Builder This is a workable variation of it in Smile Game Builder. It was an experiment in an early build to see if it

Major Updates Catchup

I’ve been totally remiss with updates on RPG Maker Times. I’m not going to make excuses for this, but will say that these past few months have been extremely busy with work, various projects and side-projects and a bout of

Bringing Tutorials Up-to-Date

Finally, I’ve started bringing all the tutorials on the site up-to-date, starting with the Final Fantasy Mystic Quest Battlefield System Tutorial (now including a downloadable demo). Over the next few weeks at least, I’ll try and continue bringing the rest

Wulf’s Choice Award – Coming Soon

With so many good quality games and software available for RPG Maker, both commercial and non-commercial, I decided to create the Wulf’s Choice Award. Not only is this to give games creators recognition for all their hard work, but also

Wulf's Choice Award – Coming Soon

With so many good quality games and software available for RPG Maker, both commercial and non-commercial, I decided to create the Wulf’s Choice Award. Not only is this to give games creators recognition for all their hard work, but also

Betrayal At Krondor Wordlock Script

Download Here For those who have played Betrayal At Krondor will know precisely what a "Wordlock" is. For those that don’t, it’s basically a chest (or door) locked by a riddle and they will only open once the correct word

Woodcutting Tutorial – RM2K3

Woodcutting DemoThe link to the demois no longer available here. This is how to create a basic woodcutting process in RM2K3, similar to that used in Runescape, but without the experience points gained. Using the “defaults” from a new Project,

Final Fantasy Mystic Quest Battlefield System Tutorial

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This tutorial teaches how to set up a multi battle system similar to the one used in Final Fantasy Mystic Quest, where you can clear out certain areas (represented by crossed swords in the game). It’s a simple method that

Blue Mage Skill Tutorial — Random Target

This is an expansion of the Blue Magic Skill tutorial, but instead of targeting monsters in sequence (i.e. starting with the first monster then going onto the next after that monster is slain), we can create a routine where the

Blue Mage Skill Tutorial — Method I

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The most common tutorial I’m asked for is for a "Blue Mage" skill. For those that don’t know, it’s a job class from the Final Fantasy series, where characters can learn enemy skills. Blue Mages were introduced in Final Fantasy