RPG Maker XP
'rpg maker xp' lets you create an original role-playing game without any specialized knowledge or training. You might think it s hard to make great games, but it s a breeze when you use rpg maker xp. First, make a map that will serve as the stage for your adventure, then set up your heroes, enemy monsters, items, magic-everything you need for a good rpg.
Finally, create some events and place them around the map, and your very own rpg is complete. Map making is simple and easy when you have tiles to work with.
You can even use ready made graphics for heroes and monsters, so all you have to do is give them stats and a names
Townspeople, dungeons, treasure chests, boss battles
All of the things that help develop an rpg s story can be created through events
You ll find a wide array of events stored under event commands, from simple text and graphic displays to variable wrangling technical tricks
Just select a series of commands and you ve created an event
You can even find clever ways of stringing together these commands for more sophisticated events or sneak in a trap or two
Rpg maker xp comes complete with tons of sample data, including graphics for characters, monsters, map tiles, magic effects, battles, and more
You ll never have to draw a single pixel if you use these ready made materials to create your rpg masterpiece
Of course, you can also create your own unique graphics for games
Rpg maker xp supports the png graphic format as well as midi, wav, and ogg vorbis sound formats, making it easy to include your own original data
Save your completed game as a game disk and you can burn it onto a cd rom to give to your friends or distribute it over the internet for other gamers to enjoy
You can even market your creations as shareware