Questions tagged [rpg-maker]

RPG Maker is a series of tools for producing 2D role-playing games for a variety of platforms.

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How do you script movement of two or more characters at the same time in RPG Maker MV?

Its not quite clear how to move 2 characters at the same time from and to fixed positions. Within the tutorials for RPG Maker MV users are shown how to script the movement of single characters at a ...
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How to make party members appear and move to begin a conversation scene in RPG Maker MV?

A common conversation starting trope in JRPGs, when the party is represented as a single character, is for the characters to come out of the player's position and begin talking with each other and the ...
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What is causing this error in rpg maker mv “Animated Sideview Enemies plugin”

I am having trouble with this plugin because when I use it to attack It gives an error. You can clearly see using magic works fine, it only seems to cause the error when attacking and only when using ...
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RPG Maker MV item quest

I'm trying to make a quest. When the quest is activated (switch is on), monsters should drop a certain quest item. After the quest is finished (switch is off), those monsters should stop dropping the ...
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How do I make a quest requiring a certain number of a specific item?

I'm trying to create a quest (in RPG Maker MV) where the player has to collect 35 berries. But when I go to create the conditional branch, this is what I see: It does not let me add a number limit, ...
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Can RPG Maker MV be used to make an “open world” 2D game? [closed]

I understand that this software is really catering towards the JRPG style, but I'm interested in making a "16Bit" style open-world RPG. Does anyone know if that's plausibly achievable with RPG Maker ...
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whats the difference between the two switches in rpg maker mv?

I dont understand what the difference between the top and bottom set of switches in rpg maker mv, can someone please explain.
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How to move while a timer is going in an event

I'm trying to make a switch activated gate and this is what I have setup so far "picture #1" but what happens when the timer is going on, I cannot move. so what I'm trying to do is go through the ...
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Accessing variables defined in another .js file in rpgmaker MV

I'm coming from C++, diving into JS and enjoying the journey so far but I've been at an en passe for the past 2 days and I'm exhausted. I need help figuring out how to access variables across plugins....
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How to efficiently implement Dijkstra's path finding algorithm?

As per this answer: How to devise an algorithm for a person being on a walk? I tried to implement a simple path finding algorithm. The map is 60x60 tiles total, and walkable tiles are even fewer: (...
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Controlling two events at once using RPG Maker MV

I am trying to make a doorway that is 2 tiles high. I have created an item called, Door Key. But I want both event tiles To hide or remove when I use the ...
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RPG Maker MV Inverse Level Progression and new Stats

I'm trying to make something like Vampire: Dark Ages in RPG Maker MV, but the problem is that I need new stats and a reverse level progression, as long as you start at 12nd generation (like the "level ...
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RPG Maker MV stop refreshing items in shop

Well, the thing is that i've been using Attachable Augments (a GREAT plugin made by Yanfly, check yanfly.moe for more info) for a while, but I feel that something was not there. You can buy items and ...
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What are the differences between all RPG Maker products? [closed]

I can't find a complete chart of differences between the many versions of RPG Maker. There's only a partial list of features here. On the official site there are: RPG Maker MV RPG Maker VX Ace RPG ...
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How can I prevent a follower from participating in fights in RPG Maker?

I'm developing a game with RPG Maker VX Ace. In this game, one of your followers is ghost-like demon that observes the player. I was going to have him appear during dialogues, but all of the ...
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How to intentionally make an RPG maker game crash?

I'm currently working on a game project that involves tricking the user into thinking the game experienced a bug/glitch and crashed. The reason that I want to code this is that I want to hide the file ...