Articles discussing computer RPG design, tabletop RPG design, as well as general game design and game theory.
Starting a new System for Foundry VTT isn't easy. Where do you even start? What kinds of tools do you need? I'll explain how to get started creating new Foundry VTT Systems in this article.
Interested in creating a new System for Foundry VTT? Follow along as I create a new Foundry VTT System for my homebrew sci-fi RPG, "FutureSpace".
Every Foundry VTT requires a Data Template which defines the Actor and Item entities in the new Foundry System. In this article, I will explain how to set up the Data Template to create a simple character definition.
Creating a new Actor for your custom Foundry VTT system can get really complicated. Let's start from a simple building block and create our own custom Actor Data Template.
Creating a new Item for your custom Foundry VTT system can get complicated fast. Let's start from a simple building block and create our own custom Item Data Template.
We are ready to make a custom item sheet for our Foundry VTT System. In this article, we cover how to create a custom Item Sheet for a new Foundry VTT System.
In Part 2 of my series, The Making Of Cosmic Drifter, we add support for animated monsters and add NPCs that you can chat with to learn about the game in the Starter Zone.
Part 3 of the Making Cosmic Drifter series. In this article, I will cover the Character Sheet and Background Skills as well as the RPG Maker plugins I used to support non-random character generation.
Want to simulate some common light types for your RPG game using Foundry VTT dynamic lighting? Here are some settings I recommend for glow-sticks, flashlights, and more.
There are some elements common to all the best computer RPG games. These features have been developed to support the activities that players like to do in a computer RPG.
Wish there was more quality sci-fi gaming content in the world? There are ways you can help independent content creators, without spending a penny. Check out all the easy ways you can help support sci-fi RPG content
Death - it can be a hassle or it can be exhilarating when playing a computer RPG. What do you think about death in your games? Should there be a penalty for dying outside the Starter Zone?
Modern computer RPGs offer many different options and features that help create more enjoyable gameplay. What are YOUR favorite computer RPG features?
Accurately representing characters, monsters, and NPCs in your own RPG is important. In this video, we will examine the most common character attributes in RPG games.
Have you ever wanted to play a certain kind of game but couldn't find just the right thing? Why not make your own computer RPG? In this series of articles, I will chart my progress in creating my own sci-fi computer RPG.
Players enjoy playing their RPG characters in their favorite role-playing game. But what exactly is an RPG character?
Make your own RPG in your spare time with minimal skills.
Join me on my journey to create my own RPGs to play online or share with my friends.
I'm an RPG maker and game designer who builds tabletop and electronic RPGs for fun in my spare time.
Contact me if you have questions or suggestions.