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Purple Phantom

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#283385 Purple Phantom in MV

Posted by Purple Phantom on 08 May 2017 - 07:58 PM

I could help you out, Rez!




#283227 A Question On Custom Names

Posted by Purple Phantom on 04 May 2017 - 11:37 AM

6 is my average. Its long enough for most short names and abbreviations of lon ones.

If cut offs are ur concern you could always try a word wrap script. Im sure theres some out there for this type of problem.

Im on phone/at work so i cant link any atm tho.

Here is Killo's Word Wrapping script. :3




#282907 Anti-Piracy Measures in Video Games

Posted by Purple Phantom on 26 April 2017 - 02:45 PM

Some game devs really don't want their games being pirated. I am one of them. In fact, when it comes to things other than music, I'm extremely anti-piracy. (I full on admit to ripping songs off of YouTube so I can listen to them when the internet's gone out.) So, when I discovered that you can have anti-piracy measures in video games, I was excited! "You can stop people from pirating your games?" I thought to myself, "Fantastic!"

 

This Theory and Dev post is for people to share their brilliant ideas for anti-piracy measures.

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Without further ado, here are my ideas (some inspiration given) for anti-piracy measures!

 

NOTE: Most of these will take at least a little coding on the dev's part to get it working correctly. Keep that in mind.

 

An access code you get with the game's purchase. - More or less, you get an access code with the purchase of the game and have to enter it. Without proper programming, however, the code could easily be leaked, as opposed to being a random code that the game recognizes.

 

A key point in the game won't activate. - If the game is pirated, it fools you into thinking you've gotten away with it, only for you to discover that a certain point in the game that allows you to continue on simply won't activate. If I used this in Aftermath: Gears of Hope, for example, I'd make it so that you couldn't get into the Ruins (an area necessary for almost every run of the game) and/or Peterson Manor (an area necessary from every run of the game).

 

Invincible Bosses. - Bosses (or at least one boss, anyway) are completely unbeatable.

VARIATION: Bosses auto-activate the second you walk into a room. Attacks do nothing. The boss' attacks do everything.

VARIATION: The game begins with a boss that chastises you for pirating the game for for one-hitting you.

 

Secret Ending. - The game starts and, not too long after that, the game abruptly ends with a "secret ending" that gives you some message. Whether or not that message is anti-piracy is up to the dev.

VARIATION: The game crashes on startup, making even the intro completely unplayable.

 

Remove a key feature. - Games like Mirror's Edge are the inspiration for this one. EA and DICE removed the ability to run in pirated copies of the game, making it impossible to actually play the game.

 

Save game deletion. - During certain points of the game (a final boss, for instance, for people like me who really want to see an end put to stealing somebody's sweat, blood, tears, hard work and the entire reason why they've been sitting at a computer with their maker of choice open for hours on end), every saved game on the programme will be deleted. If you die or close the game, you'll have to start over from the beginning. Bonus points if the game scours the computer for every instance of that particular game's save files and deletes those, too, for those players who like to back up their saves.

 

Give me more ideas in the comments below! ^_^

 

NOTE: By putting your idea on this thread, you are giving everyone permission to use it, including me, because I'm definitely going to be hooking all kinds of measures up to every one of my games.




#282834 Purple Phantom in MV

Posted by Purple Phantom on 23 April 2017 - 03:25 PM

Have you ever wanted Purple Phantom to be in your game? If so, this is the resource for you! While this version defaults for MV, you're a simple resize away from having this magnificent character in any RM engine! Purple Phantom (also known as Stevie Skerry) comes in a variety of classes for maximum uniqueness! Each class comes with a sprite, battler, downed sprite and a face. I don't know what faces you need in your games, so I only made a default one. I assume you guys can take it from there. ;)

 

Angel

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Demon

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Mage

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Magical Girl

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Thief

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Warrior

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I'll update with more classes at a later date. In the mean time, I hope you enjoy!

 

TERMS OF USE:

Credit Purple Phantom.

No use in H games.

No having me swear - I'm a good phantom! (Usually.)

 

Let me know what classes you think would be fun to have me as!




#282800 Amy's MV Stuff

Posted by Purple Phantom on 20 April 2017 - 06:54 PM

I just wanted to say this: Klaus is hot. Thank you for this amazing contribution. o_o




#282197 The Sinclair Saga: Anastasiya

Posted by Purple Phantom on 28 March 2017 - 08:47 PM

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The Sinclair Saga: Anastasiya

A game about a warrior woman on a mission to save the world.

 

Genre: Fantasy, Action, RPG

 

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Mapping: 5%

Eventing: 5%

Story: 95%

Characters: 100%

 

I'm aiming to finish this game before November 20th of this year (2017), as it's a birthday present for my Mum. Expect a demo upon completion and the full game about three days to a week after the 20th of November.

 

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Anastasia Sinclair

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Krynn McCree

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Althia Clarke

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Odessa Sinclair

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Nissassa Bishop

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Michaelis Clacher

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Vylania Stocker

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Bliant Ackerman

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Patricia "Patty" Beck

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Cyran Blood

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HimeWorks - Scripting

Vlue - Scripting

Galv - Scripting

Syvkal - Scripting

Yato - Scripting

Neon Black - Scripting

Gump - Scripting

Shiggy - Scripting

Purple Phantom - Story, Characters, Actually making the game, voice acting

Enterbrain - Music, Graphics and engine

Archeia - Graphics

EvilEagles - Graphics

Joren "Tensei" de Bruen - Music

My Mum - Being awesome

 

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NOTE: NONE OF THESE MAPS ARE FINISHED. I AM FULLY AWARE THAT THEY ARE RATHER EMPTY. I WILL UPDATE THIS SECTION AS I GO. I ONLY HAVE SCREENSHOTS IN THIS POST RIGHT NOW BECAUSE IT'S A NECESSARY PART OF GETTING MY GAME INTO THE UNFINISHED GAMES SECTION. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.

 

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Why are you posting this so early in development?

Because I want to get it completely finished - voice acting and all - before my Mum's birthday. If I post something in recruitment with little to no information, I'm not going to get many people interested; however, if I post a post for a game in progress, I'll probably get more people interested in helping me out.

 

Why make an entire game for your Mum?

Because she works hard to take care of me, so why not work hard on something fun and exciting? Also, I love my Mum and just want to make her something cool in general.

 

^_^ Ask me any questions you have about this game! I'll answer them! ^_^

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#282144 Non RPGMaker games

Posted by Purple Phantom on 25 March 2017 - 01:26 PM

 

 

New area - Unity and Gamemaker

Yay! :D The two other engines I'm trying to figure out! :D




#281696 I'm currently in a state of moderate distress

Posted by Purple Phantom on 05 March 2017 - 01:18 PM

Yo! ^_^




#280542 Twists!

Posted by Purple Phantom on 10 January 2017 - 05:45 PM

Twist! Sharks start walking on land.




#280538 Greyscale Blood Censor

Posted by Purple Phantom on 10 January 2017 - 03:18 PM

I think I'll go without the greyscale censor, then. However, it looks freaking cool, so I think I'll have some scenes be in greyscale - not for censoring, though. Just because it looks cool and fits in with the moment.

 

As for flashback scenes, those will be completely in drawn cutscenes, rather than sprited cutscenes (that'd take a lot of custom spriting and the like and I'm not in the mood to deal with that XD), but greyscale would be cool for that! :D :D

 

Thanks for all your help, guys! ^_^




#280359 Windowskin Not Loading

Posted by Purple Phantom on 04 January 2017 - 02:35 PM

Oh. My. Gosh. -facepalm- Thank you so much, Flashy! XDDD

 

This can be closed, now. XP




#280207 Wheelchair

Posted by Purple Phantom on 27 December 2016 - 08:30 PM

How about this:

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That'd work. (PROFESSOR X YAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAS)




#279789 Shipwreck Survival Game

Posted by Purple Phantom on 06 December 2016 - 03:10 PM

So, I got this idea that, while I was waiting for resources for Aftermath: Gears of Hope, I could work on a game about surviving on an island after a shipwreck.

 

My ideas so far:

-Survival system

-Night/Day system

-Several survivors

-Crafting system

-Alt. character skins for separate outfits

-Game ends when you escape the island... But you don't have to!

 

Feel free to shoot me ideas.




#279010 Month-long Making! (Contest)

Posted by Purple Phantom on 07 November 2016 - 02:15 PM

Ayo! I would like to sign up!




#278158 Ask a random question

Posted by Purple Phantom on 12 October 2016 - 09:53 PM

Somebody very near and dear to me decided to put us on a juice fast for 30 days. In October, when my sugar addiction hits is peak. WHY IN THE HECK DID ANYBODY THINK THIS WAS A GOOD IDEA?!