Title Screen Menu Complete

Otherworld Animated Title

The menu for the Title Screen is now complete (but it’s not yet completed). Perfect Font Choosing fonts can be nightmarishly time-consuming! A while ago, back when I was a desktop publisher, someone told me something I’ve never forgotten: "There’s

New Animated Title Screen (Partial)

Otherworld Animated Title

The animation for Otherworld‘s Title Screen has been revamped, vastly different from its original RMVXA port-over version. This doesn’t include the new menu, as that’s still being developed. The background animation is care of Iavra’s excellent Video Title Plugin, which

Otherworld Engine In Progress

Otherworld Engine Plugin

Otherworld Engine The Otherworld Engine is a core plugin to manage the other aspects of Otherworld (Title Screen and its menu, Status Screen, Equipment Screen, etc.), but also for additional functions that help with that customization. Each part has its

New Official Status Screen Layout

Otherworld Status Screen

I spent today – on and off, then on again – doing the new Status Screen layout. And finally finished the template and the base plugin! Graphics can be very time-consuming, especially if you hate creating them in the first

Happy Otherworldly Easter 2016

Happy Easter Holidays from Otherworld! If you think the Easter Bunny is cute and fluffy, then think again! Not everything is as it seems in Otherworld! Most people are familiar with the Christian concept of Easter, which celebrates Christ’s resurrection

New Status Screen Layout (Template)

Otherworld Status Screen

This is the new Status Screen layout template for Otherworld. It still needs a bit of work, including section boxes and better profile info. I’d also like to add a more graphical equipment model, depending on gender, that shows equipment

Blog Retrofit Complete

The blog retrofit has been completed! And it only took a few hours to do – less than I thought it would take. A lot of the posts relating to the RMVXA version have been removed. With some of the

Small Update And Plans

This is just a small update. As you can see, the new layout is almost complete. I have to do a few final tweaks before I’ll be satisfied with it. This theme has been brought up-to-date in line with the

New Site Theme

Otherworld is undergoing a major theme overhaul! As of this post, it’s nowhere near complete, but over the course of the next few weeks I’ll be tweaking it to fit the game’s overall theme. The purpose of this revamp is

Map/Compass HUD Plugin

Map/Compass HUD Plugin

The Map/Compass HUD plugin used in Otherworld has been implemented in the game (and is available for download and use in your own projects). It displays the location, compass direction and player XY coordinates on the map. This is relevant