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by Uthred
Mon Sep 03, 2012 7:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Are visual novels games?
Replies: 14
Views: 2141

Are visual novels games?

Does anyone have any decent academic sources regarding the question of whether visual novels are"games" or not? All I can find is forum arguments about it
by Uthred
Wed Aug 29, 2012 10:55 pm
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: Issues with customising the textbox
Replies: 7
Views: 687

Re: Issues with customising the textbox

Unfortunately, I'm not sure if that's possible since scene changes essentially clears the screen. Maybe someone else knows a way, but I'm glad to have helped some. c: Its cool, found the answer elsewhere. You just use "window show" which will keep the textbox there until you use "window hide" to hi...
by Uthred
Wed Aug 29, 2012 8:35 pm
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: Issues with customising the textbox
Replies: 7
Views: 687

Re: Issues with customising the textbox

You can try making it an imagemap, or you could make an image of the textbox by itself, use that, and then create an imagemap comprised of a separate image of only the clickable parts, kind of similar to a quick menu. Thanks for the suggestion, I took care of the navigation issue by adding two butt...
by Uthred
Wed Aug 29, 2012 7:36 pm
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: Issues with customising the textbox
Replies: 7
Views: 687

Issues with customising the textbox

I've two issues with customising the textbox. I have the textbox customised but every time the scene loads the customised textbox reloads, as some sections have lots of scene changes this is super distracting, is there any way to stop it reloading each time the scene reloads? The second issue is tha...
by Uthred
Tue Aug 28, 2012 11:35 am
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: Imagemap with labels?
Replies: 2
Views: 483

Re: Imagemap with labels?

Thanks that does seem to cover more or less everything I need. However when I replace the blank colours used for ground, image and hover with images the images seem to be "out of sync" e.g. the hotspots I cut out arent showing the correct portion of the idle or hover images. Edit: Clearing the cache...
by Uthred
Tue Aug 28, 2012 2:58 am
Forum: Ren'Py Questions and Announcements
Topic: Imagemap with labels?
Replies: 2
Views: 483

Imagemap with labels?

Hi, I'd like to use an imagemap for navigation, basically a map will be displayed, on the map are various nodes. When a user moves the mouse over a node the node is "highlight" and a label identifying the name of the location pops up. If a node has being visited then its default look is changed. Loo...