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by Northern
Fri Sep 02, 2016 7:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Generator Jam: "Now with 100% more TV Tropes!"
Replies: 5
Views: 851

Re: Generator Jam: "Now with 100% more TV Tropes!"

This sounds like an awesome jam to take part in, at least for the deadline.
by Northern
Tue Aug 30, 2016 1:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shout For Joy, Share Your Happiness
Replies: 750
Views: 76802

Re: Shout For Joy, Share Your Happiness

I semi-completed a very rough VN for Ludum Dare. I didn't submit it on time but I've decided to hold off on publishing it and polish it up just a little more. I had a basic summary for the idea when I first opened the new rpy file (heck, I even thought it was too cheesy of an idea 1/3 in and almost ...
by Northern
Tue Aug 30, 2016 1:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is importan in a character?
Replies: 17
Views: 2852

Re: What is importan in a character?

Both names and looks can be an important part of the story too, depending on your story. ^^;

But for the most part, it's exploring the character's growth and/or lesson that I typically focus on.
by Northern
Sat Aug 27, 2016 1:22 am
Forum: Asset Creation: Writing
Topic: How do YOU organise your characters?
Replies: 16
Views: 2193

Re: How do YOU organise your characters?

For me, I write a paragraph of a general description of anything noteworthy about a character (past, aspirations, current difficulties, etc) and compile all those paragraphs into one notepad file. Pretty simple but eh. Some of the details might not be included in the actual VN itself but I always fi...
by Northern
Wed Aug 24, 2016 4:10 pm
Forum: Asset Creation: Writing
Topic: What's the best way to write a VN Story?
Replies: 9
Views: 2922

Re: What's the best way to write a VN Story?

Imo... Let the characters tell the story and don't stress out too much on the rest. The different choices/branches are simply there to make it more interactive for the players. Different paths mean different actions/trains of thought, sometimes leading to different results/consequences, and thus dif...
by Northern
Tue Aug 23, 2016 6:26 pm
Forum: Welcome!
Topic: Guestbook
Replies: 5262
Views: 1254072

Re: Guestbook

Name: N
Location: USA
Opinion on Lemmasoft: Some of the games made here have interesting stories and it's nice to see how others work and progress on their projects. I think VNs are a rather neat form of (interactive) storytelling I'd like to try some time. Thanks for the tips and resources.