How Ren’py Makes Indie Visual Novel Development Easy
June 07, 2012 :: Posted by - admin :: Category - Uncategorized
Ren’Py Visual Novel Engine is a completely free software engine which helops the creation of visual novels, a form of computer-mediated storytelling. With over 300 games, it has proved attractive to English language users. Ren’Py scripts have a movie-like syntax, and can additionally include blocks of code to allow advanced users to add new features of their own, making it very adaptable. It can be ported on Android, and it can be used on nearly all mainstream PC operating systems, including Windows, Mac OS and Linux. If you have a computer, then you can most likely run Ren’Py well. Anybody can start with Ren’Py and begin creating visual novels right off the bat. Ren’Py requires very little additional typing per line in order to have a character say something; in Ren’Py scripts, characters and variables are referenced by name, not by number, making it simple to create dialogue. It comes with a template game to help you to get started, as well as documentation and a reference manual. The Ren’Py forum has a helpful community of game developers, ready to assist new users to the software. Incredibly easy to learn for beginners and advanced users alike, Ren’Py will supply creative artists for years to come in creating visual novels.