RPG Maker In The News

RPG Maker is no stranger to the news! When RPG Maker, its games, or its developers make the headlines, we'll be sure to post about it here and keep you updated! Everything from mainstream blog posts to news stories to reviews are fair game!

Actual Sunlight Coming to the PS Vita this August

07/29/2015 Source: TWINFINITE

Actual Sunlight, a game about love and depression, is heading from PC to PS Vita

07/29/2015 Source: Pocket Gamer

Check out Destructoid Story R, an RPG based on the Destructoid community!

07/19/2015 Source: DESTRUCTOID

Destructoid Story R | Let's Play

07/19/2015 Source: DESTRUCTOID

Introducing Atonement: Scourge of Time, A Different Kind Of RPGMaker Game

07/17/2015 Source: niche gamer

Get Into Basic Game Creation With Humble Bundle

07/08/2015 Source: tom'sHARDWARE


07/08/2015 Source: The Otaku's Study

New Humble Bundle Wants to Help You Make Your Own Games

07/07/2015 Source: Gamespot

Story-driven Always Sometimes Monsters brings the drama to iOS and Android

05/28/2015 Source: Pocket Gamer

For Two Years, The Kanye West RPG Has Been Hiding A Disturbing Secret

05/18/2015 Source: Kotaku

One teacher's battle to make a game

05/18/2015 Source: MCV UK

Last Word Review

05/12/2015 Source: Gamer Headlines

Beautiful political JRPG Melancholy Republic heads into its final week on Kickstarter

05/08/2015 Source: play.tm

UWGB students take to the tracks for real-life gaming experience

05/05/2015 Source: University of Wisconsin Green Bay

RPG Maker 2003 Gets an Official English Release

04/28/2015 Source: RPGamer

RPG Maker 2003 Now Officially Available on Steam in English

04/26/2015 Source: Gamasutra

DIY Game Development: The Best Tools For Aspiring Devs

04/19/2015 Source: Game Rant

Freeware Japanese Horror Game Bevel’s Painting Translated Into English

03/12/2015 Source: siliconera

Unraveled Hands-on

03/12/2015 Source: NZGAMER

The Best Free Tools For Making Your Own Video Games

03/09/2015 Source: lifehacker

Corpse Party: Blood Covered …Repeated Fear to Feature New & Exclusive Content on Nintendo 3DS

03/02/2015 Source: Nintendo Enthusiast

Restore Magic To A Quiet World In RPG Maker Game Stargazer

02/27/2015 Source: siliconera

RPG Maker Sale Hits Bundle Stars

02/24/2015 Source: HardcoreGamer

Upcoming RPG Amber Throne Has A Beautiful Painterly Look

01/16/2015 Source: siliconera

CentreTerm 2015: Dr. Harney’s class explores how history plays out in video games

01/14/2015 Source: Centre College

Omori is a surreal, psychological horror game that's heading to 3DS

01/09/2015 Source: Pocket Gamer UK

Indie Psychological Horror RPG Omori Coming To PC And Nintendo 3DS

01/07/2015 Source: siliconera

Lisa Review: The End of Humanity

01/07/2015 Source: technology tell

6 Indie Games From 2014 You Shouldn’t Miss

01/05/2015 Source: The Koalition

The Moving Pixels Podcast Goes 'To the Moon'

01/05/2015 Source: PopMatters

Previous Years

Skyborn is surprisingly striking 12/30/2014

9 New Creative Projects To Make With Tech In 2015 12/29/2014

Review: LISA - The Painful RPG 12/26/2014


Avoid A Killer Stalking The Darkness In Korean Indie Horror Game Enigma 12/19/2014

Latest Humble Bundle offers seven RPGs 12/18/2014

Blackbird Miming In the Dead of Night: Kan Gao's A Bird Story 11/10/2014

Pokemon Insurgence: The Pokemon We Need and Deserve 11/07/2014

To the Moon creator on his wordless follow-up A Bird Story 11/07/2014

DarkEnd Review: To the void, and back again 11/06/2014

Myanmar’s first RPG isn’t great, but it’s a great start 11/03/2014

Sacred Tears True: A Game Of Milds 11/01/2014

Editorial: Reflecting on Gender Equality and Pushing Forward 10/30/2014

Review: The Sacred Tears TRUE (PC) 10/24/2014

Review: DarkEnd 10/20/2014

October Distress Fest: Logan’s Top 5 Horror Games 10/05/2014

Humble Store Offers 'RPG Maker VX Ace' and More For Cheap 10/03/2014

Incoming! Our 15 most anticipated iOS and Android games for October 2014 09/29/2014

Aldorlea Games’ Undefeated Coming to iOS, Android 09/24/2014

RPG Maker heads to mobile with new porting abilities 09/17/2014

RPG Maker Franchise Gets Steam Midweek Madness Sale 09/16/2014

Millennium 2 Available On Steam 07/13/2014

There Are Way Too Many Indie RPGs 07/10/2014

Make Your Own Games With These Easy To Use Tools 06/17/2014

Humble Weekly Bundle With RPG Maker Breaks Sale Record 06/04/2014

Humble Weekly RPG Maker Bundle Released 05/29/2014

Humble Bundle Weekly: RPG Maker 05/29/2014

Check out Destructoid Story, a visual novel based on the Dtoid community! 04/25/2014

OMORI is the horror RPG I have been dreaming of 04/25/2014

Cult Horror Game Is Getting A Live-Action Film 04/25/2014

Actual Sunlight Review (PC) 04/08/2014

Dev: Gone Home demake is an experiment in mutability, an accidental exercise in panic 12/27/2013

Gone Home: The 16-bit JRPG 12/27/2013

Gone Home Being Remade as 16-Bit RPG by Fan 12/24/2013

Microsoft Channels LittleBigPlanet and Minecraft With "Project Spark" Beta 12/04/2013

New Steam Autumn Sale 2013 Flash Deals Include Prototype 2, Gone Home, More 11/28/2013

Actual Sunlight, a game about depression, goes 3D with open beta 11/17/2013

Game Creation Suite RPG Maker VX Ace Half Off Through Gamestop 11/11/2013

Another Anecdote In The Game-Development-Is-Great-For-Learning-Stuff Pile 11/04/2013

An RPG Where You're A Random NPC 10/14/2013

League of Legends: Jinx's lore, as told through an RPG Maker video 10/03/2013

On RPG Maker and Game Engines 09/21/2013

New Resource Packs Now Available for RPG Maker 09/09/2013

From The “No Shit, Sherlock” Dept.: Writing A Game Is Hard 08/23/2013

Daily Deal - RPG Maker VX Ace, 66% Off 08/06/2013

Real Time Combat Tutorial–RPG Maker VX Ace 07/26/2013

One Aussie Fan's Quest To Remake Final Fantasy VII... In 2D 07/26/2013

Become Kanye West for a day in indie RPG Kanye Quest 3030 07/25/2013

Free Kanye West RPG Takes The Whole Phenomenon To A New Level 07/24/2013

It's Time We Put The Bald Space Marine Away. It's Time To Make Games For More People. 01/08/2013

Warning: Adult Content! The Sex Game That Crossed Lines and Unnerved Its Creator 05/09/2012