Eldiron Creator is a cross platform creator for classic RPG games.

General Features

  • Create single-player or multi-player experiences.
  • Games run on any desktop, device or browser.
  • A sophisticated behavior node system makes it easy to implement any kind of game logic for areas, characters or systems (crafting, magic etc).
  • Nodes are backed by a full-featured scripting language.

Eldiron Creator UI Features

Tiles

Tiles

  • Eldiron comes with a variety of tile-maps for your RPG, however you can of course add your own. Currently Eldiron supports square time-maps only.
  • In the tile editor you can assign a role for each tile (like Environment, Road etc.) as well as tags and other meta information.

Regions

Regions

  • In the region editor you can create in-game regions like dungeons or cities.
  • Regions support up to 4 layers of tile transparency.
  • Create areas inside a game region and associate behavior nodes to, for example, open doors, spawn monsters or lay traps.
  • Create screen regions which display game regions or game and character status.

Characters

Regions

  • Create characters and define their behaviors via the behavior node system.
  • Debug character behavior in real-time via visual node updates.

Systems

Regions

  • Implement magic, combat, crafting or any other system in the systems editor.
  • Systems can be called from any character which makes it easy to implement basic game mechanics.

Items

  • A specialized node view for in-game items, their stats and effects (TODO).

Game

Regions

  • A specialized node view for the overall game mechanics. .

For more detailed information please reference the Eldiron Book.