Design Tutorials

Tutorials sorted by area:

Editor Related

Basic Tutorial: Placing a Combat Event
Basic Tutorial: Placing a Shop Event
Basic Tutorial: Placing a Tavern Event
Basic Tutorial: Placing a Temple Event
Basic Tutorial: Placing a Text Statement Event
Basic Tutorial: Placing a Training Hall Event
Basic Tutorial: Placing a Transfer Module Event
Basic Tutorial: Creating an Overland Level

Intermediate Tutorial: Creating an Inn Event
Intermediate Tutorial: Placing a Chain Event
Intermediate Tutorial: Placing an Encounter Event
Intermediate Tutorial: Placing a Quest Stage Event
Intermediate Tutorial: Changing Icon Index via Logic Block

Database Related

Basic Tutorial: Adding an Item
Basic Tutorial: Adding a Monster
Basic Tutorial: Adding a Spell
Basic Tutorial: Adding a Special Ability

Intermediate Tutorial: Adding an Item which uses Special Abilities
Intermediate Tutorial: Adding a Spell which uses Special Abilities

Advanced Tutorial: Adding an Item which uses an Event and Script

GPDL Related

Basic Tutorial: Scripting for Beginners
Basic Tutorial: Execute GPDL Function Trigger

Intermediate Tutorial: Execute GPDL Function Trigger
Intermediate Tutorial: Special Shops via GPDL Triggers

Advanced Tutorial: Using Logic Block to Calculate the Phase of the Moon
Advanced Tutorial: Solo Combat
Advanced Tutorial: Changing Walls, Doors, Overlays, Backdrops and Blockage via Logic Block

Bug Reports

Basic Example: Bug with Magic Missile

Intermediate Example: Bug with Dispel Magic

A Sample Design (follow along to create)

Tutorial Design: Instructions
Do you want to see what it looks like under the hood? Perhaps you are already familiar with some of the tutorial steps and want to examine the finished product to learn the rest? Download the TutorialDesign.dsn.zip - it contains everything in the tutorial. To use simply install where convenient and open with the Dungeon Craft editor. Note: to play the design, copy the UAFWin.exe from the TemplateDesign.dsn folder to the Tutorial folder.

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