Projects / Hephaestus


Hephaestus is a computer role playing game construction kit or "RPG maker". It includes a map editor and supports scripting using Java.

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  •  24 Feb 2003 18:47

    Release Notes: This release includes the post-holocaust horror adventure Umbra. After the Great Old Ones return to reclaim the Earth, the few survivors cower in towns hidden in the wilderness, or have given themselves over to madness and worship of inhuman gods. You start out alone and helpless, but can rise to strike back, and perhaps return Earth to humanity.

    •  13 Nov 2002 11:14

      Release Notes: A graphical map editor was included and support for multiple characters in a party was added, along with a more interesting combat system. Java is now used instead of a custom scripting language.

      •  22 Apr 2002 21:48

        Release Notes: A change from shareware to freeware licensing.

        •  11 Mar 2002 20:55

          Release Notes: This release adds user-defined artificial intelligence, and support for more image and sound formats.

          •  04 Feb 2002 05:11

            Release Notes: This release includes a complete tutorial on designing adventures, and some other features.


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