Category Archives: WorldIV

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W4 by Tachevert – Crafting Apace

I don’t have a whole lot to say today, but I’ve been nose-down in the game for most of the evening, laying out base classes and UI and the like. I’d attach a picture of the UI, since that’s more … Continue reading

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W4 by Tachevert – Crafting Continued

A little more time, thought, and sketching has brought me to a clearer picture of the first-round crafting game. Here’s a small piece (I recommend viewing the image at full-size, if you’re really THAT curious to see a first-pass of … Continue reading

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W4 by Tachevert – On Crafting

I love crafting. I love the concept of a game where one can play as a crafter, and do little beyond create MMOstuff for barter, trade, gifting, and sale. I like the notion of seeing someone else’s MMOstuff and maybe … Continue reading

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W4 by Tachevert – Game Flow Overview

I’ve settled on “eScape” as a working title for my single-player RPG. I wanted to pick a title to hang in there with the cyberspace theme, so I investigated e-whatever and i-whatever titles. Tacky was fine with me… I wanted … Continue reading

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W4 by Tachevert – More on Archetypes, Classes, and Abilities

Believe it or not, I’ve been hard at work on a single-player RPG. Unfortunately, from a coding perspective, I have very little to demo just yet; therefore, I’ll stick with some design documents. So far, I’ve only touched on a … Continue reading

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One Year – Prospective

It was fun (and relatively easy) to write up a review of year 1, looking back at the good, the bad, and the silly of a first year of posting. It is more difficult, perhaps, to look to the future … Continue reading

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One Year – Retrospective

Unbelievably, WorldIV is now ONE YEAR OLD! Yippee! In celebration, all commenting services are now free of charge!* Yes, you heard right, our very first post was thrust by Tuebit upon an Internet that was simultaneously agog, aghast, and all … Continue reading

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W4 by Tachevert – Overview, Skills, Abilities, and Classes

First off, I’m not trying to imply that I’ve taken over WorldIV design — just that Tuebit hasn’t actually vetted this design post, and I don’t want to implicate him in my mistakes! For some reason, my biggest ideas always … Continue reading

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