A downloadable tool for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux

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kooltool is simple tool for making cute scrappy games. kooltool lets you build tile-based worlds that you edit in a "what you see is what you get" manner. there is support for very simplistic (for now) scripting of the characters

make something cool and tweet it under #kooltool

if you get any errors PLEASE let me know (email: ragzouken@gmail.com or twitter: @ragzouken)

the tutorial is incomplete atm due to laziness

controls

GENERAL
RIGHT-CLICK (drag) - move around project
SCROLLWHEEL - zoom project
SPACE (hold) - show toolbox
F11 - fullscreen

MOVE [hold tab]
LEFT-CLICK (drag) - move character / notebox (hold shift before clicking to detach a notebox from its script)
DOUBLE-LEFT-CLICK - show/hide character script
LEFT-CLICK+X - delete character / notebox

DRAW
LEFT-CLICK (drag) - draw
SHIFT - stencil or resizing draw
CTRL - draw on new copy
ALT - colour picker

TILE
LEFT-CLICK - place tiles
ALT - tile picker

WALLS
LEFT-CLICK - toggle tile between wall/floor
CTRL - instanced edit

NOTES
SHIFT+RETURN - add new line to note

scripting reference

source code

More information

Published2 years ago
StatusIn development
CategoryTool
PlatformsWindows, Mac OS X, Linux
Rating
(1)
AuthorMark Wonnacott
Tagsdoodle, sketch, tool, videozines, zinester
Average durationAbout a half-hour
LanguagesEnglish
InputsKeyboard, Mouse

Install instructions

for linux use the .love which requires love2d 0.9.1 (or later)

Download

Download
kooltool - windows (9 MB)
Download
kooltool - mac osx (10 MB)
Download
kooltool - linux via love2d (7 MB)

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