Fire, the new way of writing visual novels, brings you:
- instantly readable visual novels on the web
- that can be written with almost zero scripting
Visual novels is a medium that deserves to be enjoyed by the masses, and that's the goal Fire is trying to achieve.
Heres a demo:
Here are some examples of the simplicity in Fire:
No more code, just paste and go. To create a background image, just put the url:
http://typemoon.us/sites/typemoon.us/fi ... ground.png
That's it! It's done! Your background is inserted. Create a character image?
http://typemoon.us/sites/typemoon.us/fi ... racter.png
Yes, the exact same thing, just paste the image url and you're done. Position it?
http://typemoon.us/sites/typemoon.us/fi ... racter.png center
To create a new page, type:
Yes just typing two characters will create a new page, there is nothing else you need to do.
[url=http://typemoon.us/node/add/vn-chapter]Or simply take a look at the interface to see how easy it is.
Feel free to write anything and play around.
The basic features list:
*Easy to use
*Accessible to everyone, on all operating systems, with a modern browser.
*Images, sprites, text, etc
*Sounds and music
*Intuitive routing between paths
*A close the lights feature that will darken the surrounding screen to increase immersion.
*Fun page transitions
*Sharable art and sound assets.
*Project and collaboration tools.
*Go back pages
*Options to go back
*Options to "view image"
Please read Visual Novels for Luddites. - This page has all the instructions on how to start your visual novel.
Fire is now on Beta 3, I really really would like feedback! Fire is working perfectly AFAIK, but I would really like more testing before I declare version 1.0
If you have any suggestions, props, or flames, please post. Thankz.