This is a good guide, simple but effective.
I tend to lay out my plot with the second method you described (the one you said was too long . . .) and if I get stuck I just move to the next scene I have ideas for and come back to it when inspiration strikes.
I'm terrible with coming up with...
I've been looking into RPG Maker for a while but have only just decided to start using the program and playing with its many functions. I'm not new to games but I am new to these forms. I enjoying writing stories/scripts and working on character designs I hope you find my future...
I'm surprised no one has mentioned Shin Megami Tensei: Imagine. It's a very good game even if you're not fans of the SMT series.
Though currently you can only play it in Japanese.
I'm also not ashamed to say that I play Digimon Master Online.
Big Google Warning Today for chrome users - apparently some kind of security threat has happened and everyone is being advised to update their Chrome browser ASAP by going to settings and/or "About Google Chrome", to update their browser version to a new one just released.
Aaaaand I completely forgot about the RMMV Chicken Rave my brother decided to implement in a parody of my VERY FIRST UNFINISHED project. We could not escape the chicken rave... The chickens would block the ladder...