[XP] Text-Based Battle script? (Battle Log(?))

Doinathing

That Guy
Veteran
Joined
Sep 4, 2020
Messages
108
Reaction score
73
First Language
English
Primarily Uses
RMXP
I had wanted to make the combat in my game more interesting by making attacks fail often, but HP low to compensate. Along with this, I had wanted a failed attack to return a sort of joke-y fail message.
I had tried to use a script that changes Attacks to make them call events if you use a specific weapon, but I couldn't get it to work.

So, what I'm asking for now is a script that makes ANY battle action show a textbox.
Like:

>Hero attacks!
>Enemy recieved 20 damage!


That sort of thing. Similar to MOTHER, y'know?
If there isn't a script for this, I'll happily move on, but any help is appreciated. Thanks in advance!

EDIT: So apparently this sort of thing is called a Battle Log? Or maybe that's when you can read what happened after the fact. Either way, my request remains mostly unchanged. An XP script that enables me to display text whenever anything happens in battle. Thanks again!
 
Last edited:

OpheliaEnigma

Villager
Member
Joined
Nov 3, 2020
Messages
10
Reaction score
10
First Language
Portuguese
Primarily Uses
RMMV
If there isn't a script like that, I would like to make one. May take a while (some days) though, I'm really busy lately unfortunately :/. From what you describe, I think it may be an easy thing to do.
 

Doinathing

That Guy
Veteran
Joined
Sep 4, 2020
Messages
108
Reaction score
73
First Language
English
Primarily Uses
RMXP
If there isn't a script like that, I would like to make one. May take a while (some days) though, I'm really busy lately unfortunately :/. From what you describe, I think it may be an easy thing to do.
Really? I wouldn't want to bother you or anything, but the offer is very nice! We'll see if anyone knows of a script. If you do end up making one, I'll be sure to give you credit!
 

OpheliaEnigma

Villager
Member
Joined
Nov 3, 2020
Messages
10
Reaction score
10
First Language
Portuguese
Primarily Uses
RMMV
@Doinathing Ups... I'm really sorry, but I misread and only now noticed this was about RPG Maker XP. I thought it was MV :/ I guess when a girl tries doing too many things at once ends up doing everything wrong :p. I'm really sorry but I think I can't help much with XP
 

Doinathing

That Guy
Veteran
Joined
Sep 4, 2020
Messages
108
Reaction score
73
First Language
English
Primarily Uses
RMXP
@Doinathing Ups... I'm really sorry, but I misread and only now noticed this was about RPG Maker XP. I thought it was MV :/ I guess when a girl tries doing too many things at once ends up doing everything wrong :p. I'm really sorry but I think I can't help much with XP
Oh. Well, that's okay! Thanks for offering, though.
 

Doinathing

That Guy
Veteran
Joined
Sep 4, 2020
Messages
108
Reaction score
73
First Language
English
Primarily Uses
RMXP
This might be what you're looking for:

There's also the Battle Comments script, which you might be able to edit:
This was exactly what I was looking for, thanks! It's strange when I searched for this I didn't find anything, tough. Let's hope this works!

@slimmmeiske2 Okay, this is pretty much what I'm looking for, but would it be possible to display an additional message when an attack fails?
 
Last edited:

Latest Threads

Latest Posts

Latest Profile Posts

Chilling out while toodling around someone's painstaking Minecraft recreation of Disneyland. It is mind-boggling and probably as close as I'll ever be to going.
>Testing with fonts change.
>Tries installing a plugin. Doesn't work.
>Tries changing the plugin commands. Doesn't work.
>Tries installing another plugin. Doesn't work.
>Changes a few more plugin commands. Doesn't work.
>Goes directly to the gamefont file and changes the src. Works.

YYEEEAAAAHHHAAAA

Perseverance is key, bois and girls.
What Reviews say on RPG Maker MZ?
Looking back at some sketches, and game design documents on my PC dated summer of 2015. I started development with the release of MZ, but in 2015, I felt a strong desire to make a game out of the blue. I remember feeling sad for no apparent reason, and all these ideas rushed into my head. Now that I think about it, since that day, everything has become easier to do on my PC . . . it’s very creepy.
Everything's going to be alright! We're all in this together. <3

Forum statistics

Threads
107,806
Messages
1,032,347
Members
139,952
Latest member
4kWave
Top