Bt Builder

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Bt Builder is an open source implementation of the Bard's Tale Construction Set. The eventual goal is to make a game builder that can implement the three main Bard's Tale games in addition to Construction Set games. Other possible extensions include Wasteland and Dragon Wars. The editor file formats and custom pictures have been deciphered. At current we do not intend to decipher all file formats instead a new free collection of graphics and sounds will be included with the game. The game interface is fairly usable at the moment. The eidtor is usable but not very user friendly. Some elements are not editable from the UI yet.

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Bt Builder 0.5.11 (source tar & gzipped)

SDL_mng library 0.2.5 (source tar & gzipped)

Bt Builder 0.5.11 (Windows build)

Non-GPL Images for Bt Builder

Recent News

August 20, 2016: Bt Builder 0.5.11 released. Switched windows back to SDL1 for the time being. Implemented Scry Sight as found in original Bard's Tale games. Right now it doesn't work as expected for a tower. Some small changed to the Sample 2 game. Some new images. A bunch of changes to make pocketchip support better.

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