One of the ways to make your game stand out from the other RMVXAce games is to create your own tileset, or assemble one from the many tilesets created by others.
Tips to create or assemble your own:
- Overview of the required sizes and filenames for the resource files
- Official Tileset Resource Standards (unofficial HTML manual export)
- Official Tileset Importing Guide
- Part 1 (Tools) of Lunarea's excellent tileset creation tutorial, Part 2 (Perspective) and Part 3 (Shapes, Edges, and Palettes).
Overview of various (tileset) resources
RPGMakerWeb released 12 packs of RPG Maker resources supplied by various content creators such as the talented Lunarea, mjomusic, Celianna, Joel Steudler, RavenTDA, PVGames, Archeia, Yami, Sharm, Kairi Sawler, VexedEnigma and Quigon. Expect music, battlers, tilesets, scripts and more!
You can download all 12 RPGMakerWeb Resource Christmas 2013 Gifts combined into one single archive.
- Futuristic Tiles Resource Pack (Buy)
- Modern Shop Add-On (Buy)
- Arabian Nights Resource Pack (Buy)
High Fantasy Mega Bundle
This mega pack contains:
- 135 Battle Backgrounds and Parallax Images
- 282 Front-View Battlers and 275 Side-View Battlers!
- 864 Sprite Sheets (!!!) - Many contain 4 and 8 direction sheets, and down poses.
- 424 Character Face Portraits!
- 9 Image Overlays for a variety of effects such as Rain, Clouds, Torch Light, etc.
- Nearly 80 Tile Sheets!
- Bonus Script included for RPGMaker VX Ace!
RPG Maker DS Resource Pack
Invoking the feel of SNES-era RPGs, RPG Maker DS was a big hit in Japan. Unfortunately, it hasn't made it over to North America (yet). What has made it over however is a boatload of resources and graphical goodies. This resource pack contains:
- 5 Dungeon Sets (Ice, Sewer, Crystal, Space, Mines)
- 4 Town Sets (Arabian, Forest, Castle, Town)
- 36 Character Sheets
- 36 Battlers including High Res Version
- Facesets and Bust Shots
- 20 BGM Tracks
- 80 Icons, 85 Big Icons, 1 Windowskin
- 33 Event Objects by EvilEagles and Archeia
- 20 Free Sample Maps by Deckiller and Liberty
- Exclusive scripts by Fomar0153 and Free Scripts and Fixes by NeonBlack, LoneWolf, Mezzolan, Mithran.
- Text files to answer any Frequently Asked Questions and a link to "How to Import to your Game" guide.
Ancient Egyptian Battlers
Get ready to wage war on history!
Bring the deities and creatures from Ancient Egypt to life when you grab this pack and give your heroes a truly historical set of new enemies to take on!
This resource pack contains:
- Over 40 monsters and deities from Egyptian legend.
- Stylistically matches the multitude of free battlers by Thalzon.
- Compatible with most RPG Maker XP, VX, and VX Ace battle systems.
- Modern Day Tiles Resource Pack (Buy)
RPG Maker 3 OGG Music Pack
This music pack contains:
- 40 amazing tracks in OGG format.
- All tracks straight from RPG Maker 3 for the Playstation 2.
- Compatible with RPG Maker VX and VX Ace.
Joel Steudler's Cinematic Soundtrack
This music pack contains:
- 40 instrumental music tracks.
- Looped and alternate mixes for many tracks.
- Music for battles, town themes, peaceful times, sadness, mystery, and dark moments of dread!
- Royalty free music to use in your commercial and non-commercial RPG/IG Maker projects.
- Various RPG Maker VX Ace resources
- Mack's Seasons Tilesets
- fbu's Tilesets
- Various alternative Tilesets
RPG Maker VX Ace Resource Pack DLC (Steam) Import GuideIf you want to know how to import official DLC into the standalone or Steam versions of RPG Maker VX Ace, then read the official RPG Maker VX Ace DLC Steam Import Guide.
Info about tileset sizes
- Each tile is 32x32 pixels.
- Grouped in five sets: A-E
- Contains lower layer tiles, such as floors, stairs, roads and water.
- Sub-divided into 5 groups; most of them as auto-tiles (special tiles for which borderlines are automatically created).