Category Archives: Announcements

MapTool 1.5.8 Released

MapTool 1.5.8 Released

The MapTool elves have been busy providing even more holiday goodness. We are proud to announce MapTool 1.5.8 which brings improvements to existing functionality, new capabilities, as well as new and improved macro functions. MapTool versions from 1.5 onward are 64-bit OS only.

Highlights

  • Macros on copied tokens having duplicate UUIDs problem fixed.
  • Toolbar/ribbon in MapTool can now be hidden to give you more screen space.
  • Additional parameters and improvements to various macro functions.
  • New translation team members, Deniz Köse and Vitaly Karpenko have bumped our Russian translation up to 74%.
  • Fog of War exposure fixes.
  • Tooltips added to all menu items.
  • Bug fixes!

You can find a full list of fixes and enhancements on the MapTool 1.5.8 Changelog.

We’ve also moved to CrowdIn, a cloud-based localization technology that is free of charge for open source projects. If you’re interested in volunteering for translations and getting your name on the big board, visit the CrowdIn Volunteering Site to learn how.

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MapTool Latest Release 1.7.0

You can download the new version of MapTool from the following links.

A JAR file version may be downloaded from the MapTool GitHub Repo and is only recommended for developers or other advanced users.

If you need help, please join our Discord Server. A list of all changes can be found in our Change Log

MapTool 1.5.5 Released

MapTool 1.5.5 Released

The RPTools elves have been hard at work bringing you new and wonderous functionality in MapTool. We are proud to announce MapTool 1.5.5 which brings improvements to existing functionality, new capabilities, as well as new and improved macro functions. MapTool versions from 1.5 onward are 64-bit OS only. Note: It appears this release has issues… Continue Reading

MapTool Dev/Test Version 1.5 Available for Download

MapTool Dev/Test Version 1.5 Available for Download

The RPTools team is proud to announce the release of MapTool 1.5.0 with many new enhancements and bug fixes. Continue Reading

Devin Night Starfinder Tokens

Devin Night Starfinder Tokens

In celebration of our release of TokenTool 2.0, we are proud to announce a set of exclusive artwork from Devin Night for Starfinder. Devin Night has gamed since the early 80’s and is a long-time supporter of RPTools with content in multiple MapTool art packs to his credit. Devin is best known for his overhead… Continue Reading

Token Tool 2.0

Token Tool 2.0

RPTools is proud to announce a new version of TokenTool, Rewritten in JavaFX to bring a modern and updated UI as well as a few new features! TokenTool 2.0 now supports PSD format for ‘overlays’ to allow for better masking by supporting ‘layers’. To create your own ‘overlay’ you can use any version of PhotoShop or… Continue Reading

MapTool Available on DriveThruRPG

MapTool Available on DriveThruRPG

We’re experimenting with a new distribution method by allowing users the ability to download MapTool from DriveThruRPG for free with an optional donation. This is in addition to our traditional Download Page – not a replacement for it. Opening the DriveThruRPG channel does a few things for us. It takes some of the burdens off the RPTools.net server. Part… Continue Reading

MapTool Dev/Test Version 1.4.1.8 Available for Download

MapTool Dev/Test Version 1.4.1.8 Available for Download

MapTool 1.4.1.8 is available for download from rptools.net by clicking on the Download link in the top toolbar. The commit log is available via the GitHub page but many of the changes were related to the build system and automation; I’ve tried to separate them in the spoiler area, below, but no guarantees. (MapTool 1.4.1.7… Continue Reading

MapTool Dev/Test Version 1.4.1.6 Released

MapTool Dev/Test Version 1.4.1.6 Released

The last (hopefully) Dev/Test version in the 1.4.1 series is now available for download from http://maptool.craigs-stuff.net/test-builds/. The 1.4.1 series saw a large number of major changes which will now be rolled into the forthcoming 1.4.2 production release. We’ll only release a 1.4.1.7 if more testing is required. As with all Dev/Test builds, be sure to backup your… Continue Reading

MapTool 1.4.0.5 Released

MapTool 1.4.0.5 Released

This release corrects a few small bugs affecting isometric map ‘figure’ stamps along with a fix for Draw Tool images. This is likely the last version of the 1.4.0.x series and represents our latest production release. Please upgrade as soon as practical. Bugfixes Resize free size figure tokens (Jagged) Fixes for Z-Order on free sized… Continue Reading

MapTool Dev/Test Version 1.4.1.2

MapTool Dev/Test Version 1.4.1.2

Warning: This Build Could Blow Up! Now that’s out of the way, going forward the numbering of builds will indicate the type of build, with1.4.<even number>.x being a stable build that will mostly be about bug fixes and maybe some small changes which don’t change campaign format or break compatibility, and 1.4.<even number>.x being a… Continue Reading