Adding New Languages to MapTool

Adding New Languages to MapTool

RPTools is an international community. We see this on the social sites as well as in our developer group. There are also several native language support sites. Translating the text in MapTool is one of the many ways we support each other. Continue Reading

GitHub Basics

GitHub Basics

How to find your way around the RPTools GitHub instance. Continue Reading

We Bid Farewell to Az, Jagged and Jamz

We Bid Farewell to Az, Jagged and Jamz

It is with a heavy heart that we inform our beloved community that two of our most prolific contributors are moving on to their next adventure. Continue Reading

TokenTool 2.1 Released

TokenTool 2.1 Released

The RPTools staff is proud to announce the release of TokenTool 2.1 #VTT Continue Reading

Windows 10 DPI Scaling Strikes Again!

Windows 10 DPI Scaling Strikes Again!

DPI scaling may affect your MapTool experience in odd ways. We’ve previously discussed the effect on the readability of MapTool text as well as a workaround to fix it. Recently, community member Vishika complained the templating tool has issues in the new version of MapTool. We discovered DPI Scaling had once again bit MapTool. However,… Continue Reading

Blast from the Past: Planned Changes for MapTool 1.4 pt2

Blast from the Past: Planned Changes for MapTool 1.4 pt2

MapTool 1.5 finishes much of the work planned in 1.4. Take a look at what was planned years ago to see how much has come to fruition. #VTT Continue Reading

Blast from the Past: Planned Changes for MapTool 1.4 pt1

Blast from the Past: Planned Changes for MapTool 1.4 pt1

MapTool 1.5 finishes much of the work planned in 1.4. Take a look at what was planned years ago to see how much has come to fruition. #VTT Continue Reading

Blast from the Past: Interview with RPTroll

Blast from the Past: Interview with RPTroll

R. K. Athey, aka RPTroll, is the RPTools Bard and a member of the RPTools Staff. As Bard, RPTroll manages the social media sites for RPTools as well as other marketing tasks, such as interviews. He’s also responsible for managing and providing content to the rptools.net site. The video interview below is from 2014. It’s… Continue Reading

Blast from the Past: Interview with Craig

Blast from the Past: Interview with Craig

Craig ‘no avatar’ Wisniewski is a current member of the RPTools staff and its lead developer. Craig writes most of the design documents we use behind the scenes to determine how features will work within MapTool and is active in release automation and release management. He’s one of the primary review gates for new code… Continue Reading

Blast from the Past: Interview with Dorpond

Blast from the Past: Interview with Dorpond

Bill Hart, aka Dorpond, is a member of the RPTools staff who provides guidance and support for new features in MapTool. While not as active as he once was, he still supports us as needed. Dorpond was the driving force for much of the Light and Sight capabilities in MapTool today. He drove home the… Continue Reading