Press release

Programming-Free RPG Creation Tool -- RPG Developer Bakin
Early Access Launch through Steam on October 3, 2022 (PDT)

Sapporo, Japan - September 1, 2022: Today, SmileBoom is pleased to announce that "RPG Developer Bakin", an RPG creation tool without the need for programming knowledge, will begin Early Access on October 3, 2022 (PDT) through Steam at a price of $69.99 (USD).  At the same time, we will also be offering early purchase discounts and discounts for SMILE GAME BUILDER users, as well as releasing information on the paid DLCs that will be available when launching Early Access.

About RPG Developer Bakin
"RPG Developer Bakin" is a game creation tool that combines ease of use and high features, making it easy for anyone to create games inspired by "your world".  It includes a map editor that allows you to create maps as if you were playing a game, an event creation system that controls the game by simply arranging panels with functions, a database that provides detailed character status settings, advanced screen effect settings that can dramatically change sceneries, and many other tools.  Graphics and sound assets are also provided, so you can start creating "your game" right away.

Early purchase discounts and discounts for "SMILE GAME BUILDER" users
A 10% discount will be offered as an early purchase benefit to those who purchase within 7 days of the Early Access launch.  During this period, owners of "SMILE GAME BUILDER," the previous title in the "RPG Developer Bakin", will also receive a 10% discount off from the early purchase price (equivalent to 19% off the original price).  This discount for "SMILE GAME BUILDER" users will continue after the early purchase discount ends.
You can export the assets included in SMILE GAME BUILDER and its DLC and import them into RPG Developer Bakin for your use.

Three assets DLCs that expand the possibilities of game creation are available for sale at the same time as the Early Access launch
The following three DLCs and a bundle of these three DLCs with "RPG Developer Bakin" will be available at the same time as the Early Access launch.

-- Western Pack --
This is a pack of building parts and interior decorations that can create the world of the Western world.  A set of six gun models and a locomotive will also be included.
There are 283 models and parts for exterior, interior, plants, etc., and variations for some models (171 variations total).  It comes with 16 prefabs that combine parts and eight sample maps that place them together.

-- Ancient Pack --
This pack includes building parts, interior decorations, and plants that can create mysterious spaces with ancient-style architecture, such as a masonry temple or a mysterious altar.  There are 118 models and parts for exterior, interior, plants, etc., and variations for some models (18 variations total).  Six sample maps using these data are also included.

-- Modern City Pack --
This pack contains a total of 117 models, including structures such as buildings and stores that can reproduce modern cityscapes and lifestyles, parts to reproduce district scenery such as cars and vending machines, and interior models such as home appliances and sofas.  Seven sample maps are included.
(The Modern City Pack is a set of models and sample maps created to improve the roughness and quality of surfaces by adding normal and mask maps to the [Modern City Pack] sold as DLC in SMILE GAME BUILDER.)

"RPG Developer Bakin" is currently available on the Steam page for you to add to your wishlist.  The latest information about "RPG Developer Bakin" is available on the Steam community and social networking sites. We will also be answering your questions, so please check them out.
RPG Developer Bakin News

RPG Developer Bakin
Early Access Start Date: October 3, 2022 (PDT)
Prices at the Start of Early Access: $69.99 (USD)
Western Pack
Price: $39.99 (USD)
Ancient Pack
Price: $34.99 (USD)
Modern City Pack
Price: $29.99 (USD)
RPG Developer Bakin Bundle Pack
Price: $170.96 (USD)
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Official Facebook: RPGDeveloperBakin
Media Contacts:
Nobuki Nagai / Kenji Sugiuchi
About SmileBoom
SmileBoom is a game development company based in Sapporo, Japan.  Since its establishment in 2008, the company has continued to create "amusing games that will make anyone smile" and "tools for future creators" for young people, such as the "SmileBASIC" series for powerful high-speed programming on consumer hardware and "Smile Game Builder" for easy 3DRPG creation tool on PC.  On the other hand, as a development team with unique sensibilities and advanced skills, we have developed and assisted in the development of major titles and experimental efforts for many major developers.  The development team has a wide range of experience and a wealth of ideas ranging from 8-bit PCs to the latest game consoles.