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RPG Maker II

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Gameplay Controls

RPG Maker II
GamePlay: RPG Maker II's controls are very complex. Please refer to Help in the game (Start Button) for more direction. Basic controls are below.

DURING TEXT INPUT
Directional Buttons Move cursor
X Button Character Input
Triangle Button Enter (if possible)
Square Button Backspace/delete
Circle Button Exit editor
L2 Button Insert page (if possible)
L1 Button + Directional Button = Change page
R2 Button Insert page (if possible)
R1 Button + Directional Buttons = Move text cursor
Start Button Display help

WHILE EDITING
Directional Buttons Move cursor
X Button Confirm
Triangle Button Jump to database (only in pull down menu)
Circle Button Cancel
L2 Button Line scroll through list / Move to previous file
L1 Button Page scroll through list / Move to previous page
R2 Button Page scroll through list / Move to next page
R1 Button Line scroll through list / Move to next line
Start Button Display help
Select Button Go to Menu (if possible)
L3 Button + R3 = Take screenshot

WHILE PLAYING
Directional Buttons Move character / Move cursor
X Button Display menu / Confirm commands
Triangle Button Talk / Look
Square Button Close all windows / Execute custom Script
Circle Button Cancel / Run
L2 Button Rotate camera (counter clockwise)
L1 Button Rotate camera (clockwise)
R2 Button Rotate camera (counter clockwise)
R1 Button Rotate camera (clockwise)
Start Button Turn camera north
Left analog stick (L3 Button when pressed down) Move character
L3 Button + R3 = Take screenshot

MAP EDITOR CONTROLS (COMMON)
Directional Buttons Move cursor
X Button Create / Edit / Place
Triangle Button + R1 = Change window transparency, + R2 = Hide/unhide windows, + L1 = Toggle Stop/Free cursor mode
Square Button + L2 = Switch to Build mode, + L1 = Switch to Texture mode, + R2 = Switch to Confirm mode, + R1 = Switch to View (edit-all) mode, + L3 = Toggle between A/B data
Circle Button Cancel
L2 Button + R2 + Directional Button = Jump to next pointer
R2 Button + Directional Button = Quick-move cursor
R1 Button + R2 + Circle = Undo/Redo one time

MODE CHANGE
Square Button + Up = Switch to Edit mode, + Left = Switch to Copy mode, + Down = switch to Delete mode, + Right = Switch to Paste mode

DELETE MODE
R1 Button R1 + R2 + L1 + L2 + X = Delete all

PASTE MODE
Triangle Button + Directional Buttons = Flip, + Rotate left analog stick = Rotate 90 degrees, + L3 = Back to default

BUILD MODE
Directional Buttons Resize area horizontally/vertically
Triangle Button + Up = Toggle between build methods, + Down = Switch the terrain shape, + Left/Right = Rotate terrain
Square Button + L1 = Rotate terrain 45 degrees, + L2 = Toggle between heights, + R1 = Toggle between slope angles, + R2 = Toggle between peak shapes, + Up/Down = Change slope, + Left/Right = Change peak shape
L2 Button Change height
L1 Button Change height

TEXTURE MODE
Directional Buttons Resize area
Triangle Button + Up = Toggle between blending methods, + Down = Switch the landscape shape, + Left/Right = Rotate texture area
Square Button + L1 = Rotate texture area 45 degrees, + L2 = Select landscape from 3 types, + R1 = Toggle between transparency, + R2 = Toggle between edge blending, + Up/Down = Change transparency, + Left/Right = Change edge blending
L2 Button Select texture
L1 Button Select texture

CAMERA OPERATION
R1 Button + Directional Buttons = Change view, + L1/L2 = Rotate view, + Rotate left analog stick = Zoom view, + L3 = Toggle between zoom amounts

OVERVIEW MAP OPERATION
R1 Button + Rotate right analog stick = Change view, + R3 = Toggle between sizes

LIGHT SOURCE OPERATION
R1 Button + R2 + directional buttons = Move light source, + R2 + L2 = Back to default

WHEN EDITING (CURSOR ON A POINTER)
Triangle Button + L2 + Up = Set lowest priority to selected pointer, + L2 + Down = Set highest priority to selected pointer, + L2 + Left = Lower priority of selected pointer by 1, + L2 + Right = Raise priority of selected pointer by 1
L2 Button Toggle between pointers currently selected
L1 Button Toggle between pointers currently selected
R1 Button + X = Place another pointer

CONFIRM MODE
Directional Buttons Move character
Triangle Button + directional buttons = Change character
Circle Button + directional buttons = Move character and ignore collisions
R1 Button + R2 + L1 + Up/Down = Toggle between times of day, + R2 + R3 = Select next weather type, + R2 + L1 + Left/Right = Change weather amounts

DUNGEON/BUILDING EDITOR CONTROLS (COMMON)
Directional Buttons Move cursor X and Y axis
X Button Create / Edit / Place
Triangle Button + R1 = Change window transparency, + R2 = Hide/unhide windows, + L1 = Toggle Stop/Free cursor mode
Square Button + Directional Buttons = Switch to Build mode, + L1 = Switch to Texture mode, + R1 = Switch to View mode, + L2 = Switch to Transparency mode, + R2 = Switch to Confirm mode, + L3 = Toggle between A/B data
Circle Button Cancel
L2 Button Move cursor X and Y axis
L1 Button Move cursor X and Y axis
R1 Button + R2 + Circle = Undo/redo one time
Start Button Display help text
Select Button Exit Editor

MODE CHANGE
Square Button + Up = Switch to Edit mode, + Left = Switch to Copy mode, + Down = switch to Delete mode, + Right = Switch to Paste mode

DELETE MODE
R1 Button R1 + R2 + L1 + L2 + X = Delete all

PASTE MODE
Triangle Button + Rotate left analog stick = Flip X axis, + L3 = Flip Y axis

BUILD MODE
Triangle Button + LEft/Right = Select block shape, + Rotate left analog stick = Rotate block direction, + L3 = Flip block up/down, + L2 = Sample block at cursor, + Up/Down = Turn On/Off block transparency
R2 Button + directional buttons = Change block texture, + Toggle between upper/lower textures, + L3 = Copy texture, + R3 = Paste texture, + L2 + Up/Down = Flip texture, + Rotate left analog stick = Rotate texture, + L2 + L3 = Place current texture on all side of block

CAMERA OPERATION
R1 Button + Directional Buttons = Change view, + L1/L2 = Rotate view, + Rotate left analog stick = Zoom view, + L3 = Toggle between zoom amounts

LIGHT SOURCE OPERATION
R1 Button + R2 + directional buttons = Move light source, + R2 + L2 = Back to default

CONFIRM MODE
Directional Buttons Move character
Triangle Button + directional button = Change character
Circle Button + directional button = Move character and ignore collisions
R1 Button + R2 + R3 = Select next weather type (Dungeon Editor only), + R2 + L1 + Left/Right = Change weather amounts (Dungeon Editor only)