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Rolisteam is a free software (under GNU/GPL2.0). It's dedicated to role play gamers who wish  to play despite the distance. It provides all required features for making a game.
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== Presentation ==
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[[Rolisteam]] is a free software (under GNU/GPL2.0). It's dedicated to role play gamers who wish  to play despite the distance. It provides all required features for making a game.
 
Thank to Rolisteam, you will be able to share maps, draw on the fly, add comments, mask some parts of the map, place characters ,  roll the dices, talk to each others .
 
Thank to Rolisteam, you will be able to share maps, draw on the fly, add comments, mask some parts of the map, place characters ,  roll the dices, talk to each others .
 
Anyways, players can be all over the world or just around the corner,  rolisteam can help you to play.
 
Anyways, players can be all over the world or just around the corner,  rolisteam can help you to play.
  
 
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[[Rolisteam]] provides enough features to play in text mode. Many people use audio conference software additionnaly with Rolisteam (such as Mumble, Teamspeak, Discord, Matrix or Skype).
 
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== Features ==
 
== Features ==
 
[[Rolisteam]] gives following functionalities:
 
[[Rolisteam]] gives following functionalities:
 
* ease of use;
 
* ease of use;
* fast sharing of datas between users;
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* Share pictures
* two user's status : PC with low rights, and GM with all rights;
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* Share map
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* Draw map
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* Draw Vectorial map.
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* Two user roles : Game Master (GM) or Playable Character (PC);
 
* unlimited user number;
 
* unlimited user number;
* unlimited sharing of plans, with parametrized dimensions;
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* unlimited sharing of maps, with parametrized dimensions;
* importation of images in plans (by example, you can use a scanned paper, or a file made with some drawing software). It currently support images formats JPEG, PNG and BMP ;
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* import images in map as background or item. It currently supports these image formats: JPEG, PNG and BMP ;
* multiples drawing tools to draw or annotate plans;
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* multiple drawing tools to draw or annotate maps;
* hiding/showing by GM of plans' parts;
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* Fog of war on map, the GM can hide parts from maps;
* character's representation on plans with possible management of orientation and health state, with animated moving to allow a better following of moves on plan;
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* Character token on map to represent its orientation, state, and position.
* images sharing to show draws, photos or other narrative element;
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* Save/Load data as individual file (image, map, character sheet) or as all-in-one file called "scenario" (.sce);
* current plan's save system: it can be made individually or grouped in a scenario;
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* Minutes editor to keep track about your game
* note's editor to take notes un game (those notes can be saved in scenario, too);
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* public and privates chat allowing user to talk to each others
* public and privates chat allowing to user to sharing discuss;
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* [[Dice roller http://wiki.rolisteam.org/index.php/En:Dice]];
* chat integrated dice system (it can make every kind of dices, and can manage Shadowrun V4 too);
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* 3 track Background music players. You may find in it all standard features from audio player. (v1.7)
* ambient music managed by GM with parametrized volume for each user. It currently support audio formats MP3, MP2, WAV and OGG;
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* Update the workspace after new player connection.
* all user connecting at any moment will receve automatically every plans and images opened, in their current states, and current music.
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* Vectorial map (v1.8)
 
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* Charactersheet management (v1.8)
''This is only a translation of French's equivalent (well, to be honest, I used abbreviations that I've find in some computer's RPG games). Maybe some English speakers and rolist will find errors, in this case, please correct them, it will help us''
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==Abbreviations==
 
==Abbreviations==
Following abbreviations are used in all this documentation.
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Following abbreviations are used in the whole documentation.
Well known by rolists, we write this page for remembering :
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Well known by Role playing gamers (Rolists), we wrote this page as a reminder:
 
*'''GM''': game master.
 
*'''GM''': game master.
 
*'''PC''': playable character. Is is interpreted by a player.
 
*'''PC''': playable character. Is is interpreted by a player.
 
*'''NPC''': non playable character. It is interpreted by the GM.
 
*'''NPC''': non playable character. It is interpreted by the GM.
 
''This is only a translation of French's equivalent (well, to be honest, I used abbreviations that I've find in some computer's RPG games). Maybe some English speakers and rolist will find errors, in this case, please correct them, it will help us''
 
  
 
==Licensing==
 
==Licensing==
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== Authors ==
 
== Authors ==
[[Rolisteam]] was developed by [[Renaud Guezennec]], developer and rolist, to allow to isolated players to play to their favorite games.<br/>
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[[Rolisteam]] was developed by [[Renaud Guezennec]]. His purpose is to help people to play to role playing games.<br/>
You can verify updates on the [[Rolisteam]]'s site.<br/>
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[[Rolisteam]] is based on [[rolistik]] 1.1 developed by Romain Campioni.<br/>
 
[[Rolisteam]] is based on [[rolistik]] 1.1 developed by Romain Campioni.<br/>
Thanks to [[Ultyme]] who have implemented the Shadowrun V4 's dice system.<br/>
 
 
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Contributors list (this list is in the same order as my my brain: unordered. And actually, some people are not in, too, it's not finished):
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Contributors list:
*Renaud Guezennec who took back the dead project to port rolistik on linux and is actually the main developer
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*Renaud Guezennec
 
*Joseph Boudou.
 
*Joseph Boudou.
*Ultyme (Shadowrun V4 's dice system)
 
 
*Romain Campioni who made rolistik, the code base of rolisteam
 
*Romain Campioni who made rolistik, the code base of rolisteam
  

Revision as of 12:18, 7 November 2017

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Presentation

Rolisteam is a free software (under GNU/GPL2.0). It's dedicated to role play gamers who wish to play despite the distance. It provides all required features for making a game. Thank to Rolisteam, you will be able to share maps, draw on the fly, add comments, mask some parts of the map, place characters , roll the dices, talk to each others . Anyways, players can be all over the world or just around the corner, rolisteam can help you to play.

Rolisteam provides enough features to play in text mode. Many people use audio conference software additionnaly with Rolisteam (such as Mumble, Teamspeak, Discord, Matrix or Skype).

Features

Rolisteam gives following functionalities:

  • ease of use;
  • Share pictures
  • Share map
  • Draw map
  • Draw Vectorial map.
  • Two user roles : Game Master (GM) or Playable Character (PC);
  • unlimited user number;
  • unlimited sharing of maps, with parametrized dimensions;
  • import images in map as background or item. It currently supports these image formats: JPEG, PNG and BMP ;
  • multiple drawing tools to draw or annotate maps;
  • Fog of war on map, the GM can hide parts from maps;
  • Character token on map to represent its orientation, state, and position.
  • Save/Load data as individual file (image, map, character sheet) or as all-in-one file called "scenario" (.sce);
  • Minutes editor to keep track about your game
  • public and privates chat allowing user to talk to each others
  • Dice roller http://wiki.rolisteam.org/index.php/En:Dice;
  • 3 track Background music players. You may find in it all standard features from audio player. (v1.7)
  • Update the workspace after new player connection.
  • Vectorial map (v1.8)
  • Charactersheet management (v1.8)


Abbreviations

Following abbreviations are used in the whole documentation. Well known by Role playing gamers (Rolists), we wrote this page as a reminder:

  • GM: game master.
  • PC: playable character. Is is interpreted by a player.
  • NPC: non playable character. It is interpreted by the GM.

Licensing

Rolisteam is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2, or (at your option) any later version.

Authors

Rolisteam was developed by Renaud Guezennec. His purpose is to help people to play to role playing games.
Rolisteam is based on rolistik 1.1 developed by Romain Campioni.

Contributors list:

  • Renaud Guezennec
  • Joseph Boudou.
  • Romain Campioni who made rolistik, the code base of rolisteam

Configuration

Rolisteam works under

  • Seven & Windows 8.X
  • MacOS (on MacIntel only)
  • Linux