Equip Battle Skills (YEP)
This is a plugin created for RPG Maker MV.
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This plugin is a part of the Yanfly Engine Plugins library.
This plugin creates a new gameplay mechanic where players have to choose which skills to bring into battle. They can select what skills to bring from the skill menu. In addition to being able to do that, equipped skills can also add bonuses such as stats and/or passive states. Note: During Battle Test, equip skill slots will be disabled for the sake of better battle testing control.
RPG Maker MV's editor is unable to allow for custom traits/properties that a game dev may wish to associate with a database object, event, map, etc. Notetags are used to work around such limitations by allowing the game dev to tag certain traits/properties using specific Notetags declared by the related plugin.
Here is a list of Notetag(s) that you may use.
The following notetags adjust various aspects about equippable battle skills. Actor Notetag: <Starting Skill Slots: x> This sets the actor's starting skill slots to x amount. This value will not allow the actor to bypass the Maximum Skills limit. Skill Notetags: <Equip stat: +x> <Equip stat: -x> Replace 'stat' with 'HP', 'MP', 'ATK', 'DEF', 'MAT', 'MDF', 'AGI', or 'LUK' to have that stat increase or decrease by x amount while the skill is equipped for battle. <Equip State: x> <Equip State: x, x, x> <Equip State: x through x> This causes the actor to be affected by state x while the skill is equipped for battle. <Unequippable> This skill cannot be equipped no matter what. <All Access Equippable> This makes the skill equippable whether the actor has the available skill type needed for the skill or not. <Access Only Equippable> This makes the skill equippable only for actors with the specific skill type. Actors without access to the skill type cannot equip it. Class, Skill, Weapon, Armor, and State Notetags: <Equip Skill Slots: +x> <Equip Skill Slots: -x> This increases or decreases the amount of skills the actor can equip for battle by x. This value will not allow the actor to bypass the Maximum Skills Limit.
Here is a list of Plugin Command(s) that you may use:
You can use the following plugin commands to increase or decrease the amount of battle slots for specific actors. Plugin Command: IncreaseActorBattleSlots 3 by 4 - This will increase actor 3's number of battle skill slots by 4. The total amount of battle skill slots cannot go beyond the 'Maximum Skills' plugin parameter. DecreaseActorBattleSlots 5 by 2 - This will decrease actor 5's number of battle skill slots by 2. The total amount of battle skill slots cannot go beneath 1.
Here are some plugin commands you can use for your game! Plugin Command: EnableEquipBattleSkills - This will enable the 'Equip Skills' command in the skill menu. DisableEquipBattleSkills - This will disable the 'Equip Skills' command in the skill menu. ShowEquipBattleSkills - This will show the 'Equip Skills' command in the skill menu. HideEquipBattleSkills - This will hide the 'Equip Skills' command in the skill menu.
Here is a list of Script Call(s) that you may use:
The following Tips & Tricks effects use this plugin:
Version 1.13: - Updated for RPG Maker MV version 1.5.0. Version 1.12: - Fixed a bug that made the help window not update after changing a skill. Version 1.11: - Fixed a bug caused by Plugin Command 'DecreaseActorBattleSlots 5 by 2' that would increase instead of decrease. Version 1.10: - Added a new check to remove equipped battle skills from skills that were manually forgotten, unequipping items, or removing states. Version 1.09: - Fixed a bug that caused equipped skills to not list their applied states. Version 1.08: - Optimization update. Version 1.07: - Updated for RPG Maker MV version 1.3.2. Version 1.06b: - Users with Skill Core and using the <Hide in Battle> notetag will now have those skills hidden while in the battle if equipped. - Fixed a crash that occurs when no skills are equipped. - Optimization update for future plugins. Version 1.05a: - Compatibility update with Skill Core's <Hide if Learned Skill: x> notetag. - Updated to remove skills that are already equipped and to become hidden if learning a new skill through the <Hide if Learned Skill: x> notetag. Version 1.04: - Fixed an error stacking state. - Fixed drawing errors when actors have 0 MaxMP. Version 1.03: - Added four new plugin commands to enable, disable, show, and hide the 'Equip Skills' command from the skill menu. Version 1.02: - Fixed a bug that caused certain passive states to not appear correctly. Version 1.01: - Fixed a bug that prevented increasing or decreasing battle skill slots from working properly. Version 1.00: - Finished Plugin!