RPG Maker FES Preview

New Videos & Release Date Information
Updated 4/13/17

RPG Maker FES has received an official release date! It releases in North America on June 27, 2017 for the 3DS and will allow users to create their own RPG adventures. We’ve got a brand new trailer as well as the quick video shown during yesterday’s Nintendo Direct.


New Screens & Information
Updated 3/29/17

Have you ever dreamed of creating your very own JRPG? Well, you chance is coming with RPG Maker FES, arriving later this year on the Nintendo 3DS. The game allows you save up to 16 different created RPGs on the SD Card, so you can let your imagination run wild. There are plenty of variables to set, stories to write, and characters to choose from. You get to design your buildings and rooms the way you want and have control over different types of enemies, battle parameters, and more. It sounds complicated, but the new official site makes it sound easy!


Create the RPG you always dreamed of with RPG Maker Fes!

RPG Maker Fes is a game creation software that lets you create your own RPGs, at anytime and anywhere, on the Nintendo 3DS™ system without any programming knowledge.

Moreover, all your completed RPGs can be uploaded and then downloaded to be played by other Nintendo 3DS™ users for free!

In order to download and play other users’ creations, please visit the Nintendo eShop and download the free software RPG Maker Player.


Original Preview



NIS America has announced that RPG Maker FES is coming to the Nintendo 3DS this summer in North America and Europe. The game came out this past November in Japan and allows gamers to create their own RPG with the in-game pre-made graphics and share them with others.




Ready to become a game developer? RPG Maker Fes makes it easy to develop any RPG you can imagine with no need for programming knowhow. Simple, but powerful tools let you bring to life the amazing stories in your head. Customize the characters, stories, combat and more to become the next great developer. Then, share your creations and play others with the free RPG Maker Player. What story will you share?

Key Features

  • RPG-Making Made Easy – Ever had an idea for a great RPG? This is your chance to create it! With powerful, but easy to use tools, any story or world you can imagine comes to life.

  • Customized Content – Use simple but powerful tools to customize everything in your game from characters, world maps, story sequences, and more.

  • Play and Share for Free – Anyone who downloads the free RPG Maker Player app can play RPGs created by RPG Maker Fes owners for free. Share the fun with your friends and people all over the world.


Craig Majaski

Craig has been covering the video game industry since 1995. His work has been published across a wide spectrum of media sites. He's currently the Editor-In-Chief of Nintendo Times and contributes to Gaming Age.

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