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Quests

Narrat games can have quests with dynamic objectives and a quest log UI
Narrat games can have quests with dynamic objectives and a quest log UI
Quests can be defined in the quests.yaml config file:
quests.yaml
quests:
breadShopping:
title: Bread Shopping
description: The helper cat asked you to buy bread for him.
objectives:
bread:
description: Buy bread for the helper cat.
delivery:
description: Deliver the bread to the helper cat.
The path of quests.yaml can be customised in the main config file:
config.yaml
quests: data/quests.yaml
Scripts can interact with the quest system:
  • Start Quest: start_quest breadShopping
  • Start objective: start_objective breadShopping delivery (for hidden objectives)
  • Complete objective: complete_objective breadShopping bread
  • Complete quest: complete_quest breadShopping
quest_demo:
set_button shopButton true
set_button parkButton false
jump bread_quest
bread_quest:
choice:
talk helper idle "Can you get 2 pieces of bread for me?"
"Yes":
talk helper idle "Thanks, that's very nice!"
talk helper idle "I'll be waiting for you at the park"
jump bread_start
"No":
talk helper idle "Oh, okay"
jump quest_demo
bread_start:
start_quest breadShopping
talk inner idle "Time to go to the shop to buy some bread then."
set_screen map
set_button shopButton true
shopButton:
set_screen default
"You visit the bread shop"
talk shopkeeper idle "Hello, I'm a little baker selling bread!"
set data.breadPrice 5
jump shop_menu
parkButton:
choice:
talk helper idle "Ah, so do you have my bread?"
"Yes!" $if this.items.bread.amount >= 2:
talk helper idle "Thanks a lot!"
complete_objective breadShopping delivery
complete_quest breadShopping
"No :(":
talk helper idle "Oh okay"
set_button parkButton false
shop_menu:
choice:
talk shopkeeper idle "So, do you want some bread?"
"Buy bread (costs %{data.breadPrice})" $if this.stats.money.value >= this.data.breadPrice:
add_item bread 1
$if this.data.breadPrice === 5:
add_stat money -5
else:
add_stat money -4
jump map_update
roll bread_haggle haggling 50 "Try to haggle for bread" hideAfterRoll:
success "You explain that helper cat needs bread to feed his poor family":
set data.breadPrice 4
talk shopkeeper idle "I guess I can sell you bread for 4 coins"
jump shop_menu
failure "You try to pity trip the shopkeeper but he won't bulge":
talk shopkeeper idle "The price is 5 coins, nothing less, nothing more."
jump shop_menu
"Exit":
jump map_update
map_update:
$if this.items.bread.amount >= 2:
complete_objective breadShopping bread
talk inner idle "I've got enough bread now, I'm going to go to the park."
start_objective breadShopping delivery
set_screen map
set_button parkButton true
set_button shopButton false
else:
talk inner idle "Hmm, I still need to buy more bread for helper cat."
set_screen mapjs