The next release of TMJ will be at the end of this month. It will be a demo of Bryn using a new village engine. Most of the final game will make use of this engine, so it is an integral part of the project and must be done right. For a successful engine, it must have the following capabilities:
Let's shoot for the stars and get it done!
Update May 13th:
I've been reworking an early scrolling engine that I started writing a few months ago. This will be the basis of the main engine driving most non-battle aspects of the game.
Below show's an in-progress before-and-after of some artwork that ElitePkmn (Kris) sent me a while ago that I'm making into the village of Bryn. There's still much work to do, but it's taking shape.