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CGMZ - Encyclopedia and Bestiary

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Release Date: August 29, 2020
Latest Update: February 13, 2021
Version: 1.1.3
This plugin creates a powerful encyclopedia for your game, with default categories including bestiary, items, armors, weapons, skills, and states. It can also handle as many custom categories as desired with their own custom entries.

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Main Features
  • Add a bestiary to your game
  • Add an encyclopedia of items, weapons, armors, states, and skills to your game
  • Add custom categories with custom entries to your encyclopedia
  • Many configuration and customization options available


A bestiary entry showing most of the display information
Entries can scroll down to reveal more info such as the sketch
An item entry showing lots of information
An armor entry showing lots of information
A weapon entry showing lots of information
A skill entry showing lots of information
A state entry showing lots of information
A custom entry showing a description and sketch


Press F3 to switch fullscreen display mode

Press F4 to go fullscreen


The plugin can be found here: Get Plugin

Forum post on RPG Maker Web can be found here: RPG Maker Web Forum

Forum post on RPG Maker Central can be found here: RPG Maker Central Forum

Suggested Plugins

Required: CGMZ Core. This is the Core CGMZ Plugin which is required by CGMZ plugins.

Suggested: Menu Command Window. To easily add this plugin to the menu.

How To Use

Import into plugin manager and enable the plugin. Some customization options available. Further instructions in plugin.


Terms for this plugin and all resources on this site can be found at: Terms of Use

Version HistoryVersion 1.0
  • Initial release
Version 1.1.0
  • Added additional checks during battle to discover enemies
Version 1.1.1
  • Fixed totals window being too large in some cases
  • Fixed list window items having no padding
  • Fixed bug with the list window not scrolling up after cancel
Version 1.1.2
  • This plugin now initiates a check for CGMZ Achievements after discovery


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