RimWorld Modding Resources

A community-collated hub for all things RimWorld Modding.

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It doesn’t matter which you use, as long as it isn’t notepad.exe, Microsoft Word or Libreoffice.

Here’s a list of good text editors.

Try them out for yourself and see which fits.

All of them have one critical feature which you will use a lot: Folders as workspaces and “Find in Files”. Open Core\Defs as a workspace and it adds an explorer-type filetree to your windows. You can then search all the files inside that folder and its subfolders. Need to find all occurrences of “<costList>”? Find in files has you covered. This is by far the most useful feature, and it will greatly increase your efficiency.


Notepad++ Notepad++

Sublime Sublime

Atom Atom

VS Code VS Code