1. J

    Windows objects in pause menu

    Hello I want to make a pause menu with gui but I don't know how to place objects inside the gui, could you explain to me? in game maker 1.4
  2. J

    How to create game modes

    Hello, I am creating a game in game maker studio 1.4, what I want to do are two game modes, I explain a story game mode and another by punctuation. I want two options to appear when I click on change game mode and when I click it closes and then when I press play it takes me to the one I have...
  3. ashurlee

    Collision and Ds_list bug

    Can anyone see anything glaringly wrong with this code that could be causing collision checks to not always trigger? This code is written in the hitbox for the ability. I have tried multiple solutions such as increasing the size of the collision mask. Clearing the list on creation. Increasing...
  4. Y

    GMS 2 game_set_Speed in gms1.4

    I'm trying to use game_set_Speed function but in game maker studio 1.4 version I can't change room speed or use delta time for some complex reasons is there an script or extension i can import to my version of game maker so i can use this function ?? please help
  5. Robotnik91

    Game Maker 1.4 8-Directional Movement

    Hiya! I'm a beginner when it comes to coding. I don't know how to write my own 8-directional movement code for an RPG-type game. Also, I've been trying to search for YouTube videos describing how to code correctly. However, I cannot find any videos for Game Maker 1.4... only for Game Maker 2. I...
  6. Son-Benji

    Development Is mobile release with 1.4 still possible?

    Hi please could I know, if I’ve made a full game with gamemaker 1.4, is it still possible to release it for iOS and Android? I have tried importing it to gamemaker studio 2, and although most of the game works perfectly, some minor changes have occurred which I do not know how to fix at all...
  7. Son-Benji

    Question - Code Shaders not working correctly after import from 1.4

    Hi, can someone please give me a little assistance? I’ve made a game with gamemaker 1.4, and had to convert the file to be compatible with gamemaker studio 2 (for mobile release). I have colour swap shaders that worked perfectly before, but now they give me this effect/result. What is it...
  8. zendraw

    game maker 14804

    i want to download game maker 1.4.804, any links?
  9. paulog

    Legacy GM Check collision with all objects but self?

    Hello! I'm making a simple game in GM1.4 and I want to check if an object is colliding with any other object but not with itself. This is the code I'm using: if position_meeting(x,y,all) { global.free = 1 } if !position_meeting(x,y,all) { global.free = 0 } Tha variable global.free is always...
  10. Pretorg

    SOLVED Tiled background size and performance

    I have been using in my project 4 600x600 backgrounds tiled (as they are smaller than the room), the first is just a solid colour, the other backgrounds have some scattered sprites. I am implementing random events on the game and one of them requires a different background which is a radioactive...
  11. SteamingBullet

    Legacy GM Dying sometimes causes the game to break? But only sometimes?

    I've been working on this platformer beat em up-esque game for about a month now, and met my first infuriating bug with it. It's hard to explain because as far as I know it's inconsistent and nothing seems to directly cause it. When you run out of health in game, the character becomes a "death"...
  12. R

    Gamemaker 1.4 Top down movement

    So currently I'm working on a top down game, but the sprite animations only consists of left and right (like crypt of the necrodancer) I've been trying to get the up and down animation done depending on the last direction the player was facing. Here is my step event code so far. For some reason...
  13. Ssnakee

    Legacy GM Charactor stuck in wall if hitting corner, platformer

    Alright, so I am working on a platformer game in which you play as a slime and make your way through levels. I am using a heavily modified version of Shaun Spalding's code. I have many different sprites that I switch between, however I gave them all the same collision box. (Modified). I suspect...
  14. Ferrettomato

    Legacy GM [SOLVED] Resetting persistent rooms from other rooms

    My game has multiple persistent rooms that should maintain their states until the player returns to the main menu. However, I've been having trouble finding a way to reset all those rooms without actually going to each one and restarting it from within, which feels overly complicated and hacky...
  15. T

    Steam build keeps wanting to install - will not run

    I have been stuck on this all day. Uploaded a build to Steam for the first time. At first I was using NSIS installer, but I switched to compressed zip, thinking that would solve my issue. Nope. When I try and run my game through Steam, it downloads OK. But when I click on the icon, the game...
  16. NeZvers

    GML Grid collision system with slopes (keep ignoring)

    EDIT: Thanks for help!
  17. J

    Question - IDE Question about Creators

    This isn't much for me as it's a gift for someone, but I'm wanting to purchase the Creator's WIN version. Out of curiosity does anyone know if this version carries 1.4 as well?
  18. A

    Grid based system - Nested grids and lists

    Hi everyone, I'm new here on the forums, but I have been reading a lot. Thank you for being such an helpful community. Please be patient, I'm not that much familiar with Gamemaker. I have been trying for a few days to figure out a grid system for an exploration/city building game prototype...
  19. YanBG

    Windows Not using any sprites. Good or bad?

    Might fit programming forum too but i want a longer discussion. Actually right now i have one sprite, having 1 pixel, to be able to use the mp_ functions but i draw everything else from backgrounds which are included files.
  20. sv3nxd

    Legacy GM [Djikstra's Pathfinding] Did I do it right?

    Hello game-maker-community, I've been working on a pathfinding-algorithm since yesterday morning. I didn't find any tutorials on how to implement it in GML nor what the most cost-effecient is. This is really important to me, as pathfinding has been a problem for me for atleast half a year (If...