1. thom

    How to prevent cheaters from editing game sprites

    Hi, The online community of my game Ultimate Racing 2D found out that people were cheating in online multiplayer. The game uses an (invisible) grass sprite to detect when someone is driving on the grass and should therefore be slowed down. However the cheaters have been able to change this...
  2. Lord KJWilliams

    Can players become better at a game, if you design a game that lets them cheat and not cheat?

    So for the past year or so, I started working on a game idea where the game has two modes , one lets you cheat and the other does not. Its designed like a science experiment where you have the control and the experiment, in this case the experiment is the ability to cheat in the game. So, I came...
  3. N

    Legacy GM Check programs which are running?

    As the title says, I want to check which programs are running in GML. I want this to check if Cheat Engine is running and if so, shutdown the game and tell the user to stop using Cheat Engine. Why? Because I'm using the GM Scoreboard site, and I don't want to fill up the fields with 999,999...
  4. S

    MMO Anti-cheat system

    Hey, Im going to make an MMO and Im trying to write a proper framework. Since I am better with GML than with servers and this is the first time Im writing an MMO I was wondering whether it was a good idea to add client anti-cheat to begin with instead of writing server anti-cheat. In game maker...