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  1. PlayerOne

    GMS 2 Contdown Timer && Count-Up Timer [GMS2]

    GM Version: GMS2 (Unconfirmed on 1.4) Download [GMS2]: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1xzRCMqFHCJbRk985W4ggXQzSHiSCljeF Version: 1.0 Description: This is how to make a countdown and count-up timer for your game(s). What is needed to proceed: -Knowledge of GML. To start we will...
  2. Dioramos


    I want to add bright effect to background with music sync. Example: when music reaches 5, 7, 15, 19, 33, 144... seconds, instantly spawn white (0.1 alpha) image and slowly "fade out" it. Is there an easy way to do this?
  3. C

    Datetime Functions?

    Let's say I wanted to make a countdown timer for a deadline, and that deadline is February 4th, 2020 at 6:30 PM. I want it to be displayed like, "You have __ months, __ days, __ hours, and __ minutes." What's the most efficient way to do this? Thanks!
  4. Pfap

    [SOLVED]count down timer

    The below code is good to copy and paste into one object and when placed in a room will run. I'm hoping somebody could review my code and hopefully tell me where I'm going wrong or just being stupid and then point me in the right direction. I'm trying to make a count down timer that rolls the...
  5. I

    alarm and score

    I'm working on a game for a schoolproject and I need to make an alarm. This alarm has to work in different rooms, but it has to be the same countdown alarm. When the alarm ends, the game needs to stop. The score has to be a global score which we can display in different rooms. After the game...
  6. N

    Drag And Drop Setting a timer / countdown?

    Hey there! I need to create a timer / countdown in two different rooms / levels, so that your time to finish the maze is limited. If the time is up I want the player to respawn at the beginning... Please help me achieving this with Drag and Drop, I reaaally need your help
  7. N

    Drag And Drop Setting a timer / countdown in 2 different rooms?

    Hey there! I'm a total noob and need to create a timer / countdown in two different rooms / levels, so that your time to finish the maze is limited. If the time is up I want the player to respawn at the beginning... Please help me achieving this with Drag and Drop
  8. Kaguva

    Asset - Extension Count Down Timer miliSeconds iOS&Android

    Count Down Timer miliSeconds Android Marketplace: https://marketplace.yoyogames.com/assets/5617/native-ms-timer-ios-android Primal category: Extension Price: $9.99 Modules: iOS,Android Support: kaguva.games@gmail.com Description: This native timer counts in milliseconds and when finish the...
  9. T

    Simple delay using DND?

    So I was following the tutorial series for making a shooter game with Drag and Drop. For the shooting functionality the tutorial has us create a variable for cooldown, set it's value to 0 and then only allow shooting when that variable is less than or equal to 0. I wanted to add a delay before...
  10. T

    Show countdown timer upon key press?

    Hello, I am relatively new to programming in GameMaker. I am currently working on a part where if you press a key, a countdown timer will appear on the screen. However, I haven't had much luck in having it update. When I press the A key, it does show that there is 5 seconds on the clock, but it...
  11. M

    Drag And Drop How to show countdown timer?

    I have a timer set for 9000 ticks, or five minutes, but I would like to be able to show that to the player in the format minutes:seconds. Is there a way to do that through drag and drop functions? Or do I have to use code?
  12. jigglesthepuff

    Vertical Scroll with fixed timer [Solved]

    Hey ya'll, I'm making a platformer that scrolls up and down, and I was wondering if there is an easy way to get it so that the timer at the top scrolls with the rest of the screen. Thanks in advance!
  13. K

    Legacy GM [SOLVED] Want to create a timer, having issues

    Hello all, I am less-than-pleased-as-punch to say that I am having more difficulty. I want there to be a delay between clicking a cut icon to the tree actually being, well, cut. I have tried alarms, and besides not understanding how they work, I have a tendency to lose track of them if they...
  14. Luke Pierson

    Timer for flashlight battery

    Hey everyone! Here again with another question :) So I have a flashlight item in my game that creates a timer that draws a battery sprite in the GUI. It should draw a different sprite as the timer goes down. It currently draws the full battery and then disappears as the timer goes to the...