1. A

    Enabling vsync while in fullscreen cuts framerate

    Hey there! I've noticed an odd issue recently that I've had trouble finding an answer for. I use the window_set_fullscreen(...) function to toggle fullscreen, and display_reset(...) to enable or disable vertical synchronization. What I've found is that in certain rooms, enabling vsync while...
  2. S

    Doom-like shooter examples?

    What happened to all these? It's been a long time since I've used GameMaker and I've forgotten how to make a basic fps game. There used to be a first person shooter tutorial included with every version of GameMaker, not to mention tons of shooter examples that could be downloaded and modified...
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    Demo BLAK: 3D FPS on the moon

    BLAK is back! Scroll down for Info and Download link! Screenshots: BLAK logo Luna 5 Meteor Defence station Apollo Terminal Green Line rail platform FPS View Some background: For those of you who may have missed it, a little over 3 years ago I began work on BLAK, a fully functional...
  4. A

    Windows TYPE Z (An Arcade Typing Based Shooter)

    Hey everyone, I've just completed my second game. It's called TYPE Z. It's basically like Typing of the Dead, but in case if you haven't played the game, here's a quick run-down of what my game is: You move the crosshair left or right with the LEFT or RIGHT arrow keys. When you settle on...
  5. M

    Legacy GM Performance Issues in Title Screen

    Hey there, i have some performance issues, and i really don't know why. It's just a Title Screen with a Menu. I know that drawing costs a lot, but it's just a Title Screen! This also happens in the Game itself but that's probably my code, i guess. It fluctuates between 2000 and 70 fps. It...
  6. Misty

    GMC Jam My game jam game.

    Okay, so this is killing me...after i submitted my game to the jam I realized it had a lighting bug...causes the lighting in one level to be yellow instead of purple... Here is the version you need to have...don't download the old and buggy one I uploaded to game jam... Version 007...
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    3D 3D Mouse Checking?

    Heya! Damn I wish there was a 3D section in the Game Maker Forums... Anyway. I've recently starting coding Game Maker in 3D, however, I've never been able to figure out a way of checking when the mouse is hovered over or clicking an object/model. The project I'm currently working on has a First...
  8. frozenwisp

    Real fps or room speed?

    So what should I use real_fps or room_speed. I ask this because I plan on rewriting a old engine of mine how ever I would like to know the pros and cons of each the variables. As building a good engine requires a good foundation.
  9. Filuto

    Steam Intrude

    Intrude is a first-person shooter inspired by old FPS titles like Wolfenstein 3D and Doom. There is an old underground base, abandoned long time ago, suddenly taken over by some kind of private military and emitting a strange signal. Your mission is to get in, find your way up through fifteen...
  10. Roa

    Alpha GMC marines

    GMC MARINES Download This is my new and dedicated work in progress title, currently labeled GMC marines. The project goal is to have a halo/timesplitters esque multiplayer fps experience with focus on a multiplayer head to head vs with various game modes, and a co-op mode of collecting...
  11. RyanC

    Legacy GM Vector Sprites Causing Hundreds of Texture Swaps

    Hi everyone, I'm getting hundreds if not thousands of texture swaps while using SWF vector sprites! This project is 10 months on the way and all the backgrounds have been completed after many months of hard work. Today I found this bug report online which states that in GMStudio SWFs use...