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  1. T

    GML Sprite not appearing issue

    I'm having an issue relating to my sprites / objects not appearing. My issue: I'm trying to create a new object, the code is all fine. I place it in the room but it doesn't appear in-game. Other existing objects appear perfectly fine. I had a slight hunch that none of my new objects would...
  2. Plubu

    GMS 2.3+ Pixel Sprites Scaling issues that happen in full screen

    Hello everyone, hope you're all safe, Now I have an interesting problem with pixels sprites scaling weirdly, causing pixel distortion and all of that you probably know about. I've seen PixelatedPope's videos about resoultion and scaling, but they were in GMS 1, tried it, changed the codes to...
  3. MoriMori

    Beginner help needed rock,paper,scissors

    sprite_index = choose( spr_card_paper,spr_card_rock, spr_card_scissors); This was made in the create event with obj_cards, which is a parent to the objects; obj_paper, obj_rock, obj_scissors Now if you've played rock, paper, scissors then you understand how the game works, now I need help on...
  4. ChillAssLofi

    Need Help with a Word Find game I'm making, please.

    Hi, I am trying to make a "word find game". You know where you get a jumble of random letters and you try to find words hidden inside. (I suppose this is actually more like the game Boggle if you're familiar with that.) As you choose the tiles with the letters, the letters should appear on...
  5. S

    GMS 2.3+ [RESOLVED] It seems my Project was corrupted

    Hello ladies and gents! I swapped my D: drive, an HDD to a second SSD recently, and before doing so I moved my two most developed projects onto a memory stick. I didn't need anything on the old drive, as most of my important programs were saved on my C: drive, a small SSD. (including my...
  6. Acid Reflvx

    GML How do I send files into an online database????? (HELP!)

    When I began my game, I wanted to put it on Steam, and it would use the Steam workshop. I don't want to use Steam now though and I want to make my own online playing system like how Geometry Dash did. I have a domain I can use as a database. The domain is allowed one page. So all of that comes...
  7. Ponzalskov

    GMS 2.3+ [SOLVED] Help with Sprites not drawing on super simple test project.

    As the title reads, its a project with 1 sprite (16x16) 1 object (with a Draw Event with 6 lines of code 1 room (with an Instances layer and Background layer) Any sprite is not showing, neither tiles (i've tried before but simplified to the minimum to show the basic and main problem). No error...
  8. J6-4B studio

    GMS 2.3+ How do I make custom borders?

    I have a game that has a 4:3 aspect ratio (640 x 480 resolution) and I wanted to make a custom border like how they would do it in Nuclear throne or the console version of Undertale. How do I achieve this?
  9. MasterOfTheYeetz

    GML how 2 make one way obstacles in a certain order.

    so basically I need help with making one-way obstacles that go in a set pattern like triangle, circle, square, octagon, pentagon, rectangle. I can't find any tutorials. Call me a noob if you want, I just don't know how 2. helpful feedback is appreciated! thanks and bye. (btw I'm still relearning...
  10. C

    GML Basic For loop for displaying 2D array not working when # of columns do not equal # of rows

    Just started using GML and am somewhat new to coding. I wanted to try to make a game menu that changes the color of the option you want to select if you used the arrow keys. I cannot for the life of me figure out why my For loops only work if the columns and rows are the same value (a 3x3 matrix...
  11. MasterOfTheYeetz

    SOLVED I closed compile errors and syntax errors tabs and can't get them back

    help I closed compile errors and syntax errors tabs and can't get them back. how get back or am I just dumb?
  12. if (user.brain == NULL)

    Room Generation for Dungeon Crawler

    I want to create a level generation system similar to in the binding of isaac. I have no idea how to do this though. Please help!
  13. Plisken

    How do i delete a game_save file?

    So i added a simple save system using "game_save" but now every time I test my game, it loads that file and I need to test the game as if it were being run for the first time.. I've tried deleting the file in game using "file_delete" but when I try that I get this error message...
  14. H

    SOLVED Views don't exist in rooms made by room_add?

    I made a dungeon generator that generates new rooms using room_add(), but whenever my camera enters one of these rooms, it suddenly stops working. So I printed out the view_camera[0] in these rooms to see, and they returned -1. What is this and how do I fix it? Sorry, if it seems short, but I...
  15. H

    GMS 2.3+ Camera and mouse tracking stops working after switching rooms

    So after finally making a successful dungeon generator, I tested it out on my game, only to find that whenever, my player enters a room, the camera object simply stops working, as well as the weapons, they just stop pointing at the cursor. At the first part of the clip you can see how everything...
  16. LunarTaqq

    Windows Updated to new version today, and my game won't run :/ Please help

    Hello! I updated to the latest version of GameMaker today, and I can edit freely and do anything I want with my projects, but as soon as I go to run the game, nothing pops up... Here is what it says in the "Output" tab: "cmd" /c subst Z...
  17. S

    help

    #region ANDAR var es = keyboard_check(ord("A")); var di = keyboard_check(ord("D")); var up = keyboard_check(ord("W")); var ba = keyboard_check(ord("S")); if (up) or (ba) or (es) or (di) { dir = point_direction(0,0,(di - es), (ba - up)); velh = lengthdir_x(vel, dir); velv = lengthdir_y(vel...
  18. sweep

    SOLVED Help with projectiles.

    Hope someone can help. I've set up a player who can throw a dagger . The code is below. But in the game the player throws multiple daggers. I only want to show one dagger . I've tried to figure it out but without much luck. I know using two dagger images (one facing left/ one right) isn't the...
  19. H

    SOLVED Tiles won't set properly

    TLDR: Made a dungeon generator that generates a random sequence of rooms, each room has an assigned randomly generated grid, this grid is only filled in when the room is active/selected. But the tiles just won't set, instead the whole rooms just turns white. if(room==room_index){ var...
  20. DeadSeagull

    Job Offer - General Looking for a Concept/Game Designer

    Hi, I'm looking to create my first video game. Looking to create something small for the first project. Currently looking to hire a game designer to help with these tasks. flesh out the game concepts gameplay and mechanics. create the Game Design Document i can't decide which to start with...
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