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    Where do i start?? GML

    So these days ive been looking after tutorials. But i feel like im just copying and pasting them. Without learning anything. So where do i start? Also the Game Maker Manual its weird for me.
  2. Josi Craft's

    Asset - Shaders shader graph for gamemaker?

    are there any of you who know a program just like shader graph but for game maker studio 2.3
  3. M

    That feeling when Game maker is acting weird

    Hey! I hope you guys are having a nice day today! I dont wanna be much of a bother so imma just get to the point, im 13 and just got into coding ive been following this guy Shaun Spalding and recently finished episode 12 (also heads up I have NO experience with coding before this lol) anyway...
  4. Coffeli

    GMS 2.3+ Brainstorming: How would i make a custom bullet hell??

    I want to make a rhythm game and customize bullet patterns to the sound of the music and ive been stumped for a while on how to approach it. Only way I can think of is timers but thatd get way too tedious to time to a 5 minute song. i really want to make something like this but in game maker...
  5. Coffeli

    SOLVED I cant get the choose function to work?

    When i press the mouse button it uses both of my choose values and not just one. I am trying to call scripts step event: if mouse_check_button_pressed(mb_left) { choose(scrattack1(),scrattack2()); }
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    GMS 2 Need help with a physics based cannon game

    I want to make a game where a physics object is launched from a cannon at different speed and powers, the problem is getting the object to launch out at the angle of the cannon but the function physics_apply_impulse() is based on having an x force and a y force not a power and an angle... so my...
  7. kureoni

    GML help me with this holy collision code

    so, in my game, there is mobs that follows you once they are spawned, but since these mobs' angle always face the player position, sometimes they turn their angle and the collision box of the mob gets stuck inside of the collision box of the wall and sometimes, inside of the collision box of...
  8. K

    Help with Weird Bug: Pokemon Style Movement(SOLVED)

    Hey! So I'm new to Game maker and I'm having an issue. I followed a video and took notes as I went along yet, for some odd reason, my walking is really buggy. When I try to walk up, the camera instantly moves up and I can't walk at all. When I go down, I can only go so much until I get stuck...
  9. S

    Windows GMS2 - Need help with RAM usage by the program.

    Hello and thank you for taking your time to answer this question ! BASICALLY MY GMS:2 IS EATING WHOLE MY RAM My rig : ( LenovoT430 ) 4GB ram, intel-i5-3320M processor @2.60GHz boosted to 3.30GHz with the help of turboboost. ( I know it's weak but It hasn't been a problem for me unless I'm...
  10. aristhemage

    SOLVED Code should work in theory, why is it spawning only 1 or 2 trees per load in?

    Hello, I have a create code that goes as follows: var wait = 0 for (var i = 0; i < 80; i++){ var number = irandom_range(0,5); var number2 = irandom_range(0,1); if wait = 0 { if number = 2{ //Tree One if number2 = 1{ world[worldArrayLength++] = instance_create_layer(i * 64, 704, "Blocks"...
  11. D

    How do I learn GML?

    I have been "Using" Game Maker Studio since I wanted to make my first game. I found Shaun Spaulding's tutorial on making a Platformer and tried to do that. Sadly, while I was trying to rename the game's file I accidentally deleted ALL of my work and decided to give up. I recently made a small...
  12. D

    How to move the Work Camera

    I tried to search this up but I only found how to make a view port or in-game camera issues. things like that. What I mean by "Work Camera" Is your view when Coding, Room Editing, etc. I can't seem to figure out how to move my view while I'm working.
  13. Wicked

    GML Grid index out of bounds help

    I've been following this tutorial on how to randomly generate levels using code, but when I get to the part where he shows the floor tiles in the game as randomly generated, my computer just loops a Grid 0, index out of bounds writing thing that just increases This is the code
  14. M

    Legacy GM Problem that i can't solve

    Hi, im trying to make one thing on my game. I need that the user click on the button, after the button is pressed it will check if the global variable is higher than another one then will give an error if its true, if its false it will change room. I don't know what happen because it always go...
  15. KONGEN

    HTML5 Posting my games on my own website

    Hi, i bought the WEB edition of GMM2. i would like to buy a domain and hopfully be able to post my games to friends etc, im not trying to become big, just an easy way for my friends to acces my games. i have basicly 0 skils in web development, but is there an easy way to post the games as HTML5...
  16. W

    Windows need a helping hand when it comes to coding

    hello guys , i my self am in need of help for some basic coding . basically since i am very very very tight on time , i cant seem to figure out how to code properly , but all i have to do is code some basic stuff , yet again , its a headace for me to do on the other hand , animations , pixel...
  17. A

    Please Help!

    So Im making it to when my player is killed its supposed to destroy the instance, and then go to the next room, but im watching the hp reach 0 viewing the healthbar, and nothing is happening am i doing something wrong? if hp = 0 instance_destroy() room_goto(Death)
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    So, I have a game and I have the Healthbar of the player in the player object, and whenever the player gets killed, I dont want the healthbar to disappear, is there any way I can put the healthbar anywhere else? or just make it so it doesnt disappear in the player object?
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    Help [Solved]

    I am currently making a game where you are a player in a room full of plates, and you click to move, and im trying to make it so whenever you click on a plate you move to that plate, but for some reason whenever i move to one its just sticking to that one and not being able to move to a...
  20. A

    Tower Defense

    Im making a Tower Defense game, and I have everything setup, but i wanted to know how to delete a tower, so i click on the tower i want, and then place it, i need to make it so i can click it again after its been placed and place it into a garbage can type thing and have it get destroyed