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  1. Cande3

     Graphic Adventure/Turn-based RPG?

    Hello! I'm new to this forum, but I wanted to know what people might think of an idea, who have more experience than I do. I won't get too into the details, but I've been toying with the idea of a Graphic Adventure style game where you go around talking to people and interacting with shops...
  2. flykidsblue1

    Idea Is GITHUB a viable way of storing files for my games?

    Hey everyone! So I basically want to add a "news" section in my game where users can be informed of any upcoming updates to my game/games and what not. I was using the http_get_file(); funtion to download the "news.zip" file. I was first thinking of using google drive, but each time I delete the...
  3. X

    Looking for help and suggestions for an idea...

    So basically I am a beginner with game design. My primary interest is in making top-down rpg's (zelda/pokemon angle, not gta). I've been working on and off on artwork for a while, and I've done enough with gamemaker (a few tutorials) to get the basics of spirtes and objects and basic movement...
  4. BulleTech Studios

    HTML5 Game Idea Generator

    Over the past while now I have been using GameMaker to develop a small number of free Windows/Web apps for my own fun/learning and to help myself as well as other indie game[maker] developers. I'm now at the point where I'd like to share them with everyone and get some feedback. Game Idea...
  5. flyinian

    Need suggestions for menu navigation

    I am making an incremental game and I am going to have clickable buttons that will remain on screen through out the game. What would be an efficient way on doing this. I was originally going to just simply create the template for the room and duplicate that room but, then I thought how much of a...
  6. R

    Game Mechanics Sleeping feature in Online Game

    I'm starting to make an online game with realistic needs features such as hunger, thirst and need of sleep. It's not a problem with the hunger and thirst feature, however I meet such a dead-end when realizing the sleeping feature is not possible for online gaming. Your character need to sleep in...
  7. Edwin

    Idea Double Jump Particle Effect

    Hello, people. I'm making a platformer game and I can't think up how I can make the double jump effect. What particle form I should draw it and in what direction I should animate it? I apreciate every idea you offer :). This is how on ground jumping particle effect look like (I don't own these...
  8. Turkish Coffee

    Design Need help with Designing the Tutorial

    Hey, I have a 2D-RTS game that you can check here and I'm trying to put some, very few texted tutorials in it. The thing I'm confused about is where do I put the text. The game starts with a black screen from the campsite and the came moves towards the player, so player sees where he/she...
  9. S

    Flintstones Themed 3D GTA style game Ideas.

    I plan to develop a 3D GTA style game with a Flintstones theme, i.e in the prehistoric era, that is mildly violent similar to the Simpsons Hit and Run. I need your game Ideas for this, so therefore I need Ideas for: What kind of vehicles am I going to implement in the game? Are there going to...
  10. R

    Need practice,need goals

    Hi team, I am.still trying to get the idea for my game but untel then I would like to practice practice practice. I know that in art sometimes they do something called mermay and they draw each day of may a different mermaid so...for gaming I am looking for something like this but obviosly not...
  11. Y

     community chat inside the gms ide

    just an idea . could be nice to have a community chat inside the ide ,just a small window in some corner to ask for some help/discuss ideas or just chit chatting if you are bored without getting out of the ide . it can be a distraction from the creative process but i guess you will turn it off...
  12. U

    Idea I have a great game idea! But I don't know how to pitch it...

    Hi all, I have a game idea that I've been thinking about for some time now, and am just now starting to document it. Although I have a pretty clear vision of the game and its underlying systems, I just can't seem to figure out a pitch for the game, probably because I'm not certain of the target...
  13. W

    Idea What should I name my game?

    I'm making a game which is currently called A.A.T and some people don't pronounce it and it doesn't roll off the tongue. It was originally going to be called Lane as the persons whose life it was based on, their last name was Lane. I ended up falling out with them kind of and then I changed it...
  14. A

    Idea Game Idea already similarly used?.. keep on or..

    Here's a very rough example of my game concept.. Its based on planting controllable "deflection pads" which you launch at surfaces, then bounce energy orbs off of in order to hit a goal post. The more pads you bounce off, your score raises exponentially, and the orbs' speed accelerates the...
  15. John Andrews

     Weaponman: platformer sidescroller shooter

    In the year 2100, a weapon's factory has declared war against the world to achieve world domination, every single country in the world has sent forces to take them down, but all attempts to do so have failed, until today, when the special task force ARM sends out his most specialized soldier...
  16. G

     IDE suggestion: auto-reorganize objects in workspace when one is closed

    My first suggestion would be allowing individual events to be opened from the resource tree (opening into a full-screen code window) and allowing events to be created from the resource tree--basically allowing the workspace to be relegated to the object's edit box for assigning a sprite, etc...
  17. Zuurix

     Question about terminology

    Hi, fellow devs! Last week I've been working on item sets for my game (item sets like from Diablo/Torchlight) and I came up with two sets: Ultranid's Damnation and Ultranid's Salvation. Damnation gives player benefits, but player constantly loses a lot of health. Salvation makes it that player...
  18. R

    GML Trying out an idea in GameMaker

    Hello everyone! I had an idea these days and I'd like to know if it's possible to implement it in GameMaker. Let's say I have an object, like a square, and other objects, similar to blocks. Each of those blocks would contain actions, like walk, jump, attack, etc. My ideia is to put those...
  19. B

    Educational Study Game Ideas

    I work in a middle school where all of the students are checked out Chromebooks. They do homework on them and sometimes we allow them to play games. Supposed to be approved educational study games. These games are from the books we have and they are very boring matching games. I am curious if...
  20. Drenathor

     Studio 2's Free Limitations

    Hi YoYo Staff, Is it possible to get some official responses that explain why Studio 2 is so much more restrictive than Studio 1? I’ve seen a number of questions about this on other sites but without knowing of any official posts on this topic I haven’t been able to point them to any useful...
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