path following

  1. T

    Dragging objects with the mouse on branching paths

    Hello, So I have sort of a special situation, since I can't find any existing solutions online. I am programming a Drag and Drop puzzle game and I need to drag an object around in a grid. Here's a snapshot so you can picture my goal: So I need to drag the circle along this grid and get it to...
  2. Aardvark

    GMS 2 Control a player object along a path

    Hello everyone! I was wondering if there is a way, for a player object, to move along a path? But not to follow the path automatically. For example, I would like for the player to move the object along a prescribed circular path with the analog stick of a game pad : I tried to define a path...
  3. T

    GMS 2 Issues with paths

    Very new to GMS as a whole, just completed the DnD breakout tutorial. Decided I'd stick with that game a little longer to practice some stuff, and worked on adding new powerups. The one I'm currently working on is supposed to make the bat move slightly upwards in a smooth motion, then return...
  4. T

    Need help stopping an NPC at the middle of a path

    So i've been following this tutorial on NPC paths : and successfully made the base obj as in the video. Here's the code(path related only): obj_NPCBase: <CREATE EVENT> //Path Target = instance_create(x,y,obj_target); Path = -1; <STEP EVENT> if(Path != -1){ dir =...
  5. Bokkie2988

    GMS 2 Pathfinding doesn't work.

    Hello, So I've created a boss which should follow a infinity symbol like form. I used this code: (In step event) if (pathfollowing == true){ path_start(pathboss1,2,path_action_continue,true); } Now I know it should be in the create event, otherwise it will warp itself back to the start...
  6. reallifeed

    GMS 2 Paths and Path Following Using Drag and Drop

    GM Version: GMS 2 Target Platform: ALL Download: N/A Links: N/A Summary: Object path and path following using drag and drop methods. Tutorial: