1. S

    Create Object on top of Other object

    I want to make a lucky block where a mushroom spawns on top of the lucky block when I hit it
  2. Sargonnas

    GMS 2 [Solved] Combo Attack malfunction

    Hello! I'm making a side-scrolling action game, and my current problem is in performing combo attacks in melee. I come to you after many versions and several nights of no progress, and will be relieved / annoyed if the solution is super simple. After many failed iterations, the following code...
  3. tagwolf

    Basic Physics Platformer Controls

    GM Version: GMS2 Target Platform: ALL Summary: I had made a platform control tutorial that is a bit more advanced than this one as it does not use any of gamemaker's built in physics engine. However someone suggested that I also do a physics one so here it is! If you're interested in the...
  4. Anixias

    GMS 2 [Solved] Platformer Lighting Mask

    Hi all, I am developing an open-world 2D platformer right now. I'm about to finish getting all of my basic world stuff (solar system simulation to accurately display the sun and moon, moon phases, eclipses, etc.) and am getting into the lighting aspect now. My dilemma is simple: I want the...
  5. Anixias

    GMS 2 [Solved] Lighting Surfaces on non-integer view positions

    Hi all, I'm making a 2D platformer sort of game. I am wondering how best to handle the lighting surface since the view is almost never at an integer position, and surfaces only deal with integers as far as I'm aware. The view size is 480x270 and the game is rendered at 1920x1080 144FPS. For my...
  6. M

    Legacy GM Jumping and Falling sprites

    I want to make my character to change sprites when jumps and/or falls, in a platformer game. Do you know a good script? I use this script: if vspeed < 0 sprite_index = spr_jump else if vspeed > 0 sprite_index = spr_fall else if vspeed = 0 sprite_index = spr_stand But gives me a bug...
  7. CheatingPenguin

    Need Help With Platformer Slopes

    Hello everyone. I have a player object that is a square. It can move left and right, collide with walls, and jump. However, I want to add slopes. Currently, my Slope Object's parent is obj_solid. I want to figure out how to make the following code make the player look for a slope that is no...
  8. S

    Untitled action platformer about slicing robots in half with a fire sword

    ATTENTION GETTING IMAGE This is an untitled game about slicing robots in half with a fire sword. It's been in production 2 months. There's just not much to show as the game is full of placeholder art outside of these screenshots for now, but the little details will get done. Things like...
  9. Adam Mansour

    Team Request [Unpaid at start] Making a Kickstarter game [50/50 money split]

    Hello! Im looking for people who are fine with getting paid later. For now I can't pay, but after we finished making a demo for our game, we will put it on kickstarter and/ or Indiegogo. The money that comes in will be split evenly no matter how much it is, we're getting. (fair and square) The...
  10. Edwin

    GML [SOLVED] Having some problems with slope movement and collision.

    Fixed by myself.
  11. Arlan64

    Legacy GM [SOLVED] How to do water and ice physics in GameMaker 8.1?

    Hi guys, I want to create a swim gameplay for my character, but I don't know how to makes this posible... I give you my codes (many parts have been copied from Shaun with his tutorials) Blooby (the player) >> Create Event grav = 0.50; hsp = 0; vsp = 0; jumps = 0; jumpsmax = 1; jumps_outside...
  12. SoVes

    Asset - Scripts two directional parallax

    2Dparallax is an asset on the marketplace. It's an easy way to get a parallax working for a platformer with verticality. It scales to any room size with adjustable parallax speeds. You can do this with as many background layers as you want. Demo video Marketplace...
  13. KPJ

    Design Stealth Game Perspective/Type?

    Hi everyone! I just wanted your opinion on this question. I'm making a 2d stealth game in GMS 2, and I was thinking about which perspective or type I should have it. Whether I should have it from the side like a platformer (like a game such as mark of the ninja) or a top down view (like hotline...
  14. LibrarianOz

    Drag And Drop How do I make One Way Platforms Using Drag & Drop?

    I have not found a single tutorial that shows how to do one-way platforms using the drag & drop method. Could someone please help? I am using GameMaker Studio 2
  15. John Andrews

    Alpha Basis-9 War [Demo 0.2.0] Settings menu, checkpoints, effects, and more.

    Basis-9 War by John Andrews Twitter: <- FOLLOW IT! Most recent update post! Who are you, soldier? Get in the boots of a mysterious soldier who has crash-landed in the planet of Basis-9 after being stranded in...
  16. CreativeJon90

    Team Request Platformer Looking for Programmer

    Hello everyone! A project myself and a few others are working on is in need of a programmer. The game is a 2D platformer that focuses on a little pig on a journey of self discovery. The game itself in inspired by games such as Celeste, Hollow Knight, and FEZ. Here are a few screens The...
  17. A

    GML Help with changing sprite direction left and right

    Hello, I'm new to programming and really need help. I'm making a platformer and I'm having a problem inserting an additional run animation for the left direction. I made the sprite run to the right, even jump rightwards, but can't seem to do the same for the other direction without canceling the...
  18. JacPete

    Beta The "Mage World" iOS beta starts

    "Mage World" is going to be released to iOS very soon. Today i start the beta of the game. I cant find any bugs anymore with my gaming style, maybe someone of you is able to find the last bug (but maybe there is none). Help Trisha on her journey to become a supermage and save the kingdom, fight...
  19. Guitarmike

    Advice on controls

    Hi, I'm creating a traditional sidescrolling platformer. In addition to the basic WASD movement controls, the character can do a melee attack, a ranged attack, and a "special" attack. Right now I map those to the keypad 1, 2, and 3 keys, respectively. It just doesn't feel right. Any advice...
  20. V

    Character construction from multiple parts

    Hello, guys! I`m a beginner. I completed guidelines with creating a platformer, but all of them was about single sprited characters. So, that`s my problem: 1. I need to realize platformer mechanics 2. I have 4 parts for my character: legs, body, head and gun and all of them have basic...