platform game

  1. Reyniki

    GMS 2 Platformer Enemies Spazz out on top of Player [SOLVED!]

    [EDIT] My previous concern was solved but now I'm kinda lost on how to make the enemy sprites stop spazzing out when they're overlapping with the player. Dunno if any line of code would show the problem but here's the enemy's chase after the player code: dir = sign(oPlayer.x - x); h_sp = dir *...
  2. J

    GML Help with angled player kickback mechanic.

    Hi everyone, I'd like to start by saying I'm a complete novice to programming. I've been following a video by Shaun Spalding on kick back. I thought it would be a cool idea to make a game around this mechanic, but I've came a across a problem. When shooting at an angle and the player is...
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    GMS 2 Gamemaker Studio 2: Moving Platforms and One Way Platforms(All in One)

    GM Version: Target Platform: Windows Download: N/A Links: Summary: First of all, happy new year to everybody! Hope you're having a great one. Just as the title mentions, this is an all in one tutorial video showing people how to handle jump through based static and moving...
  4. Wile94

    Legacy GM Instance_nearest - when to use it? performance impact?

    Hi, I'm working on a platformer (if you saw my posts i'm always working on a platformer :rolleyes:). Currently I'm looking the best way to perform some collisions without running the place_meeting and instance_place function constantly. I coded a moving platform using the next lines of code...
  5. wilmer

    Legacy GM Character stuck when using touch buttons, but does not get stuck with keyboards

    Greetings to all: Please help me on this, I am using skeletal animation. The problem is that the code that controls the gravity and collisions with the floor (the object of the floor is solid) works well with the keys assigned to move the character and jump (w, a, s, d, space etc.) , but since...
  6. Storm1208

    Legacy GM [SOLVED] Corner Collision Causing Incorrect X and Y Values?

    Hey All! I'm currently working on a recreation of the popular platformer "VVVVVV" and started using the view system in GameMaker to make small, 640x480 levels in my project. These levels are all contained within one room, and when the player walks far enough out of one view it switches to...
  7. Electronic Cheesekov

    Windows Revenge Of The Veggieman (Finished?)

    LAST UPDATED 01/02/2020 ----------> DOWNLOAD <---------- You play as a fat man who loves hamburgers THEN SUDDENLY the evil Veggieman comes to your house to tell you that you should eat healthier and steals all your hamburgers so you must go on an epic quest to get your hamburgers back...
  8. 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
  9. PlayerOne

    Game Mechanics What makes a good platformer A.I?

    What makes a good platformer A.I? What makes it fun or challenging? I need any and all input on this particular topic as I'm currently at the stage where I have to build my games A.I. All opinions are appreciated.
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    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...
  11. 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...
  12. Waterticket

    Does online platform useful in GM:S?

    Hi, I'm GM:S user in south korea. I made gms online platform for korea, and I want to know it is useful in worldwide also. I service it in korea so language also korean. Simply, this platform provide these things free scoreboard free id/social login (google, twitter, facebook(preparing), and...
  13. J

    GMS 2 Making an object spawn and move to 1 of 3 places

    Hello. So I'm making a platformer, and I've been having an issue with this one part where I'm trying to get an object to randomly go to 1 of 3 areas and turn into something else. I've been using this code, and it works relatively well, aside from that sometimes the object spawns and stays...
  14. T

    GMS 2 Help With Horizontal Platforms

    Hey ya'll, I've been working on a plat former and I can't seem to get the horizontal moving platform to work properly. I've watched videos, gone through forums, and tried messing around with the code my self but with no success. I got Vertical Platforms to work alright but I can't get these...
  15. PeachPocket

    Job Offer - Artist Can you animate this?

    Kia ora GMC, I am working on a stealth platformer and need some animation done on the player character. This is the player character: A walking, running, crouching, climbing and hanging animations needed. If you are able to help you it would be much appreciated. A money value can be...
  16. Liam Earles

    Free Smash Ringtail Cat

    Smash Ringtail Cat is a game inspired by an animal species some people never heard of before, and takes inspiration to 80's and 90's video games. An evil scientist known as Dr. Glitcher has a plan to glitch up the entire planet with his multiple ultimate weapons, with one that would glitch up...
  17. M

    Team Request Building a team for the next best Indie Game

    I'm looking for a team to partner with to develop one of the great indie games of our time. The game is titled: I Am One It's a mash-up Metroidvania-esque 2-D Platform Role Playing Game for the Personal Computer. I have a basic story-line: A young boy and his uncle live as hunter/mercenaries...
  18. Y

    Umm idont have idea where to ask (HELP)

    i am game maker 1 user creating platform 2d game this is code to gun follow character and should be point on character but it spawns in wall obj x = spr_character.x y = spr_character.y+10 image_angle = point_direction(x,y,mouse_x,mouse_y) firingdelay = firingdelay - 1 if...
  19. B

    Rolling Thunder

    Hi Just try to create new game using gamemaker. This is a game I have been working on for a while now, and I could really use some feedback from you guys So This Puzzle Platformer i working on still on Alpha but you all can try it just 2MB here Link for Windows Exe : i will porting it to mobile...
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    Problem with coding half-tile collisions (Tiled Platformer Example GM Stuido 1.4)

    I'm using the Tile Platformer example included with Game Maker Studio 1.4. I took some time to try to understand the code and what it does and I think I have a grasp on it. I'm expanding the tileset to include half-blocks and some slopes. I'm coding the collision for the half block here...