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    GMS 2 Platformer dash ability

    Hi! I just started out with GMS and tried to create my own code for a dash ability in a platformer. It works as intended EXCEPT when i try to use it while simultaniously pressing the up and left arrow key at the same time. If i try to use the dash then nothing happens. Any ide why this is the...
  2. Caio

    Legacy GM How to limit the jump?

    Hello, when my character jumps, if I hold the jump key, it keeps jumping and going up, can anyone help me? This is my code: //Jump if (key_jump) {vspd =-jumpspd } else { if (vspd <5) {vspd += grav; } if place_meeting(x,y,obj_ground)...
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    Free The Living Box (First finished game)

    Hey guys! I had a lot of projects that I never finished, but I learned some things from it and finally made my first game! :) Download link : https://gamejolt.com/games/TheLivingBox/286266 It is called "The Living Box" where you are a little box that has awesome power: It can swap between 2...
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    GMS 2 Programming Player to Pick Up in unique way an Object and throw it, Need Help

    This is what I am trying to accomplish with my game: What I am trying to do is make a platformer that has a penguin capable of picking up a specific object from a distance. Once it does, the object hovers above its head ready to be thrown. The code doesn't work at all. I don't know if I am...
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    Demo AMITY (Game in development)

    Please play and tell me what you think just click download : https://www.dropbox.com/s/81dc4wym1x0cxw5/AMITY.exe?dl=0 and tell me what you think :)
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    Player keeps running into the ground and getting stuck (platformer)

    so, my character will be running fine, it will be jump but sometimes it will just get stuck, and not be able to move, however stilll jump. so I have to jump move and keep doing that until it stop... anyone know why? I thought it was to do with my jump speed and gravity.
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    Legacy GM Object Collision with moving objects

    So, I'm working on a platformer that will use hybrid tile and object collision for floors and walls. I have the tile collision taken care of in another build, so pay no bother to the tiles in this build... as the player doesn't react to those. My issue is with solid object collision. When the...
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    Legacy GM [Solved] Swapping between foreground and background?

    Hello guys! This is my first time posting here and I wanted to ask you for help. I watched tutorial for advanced platformer from LewisClark and on the end of last episode he showed how he made swapping between foreground and background! I saw this few months ago and I really like it but...
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    Legacy GM Swapping between foreground and background?

    Hello guys! This is my first time posting here and I wanted to ask you for help. I watched tutorial for advanced platformer from LewisClark and on the end of last episode he showed how he made swapping between foreground and background! I saw this few months ago and I really like it but...
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    Asset - Demo Mobile Character Controller

    If you were looking to create a game like Mega-man or Super Mario on a mobile device, Then this is the stepping stone to get you there! **Mobile Character Controller** is the perfect start to making your Side Scrolling Platformer video game. Make sure to swap out the graphics, as I do not own...
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    Windows shooting

    im making a platformer game and i need to add shooting can anyone help me with a code.
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    Asset - Project Dash Gameplay Templates

    Hello there, I just published a new gameplay asset for those who want to explore the power of dashes in an easy way. My goal is to keep publishing small gameplay assets for platformer, 2D action, or runner games to marketplace so if you want to see any specific gameplay, please tell me here and...
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    Demo Kreepy's Boots DEMO RELEASED (Feedback)

    Hello guys, I've been working on this little Mario-Like Platformer called Kreepy's Boots and I have put up a Demo which I used for my University application. They liked it a lot and I would love to get some more feedback from the community. Here's link: https://mmena.itch.io/kreepys-boots-demo...
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    GML Optimizing Level Creation in the Room Editor

    Hi fellow game makers. So as the title goes, I would like to start a discussion on ways to optimize level creation in the room editor. Specifically, I was wondering what approach you use for making platformer levels efficiently using a combination of code and the room editor. I would love to...
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    GML Shooting Code help (newbie)

    Hello! I'm only new to game maker, and when i say new, i mean I've been using the software for less than a month. Anyway, I'm having problem with trying to get my player to shoot with the left mouse button, while also moving. For some reason the left click button wasn't working for me so i...
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    Android Unexpected Path

    Now you have the amazing adventure of helping a billiard ball to return home. You can help it through unexpected paths, the cave, desert, ocean, moon, and others, jumping and unlocking with your skills as many rods as you can. Be careful with the crazies balls that want to destroy red ball...
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    [SOLVED]My highscore wont work? anyone know why

    i have created a platformer and i introduced the highscore system to my game. however the dialog box asking for the players name appears everytime I enter a new room when I only want it to appear when i die/run out of lives or get to the end room. do you know how to fix? ive tried google but ...
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    Legacy GM Best Recommended GML Tutorial For Beginners (solved)

    I am looking for suggestions for the best GML tutorial for beginners, or those who are very new to game making with GML. I would like to start from scratch, learning in baby steps how to eventually get to a goal I set myself for thoroughly understanding GML, and how all the built-in variables...
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    2D AI movement [Solved]

    Hello everyone! I am new around these parts, but I am currently making a 2D game. The problem that I am facing at the moment is with the AI mechanics. I have no clue how to flip the sprite that is moving. Right now as it goes I have a sprite AI that moves left and right. Once it hits a wall it...
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    Android Heroes Fight Online [Android] [Windows]

    Title Heroes Fight Online Platform Android Windows Description Face people from all over the world playing this great action game. You must choose a hero to fight and defeat the other players. Stay tuned for the various potentials that fall randomly, try to take them all to increase the...
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