point and click

  1. Y

    Windows Clarrot's Invasion

    https://gamejolt.com/games/clarrot/520537 So I partnered with a new friend to challenge ourselves to make a game in 1 week or less. And well, today is day 7, which we decided was release date. There were challenges in that we both have mental health issues to confront with programming and/or...
  2. A.Chateauform

    GMS 2 How to code a click to open a textbox ?

    Hello everyone, I'm trying to make a point and click game with tutorials appearing when you click on different object, But i'm really bad at coding and i can't find what i really want on the tutorials Maybe someone can help me, i just need the code for the basic following process : - Click...
  3. D

    GMS 2 Point to move Sprite animation

    Hey. Trying to make a click to move type of game in Game Maker 2. (GML) I've managed to program the moving itself. But need help programming the character changing sprites based on the direction it is moving in. The character has 4 directions. Left, right, Up and Down. Is here any way to make...
  4. MMM

    Project: Unborn

    Project: Unborn is a reboot of my older game called White Wolf https://mmmfree2dwindowsgames.blogspot.com/2017/11/white-wolf-collection.html and it will consist of several episodes. The game will be available online, on Android (without ads or in-app purchases), and on Windows / Linux systems...
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    Problem with mp_grid

    Hello, I've started with make a point and click game, but I have problem with code functions which allow the player to move avoiding objects as desks or walls. I found topics with mp_grid but not sure how it works. Below my code. My objRay (main character) Create event: x = 1320; y = 928...
  6. LittleAngel

    Windows Abha "Light on the Path"

    (made with Game Maker Studio 1.4) Experience a fantasy world and go on an initiation quest full of twists and turns. Find items, solve puzzles, and experience environments brimming with poetry. Abha « Light on the Path » is an old-school point-and-click adventure game. Experience a fantasy...
  7. Milkboy

    Idea Creating NES-era point-and-click games

    Hi gang, I'm a game-making beginner from London who's recently found Game Maker Studio2 and really excited about its possibilities! I want to make a very simple point and click adventure game that looks and feels like a classic NES-era title in the vein of Uninvited or Shadowgate, albeit with...
  8. N

    We've got a problem about a moving character

    Hello ! I'm doing with an amazing guy a pointn click game, and we've got a significant problem. When we click in the right place where we want the character to go, he goes without problems, but when he stops, he starts shaking without stopping. Moreover, when it enters in collision with an...
  9. A

    Legacy GM How does the player go in front of an object when you click on the object?

    Hello, everybody. I have a question in Game Maker Studio 1.4. I am still a beginner and need help with a Point and Click Adventure. I have a player who can be controlled by Point and Click by creating an object. This object is moved as soon as the left mouse button is pressed. The player then...
  10. TypoTigress

    Legacy GM [SOLVED]Point and Click game, room change issues

    [SOLVED: I'm a moron with multiple controlling objects. Don't mind me.] Hello! Recently I decided to try making a "simple" little point and click game where you explore a house, each room is a different in-game room to explore. I have set it up so that the player can turn to view each of the...
  11. N

    Movement for Point and click

    Hello everyone! I'm trying to make a point and click game, like lucasart games, but I can't figure out how to move the player. I can make the player follow the mouse when clicking, but I can't make it move like Fran Bow in a limited space. I use mp_grid to follow the mouse click. Thanks in...
  12. T

    Walking and Collision using Mouse

    Hi guys! I currently involved in a project as a game designer (mostly art), but **** happens and now I have to do coding also. I don't have any programming background, so I'm struggling here, trying to make everything work. Here's my problem: We have a character who is walking inside the...
  13. S

    play sprite animation when mouse hovers over object

    Hello! I'm working on a point and click style game and I would like a 4 frame sprite animation to appear over an object when the mouse hovers over it. I created a draw event for the object, then used this code: if (position_meeting(mouse_x, mouse_y, id)) { draw_self()...
  14. H

    A point & click adventure game, how to start?

    Hi Everybody. I'm new to GMS2 and this forum and in search of useful guides or tutorials. I can find a lot of information on how to create platformers, but I want to create a point and click adventure game, but don't know how to start. I was wondering if I missed a tutorial on that subject or if...
  15. K

    Any tutorials on how to make light gun style games

    Hi, I'm Kori and new here to the forums. One of my friends got me hooked into Game Maker a few months ago to work on a special game that we'll be releasing soon. While working on one game with a team. I wanted to test out Game Maker with different types of gaming genre. I was wondering if there...
  16. A

    Steam [point and click comedy] Viktor, a Steampunk Adventure

    About Viktor, a Steampunk Adventure" is a comedy adventure game set in a cartoonish steampunk world. The story follows Viktor, a wild boar who tries to cope with the loss of his job by going on a quest to become a new Emperor of Austria-Hungary. Download / Purchase The game is out NOW on Steam...
  17. P

    Inventory for Point and Click

    Hello, I'm trying to make a point and click game in Game maker, and I already managed to find out how to make the character move trough pointing and clicking and how to do some of the basic things like adding backgrounds, the window resulution, adding a player etc. But I have trouble finding...
  18. noto

    Job Offer - Programmer Seeking Dedicated Programmer for Unconventional 2D Adventure Game

    Hello! We are an experienced writer/artist duo who have been involved in numerous adventure gaming projects for nearly two years now. We began first in Adventure Game Studio and have only recently begun to expand our efforts into Gamemaker. In this process we discovered that we function far...
  19. T

    Windows Programming Events in an Adventure Game

    I'd like to create a point-and-click puzzle adventure game (i.e. King's Quest, Sam & Max, Freddie Fish, etc.), but I'm not sure what the best approach is for handling in-game events and triggers. Should I use multidimensional arrays, instance creation variables, or something else? For a...
  20. A

    Point and click text and object interations, GMS

    Very new to using this program/programs in general. I am making a small tester of a point and click game, mouse only. So far I am able to go between several rooms, grab and object and have it go on the screen in my "inventory." What I can't do is click on an object to make text appear for a...
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