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  1. KyleRansford

    Steam How To Determine Minimum System Requirements

    Hello, I'm getting ready to publish a demo to Steam and in the fields where they ask about the "Minimum System Requirements", how do I actually find that out? Like, the only system requirements I could say works is my own. Is there some type of benchmark tool I can use? How does anyone else do...
  2. Ronchon

    Steam What can i do against piracy?

    Hi, Hi! Is there anything i can do to deter piracy of my game, which is now increasing rapidly ? Especially to deter their connection to my official servers which they are apparently able to do ( i'm using steam ). They're using an emulator allowing them bypass the authentication at the client...
  3. FacesOfMu

    Windows Getting a custom code snippet added to the menu

    Hey all, I typed out this whole message with a question for help and advice on it, but then something clicked, I tried it, and got it to work! It seemed sad to waste the post, especially if there's another user out there in the future that could really use what I learned. Seems like there could...
  4. Roastedzerg

    Question - IDE Game crashes on startup with steam API enabled GMS2

    I am trying to add steam achievements to our game but when i checked the box for Steam through game maker preferences, set the SDK path, and typed the correct steam app ID, then compiled the game into an EXE the game now crashes before it starts. To clarify, our game Killer Clowns is already on...
  5. Roastedzerg

    GMS 2 Game crashes on startup with steam API enabled GMS2

    I am trying to add steam achievements to our game but when i checked the box for Steam through game maker preferences, set the SDK path, and typed the correct steam app ID, then compiled the game into an EXE the game now crashes before it starts. To clarify, our game Killer Clowns is already on...
  6. JAG

    Mac OSX Steam features not working

    Hi there, Im trying to add Steamworks features to my game, but I can't get the overlay to pop up when I run on my Macbook. I've even created a brand new project just to test the Steam integration in isolation, and still cannot get it to work. I run the game, I expect to see the overlay pop up...
  7. Japster

    Released TetraLogical - Now fully released/live on Steam! - FREE Keys!

    Firstly, I have to say, that although I know that GMS2 has it's faults, I've absolutely LOVED working with it, especially coming from another engine that is nowhere near as well maintained, functional, powerful, or user friendly! Am I right, @Toque ? ;) Oh yeah, I also showed Toque my game...
  8. F

    Windows Can't import anything by drag and dropping from file explorer

    I was previously able to do it when I was running the version of GMS2 that I downloaded from the site, but since I downloaded it on Steam, I cannot drag files from the file explorer, such as sprites, into GMS2 to import them. Running Steam and GMS2 as Administrator does not solve the problem...
  9. Ben Allen

    Windows Wequer - Online Multiplayer Playtesting

    Hey all! I'm currently looking for some people to playtest a new 1 v 1 online-only turn based game. It's sort of like Chess, but also sort of like Advance Wars, but also completely its own thing. The game functions with Steam's P2P matchmaking system and also features a short tutorial and vs...
  10. mkyprice

     Space Mayhem [Pre-release]

    Hey everyone! I've been working on this game for a couple years now and am finally about to release on Steam. Before I release though, I would love some feedback on anything from the store page to the game itself (the workshop version since the game isn't out yet). Thanks for checking it out...
  11. Didjynn

    Suprapong contest

    Hello fellows, I'm just here to say we are making a contest to win 5 Suprapong keys here. It ends this sunday, I know it's short I just forgot to write it here. Better late than never, right ? If you want more infos about the game, you can click on my signature's picture ;) Enjoy !
  12. A

    Steam How do I update my GameMaker game on Steam?

    Hey! Im a freelance indie-programmer, currently working on a larger GameMaker project that im hoping to be able to publish on steam within the next couple of months. But im a self-taught not-very-experienced-with-all-the-fancy-parts programmer, and i simply have no idea of how many things work...
  13. Didjynn

    Steam Suprapong

    Hello World, Do you like Pong ? Do you like Flipper (the game, forget about the dolphin) ? Then you'll love Suprapong. Suprapong is a mix between both and even more. You move around a circular arena and both sides of your raquet can smash the ball, improving it's speed but also changing its...
  14. psyke

    Windows Is there a way to allow only ONE instance...

    I'm planning on release my game on steam, and I've noticed that I can open multiple instances of my game, this could lead to potential exploits. So, my question is: is there a way to allow only ONE instance of the game to run at the same time?
  15. T

    Steam Super Captain 3D . A Super Hero shoot em up!

    Hello everyone! We just released our new game on Steam and we would like showing it to you! Super Captain 3D is a shmup where you are a Super Hero defending Earth! The gameplay gravitates towards more of a classic feel like Space Invaders rather than being too bullet hell based. Theres...
  16. Furkan Karabudak

     GameMaker Studio 2 doesn't open ! [ Unable to login - failed to get a Steam session ticket ]

    I bought GameMaker Studio 2 on Steam. but I couldn't use it so much since I bought it. I always get the same error. I rarely see this error when I'm lucky. But I usually see this error. When I try to open GameMaker Studio 2, these events are happening respectively. • A window that says : "Error...
  17. Furkan Karabudak

    Question - IDE [SELF-SOLVED :D] I can't login to GameMaker Studio 2

    I can't login to GameMaker Studio 2 (Steam). I'll tell you everything in order. • Yesterday I couldn't export or test my project for any platform. I waited about 15-20 mins for build. But, there was no process in the output window. So, today I uninstalled GameMaker and reinstalled it via Steam...
  18. JAG

    Steam Comprehensive list of GM-created Steam games?

    Hey there! Like a lot of you, I'm sure, I'm making a game in GM which I intend to release on Steam and itch. I'm wondering if anyone knows if there's a decent list out there of all the GM games from the past couple years that have been released on Steam? The reason for this list would be...
  19. Caio

    HTML5 Web License Steam not active[Solved]

    I bought the web license in steam, but it is not active, how do I do it now?
  20. S

    Steam API Achievements don't work

    Hey, I can't find anything on the internet so I'll just try it here. I want to enable steam achievements for my game. - My game is on steam (But not buyable) - Steam sdk is set up in game maker - Steam is enabled and I entered the app ID I have an achievement set up and tried to call this...
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