top-down shooter

  1. BenSunhoof

     Wizard of zOz (first game)

    You've been granted a hand by the memery gods. Fend off aggressive memes and destroy 30 to save the world. WASD to move, LMB to shoot. Watch out for your memery bar, if you deplete it, I'll think you're very inattentive. This is not supposed to be a good game. This is my first ever full...
  2. C

    Steam Shoot Bugs, Earn Upgrades, GROW PUMPKINS!

    Hello everyone! My game Pumpkin Death Garden has just been released on steam! Made entirely in GML, of course. If anyone has any questions about coding I'd be happy to answer them. Steam link: There's some strategy and a...
  3. Electronic Cheesekov

    Windows made in 5 hours: the fearless killer

    I made this game in 5 hours. It's a top down shooter where you kill guys who stole your dog. Download: download[3,19 mb] Here is a time-lapse of the making of the game. [] Screenshots:
  4. Zack

    A video introduction to lengthdir_x and lengthdir_y (a primer for building a top-down shooter)

    GM Version: GameMaker: Studio 1.4 or GameMaker Studio 2 Target Platform: All Download: Links: N/A Summary: This is The Step Event's (my) brief presentation on the lengthdir_x and lengthdir_y functions in GameMaker: Studio 1.4 and 2 and...
  5. N

    Android A new top-down shooter: Supersonic Groove Man

    Hi everyone! After 2 years of learning everyone's favorite game making engine with the help of the wonderful and smart forum people, I present to you my first published game: Supersonic Groove Man! A top down shooter with a twist: The whole thing came from the idea of a top down shooter where...
  6. R

    Steam Free Demo - Darkness Restricted | 27th February 2018

    Hi everyone, Created in my 10x10 room at 22, 7 months and about 600 hours of work later. Darkness Restricted is a top-down shooter with unique mechanics and running at 120 step/second. You are loaded in a simulation that will test and optimize your handgun combat skills. You have to find a USB...
  7. O

    GML Keeping Enemies from Touching

    Hi everyone! I'm making my first game right now (a top-down zombie survival) and it's going pretty good but I have an issue noone can seem to answer. My zombies will clump together in one small space and it makes it far too easy for the player to kill them. Their movement code is very simple...
  8. M

     [Working Prototype] - The Red Baron

    Usually, you think of the "Red Baron" as the legendary WWI pilot. Well, this Red Baron is a glowing orb - with a blip cannon; Red Baron and "glowing's" not something you'd think would fit together. Unlike other top-down arcade-style shooters, which just give you a limited amount of ammo to...
  9. S

    GML Particle facing changes mid-motion?

    Hello! I've set up a particle system for bullet trails. Every time I click the mouse, a bullet is created which moves towards the mouse. Particles shaped like white lines are created at the bullet object per step, creating a nice trail effect. The problem is that I have set the particle...
  10. Teroil

    Windows ÜberHot

    ÜberHot is a low resolution Top-Down Shooter where time moves only when you move. This game features intense action of you controlling a special agent who mows through his enemies using his pistol, dodge roll and the ability of stopping time. Story: The great prince of Nigeria has been...
  11. J

    Windows Lone Mage (My first game)

    Hey, all Introducing Lone Mage! Lone Mage is the first game I ever have made. It was a lot of fun learning the basics and I still have much more to learn! About the game: Demons are plaguing the earth and you, the Lone Mage, must eradicate them. Journey towards the towards the source of...
  12. S

    Demo Super Heroic Intimidating Turret Prototype

    Hello GameMaker Community! I just recently finished the prototype of my first Videogame, its called Super Heroic Intimidating Turret. Its a top-down shooter where you have to shoot up and down and move from left to right to avoid enemy bullets. I made all graphics and the gameplay alone. At...