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GameMaker: Studio Xbox One Export Module Now In Beta

Posted by James Foreman on 24 September 2014

Since the announcement of our partnership with Microsoft in August, we have been working hard and we are thrilled to announce that the Xbox One Export Module is now in Beta. This is available to all Microsoft’s licensed Xbox developers.


The GameMaker Marketplace is Here!

Posted by James Foreman on 13 August 2014

The Burgeoning GameMaker: Studio Development Community Gets Unprecedented Access to Resources, Making Games Creation Easier and Faster Than Ever 


YoYo Games Announces Worldwide Partnership with Microsoft

Posted by Jaime Cottini on 11 August 2014

Today at the Game Developers Conference Europe, YoYo Games announces GameMaker: Studio support for Xbox One, enhanced support for current Microsoft platforms including Windows RT, Windows 8.1, and Windows Phone 8.1, as well as support for future operating system releases. The GameMaker: Studio export for Xbox One will be available in the fourth quarter of 2014 to members of Microsoft’s licensed Xbox developer programs, including ID@Xbox.


YoYo Games Summer Sale Week 3

Posted by James Foreman on 22 July 2014

Unlock your games' full potential by optimising their performance with the YoYo Compiler. Run your projects 100x faster across all native platforms supported by Studio, including mobile devices. 


GameMaker Flash Sale

Posted by James Foreman on 17 July 2014

For this weekend only, YoYo Games is offering some more incredible deals in a 3 day flash sale.


YoYo Games Summer Sale Week 2

Posted by James Foreman on 15 July 2014

This week, there are even more fantastic products on offer. Here are just a few of the incredible deals we have put together for the Summer Sale:


YoYo Games Summer Sale Week 1

Posted by James Foreman on 8 July 2014

For the next four weeks we will be offering some outstanding weekly deals and to get things off to a flying start, here are just some of the awesome deals available in Week 1:


GameMaker: Studio v1.4 Early Access is here! Introducing the GameMaker: Marketplace!

Posted by Gavin Smart on 2 July 2014

Today we are releasing GameMaker: Studio update version 1.4 for “Early Access” and we’re excited to make available a very early version of the GameMaker: Marketplace! The GameMaker: Marketplace is a one-stop-shop for developers to access all of the amazing game making resources created by members of the GameMaker community.


Game of the Month: June '14 Winner

Posted by James Foreman on 2 July 2014

The addictive, 2D retro-aerial dogfighting game “Blazin’ Aces” captures June’s Showcase Game of the Month honors. 

https://yoyogames.com/showcase/87

Do you have a GameMaker game that could be a high-flier in the showcase? Submit your game(s) to us for review http://yoyogames.com/showcase/submit


GameMaker: Studio Goes Free

Posted by James Foreman on 6 June 2014

It’s never been easier to be a GameMaker!


FIXED: GMC Down for maintenance

Posted by James Foreman on 5 June 2014

06/06/2014 Update


Unveiling the GameMaker STEM Challenge Scotland 2014

Posted by James Foreman on 5 June 2014

Today YoYo Games launched the GameMaker STEM Challenge Scotland for high school students (S1-S4).


Game of the Month: May '14 Winner

Posted by James Foreman on 2 June 2014

May’s GameMaker Game of the Month is the stunning "Cubesis" from Jindřich Pavlásek and Jan Horáček.


GameMaker: Studio Update 1.3 Available Now!

Posted by Jaime Cottini on 29 May 2014

Today YoYo Games announces the general availability of GameMaker: Studio version 1.3 introducing many new features that help to make GameMaker: Studio the best 2D game development environment. With today’s free update, developers will have access to an all-new debugger allowing them to simplify and streamline the debugging process, and, for the first time, debug from mobile devices. In addition, GameMaker: Studio’s extensions system has been modified to permit third party SDKs and native code to be integrated into games. Flash developers will be able to use the new Flash Asset Importer to incorporate SWF and vector graphics into their games without compromising the quality of the images. And, with today's update, Licensed PlayStation developers now have the ability to publish GameMaker: Studio games for the PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®Vita.


YoYo Games Merchandise Now Available

Posted by Jaime Cottini on 23 May 2014

Due to popular demand, we’ve created and launched a store for you to purchase YoYo Games-themed merchandise.