Blog posts by Ross Manthorp

Making Fast & Beautiful Grass
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 9 April 2020

Matharoo, the instructor of “Building a Crafting Game” on Udemy, is here to share a neat graphic... More »

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Space Mods: Continue Your Space Rocks Game
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 31 March 2020

Our latest series of video tutorials for GameMaker Studio 2 (GMS2) is a return to our arcade shoo... More »

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COVID-19: Education Student Home Working
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 17 March 2020

As many schools, colleges and universities across the world are closing their doors to protect st... More »

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Finishing Your Game: Neat vs. Messy Code
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 13 February 2020

Gabe "lazyeye" Weiner is a Programmer / Producer who is active in the GameMaker community, devel... More »

Utilizing 3D Cameras in 2D Games
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 30 January 2020

Matharoo makes games, tutorials and courses using GameMaker. He has joined us on the blog to sha... More »

Visually Striking Minimalism with TAWBS
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 22 January 2020

DT Mark is the creator of TAWBS, a minimalistic, trial-and-error, top-down-shooter. The game fea... More »

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Create a Platformer Game with GML
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 20 December 2019

Our latest official GameMaker Studio 2 tutorial has been created by Shaun Spalding and is a 2 par... More »

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How do Indie Devs Spend Their Holiday?
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 18 December 2019

The holidays are an interesting time for the video game industry. For consumers, it’s all about s... More »

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Hobbyist survival guide
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 12 December 2019

There’s a lot of discussion about the immense pressure game developers face to create content on ... More »

Flynn: Advanced Jump Mechanics
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 5 December 2019

This blog comes from Case Portman from Studio Thunderhorse, who are currently hard at work on Fl... More »

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GameMaker’s 20th Anniversary
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 13 November 2019

YoYo Games Celebrates 20 Years of GameMaker with our community Friday, November 15th, GameMaker ... More »

Education: Learning to Program
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 28 October 2019

Space Bubbles is a complete educator resource for teaching students how to program in GameMaker S... More »

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Protect Your Savefiles
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 24 October 2019

The following blog comes from the prolific GameMaker developer Juju (@jujuadams) and aims to tea... More »

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Touch Input That Feels Great
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 17 October 2019

Rumble Pack Games recently released their first game (Krash TV) on mobile and making sure the co... More »

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GameMaker Studio 2 Version 2.2.4 Out Now!
Posted by Ross Manthorp on 8 October 2019

2.2.4 introduces a big update of the build toolchain to match the requirements of Android 10 and ... More »

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