Blog posts by Mark Alexander

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Get Started With Particles In GameMaker Studio 2
Posted by Mark Alexander on 26 March 2020

This tech blog will show both the GML and DnD™ methods for setting up and using particle systems,... More »

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Coffee-break Tutorials: Finite State Machines (GML)
Posted by Mark Alexander on 12 March 2020

Welcome to another one of our Coffee-break Tutorials! We hope you have 10 minutes of your time to... More »

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Coffee-break Tutorials: Finite State Machines (DnD™)
Posted by Mark Alexander on 12 March 2020

Welcome to another one of our Coffee-break Tutorials! We hope you have 10 minutes of your time to... More »

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Coffee-break Tutorials: Pausing Your Game (GML)
Posted by Mark Alexander on 20 February 2020

Hello again and welcome to another coffee-break tutorial! This series offers quick and easy tutor... More »

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Coffee-break Tutorials: Pausing Your Game (DnD™)
Posted by Mark Alexander on 20 February 2020

Hello again and welcome to another coffee-break tutorial! This series offers quick and easy tutor... More »

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GMS2: Features You Might Not Know About
Posted by Mark Alexander on 6 February 2020

GameMaker Studio 2 (GMS2) features a lot of tools and tricks to help along with your game develop... More »

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Coffee-break Tutorials: Parallax Scrolling
Posted by Mark Alexander on 16 January 2020

Today we're posting the first in an occasional series of "coffee-break" tutorials for GameMaker S... More »

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Workspace Navigation Tips And Tricks
Posted by Mark Alexander on 21 November 2019

When you first start using GameMaker Studio 2, the main feature that you'll be coming to grips wi... More »

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Using Skeletal Animation With Spine
Posted by Mark Alexander on 7 November 2019

In this article, we're going to introduce you to a very powerful tool for creating naturalistic s... More »

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Beginners Guide To Networking
Posted by Mark Alexander on 10 October 2019

In this article we aim to cover the basics of the Networking functions in GameMaker Studio 2. Thi... More »

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Explaining Blend Modes - Part 2
Posted by Mark Alexander on 26 September 2019

In a previous article that we published on blend modes, we covered the simple blend modes that yo... More »

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Explaining Blend Modes - Part 1
Posted by Mark Alexander on 24 September 2019

If you've been using GameMaker Studio 2 for any length of time, you will almost certainly have co... More »

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Physics In GameMaker Studio 2 - Part 4
Posted by Mark Alexander on 11 September 2019

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 We've had three tech blogs now about the GameMaker Studio 2 ph... More »

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Physics In GameMaker Studio 2 - Part 3
Posted by Mark Alexander on 22 August 2019

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 In this part of out mini-tutorial series about physics in Game... More »

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Physics In GameMaker Studio 2 - Part 2
Posted by Mark Alexander on 14 August 2019

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 In this tech blog we'll be following on from a previous one we... More »

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