Roadmap

The table below shows the Roadmap for GameMaker Studio 2. This is a rough guide to what features and progresses we hope to make, but the contents are subject to change as we advance.

GameMaker Feature
Version
Status
Curve Library

A selection of pre-set curves/tools for use within animation curves

2.3.2
Released
9 Slice

A tool to proportionally scale an image by splitting it in a grid of nine parts

2.3.2
Released
Reduce Installer Size
2.3.2
Released
Compiler Speed Ups
2.3.3
Released
Bundled Windows/macOS Runtimes
2.3.3
Released
Source Control Rewrite
2.3.3
Released
New Undo System
2.3.3
Released
Asset Inspector 1 - Notes, Scripts, Sequences, Shaders, Tilesets, Objects

A tool to view and edit the attributes of assets/instances without opening their editor

2.3.3
Released
Ubuntu IDE Beta

Run the GameMaker Studio 2 IDE on Ubuntu systems

2.3.4
Released
Replace OpenTK

Replace with SDL2, this is what we use to render the IDE

2.3.4
Released
PlayStation 5 Export
2.3.4
Released
Xbox Series X|S Export
2.3.4
Released
GX Export

An option to export your game to Opera GX - available on the Free version!

2.3.5
In Beta
New Start Page/Project Creation Workflow

Introduces a new streamlined experience when starting up GameMaker informs new users how to get into a project while making it easy for existing users to open existing projects or start new projects. Also brings in a new easy to use system for creating new projects based off of an existing template project.

2.3.5
In Development
SSO Login

Register or Sign in to your GameMaker account using a variety of common account systems

2.3.5
In Development
Sprite Inspector
2.3.5
In Beta
Filters & Effects

Easily apply a filter or effect layer within your rooms, can be controlled at runtime to produce a variety of effects

In Development
Redefinable Keys

Change the key combinations that are used for various functionality within the IDE

In Development
Anim Curve Inspector
Pre-Production
Path Inspector
Pre-Production
Spine 4.0 Support
Pending
Secure Web Sockets
In Development
Find References
In Development
Font Inspector
Pre-Production
Sound Inspector
Pre-Production
IDE Image Handling Improvements

Improve the IDEs ability to handle different image formats

Pending
Intellisense Improvements
In Development
Improved Workflow - Objects/Code

An new and improved Object/Code Editor that allows users to edit their objects/code with ease

Pre-Production
Text in Sequences

Add and manipulate text within a sequence

Pending
Improved Workflow - Sprites

Improves the way that Sprites/Images are modified within the IDE

Pre-Production
Improved Workflow - Rooms

Overhaul of the Room editor to remove friction when using

Pre-Production
Room Inspector
Pre-Production
Improved Workflow - IDE

Broad general improvements to how Tabs, Docks, etc work

Pre-Production
UI System

A selection of pre-set, customisable, UI elements that enable users to quickly and easily create functional UI for their games

Pending
Triggers

New asset type that 'triggers' an event in certain circumstances which users can then base further actions on

Pending
Extension
Status
Apple GameCenter
In Development
Apple In-App-Purchases
In Development
App Tracking Transparency
In Beta
Facebook
In Development
Firebase Analytics
In Development
Firebase Cloud Messaging
In Development
Firebase Crashlytics
In Development
Firebase Remote Config
In Development
Google AdMob
In Beta
Google Play Billing
In Beta
Google Play Pass Licensing
In Beta
Google Play Services
In Beta
Local Notifications
In Beta
Windows GDK
In Development