Making games is for everyone

We have done everything possible to streamline the development process and give you all the resources you need to get started, meaning there are no limits to what you can achieve.

"With GameMaker, I went from no programming knowledge to full-time developer in 2 years!"

Seth Coster - Butterscotch Shenanigans - Crashlands

"GMS 2 is absolutely amazing and I cannot get over how great this software is to use"

David Galindo - Vertigo Gaming Inc. - Cook, Serve, Delicious! 2!!

"GameMaker is really easy to use"

Jordi de Paco - Deconstructeam - Gods Will Be Watching

"Most definitely the best program I've used for years!"

Seth Groom - Nykra

"I would probably not be where I am without Game Maker"

Jonatan Söderström - Dennaton Games - Hotline Miami

"A fluid workflow and an absolutely beautiful work environment."

Sebastian Nigro - Rock God Tycoon

"It's fast to prototype anything we can think of"

Alex Preston - Heart Machine - Hyper Light Drifter

"GMS 2 halved my development time and makes development exciting again."

Logan Foster - WaveLand

"We spent only 5 weeks from zero to release"

Jo-Remi Madsen - D-Pad Studio - Savant: Ascent

Easy to get started

Making games development accessible to everyone means taking away the barriers to getting started. Using our intuitive ‘Drag and Drop’ development environment you can have your game up and running in a matter of minutes without ever having to write any code! GameMaker’s built-in language (GML) helps you learn to program as you go and not jump in at the deep end of coding.

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Multiplatform Workflow

Using a single development workflow GameMaker Studio 2 allows you export your game directly to Windows desktop, Mac OS X, Ubuntu, Android, iOS, tvOS, fireTV, Android TV, Microsoft UWP, HTML5, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.

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Top quality without the big cost

Requiring a big budget to create beautiful looking games is now a thing of the past. GameMaker allows you to implement AAA game features hassle-free. Bring your games to life with 2D physics, create a thriving player base with cross-platform network play, and create stunning visual effects using shaders.