GameMakerBlog in Top Ten of Top Gaming Blogs to Follow in 2018

GameMakerBlog strives to be as helpful as possible to our fellow Indie Devs so it makes us very happy when we get awards like this. We appreciate aggregate websites likeĀ tierragamer because they filter down the many different blogs and websites available into a concise list with a summary on each so you can quickly see which websites you need to visit for your needs. Time is quickly becoming the most valuable resource in our informational Read more…


YoYoGames Reinstated

In a change of fortune it has been announced by YoYoGames that they have been reinstated into Mashable’s Open Web Awards. Voting opens on Monday. What a mess. Not sure why this means so much to so many at the GMC…


YoYoGames Disqualified!

Despite receiving around 25% of the nominations YoYo have failed to reach the final 10 nominations for Mashable’s Open Web Awards, disqualified because the nominations “came from the exact IP address several times.” YoYo’s James Peddie doesn’t seem to be too pleased, and if I were him I wouldn’t be either. In my opinion these awards will always attract the most nominations for bigger sites and those which have a strong community spirit rather than Read more…


The curse of the GMA

Game Maker Awards 2007. Marred in controversy and with over 800 posts the GMC topic has once again come to the top of the community section. Almost a month after the results were released the winners and runners up in each of the categories can finally add “lame siggy images” showing off their popularity amongst a community of unknown Game Maker users from around the globe. RhysAndrews who has run the competition with so much Read more…


Game Maker Awards 2007 – Results In.

The results of the somehow ‘Official’ and this year very controversial (to some people anyway) Game Maker Awards 2007 are now in. Thank goodness, hopefully this saga can finally come to an end. GMKing came third in the website category. Obviously the winner for this category was the site that is always going up and down and deserves the YoYo name more than anyone else, 64digits. Some people think campaigning for votes should have been Read more…