$10 Studio Upgrade For GameMaker 7 & 8.0 Users

YoYo Games are currently offering owners of GameMaker 7 and GameMaker 8.0 the chance to upgrade to GameMaker Studio Standard for $9.99 as opposed to the usual set price of $49.99. Notably, GameMaker 8.0 is specifically mentioned so GameMaker 8.1 users may not be eligible for the discounted upgrade. Mike Dailly, head of development at YoYo Games, suggested the offer was being made to “help those who will be effected by the Softwrap shut down.” Read more…


Sandy speaks: GameMaker 8 in 2009

CEO of YoYo Games Sandy Duncan has revealed some interesting information about the future of YoYo Games and GameMaker, not through his glog, but during an interview with ThatVideoGameBlog. Sandy also provided the story behind the get-together of YoYo Games Ltd and GameMaker something I had not known previously. ThatVideoGameBlog: What were some of the other factors that inspired you to create a social platform for budding casual game designers? Sandy Ducan: To be honest Read more…