GameMaker Tech 14: YoYo Games Exclusive + Win GameMaker 7 Pro

It’s here – the first magazine to have a YoYo Games exclusive – and it took more than year and a half after they appeared on the scene for anyone to do one. Below is an outline of some of the content, but I expect most people will want to go straight to page 20. Download GMTech 14: from GMT – direct pdf link from SaveFile.com (pdf, adverts)


GMWeekly and Magazine Stats

Darren Poole has released his sixth issue of GMWeekly (mediafire dl) – one day late. This means that GMWeekly has now released as many issues as GameMaker Scope. If Weekly continues to release on-time it will have reached its 20th issue by the end of the year making it the GameMaker magazine which has released the most issues ever. Obviously it should be noted that the magazines all have different release schedules, so we would Read more…


GameMaker Tech website STILL down

For the past 5 days the website and forum of the GameMaker Technology magazine have been inaccessible for readers of the magazine and staff members. Explaining the situation at the GMC, GameMaker Tech editor gmjab wrote “Our host has unexpectedly closed without any noticed to all its registered users. We are trying to resolve this issue but we cannot guaranty that we’ll be able to retrieve our data.” I guess that’s what comes from relying Read more…


GameMaker Tech: Issue 13

Two days after the release of a short sample, GameMaker Tech have released their full 13th issue. Direct pdf link (5.5MB) This latest offering includes: Game development articles focusing on using Cut-scenes in games and the use of colours in your games Interviews with hotshotscott about Halo Revolution and homebrewpc about GMArcade.com Articles on developing for the casual gamer and targeting a game to a specific age group Free applications that will help improve your Read more…


GMTech 13 – A sample

Following a long absence following the release of their 12th issue GameMaker Tech have released a “sample (pdf)” issue 13. This sample contains just a few articles of the many that will be included in the full release.  Writing on the GameMaker Community, gamez93 said “The content has not been fully checked, so don’t be surprised to find many grammar and spelling mistakes. I have picked out some bits of content that I think you Read more…


The 4 GameMaker magazines

Recently we have seen new releases from the three of the magazines devoted to the GameMaker platform. GameMakerTech and MarkUp are the publications that have released the most issues to date with 13 and 14 magazines respectively. New this year are two magazines – out with the lack of originality and in with a brand of mouthwash made by Procter & Gamble for Matthew Haigh’s magazine with 5 issues out since February. Appearing in August Read more…


New look GMTech forum

A few days after introducing a new design on their main website, GMTech have changed their forum skin to a far more professional and clean-looking design. Issue 13 of the GameMaker Tech magazine is due to be released in early August.


GMTech: YoYo Games Exclusive Interview

Issue 14 of GameMaker Tech, due to be released at the end of the month, will feature an exclusive interview with YoYo Games. “You know they made YoYoGames.com, and they’re in control of Game Maker development, but do you know what Sandy’s favourite food is. Okay, we won’t be asking that, but in an exclusive interview we’ll be asking YoYo Games the questions YOU want answered. We are proud to be the first GM publication Read more…