Tech Blog – Creating Windows, Mac, And JavaScript Extensions

YoYo Games, the developers of GameMaker Studio, have posted a new tech blog article explaining how to create extensions for Windows, Mac, and JavaScript targets. Below is an excerpt. “If you are developing for Windows and Mac platforms, it is worth noting that you can create a single extension with only one set of functions which will work on both platforms. This is achieved by adding only one of the link libraries to your game Read more…


How To Port GameMaker Studio Applications To BlackBerry

BlackBerry 10 OS (abbreviated as BB10) is the latest operating system on mobile devices developed by BlackBerry Ltd (previously Research In Motion). Despite a turbulent few years, the telecommunications company has received investment and claims to have large cash reserves. BlackBerry Ltd recently vowed to continue developing consumer products – at least for the time being. The BlackBerry World app store on BB10 offers a meek selection of titles; this represents an opportunity for GameMaker Read more…


GameMaker Tizen Game Drive Winners Announced

The Tizen Game Drive invited developers from all over the world to win a share of $60,000 in prizes by publishing their GameMaker Studio games to the Tizen store. The event has now ended and the winners have been announced.


GameMakerTizen Game Drive Ending Soon – $60,000 Prize Pool

Update: This event has now ended. Here are the results ยป YoYo Games, the developers of GameMaker Studio, have announced a new competition. The ‘Tizen Game Drive’ invites developers from all over the world to win a share of $60,000 in prizes by publishing their GameMaker Studio games to the Tizen store. The competition runs from the 21st of November 2013 to the 31st of January 2014.


GameMaker Studio’s Upcoming Module – Tizen

A new module for GameMaker Studio has been announced. GameMaker Studio: Tizen will be entering beta sometime between the 22nd and 24th of May, and will be available for free to everyone who has purchased GameMaker Studio: Professional or GameMaker Studio: Master. However, once the beta ends, GameMaker Studio: Professional users will be required to purchase the module if they wish to continue using it. Tizen is a Linux-based operating system which is backed by Read more…