YYG/GMPedia wiki merge now official

YoYo Games have announced that the rumoured merge between their wiki and GMPedia, a community project by GMking is now official. Earlier, the GMking blog confirmed the merge. All 600 articles from the original GMpedia wiki will be migrated onto the YoYo Games wiki. This also includes articles not related to Game Maker, but computer programming in general.


YYG Wiki and GMPedia to merge?

In a move which looks like it could be the start of an integration of gmpedia articles into the recently relaunched YoYo Games Wiki, the administrators from gmpedia have had accounts created on YoYo Games’ Wiki – retaining their admin privileges. However there has been no official acknowledgement of this by either YYG or GMKing. GMPedia recently surpassed the 600 article mark having completed the integration of articles from the GameMaker Knowledge Base.


YoYo Games Wiki to Grow

Mark Overmars has expressed his desire to turn the currently pathetic wiki on YoYo Games into a central source of GameMaker information. “As some of you might have noticed we have changed the Wiki to use the well-known MediaWiki software. Our hope is that the wiki becomes the best source of information about the use of Game Maker. Currently this information is spread all over the internet. The GMC stores a number of useful tutorials, Read more…


GMPedia and Game Maker Knowledge Base to merge

GameMaker Blog can exclusively reveal that the content of the long established MadLadDesigns Game Maker Knowledge Base will soon be integrated into GMKing’s GMPedia wiki resource. The Knowledge Base, which has not been actively maintained for a while, has had over 25,000 visitors and hosts a wide range of informative articles and examples to explain GameMaker functions. The process of importing articles to the wiki format has just started, but eventually the GMKB will redirect Read more…


GameMakerTech Forum on the move

GameMakerTech‘s notoriously unreliable forum has finally moved hosts. Connection Problems Sorry, SMF was unable to connect to the database. This may be caused by the server being busy. Please try again later. http://www.gmtech.vlexo.net/forum/ The new forum can be found at http://www.gmtech.kwix.info/forum, all posts and user accounts have been moved over. For a magazine which is improving at such a rapid rate I am quite surprised that the forum issue wasn’t fixed sooner. Their wiki, featuring Read more…


GMpedia – Gamemaker Wiki

  Site: GMpedia URL: http://gmpedia.org/ Type: Wiki Aim: “This wiki has been created as a central resource for Game Makers, Game Hackers and Game Players. This wiki is by no question an important source for the priceless information you need to know about anything game development related.” GMpedia, part of the gamemaking.org network offers over 250 ‘useful articles’, the majority of which are about gamemaker functions. The site which has attracted over 50,000 page views Read more…