YoYo Updates

YoYo Games have managed to make several updates to their blog in the last few weeks, I guess the team got together and decided to put together some New Year Resolutions of getting more updates to the members. For anyone who wishes to discuss all the things they have announced, however deeply detest using the YYG Glog, here are a few points mentioned by them for you to post about; Making YYG a bit more Read more…


YoYoGames.com gets a makeover

The YoYoGames website has changed, featuring a slightly altered layout. According to the YYG “glog”, there still are a few bugs on the site: We know there are still one or two bugs, but I took the decision to go ahead and deploy since most of you will have more time to use the site at the weekend. I personally think that the changes made to the layout are great. What do you think?


It’s raining updates…

It seems that after months of complaining about the lack of updates, the team at YoYo Games have decided to act to put a stop to it. With three updates in the space of three days, is this a taste of things to come? 20th August :: Competition Deadline Approaching The deadline for the third YoYo Games competition is quickly approaching. You have only four more days to submit your entries. We hope that we Read more…


100K plays for Crimelife

Crimelife 2, a 3D Grand Theft Auto clone created by Sakis Rogas, has become the first game on YoYoGames.com to have been played more than 100,000 times. Crimelife 2, which is also a YoYo Games staff pick, has been played almost twice as many times as the second most popular Game on YoYo – Sascha Swiercy’s Coaster Rider. In an interview in issue 7 of GameMaker Tech Sakis described Crimelife as “a GTA kind game Read more…


And the winners are…

There was much annoyance at the fact what defines Civilization, there was a total of 260 entries into the competition, the deadline was increased after someone at YYG thought it would be a good idea to try and move the whole website over to a new server – near the end of the contest. But it is finally over. After so long waiting for YoYo Games to reveal the results, they are now here. Be Read more…


YoYo Games Competition 3

…But this time you decide the theme. Smart move from YYG, or not? You decide.  (Are they lazy or not?)


Here come the ads?

The new look YoYo-ized Game Maker Community with ads?


GMArcade.com under attack

The most popular “instant play” style website besides YoYoGames, GMArcade, has been under attack and is once again looking to upgrade their servers. “First of all, I would like to apologize to you for todays downloading and online play downtime. We had someone continuously download a file over 125,000 times. This is also why the server seemed slow yesterday. The “hackers” ISP has been notified of their server abuse.” Matthew Kremer The site now contains Read more…