Moving Platforms

Part six in the new platformer series. Create horizontal moving platforms using one directional platforms as a base. Download the GMX for this...

One Way Platforms

A simple and effective solution for creating one directional platforms that you can jump through from underneath.

Checkpoints Tutorial

Learn how to use global variables to create checkpoints for a platform game.

Platformer Basics [Article]

A written guide on how to code a basic platform engine in game maker in around 40 lines of code.

Saving & Loading

A tutorial for saving your player’s progress and loading it again using minimal coding.

Automatic Tiles

An intermediate scripting tutorial on automatic tiles in Game Maker.

Screen Shake Effect

A tutorial on using Views to create a simple screen shake effect.

Android Tutorial

How to set up GameMaker: Studio for your Android device.