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.

Views & Cameras

How to use the Views system to set up cameras that can follow your player.

Animation

Changing between sprite animations in GML code

Drawing Text

An explanation of the draw step and how to use it to draw text on the screen in the context of an ingame signpost.

Basic Error Messages

An explanation on how to read simple error messages and work out what’s going wrong with your code.