Your first game! Part 4: Parent objects...

In the original Asteroids game, when you shoot a larger asteroid it breaks down into smaller asteroids. In this part we’re going to look at replicating that!

Your first game! Part 3: Collisions...

We’re gonna make some floating rocks that you can blow up and that can blow you up.

Your first game! Part 2: Shooting Stuff...

Moving on to shooting at stuff!

Your first game! Part 1: Moving Around...

This tutorial series aims to recreate the classic game “Asteroids” using GameMaker: Studio and some basic scripting. No knowledge of code is assumed.

Understanding Game Maker

This tutorial aims to explain the basics of how Game Maker functions.

Pause Menu #2

Another method for pausing your game.

Planestroller: 48 hour timelapse...

A game made in GM in just 48 hours for Ludum Dare 30.

Pause Menu #1

One of the simplest and surprisingly flexible method available for pausing gameplay in GameMaker.