How to create a game in Game Maker?
There are many excellent programs thatcreate different games in any genre, the most popular is Game Maker. Downloading it to your computer, you can easily realize your dream. In this article, we will gradually look at how to create a game, Game Maker will be used as a development environment. To do this you will need: downloaded and installed software, the presence of the Internet, a computer.
Consider in detail how to make the game in Game Maker yourself:
- When downloading the program, choose version 6.1, as it is more functional, which will allow you to create a game in any desired genre.
- Now remove the icon in the form of a ball and a hammer, andstart creating games in Game Marker. First you need to create an object by clicking the top blue ball, and then a window will open where you need to make a picture of the character - sprite by clicking New, and then click Load Sprite in another window if you want a sprite from your computer.
- The next step is to make management of yourgames, for this, in the same open window, you need to click Add Event, which means to add an event, after which a small window appears, and there is a Keyboard in it.
- In the next window that appears, add 4 buttons, thanks to which your hero will move: Left, Right, Up and Down.
- In order for your hero to walk left and right, we perform the Left and Righ action.
- Similar Up and Down to move up and down.
- To toy look prettier - creating a background, choose any desirable non-small size.
- At this stage, a room is created, where objects are necessarily placed with the background, etc. Do not forget to adjust the size of the room and everything else.
- We create the main character, choosing a name, from the list offered by the program and at the same time create the background of the room.
- To your background, do not seem too big or small, do not forget to fit it to the right size.
- Creating an enemy is our next step. He will, actively chasing you, and if he touches you, you will perish, and the game will reboot yourself. ATTENTION!!! The creation of games in Game Marker assumes that there is an additional function that contributes to the creation of this stage, namely, that the enemy is after you. To do this, you need to register the program for money and receive a key. To register for free, you need this key: 6F580AC790F2533F22F9343A.
- Now create an object of a small size and sprite your enemy.
- Add a function, step-motion and make an event.
- It is necessary to create another very important function - Step towards a point avoiding objects.
- The next function is created by pressing the green button, and in the pop-up window, insert the number 2.
- End of a block is another function that requires creation.
- In this step, create a new event.
- To the main character died, when the enemy touches him - you need to create a deletion function.
- Now, to delete an event, you must enter the hero object and make the function.
- The next step is to make the game restart function, when the main character dies from the enemy.
- After all, you need to open the created room and add the enemy to any place.
- The final stage is the launch of our created game with a green arrow. Everyone enjoys the game, not forgetting to steer the arrows.
To create a 3D game, Game Marker will requireupgrade to the eighth version. The game, of course, will come with a small world and graphics at a low level, but 3D, which is also interesting. A variety of examples of games in the Game Marker you can see on the Internet.