How to create a game in the game maker?
There are many great programs that create different games in all genres, the most popular is Game Maker. Download it to your computer, you can easily fulfill your dream. In this article we will look at how to create a game in stages, Game Maker will be used as a development environment. To do this, you will need: downloaded and installed program, the Internet, computer.
Let us consider in detail how to make a game in Game Maker yourself:
- When downloading the program, choose version 6.1, as it is more functional, which allows you to create a game in any desired genre.
- Now tear off the ball and hammer icon, and start creating games in the Game Marker. First you need to create an object by clicking the top blue ball, then a window opens where you need to make a picture of the character - a sprite by clicking New, then click Load Sprite in another window if you want a sprite from your computer.
- The next step is to make the management of your game, for this, in the same open window, you need to click Add Event, which means add an event, after which a small window appears, and in it the Keyboard.
- In the next window that appears, add 4 buttons, thanks to which your hero will move: Left, Right, Up and Down.
- So that your hero can step left and right, perform the action Left and Righ.
- Similar Up and Down to move up and down.
- To make the toy look more beautiful - we create the background, choose any, preferably rather big size.
- At this stage, a room is created, where objects are necessarily placed in the background, etc. Do not forget to adjust the size of the room and everything else.
- We create the main character by choosing a name from the list provided by the program and at the same time create the background of the room.
- So that your background does not seem too big or small, do not forget to adjust it to the desired size.
- Creating an enemy is our next stage. He will be actively chasing you, and if he touches you, you will die, and the game will automatically restart. ATTENTION!!! The creation of games in the Game Marker implies the existence of an additional function conducive to the creation of this stage, namely, that the enemy was chasing you. To do this, you need to register the program for the money and get the key. To register for free, you will need this key: 6F580AC790F2533F22F9343A.
- Now a small object and a sprite of your enemy is created.
- Add a function, step-motion and make an event.
- It is necessary to create another very important function - Step in a point avoiding objects.
- The next function is created by pressing the green button, and in the pop-up window we insert the number 2.
- End of a block is another function that requires creation.
- In this step, create a new event.
- For the main character to die when an enemy touches him - you need to create a delete function.
- Now, to delete the event, you need to enter the object of the hero and make a 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 is enjoying the game, not forgetting to control the arrows.
To create a 3D game, Game Marker will need to upgrade to the eighth version. The game, of course, will turn out with a small world and graphics at a low level, but 3D, which is also interesting. Various examples of games in the Game Marker you can see on the Internet.