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Join my gm discord

Posted by Alert Games on April 4, 2019, 10:11 p.m.

Even if you won't be active, or will turn off notifications, or dont even use game maker anymore (almost none of us do anymore anyway)
Please join my game maker discord for the lulz. Thanks!!!

https://discord.gg/u6vxJaw

Also, I may get back into development blogs. But unfortunately I am purchasing a …

GMUI v0.1.1 - GMS2 compatible

Posted by Alert Games on July 13, 2018, 2:51 p.m.

Hello people. I have figured out a few issues when porting over GMUI to GMS2 and resolved them to make a demo. There might be a few more lingering, but so far it seems to run alright. I've also fixed a few other bugs as well.

Go to Repo


Download …

GMUI Beta Release v0.1

Posted by Alert Games on June 23, 2018, 1:44 p.m.

Its finally here! The first version in beta is finally out and available… after 2… years. Ah well at least its here, right?

I'll save you from the spiel I put up on other networks: basically it does a bunch of cool stuff for your UI with GM on a …

New channel and new site! [Maybe - pls help]

Posted by Alert Games on Jan. 19, 2018, 10:46 a.m.

I need help


I am at the point where I can start building a new youtube channel and a new website for gaming backend

WEBSITE
A while ago I talked about building a new website that would essentially be a steam competitor. This is of course before they had things …

notification poll!!

Posted by Alert Games on Jan. 17, 2018, 8:36 p.m.

Hey guys,

I'm curious as to what you guys prefer when tracking project updates. What is your preference??

I would embed the tweet but I don't think I can do that here…. so here you go:
https://twitter.com/AlertStudios/status/953814433536540672


Update on things: I've updated my site in a minor way, but also …

Method for creating a newsletter?

Posted by Alert Games on Dec. 27, 2017, 1:04 p.m.

Hey guys,

I was asked to have a good way to give updates out on progress. I was thinking I would roll out an email subscription service to handle this. But is this a good method?

I also have a twitter where I send out updates, but I figure that …

Toggles, Checkboxes, Moar GMUI (plz read)

Posted by Alert Games on Dec. 2, 2017, 1:50 p.m.

Releasing GMUI v0.0.9 today (ahhhh, so close I can smell it… I smell caffeine)

Play with the demo using this download link: GMUI_v0.0.9.exe

Checkbox:


Toggle:


Release Notes: View on GitHub
(I made some fixes in the studio version! … And included enum's)

Exciting



I'm glad to hit this spot on …

Help Wanted! ( & new release of GMUI)

Posted by Alert Games on Oct. 7, 2017, 7:44 p.m.

Hey everybody. Why are we still here…. regardless, I'm looking for help with making this open-source framework more appealing with examples of how it can be used in games. This is to also help show examples of implementation of the framework with decent looking graphics, especially because…. im… not always …

Still at it

Posted by Alert Games on Aug. 30, 2017, 11:08 p.m.

So its been almost 3 months since my last blog. And I'm still at it.
- Still working on gmui stuff. Adding some great features though, so I'll brush up on my documentation and webM making skills for the next release soon.
- Decided to build a small networking cabinet. …

Making menus

Posted by Alert Games on June 6, 2017, 11:34 p.m.

I don't have a lot to blog at the moment, but I've made some more progress and I'm excited to start wrapping up the last pieces of this project which has became a lot more work than I had originally thought it would be.

Here is a gif of the …