New version of YoYo Games 100x faster

Announcement of general release of the new version from YoYo Games, GameMaker: Studio version 1.2 has been made.

The improved platform has a new feature called the YoYo Compiler that will allow developers to make the CPU work at full speed.

This means projects can run up to 100x times faster across all supported platforms.

There is a wide range of new possibilities in the compiler including artificial intelligence, collision, data manipulation, enhanced physics, procedural techniques, real-time geometry deformation and real-time lighting.

It appears that the platform is the preferred development framework for 2D games, if we consider the 20,000 daily active users.

Current customers get the new update for free. It can also be purchased as an add-on for $299.

YoYo Games has also been in the news for its Immersion Haptic SDK with Marmalade and Unity. It has been encouraging the use of Android SDK software for Google Glass development. is the UK’s leading mobile bingo portal.


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