GameMaker (2.3)

Adding Gamepad Support - GML

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This short tutorial takes you through the basics of adding and using gamepad controls within your own game projects. The themes it covers are:

  • Using the Asynchronous System Event to detect the addition or removal of gamepads
  • Debug gamepad input
  • Use the gamepad stick controls for movement
  • Detect gamepad trigger pressure
  • Detect gamepad face button presses

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GMS2 - Version 1.0.7. Published February 18, 2019

  • Updated footer to 2019 copyright notice.

GMS2.3 - Version 2.0.1. Published September 24, 2020

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