News Archive for July 2012

YoYo Games at GDC Europe

Posted by YoYo Games on 30 July 2012


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Gamemaker for Mac - Now on Sale!

Posted by YoYo Games on 20 July 2012

We are delighted to announce that we have placed GameMaker for Mac on sale for only $19.99! Thats a half price saving from the normal RRP of $39.99.

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YoYo Games on Apple's Mac App Store

Posted by YoYo Games on 12 July 2012

Mac App Store

YoYo Games today announces the availability of ten of its most popular video game titles on the Mac App Store. “Froad,” “Pollushot,” “Reflexions,” “Simply Minesweeper,” “Simply Solitaire,” “Simply Word Search,” “Skydiver Mach II,” “Skydiver Drop Zone,” “Sync Simple,” and “They Need to Be Fed” have all been developed with GameMaker: Studio, YoYo Games’ lightning fast, powerful and easy to use cross-platform games development technology. With GameMaker: Studio’s Mac OS X export option, YoYo Games’ titles have been published to the Mac App Store in record time with no additional porting or development resources required.

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YoYo Games attending Develop Conference 2012

Posted by YoYo Games on 5 July 2012

We are pleased to announce that Stuart Poole, head of publishing, and Mike Dailly, head of development, along with a few additional YoYo Games team members will be attending the 2012 DEVELOP Conference in Brighton, UK, next week! YoYo Games will be in booth B26 in the EXPO area, which is open and free for all conference visitors to attend Wednesday, July 11 and Thursday, July 12.

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New online payment system

Posted by YoYo Games on 2 July 2012

A lot of feedback we have have recieved over the last 6 months is that we need more payment options. So we have been busy working out the best solution to this. It's taken a while (as most financial set ups do) and we are now happy to announce that we have upgraded our online purchase process system with Ogone and Chase Paymentech who have been brilliant at setting up and working with us diligently to get this live!

This payment system is very secure, allows for a much simpler flow, no redirections from our site, and faster processing so you can obtain GameMaker and start creating immediately!

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