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Ben TyersPractical GameMaker Projectshttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-3745-8_6

6. Darts

Ben Tyers1 
Worthing, West Sussex, UK

In this chapter, you’ll create a darts game. This game will continue to build upon what you have learned already. It will also show you more things you can do with paths, ds lists, custom fonts, and by changing the angle of images.

This game is a single-player version of the classic game called 501 Darts. The aim is to score 501 in as few darts as possible, while finishing on a double.

This time, you must perform a task before you start GMS2. Go to the Darts Resources folder and double-click font_chalk. Then click Install. This will load the sprite so it can be used by Windows applications.

You can now start ...

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