A page dedicated to Mark Overmars'
When and how did you discover Game Maker?
On Google a few years ago.
Have you used any other game creation programs?
I used QBasic a bit, but never learnt anything from it.
What games or other projects have you made with (or for) Game Maker?
Little Bob, Little Bob 2, Ed the Explorer
What are your favorite Game Maker games?
Seiklus (by you), Super Snake (Sander Steenhuis)
What are your favorite games NOT made with Game Maker?
Total Annihilation, C&C
What advice would you give new Game Maker users or those who would like to improve?
Try, try and try again. Practice makes perfect.
What elements of a game are most important to you and why?
A good score, and that 'just one more go' aspect.
Why do you make games? What is your primary inspiration, motivation, or both?
Just for a laugh! I enjoy making them, then boasting about them and playing them with my friends.
Do you have other artistic pursuits other than game development? If so, what?
I'm a drummer, so I'm hoping to become involved in a rock band soon.
Any other comments?
Game Maker Rocks!