List of Game Maker naming conventions

This is a list of common naming conventions used by Game Maker users.

List of Game Maker naming conventions

Naming conventions are important. They help you tell the difference between the sprite that represents an object and the object itself.

Objects

con-
con- is used to denote a controller object. Example : conGame.
obj-
obj- is used to denote a simple object. Example: objPlayer.
par-
par- is used to denote a parent object. Example : parMisiles.
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