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I wanna replace the default font by the Press Start P2 font
« on: January 23, 2020, 12:05:21 PM »
I wanna replace the default font by the Press Start P2 font, can I do this in the UPE ? Also am I able to do this directly in Platform Builder. Thanks in advance.

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Re: I wanna replace the default font by the Press Start P2 font
« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2020, 02:53:35 PM »
TingThing really just needs to just give PB things like more advanced custom menus, custom HUDS, and font options.

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Re: I wanna replace the default font by the Press Start P2 font
« Reply #2 on: January 23, 2020, 03:32:31 PM »
TingThing really just needs to just give PB things like more advanced custom menus, custom HUDS, and font options.
I know, and I really want this for 8.0, but I need to know for now how I can change fonts in the UPE.

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Re: I wanna replace the default font by the Press Start P2 font
« Reply #3 on: January 24, 2020, 07:58:54 AM »
There is probably a font category in GMS2. Just remove the old one and a new one with the same properties and the same name, to allow the code to reference it.
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Re: I wanna replace the default font by the Press Start P2 font
« Reply #4 on: January 27, 2020, 01:36:11 AM »
Yeah, it can be done. If I had the UPE and I wanted to change that, I would do a search for the string "Player 2 Press Start" (Or whatever it says, I don't remember), and then it will show up in your search results. From there you just change the font with a simple line of code.

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Re: I wanna replace the default font by the Press Start P2 font
« Reply #5 on: January 27, 2020, 02:09:39 AM »
The UPE sounds great and all, but I love PB's simplicity. I believe that someday, the UPE will not be necessary due to what PB will be able to do.