View a comprehensive history of all the new additions in Construct 3 since the first release.

11 Favourites
C3 runtime: new rgbEx255 and rgba255 expressions, using 0-255 range instead of 0-100
14 Favourites
New examples: Animated SpriteFont effects, Animated Text effects, Noise textures, SpriteFont formatting, Text formatting, Tile-based game
9 Favourites
C3 runtime: system expressions ViewportWidth and ViewportHeight, returning a layer's viewport size
8 Favourites
Platform Info: new expressions CanvasCssWidth, CanvasCssHeight, CanvasDeviceWidth, CanvasDeviceHeight
27 Favourites
Solid collision filtering using tags on the solid behavior, and a new 'Set solid collision filter' action
14 Favourites
Data editor: support for selection range, with Google sheets compatable copy/paste
21 Favourites
Tile movement: new isometric mode
16 Favourites
Platform Info: conditions to check the system OS
11 Favourites
Added Shift+F4 alternate shortcut for debug project, since some browsers use Ctrl+F4 to close tab
21 Favourites
Audio: new 'Fade volume' action, making fade-in and fade-out effects easy (C3 runtime only)
10 Favourites
Game recorder: new action to record entire screen (where supported - currently only Firefox, soon Chrome)
4 Favourites
iframe: property to set HTML content on startup, if URL not used
4 Favourites
iframe: now displays URL or initial HTML in the editor
10 Favourites
System: new rgba() expression, allowing specifying a color with alpha component (C3 runtime only)
15 Favourites
Tiled Background: support for offset, scale and rotate for image (C3 runtime only)
9 Favourites
Physics: support for prismatic joints (C3 runtime only)
6 Favourites
Option to save an access code, allowing it to be used persistently
8 Favourites
System: actions to load/unload object images by a string of the object name
5 Favourites
9-patch: angle actions missing when using C3 runtime
12 Favourites
New GPU preference setting in Advanced properties (C3 runtime only, and depends on browser support)
15 Favourites
New intermediate example 'Local storage - high score'
15 Favourites
C3 runtime: new Line-of-sight behavior condition 'Has LOS between positions', essentially allowing segment intersection tests anywhere
12 Favourites
New 'Eat 'em all' template
15 Favourites
'Play' button to preview audio files when choosing them in an event
11 Favourites
Button: 'Compare text' condition, 'Text' expression
5 Favourites
NW.js plugin: 'ArgumentCount', 'ArgumentAt' expressions
15 Favourites
'Is enabled' condition for 8 direction, Anchor, Bullet, Car, Custom, Pathfinding, Platform, Rotate, Scroll to & Turret behaviors
13 Favourites
Timer behavior: 'Pause/resume timer' action, 'Is timer paused' expression
13 Favourites
Platform behavior: new 'Set ceiling collision' action which allows preserving momentum when hitting the ceiling
8 Favourites
C3 runtime: Text 'PlainText' expression, which returns text without any BBcode tags
6 Favourites
Cordova export: add Android 9 and iOS 12 to minimum version lists
8 Favourites
New 'Falling shapes' template
5 Favourites
C3 runtime: support for Google Play Games plugin
6 Favourites
C3 runtime: support for Mobile IAP plugin
7 Favourites
Confirmation prompts when deleting layouts, event sheets, objects, families and layers
11 Favourites
Mobile advert: user consent screen for mobile advert now works on iOS
8 Favourites
Mobile advert: can now simulate geolocation for mobile advert plugin, to test user consent screens
8 Favourites
Mobile advert: new action user consent to set the user personalisation status, if you want to use custom consent screens
8 Favourites
Mobile advert: now able to toggle where you want user consent screens to appear (EU, nowhere, everywhere)
10 Favourites
Mobile advert: now has 2 properties for setting the app ID, one for Android and one for iOS
13 Favourites
New 'Car lanes' template
10 Favourites
New 'Quiz' template
12 Favourites
New 'Race track' template
9 Favourites
Event sheet view: notification if dragging an event variable to a new scope results in events being removed
3 Favourites
C3 runtime: Text & SpriteFont 'Is running typewriter text', 'On typewriter text finished' conditions and 'Finish typewriter' action
2 Favourites
Desktop apps: allow Ctrl+Tab/Ctrl+Shift+Tab keyboard shortcuts for next/previous tab
7 Favourites
Settings: 'Translate expressions' checkbox (enabled by default). Uncheck to always display expressions in English.
4 Favourites
C3 runtime: support for exporting projects. Note: iOS / Safari may not work correctly until iOS / Safari 12
5 Favourites
C3 runtime: support for GameCenter plugin
10 Favourites
C3 runtime: support for Mobile Advert plugin
11 Favourites
Addon Manager: now prompts to update addon if installing addon that is already installed
12 Favourites
Animations Editor: support for multi-selecting frames - delete and sort multiple frames at once
12 Favourites
Animations Editor: copy and paste collision polygons
3 Favourites
C3 runtime: 'Latency hint' property to Audio plugin (trade-off between latency and power usage)
3 Favourites
C3 runtime: new 'Use worker' setting to host runtime in a Web Worker where supported (currently only Chrome 69+)
4 Favourites
Properties Bar: can now show object type related properties when selecting an object with no instances in the Project Bar
5 Favourites
Desktop (NW.js): pass -safe-mode command-line argument to start up in safe mode
4 Favourites
Mobile: 'Create instance' context menu option for objects in Project Bar, so there is a way to add new instances with the mobile UI