Construct 3

New Additions

Below is a comprehensive list of all New Additions in Construct 3. You can also see lists of New Features, Bug Fixes, Changes, Performance Improvements, SDK updates and Language updates

r101

22 May, 2018

  • C3 runtime: support for Instant Games plugin
  • C3 runtime: support for Facebook plugin
  • Text editor: JSON minify and beautify option in context menu (JSON files only)

r100

15 May, 2018

  • C3 runtime: support for Multiplayer plugin
  • C3 runtime: new icons for Platform Info, Game Recorder, Speech Recognition and Speech Synthesis plugins
  • Desktop build: 'Display scale' in view menu to adjust zoom level

r99

8 May, 2018

  • Xbox Live: support for Achievements
  • Instant Games: option for 'Load leaderboard scores' to return results from connected players only
  • Animations editor: option to configure up to five external editing programs in desktop app mode
  • Animations editor: fill tool mode to change all pixels with the same color. Disable the new "Flood Fill" to use it.

r97

26 Apr, 2018

  • C3 runtime: support for User Media plugin (camera and microphone input only)
  • C3 runtime: new Game Recorder plugin
  • C3 runtime: new Speech Synthesis plugin
  • C3 runtime: new Speech Recognition plugin

r96

23 Apr, 2018

  • Improved clipboard support: in Chrome 66+ you should no longer see "copy failed" dialogs. Instead you may see a one-off permission prompt.
  • NW.js plugin: ProjectFilesFolder and ProjectFilesFolderURL expressions, which point at the same folder as index.html is in
  • NW.js plugin: 'Shell open' action (open a file with the OS default app)
  • C3 runtime: support for Geolocation plugin

r95

16 Apr, 2018

  • Layout View: if only one instance is selected, 'Enter' shortcut now does the same thing as double-click
  • Event Sheet View: 'E', 'G' and 'Q' shortcuts now work with no selection
  • Event Sheet View: arrow key shortcuts now select first event if nothing selected
  • Animations Editor: Visual feedback for the current cursor position for tools which don't already have one (e.g. rectangle select tool)
  • Animations Editor: "Smooth" toggle for the resize tool. Turning it off can help when working with pixel art.

r93

26 Mar, 2018

  • Settings dialog: new setting to show in-progress languages

r92

20 Mar, 2018

  • Layout view: warn when dropping instances in to a locked or hidden layer
  • Instant Games: support for showing interstitial and rewarded video ads
  • Instant Games: 'Create home screen shortcut' action (Android only)

r91

16 Mar, 2018

  • Animations Editor: Keyboard shortcut to delete the current image point using the "delete" key

r88.2

27 Feb, 2018

r88

26 Feb, 2018

  • Settings dialog: can now opt-in to be notified about new beta releases
  • Google Play plugin: now supported in Android apps
  • Dictionary editor: context menu items for addition and removal of rows
  • Project bar: folder context menus to expand/collapse all
  • Desktop build: Ctrl+W shortcut to close current tab
  • Event sheet view: + and - shortcuts to insert event above or below

r87

19 Feb, 2018

  • The title and About dialog now indicate if you are using a beta release
  • Dictionary: 'GetDefault' expression (get a key or return custom value if missing)

r84

6 Feb, 2018

  • Desktop build: can now automatically open .c3p or .c3proj files by double-click, if manually associated with the app

r80

22 Jan, 2018

  • Animations Editor: now erases with any drawing tool when the alpha channel is 0
  • Animations Editor: fill and border toggles in the rectangle & ellipse tools
  • Addon Manager: can now multi-select .c3addon files to install
  • Audio: PlaybackRate expression

r79

17 Jan, 2018

  • Can now drag and drop instances from Layout View to Layers Bar to move them to a different layer