GameMaker 8.1, Studio 1.4, and Studio 2.x do not treat carriage returns as new lines but instead ignores them completely with draw_text. This is desirable behavior because on Windows new lines include a carriage return followed by a line feed, instead of just a line feed like on Mac and Linux. With carriage returns not ignored, Windows new lines are doubled in size.Please sign in to post comments, or you can view this issue on GitHub.
"hi" + chr(13) + chr(10) + "fam"
it will look like:
when it should look like the latter.