The simulation of an in-game entity's motion, such as running or sitting or striking.

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How do you play more than one animation at a time in unity

I am trying to have 2 animations on one GameObject and i want them to play at the same time. I have been looking all over and messing around with the animator controller but i cant get it working.
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Good techniques for syncing gameplay actions to specific animation timings?

So I've come across an issue in the game I'm working on, but it seems to be a pretty fundamental thing that probably comes up in a lot of games. My game requires that some gameplay function occurs ...
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How to make this vector field animation

This screenshot is from Windows app called MyRadar by ACME AtronOmatic LLC. I found their wind direction animation to be very visually appealing and was wondering if anyone knew how to create this ...
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Unity: Blending two animations together using blend trees?

I am starting to build the foundations for a skateboard simulator game like skate 3. I want to be able to have multiple animations that can blend together to form tricks. For example when the player ...
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How to animate a child in Unity

I am making a FPS Zombie game. I have the walking animation attached to the player camera and I have the gun attached to a game object called "gunPoint", which is a child of the player camera. I ...
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Mixing animations in an 3d Tennis game in Unity 5.3

I am trying to make an 3d Tennis game. This is my first Unity Game. My game requires multiple animations like running and hitting the ball, making a volley on net, Serving the ball, etc. I am ...
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More efficient way to load a sprite tilesheet(for animation) and how to avoid the texture dissappearing when it reloads? OpenGL, DevIL, C++

I'm not actually developing a game yet but I came here because I figured this would be the place to ask this kind of question. Issue 1: I have these tilesheets that I can load just find and they ...
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How to create a believable swimming fish animated Sprite in 2d?

I want to create a fishing game in which fish needs to be swam across in the ocean. I put static fish which just progresses across ocean but it does not look very realistic and interesting to attract ...
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Animator Component gets removed automatically - Unity

I am creating a simple scaling animation on image (in Unity). When I play game in unity editor, the animator component get removed automatically. Here I am copying snapshop of Inspector of Image. ...
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How to import animations from one model to others

I have two models (one animation in each) which I got for free from Mixamo. I imported them in Unity and they look like this: http://imgur.com/atjQbkI Justin@Idle and Justin@Walking. As can be seen ...
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Play and Stop Animation on Condition - Unity

I've applied a scale animation on Play button of my game. I want to stop animation when play button is not interactable. It stops playing animation, but animation is not playing again, even when play ...
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How to make an Interactable ocean in Blender [on hold]

Hi everyone I am planning to make a Naval-Based game but cannot find a good tutorials for interactable water, any help?
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Is there any way to bring animation into unity without a rig/bones?

I am developing for mobile and to make the game run on lower spec mobiles, I was only going to import bones/rig for the main character. There are other humanoid characters in the scene which do move ...
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How do I instantiate enemys for dealing them damage and attacking them on Photon for Unity?

Ive done a tutorial for Photon Network server for Unity but now I have a problem, the player is not seeing the network player attacking or damaging the enemy. How do I instantiate these to ...
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How do I fix a delay between the first and second KeyEvent

I recently got really interested in making my own little game. As I have no real game development background I'm still figuring stuff out, but I encountered a little problem. While working on the ...
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Calculate ticks for animation delay

Hi guys I am trying to calculate the correct elapsedTime for each frame in my animation. Example I have a sprite called stance that has 20 frames I want to give each frame a tick delay property that ...
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Importing skeletal animation from vertex coordinates in maya

I have files of different frames of an animation which have the vertex co-ordinates of a human skeleton in 3D space. I want to import the animation from these keyframes into maya to perform motion ...
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What technique would I use to animate a 2D curling tentacle?

I have played around in Cocos2D-X and I think I understand the limitations of sprite-based animation fairly well. I want to have a game with some characters curling and extending a tentacle which ...
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How Do I Play An AnimationClip

I want to play an animation but it seems that in The new version of unity it is harder. I have an AnimationClip but I don't know how to play it. I have been looking at this for 2 hrs now and i cant ...
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What is the best way to animate a jumping motion in Unity 3D?

I am creating a a simple 3D game in Unity with a character who runs, walks, jumps, swims, shoots etc. I am pretty satisfied with my results in all the motions except jump. I need to know at what ...
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How Do I Play An Animation In Unity 5.3.4?

I am confused on how to play an animation with the new unity version because the flag "Automatically Play Animation" is gone. I cant have the animation connected to my GameObject because it plays ...
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Milkshape3D Animation on Windows 7 64-bit

when I run Milkshape 3D on my 64-bit Windows 7 machine, certain joints expand when I try to rotate them. For example, my model's leg has hip, knee, foot and toe joints. So to do a walking animation I ...
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How to mirror flip animation curves in Unity?

I have a animation that moves my camera from left to right. Now I'd like to copy it with 'mirror' transformation so I can use it to move from right to left. Is it possible to do it using script or ...
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Unity-Animation parameters are not being set

I have the following animation controller: with two parameters of walkingSpeed and Jump. I have the following code which should change the values: animator.SetFloat("walkingSpeed",0.9f); ...
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Positioning partials of character sprite animations

I'm not entirely sure how to best explain what I'm doing. Maybe I'm going about this completely the wrong way. If any of you find that that is in fact the case, I would appreciate it if you told me ...
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How can I detect a long press then activate an animation?

How can I detect a long press on a touch screen then activate an animation? And when the finger is released, play another animation smoothly? Let's take for example the main character in Crossy Road: ...
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Flash animation or Sprite sheet animation good for Unity mobile games

I would like to develop dress-up and cooking kind of games. So it needs lots of animations. Our designers done the animations in the lash. I found the plugins callued GAF and UniSWF to convert flash ...
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Why does my Unity animator state “finish” before the visible motion does?

Example: Screenshot of the TopAppearing motion - boost the alpha of the sprite from 0 to 1 for total of 2 seconds. Screenshot after TopAppearing state has been finished Screenshot of the ...
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Creating a large amount of sprites and animations [closed]

For my AP U.S. Government and Politics class, I am making a spinoff of Mortal Kombat. Because of time constraints, I'm using an open source version of the game and want to create new characters. I ...
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LibBDX create a tail when the object is moved

I am looking for a way to implement in my game a kind of shadow/tail which will be displayed after the object is moved. Should I use animation? If yes how? Here an example:
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SDD Inverse Kinematics with constraints

I have a question regarding my quest on onderstanding IK solvers. After viewing this movie on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MvuO9ZHGr6k I started recreating it with JavaScript. Just 2d on ...
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In Unity, why do my animator states wait until the end of each animation to change?

I'm trying to make a simple idle-walk transition in Animator using Unity. I've set a script that changes the Speed value from the Animator, and it works perfectly when I move the character forward ...
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Animation timeline organization for Unity 5

I create stuff for AssetStore and use 3ds max and Unity 5. Can someone tell me how I need to work with timeline? When I create animation for several objects, I need to animate them one by one? ...
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How do I make a 2D sprite flash green when tapped?

I have a sprite that is based on an image of a gray circle. When the user touches the sprite, I want the sprite to flash green, as in I want the circle to appear to turn green for 0.2 seconds. I tried ...
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Control animation using animator control class

I did a sample existing code to control animation using animation.I dragged and dropped a character into the scene then I added a Animator to it and added the animator controller.Below I have given ...
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Jumping onto higher ground Collider issues

What's the general solution to the following character animation problem (I'm using Unity)? You have a character with a capsule collider and a jump animation that allows you to jump onto higher ...
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Animation Scaling?

I have an animation that changes the scale of the GameObject but also happens to change the position as well. I do not want the position to be changed by the animation, only the scale. How can I do ...
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animation control problem

I have a list of .FBX object.When I drag that .FBX into scene its corresponding inspector Animation component(fig 1) appears but when I drag some other .FBX object into the scene the Animator ...
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Unity Animation Controller: Is the “atomic” attribute in 4.6.3 the same as the “has exit time” attribute in 5.0?

I'm viewing a tutorial based on Unity 5.0. In this version, I see an option whose name is: Has Exit Time: But on my Unity, version 4.6.3, I don't have this option. Instead I have an option called ...
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Lerp vs. Animation

I've read a few posts regarding lerp and animation, but none seemingly fully answer my question - or I'm not reading into them correctly. Lets say I have a box in a game. This box has a lid, and the ...
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How can I create a 2D “gooey”/“sticky” separation effect?

I want to create an effect similar to this animation where two shapes separate over time but are connected (for a time) by something gooey that stretches and eventually breaks. Like pizza cheese, but ...
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Why should a FPS game use a “floating arms” approach over full body one?

I've seen many first person shooter games both single and multiplayer using a set of floating arms and a gun instead of using the whole body model. What is the advantage of floating arms? You are ...
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Unity 3d shooter tutorial animation

I'm following this tutorial. I cannot get even simple animations to work. Here's a very simple case that was supposed to work but did not: Add an animator component to the 'player' prefab Create an ...
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How to learn 2d animation? [closed]

Where can I learn how to do simple 2d animation well? Or is it really just literally drawing every single frame of something in photoshop? Is there tips or tricks? Tutorials to help get started? ...
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How to compress game frame by frame animation to a minimum on disk

I developing a game like Age of empire (buildings on map) and for every building I have a sprite sheet for its animation. I am using frame by frame animation to animate the building ( not aware of any ...
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Problems with imported model animation from Blender to Unity

I've downloaded a free sculpted arm and created my own rig and animation for it in Blender. So here is how it looks like in Blender : And the model itself looks fine in Unity, but as soon as the ...
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FBX SDK - Animation not Correctly Displaying in Game

This issue seems to arise with joint rotation animation. If anybody knows how to help, it would be greatly appreciated. ...
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Can't play animation from script in unity

I'm making a 2D sidescrolling game in Unity, and when the player shoots an obstacle, I want the obstacle animation to play and then destroy itself. I got it to destroy itself, but the animation won't ...
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Unity3D c# get animation playback position AFTER it is stopped

As title says, i'm having trouble determining playback position of legacy animation after it has normally finished playing or has been stopped. Here is a oversimplified demonstration: //how i get ...