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How can I use a lookup table for brightness and contrast?

Currently, I implemented a rudimentary brightness and contrast algorithm that changes brightness and contrast pixel by pixel. This was super inefficient performance wise and the algorithm looked a bit ...
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How to read from .json [on hold]

I have data in .json file.I am looking for ways to parse it in c#. My json contains data like this, {"howManyToSpawn":1,"positions":[1],"difficulty":0} ...
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XNA makes the console flicker

I create a Window XNA game project from the template in Visual studio 2015. Then I right click and set the property to console application because I think it is convinient to use Console.WriteLine() ...
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Correct way to use a GameObject.Find method in Unity C#

I have been following along with a Lynda.com video course to familiarize with Unity. I am currently attempting to grab a reference to a scene's First Person Controller's transform as follows: ...
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Saving with PlayerPref problems

I'm having troubles saving how much of an item I have in my game. Right now I have it so the price goes up the more items you buy, that works, but every time I reset the game, the count goes back to ...
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How do I deal with abstracting collision handling code between entities with differing collision components?

I'm using a component based entity design with Components that hold the data and Systems that act on entities based on the components they have. Entities are registered to all systems as they are ...
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Unity Android character controll with UI Buttons

So I'm trying to find a good tutorial which will explain how to controll character in 2D game when button is clicked (left, right, jump button). All the tutorials I've found are outdated and not ...
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GameObject eulerangle rotation is off

In a game I am creating players can flip their character. So say the player does a front flip, it triggers an animation that plays to flip the car forward. I have the player as a child of another ...
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Object automatic create new with old every time when load / save game.?

My problem with this DontDestroyOnLoad(cube.gameObject); When I load my player position its create new object with default and saved position respectively. I have a screen shot for better understand. ...
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Unable to move mouse cursor while pressing keyboard button

I've a player to which I've attached character controller and two scripts - Controller and MouseLooker to control the player movements but when I try to move my mouse cursor while pressing keyboard ...
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Covert Minimap render texture to 3d space position

I am using Render texture to make a Mini Map it is working fine but now I want to go further on side map and want world space position from render texture click point. Is there any way available that ...
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Fade out / fade in scene w/ loading screen [on hold]

I've got a (very simple?) requirement I just can't get to work, even though it's been covered by numerous tutorials and how-to's on the web. Basically, I want to transition between individual scenes ...
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Unity3d - c# - changing FPSInputController controls through script

For a game I am making I would like the user to be able to change the controls (in game NOT through the clunky launch window (wich i disabled)) I have the system working but don't know how to change ...
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Given a rotated transform, get normalized (proper up, front) version

I am working on a game where you roll a wheel down the track. Now I am looking to implement a feature, where you could turn it left and right, but I cannot get the proper vectors through which to ...
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Stop rotating when select the game object by mouse input

I am new to Unity and I am confused about how to solve this problem. Initially, I want to make a platform rotate to its center vector up like this. transform.Rotate (Vector3.up, speed * ...
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How would I go about making a movement system like Mario Party?

Main question How would I go about getting a movement system similar to the one they have in Mario Party only minus the dice roll? Things I have researched I have been studying the uses for ...
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HOw to add dontdistroyoload(); to sctipt?

I am new to game development. I have a script with audio source and one slider to adjust volume of audio. I want to keep my this music for all scene. so i must have to use DontDestroyOnLoad(this);. ...
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Unity new UI - Dynamically change the functions called by GUI elements

Looking to dynamically change the value in the button OnClick and slider On Value Changed . If I had to guess on how this was done, get a reference to the button/gui element. Next get the Button ...
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Access to varibles in other attached gameobject script is ambiguous

I'm trying to create reusable scripts that I can drop on my GameObjects. I am currently trying to figure out how to build a projectile script. Ideally, I want to be able drop this scrip on an enemy, ...
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Custom Editor for Map/Dictionary in Unity

I'm trying to build my own little ResourceManager in Unity that will allow me to tag resources (ranging from materials to prefabs) to a label in the editor, and then access them in game. The ...
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How to make UI tower placement in 2D tower defense like kingdom rush using Unity? [on hold]

I want to make a 2d tower defense where the player can choose one from any towers , i have try to watching tutorial on youtube, read e-book and surfing the internet, but i can't found how i can make ...
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How to await async operations / coroutines?

I'm looking for a generic / reusable way to wait for coroutines and asynchronous operations to finish in Unity 5, similiar to C#5's await keyword. The simplest way I can think of is something like ...
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Jittery Movement, Uncontrollably Rotating + Front of Sprite?

So I've been looking around to try and figure out how I make my sprite face my mouse. So far the sprite moves to where my mouse is by some vector math. Now I'd like it to rotate and face the mouse as ...
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If statement works fine until I add a tag check requirement. Why is this?

I'm trying to add a tag check to an if statement but for some reason when I add said tag check it stops working. void Update () { Vector3 fwd = transform.forward; // Equivalent to the ...
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XNA Access violation from KernelSoundEffectInstance

Some users (but not all) are reporting a periodic crash in my XNA game. They say it's happening every 15 to 20 minutes. I am unable to replicate this myself, so I asked users to send me error logs. ...
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How to make the Steam overlay work with WPF?

I have developed a game using C#+WPF and the game is currently on Steam (private branch until release). However Steam's overlay isn't working with WPF. Sometimes it tries to appear in the popups of ...
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Can't call GameCenter in my Unity game for iOS

I'm trying to integrate Game Center into my Unity 5 project and facings troubles. It seems that authentification is OK when the game starts on iOS device, a notification appears, but leaderboard ...
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Unity - Basic AI Enemy Follows Player - Prevent Flocking Of Enemies Together

I'm in the process of implementing a 2D top-down shooter game. I have a basic AI script that allows enemies to follow the player around. Currently it works fine for one enemy, but as soon as there are ...
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How to “print” sprites on a 2D canvas (UNITY5 - C#)

I wanna show a minimap on the screen, but I don't have any idea to how to paint something in a panel on a canvas by code. I've tried instantiating a prefab image but didn't get to work. Any ideas? I ...
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Collision detection doesn't register until player sprite jumps

I have implemented a shooting mechanic into my game, and the act of shooting works fine. The shooting work is done in my "game1" class. The issue that arises is when I incorporate collision detection ...
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Having trouble setting a game object as a child of another. What is wrong here?

So I'm trying to raycast on mouse click if it hits any thing make that object a child of the sender (in this case the parent). Below is my code... public class PhysGun : MonoBehaviour { private ...
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How to refer to a object that has just been hit by a ray cast?

I would like to use RigidbodyConstraints.FreezeRotation;in order to freeze the rotation of an object that is picked up. The problem is I don't know how to refer (or call) the currently selected ...
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Calculating unique ID number from a set of bitmasked tiles

So I write this kind of match3-style game where you as a player need to match tiles with three or more of the same type and I'm thinking what is the best method to recognize the shapes without writing ...
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XNA/MonoGame creating a player

After some fine-tuning on my game's GUI I am finally ready to begin with the gameplay. But that's a tall order. My game will be something like a 2D platformer with RPG elements like collecting armor, ...
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Problems with Raycasting Requirements

Im working on a script which kinda works like an Enemy AI. Its kinda like a detection system with requirements that are required to be met. This is a recent question i asked using my code Raycast ...
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Detect Input.GetMouseButtonUp outside a GameObject in Unity?

How do I detect Input.GetMouseButtonUp outside a specific GameObject's area in Unity? Are there any Unity Assets for this?
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More efficient using invokerepeating or update?

Im fairly new to unity development and I am working on repeating an enemy. I currently have the functionality working correctly in which I use invokerepeating to spam an enemy. Now, I have an if ...
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what is perfect manner to load scene and than player position.? unity 5.3

Here i have problem with scene and object position. My problem is position of object/player changed after load scene. I don`t know why this happens?. I have saved my object position with ...
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How to save slider button positon on saved value.?

I am new to game dev. I have below code and it`s work good. I can change volume using this code and with AudioSource slider script. I also saving this volume state using playerprefs from 0-1. My ...
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Animator.Play() only works the first time

I am creating a game in Unity 3d that is using an animation to move an object. For some reason the animation only works the first time it is accessed and from then on it acts as if it is not being ...
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Uncontrollable platform spawning

I made simple spawner like this: void Update() { if (PlatformPosition.spawnNewPlatform) { NewPlatform(); } } public void NewPlatform() { if (active) { newTransform = ...
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Animation is slow on iOS Device and fast in Unity editor?

I had made a Settings popup in the game and animated it like scale animation (from 0 to 1) values. It is appearing very smooth and works good in the unity Editor, but after building to the device it ...
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How to get an game object to instantiate lower than where It's created?

When I press the collider where my allies spawn I want for them to spawn a little bit lower when I instantiate. I have tried to use Vector 3 and GetComponent, but It gives this error: ...
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Player jitter when positioned at large coordinate values

I am trying to make a simple top down scrolling shooter using Unity3D comprising of the following elements: 1) Top down orthographic camera: points at 65 degrees towards the ground. At a height of ...
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Why do I have to do minus-equals for the x-coordinate but plus-equals for the y-coordinate?

I found a simple script in C# in Unity5 to make the camera follow the mouse: xRotation -= Input.GetAxis ("Mouse Y") * lookSensitivity; yRotation += Input.GetAxis ("Mouse X") * lookSensitivity; ...
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2D Collision at corners using C# - without xna or unity

I'm trying to make collision for a 2D game, the player (car) has to collide with the walls of the track when it hits them. I looked into pixel color detection, and X,Y -based collision (But since its ...
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Make object follow another object while keeping the same distance from it

I want an object to follow another object just like the way it follows it when it's parented to it, but smoothly and only in the x and z axis. Here's my code so far: distanceX = player.position.x - ...
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using Mathf.Clamp in Vector3 to restrict object drag

I'm making a checkers game and I've got a movement controller working to move the pieces. I want to restrict the drag to be within the board. The center of the board is 0,0 so the far left side's x ...
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Fade to first level, on click

Good evening all, about to pull my hair out because I cant figure out why I keep getting this error. The problem is this, I need the player to click on the start button, then, the screen will fade to ...
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How to correctly draw a line in Unity

I'm working on a game which requires me to draw a few lines from a single point that is more formally said Given point A with coordinates x,y I draw n lines where the i-th line has the coordinates ...