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Store game events data with XML

I am new in the game development and now I am at the stage when you need to fill the game content. I want to create the events that occur with the player (like in FTL). Now I make these events with ...
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How to render 2d image with sharpdx after post processing by hlsl [on hold]

using System; using System.Diagnostics; using System.Windows.Forms; using SharpDX; using SharpDX.D3DCompiler; using SharpDX.Direct3D11; using SharpDX.Direct3D; using SharpDX.DXGI; using ...
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Center a 3D model to cursor's position

I am having a hard time understanding how to go about this. I have a 2D game with some 3D models in it. I want to move a 3D model to where the mouse cursor is currently at in every frame (In other ...
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XNA C# Adding objects to List in another class [closed]

Hi all i started creating this XNA/C# version of Space invaders to get better at xna since i've only been using it for about 4 days. I've managed fine till now.. So my problem is adding my Bullets ...
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StartCoroutine inside TriggerOnEnter2D isn't working

I am new to this, but I need help with a CSharp script. I need to collide with the desired object, pass the game to be 1.6 in TimeScale. After passing 8 seconds in the game, change back to 1 ...
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Lists of concrete types show up in inspector, but not lists of interfaces

In one of my custom C# classes in Unity, I need to expose a List of objects in the inspector, and they need to conform to a specific interface. Below are two lines from my class definition. Card is a ...
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Getting Image name given a canvas WPF

I have a bunch of images I'm using for a chess game in a canvas using wpf, xaml, and C#. I want to use Canvas.SetTop(image, position); to set the position of this image. However I am given the ...
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Generating a NavMesh / Point Graph for 2D Procedural Platformer Levels

I am trying to create an algorithm which handles a NavMesh / Point Graph Generation for 2D Procedural Platforms Level in Unity3D. The reason why I say NavMesh / Point Graph is I don't know which one ...
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Chess Game WPF MouseDown Event

I'm making a chess game with wpf and I have never used wpf before. I've used windows forms, so besides the xaml, it's pretty familiar. Usually when I want to create a mousedown event I look at what I ...
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Drawing the same model multiple times

I am looking ways to improve the efficiency of my draw method in XNA/Monogame and understand how things work. I have just a group of 4 models (bricks), (red, green, blue, yellow) I am drawing multiple ...
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Question about where to put a method [closed]

I'm working on a tower defense game as a class project and i got it to a kinda working level(creep spawns, towers can shoot etc), but i have a problem with my classes. Currently the towers shoot but ...
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Checking if object passed between two other objects

I have a three objects (strikers), lets say red, green and blue. When I apply force to the green object I want to check if it has passed between red and blue or not. See the image below for an ...
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Unity 4.6 UI button AddListener sets the same callback to all items in List

I have this method that is looping through a list and sets values on the current item in the list. Everything works fine the lists values are correct exept the AddListener. All listeners on the ...
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Unity3D - How do I make so when user moves the camera it doesn't go beyond the scene borders?

How do i make so when i move my camera, it doesn't go beyond the border of the canvas while playing. This is the script i use to make the camera move: if (Input.touchCount > 0 && ...
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How can I avoid tight script coupling in Unity?

Some time ago I started working with Unity and I still struggle with the issue of tightly coupled scripts. How can I structure my code to avoid this problem? For example: I want to have health and ...
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Most efficient way to hide out of bounds object in tile based environment [duplicate]

I am working on a desktop game in C#, with Monogame framework. I am storing the tile instances in a 2D Array, for the sake of easy collision detection. But the levels are big (often 100x100 or bigger) ...
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How to make Line Renderer lines stay flat?

I've noticed that as I add more vertexes to a Line Renderer line the line twists and stops being a smooth line. .GIF Here: http://i.imgur.com/hRAhCXM.gif All lines are on the same z level, even ...
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Unity3D [C#]: How do I use a custom inspector to expose an array of polymorphic objects to edit?

[EDIT: based on some feedback, I pruned the example down to the base functionality of the bug we are trying to solve. The description below remains accurate, but the repro has been shortened to: ...
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How do I rotate a skybox?

I am trying to find the way to rotate my skyBox. I have a vehicle at a static position (0,0,0) and I can rotate that, but it seems that rotating the skybox is a different operation. First I load the ...
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Unity provides wrong Input value if game is started with bumpers pressed down

As the title states I am having an issue with the following. It is a pretty specific edge case but it is something I can't work around. In Unity I have created two Axes to allow me to check the value ...
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Unity C# Microphone input in Android different than on PC?

I'm working on a mobile app inside Unity, in which I need to input and repeat microphone input almost immediately.. I've worked it out and it works great when I play it from within the Unity Editor. ...
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Rendering lighting only on specific objects

I have done something similar to this in monogame: My question is, what would I have to do to draw that lighting effect only on the pillar and not the background ? Is there something like ...
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Adding materials to a Line Renderer through code? (Unity)

I have a material that I am using to add a glowing effect to my line renderer. I can add this as a 2nd material to the line to give it a glowing effect. I want to be able to add/remove this material ...
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XNA Distortion Shader problem

So I came up with a distortion pixel shader in hlsl, but it has some issues. First of all, here is how it works: The shader uses another texture generated by the program as a distortion "map" (if ...
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Game AI. Behavior Trees struggles

I'm writing a bot for a MOBA game as final project. Game status is read directly from the screen (that's the requirement). Now I have come to the AI part. On the first steps it started as some ...
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Collision detection of cicle and rectangle [closed]

How to find the collision detection of a moving rectangle on circular object? Here i have tried to junp rectangular object but the collision detection of a small rectangular object while jumping ...
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How to correctly enable anti aliasing in XNA?

In my project when I add graphics.PreferMultiSampling = true; this line in the Game1 Constructor (as the msdn website suggests), anti aliasing does not enable. Any idea what I might be missing ? Here ...
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Keeping object a fixed distance from the ground, buggy behavior

I'm trying to make a script that will keep my object exactly 1 meter from the ground. So far I've got the following code : using UnityEngine; using System.Collections; public class ...
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Create random polygon shapes

I want to make a random shape made out of points. I want the points to create a polygon shape. Is there a clever way to create a random shape like this? Im thinking going throug X points and giving ...
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How to draw borders onto a map in Unity? [duplicate]

I am trying to design a map for my strategy game and Unity seems to have a lot of very helpful tools that simplify the process. I am trying to make a territory system in Unity (using the C# language) ...
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How to project a foam trail on dynamically changing mesh

I am trying to create water, and right now I got it through dynamically generating waves on a mesh. But now I want to make my boat manipulate these waves, and cause a Kelvin Wake on top of this. ...
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How do I add a gameobject to a prefab's script's public gameobject field in Unity? [duplicate]

Okay, I have a prefab with a script. It has the public field gameobject, and I see that in the inspector. When I try to drag an object from the scene into that slot, I'm simply unable to. No error or ...
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Is there a way to scale a texture via GPU rather than by CPU?

For my game that I'm developing I want to have my cards dynamically drawn so if there is any changes done to them it could be drawn on the card itself. What I have currently is that the cards are ...
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Logic outside of game loop running slower than calculated

I've been trying to figure out what is happening when I run functions from the update loop in XNA that the game freezes for a few seconds until the function is done. When I do performance testing to ...
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Drag and drop object reference in inspector doesn't work

I have a an object with a script attached to it. This script has: public GameObject starPrefab; at the top of it. I have been told that having this in my script means I can drag and drop prefabs ...
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How to DrawUserPrimitives after Drawing a separate Vertex List

I am currently making a voxel based game and so far I have chunk loading working well. My voxels are stored in an array, then pushed to a VertexBuffer, then drawn as a triangle list. My problem is ...
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how to create a responsive scene

I'm currently creating a 2d android,IOS game using unity engine ,I'm testing the game on a nexus 5,Iphone 5s device,Everything till now is working fine and i am pretty happy with the result ,but the ...
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How i can do colisions with irregular hitboxes [XNA]?

I'm developing my new platform engine and i don't know how to program collisions with slopes - I'm using hitboxes. For the collisions of rectangles i use this: if (player.rec(Position, ...
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Monogame Spritefont XNB file doesn't show up in Content VS2013 Community

I created an XNB file for a spritefont in VS 2010 with XNA 4.0, and copied it into the content folder of my project, but it doesn't appear in the solution explorer of VS 2013. I am using the ...
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change sprite color from properties of parent object in inspector

I have a compound GameObject that is made up of 5 sprites name dot1 till 5. I'd like to have a little script on the parent object that would allow me to change the colours of the child objects from ...
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Draw 3D model on top of another one

I am trying to draw a 3D model I made with Blender in Monogame/XNA and this is the result I get when I draw 2 of them on top of each other How can I make it so that the colors don't add up, but the ...
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How to increase the selectable size of an object for dragging

I am currently dragging a gameobject like this. Vector3 screenSpace; Vector3 offset; void OnMouseDown(){ //translate the cubes position from the world to Screen Point screenSpace = ...
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Methods to remove horizontal world slices of voxels in a 3D voxel world

I've recently been working on a hobby voxel world recently. I'm currently interested in ideas or solutions which would enable me to basically step up and down the Y-axis 1 horizontal block slice at ...
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Z axis for player movement is being incremented, but i don't know how

I'm currently learning and developing a 2D plataform game in Unity, but now i'm having some errors that i can't solve. When I press the arrow keys to make my character move right and left, the Z axis ...
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XNA My Texture's Transparency is shown Black

I am trying to draw an image on to the screen. My image is drawn correctly but the background color which is transparent is shown black. Why is this so? My code: spriteBatch.Draw(Texture, Position + ...
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MonoGame in GTK#

I was wondering if it's possible to embed a MonoGame instance not in the standard window, but rather in a GTK# widget. If yes, how could I do it? Do I have to write a custom widget? Is it even better ...
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Will Unity automatically scale everything? Please help!

I don't have a GUI or anything. Just a bunch of game objects with pictures on them. I want everything to scale with the size of the screen. So if it's a small screen, the character will take up less ...
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Unity3D Strafing Left & Right

I am trying to set my character up to strafe left and right and have 2 different animations, on for left and one for right, so far what i have written allows me to strafe left or right but it only ...
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Mirroring a game object to create symmetry

I have a GameObject with a primitive shape that I call "body". I want to create and add a child to it with another primitive shape. I call it 'mutation'. But i want to duplicate the 'mutation' and ...
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Questions about scaling in a 2d game in unity

Okay, so: I am making an android game. I want everything to scale to the size of the screen I'm using. Further, my static background needs to scale (as well as every other object), but if the aspect ...