Unity is a cross-platform game creation system that focuses on easy art pipeline process. It consists of a game engine and an integrated development environment. The game engine's scripting is built on Mono.

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How do you set the target location for a navmesh using a GameObject?

I am trying to get a GameObject to navigate through a map and get to the exit. I have created a navmesh for the map and given the player GameObject a navmesh agent. The exit is marked with a empty ...
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Best way to constrain character to a path?

I'm in the process of developing a level-based runner for mobile phones, and I've hit a wall when deciding which method to use to get the character to move through the level. Basically - I need my ...
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Unity - “SetDestination” can only be called on an active agent that has been placed on a NavMesh. UnityEngine.NavMeshAgent:SetDestination(Vector3)

I'm using Unity5 right now. I got this error when try to setDestination. "SetDestination" can only be called on an active agent that has been placed on a NavMesh. ...
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Quaternion.LookRotation() not rotating 360 degrees

In my scene I have two cubes and one of them has the following script attached: ` using UnityEngine; using System.Collections; public class NewBehaviourScript : MonoBehaviour { // Use this for ...
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Unity: how to apply programmatical changes to the Terrain SplatPrototype?

I have a script to which I add a Terrain object (I drag and drop the terrain in the public Terrain field). The Terrain is already setup in Unity to have 2 PaintTextures: 1 is a Square (set up with a ...
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Trying to grab an image file from Parse in Unity

So i've tried looking over the documentation and cant make heads or tails of it... so i'm hoping someone here can help: so i've created a ParseFile with an image stored in a byte[]. I've saved this ...
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Why does Unity not detect my camera attached via the inspector?

I want to use camera.ViewportToWorldPoint() to show the bottom center bounds of my screen. So, I created a script and added that component to my object that needs it. using UnityEngine; using ...
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Unity5 TextAsset not functioning in WebPlayer

Preface I am working on a 2D Platformer in Unity5 utilizing TileMap techniques. I have a working system to read "Room Tile Data" from JSON files with the Unity TextAsset Class and the Newtonsoft ...
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pivot of a 3d model outside its mesh after importing into Unity3d

as you can see, the pivot is outside my mesh. I want to use the pivot for rotating around, for that I need to set the pivot to the real "rotating point". I know that there's the SetPivot script, but ...
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calculating torque from angular momentum considering inertia moment

so I am trying to determine exactly how much torque to apply to a 3d model to make it rotate at a particular rate. I apply force from the location of each engine on the craft so if one breaks the ...
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Detecting on which side did the objects collided unity 2d

I have a ball and a rectangle in my game. The rectangle has a box collider 2d attached to it. How can I calculate or check when the ball hits the top of my collider, when it hits the bottom, left and ...
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Stencil based mask with alpha

I'm trying to create a fog effect like civ 5: I tried creating a StencilSet shader that receives a mask and sets the stencil buffer to 1. I would render the following on every unexplored tile using ...
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How to add tiles randomly?

I made a set of 10 different "ocean" tiles, all interchangeable with one another, and I'd like to randomly attach these 10 different tiles together in different combinations over a large rectangular ...
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Problem with grid generation in Unity 5.1

Using Unity 5.1 and was following a tutorial for generating a grid for a Minesweeper-style game. Link to the tutorial for reference: ...
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My GUI stopped working?

Okay I bought this asset online so I would like not to show the whole script. The problem is this asset stopped working when I updated from unity 5.0 to 5.1.2. The script is for a controller GUI ...
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Stop player following cameras cameras direction

Okay I'm not going to go to much into it but this is what I need my script to do. The way I have my controller set up is that the camera looks to the side of the player a little bit. I use this for ...
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Can't clip a sprite that has a custom shader in NGUI

I am using NGUI. I have an "NGUI Unity 2D Sprite". This sprite has a material with this shader: Shader "DM/Ripple Shader" { Properties { _Color ("Color", Color) = (1,1,1,1) ...
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Finding a moving target in a maze

I'm making a game that is a bit of a mix of snake and pacman. Basically, two players go through the maze and each time they pick up a piece of candy, a cube is added to their tail. If one player ...
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Unity Android Unable to convert classes into dex format AdMob

I'm a beginner Unity programmer (school-age), so I don't know that much about the system. On its own my app compiles fine, but when I implement the AdMob SDK (Google) 2.1, I have the following error ...
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What happens if I make more than $100k with the free Unity license?

If an indie game developer makes more than $100,000 using the free version of Unity, what happens to the money that goes over $100k? How will Unity people come to know how much money they are making? ...
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Why does a UI button that is child to a canvas not appear in game view?

I am trying to place a button onto a canvas background using C# script. I want the button specific to the canvas (i.e., if I move the camera to look at another canvas, I do not want the button ...
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Voxel (Marching Cubes) Terrain Creation / Terrain Editing

im working on a voxel based game in unity. the terrain(sphere-->planet) should be out of voxels and at first i built a minecraft like voxel plugin for unity. this means that i had a sphere out of ...
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How to make a stab function?

I've looked around everywhere, and I can't find an example script for a stab. What I have so far is a top down 2D scene, with a player at the bottom (static). I would like to have the sword/tongue to ...
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Unity - custom Export and Import FBX Data

I am trying to write custom data inside a FBX file from 3dsmax at export time. This might be possible even if I don't know right now how to do that. But my question would be how can I read those ...
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Card/Tile Game, loops dont update element0 of playerHand properly

The Problem I am dealing from another class and into a player's Tray(A class with a List of Tiles and an array of bools to show that a slot in the tray is full). When dealing into the player's tray, ...
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Get mouse/touch position for NGUI event

Since I am using NGUI, to capture mouse events I use their methods such as void OnPress (bool isDown) { } How can I check the mouse/touch position that corresponds to this particular OnPress ...
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Wander steering behaviour in 3D

I'm trying to implement the Wander Steering Behaviour but getting strange result (see .gif). What am i doing wrong? I want to move a sphere in a random direction. I read this article Understanding ...
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Unity: Adjusting the camera so that the scene view and the game view look same

when I make any object I'm able to see that by other side in the game view. And this troubles me in adjusting the objects. So can anyone help me to adjust the main camera in such a way that views of ...
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Unity: Restrict movement inside a gameobject (2D)

I've been sort of trying my own thing but it's super buggy so I'd like to see what other people have done to create moveable spaces. In essence, I just want to restrict my character's movement to ...
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Can't submit facebook app for review

I'm trying to submit my app for review with publish_action. I keep getting the following error: "It looks like you haven't made any API requests to access content with the publish_actions permission ...
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How do I ensure consistent behaviour when using Unity's Collider2Ds for triggers and collisions?

I am experiencing inconsistent behavior using Unity's 2D Physics engine and their Collider2Ds to detect collisions and triggers on my projectiles. I will classify it into two problems. The first is ...
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How to properly give Image source for multiple sources?

I'm writing a script to change the image on the button based on previous selection. Another script is giving the CurrentAvatar variable once previous button is pressed. My problem is i can't seem to ...
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Align SpriteText position

i have this function which aligns text. static function AlignTxt(obj : GameObject, txtAnchor : SpriteText.Anchor_Pos, txtAlign : SpriteText.Alignment_Type) { ...
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Filling background with tile image

I'm learning Unity and developing a 2D game for learning. It's really similar to RimWorld and Prison Architect. I have a grass tile image (32x32 pixels) I want to fill background with this image. ...
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Can I include 64-bit DLLs in a Unity 5 project?

I am building a C# DLL for inclusion in a Unity project. Due to some dependencies, this must be a 64-bit DLL. The last time I checked, DLLs for Unity had to be built with .NET Framework 3.5 (although ...
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Create a normal map using a script? Unity

I don't have a software that can create normal maps from an image so I usually make a grayscale image and then let unity make the normal map from that image. But I can't save the image to use for ...
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Unity trigger problem

I have been making my first game but I have encountered a small problem. To show the text when you win, you have to go into a block with the OnTriggerEnter line. I cannot get to this block however, ...
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How do I make UIText scale properly in a VerticalLayoutGroup in Unity?

I have a Panel with an AspectRatioFitter on it. In there, I have a vertical layout group, with three buttons, Standard Mode, Speed Mode, Chaos Mode. I have the Layout Group's anchors set to keep its ...
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How to bounce the player away after attack by enemies?

I creating a 2d platform game. I would like to bounce the player away after hit by the enemy, so the user get another feedback beside the sound effect. How can I achieve my wish? Use the following ...
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How to iterate through the frames of an AnimationClip in editor mode

I'm working on a 2D game, using spritesheets as the basis for four AnimationClips. (Every frame from the spritesheet is a keyframe in the animation.) I'm trying to step through the frames of these ...
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A free “maker” engine to create and export commercial Android games? [on hold]

I need a free "maker-like" engine that can easily export Android games. I mean ready-to-store and with no costs. Unity and GM Studio Android exporting versions are paid, right? So, whats the best ...
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Unity - drawing halos behind everything else

I would like it so that the halos created by the draw halo parameter in spotlights are drawn behind all other meshes etc, currently it does this very weird thing where halos are sliced in half by ...
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Unity Photon Networking - Cant understand OnPhotonSerializeView

in all tutorials I see that an object sends data over the network and receives the data for sync in the same method: Code (csharp): void OnPhotonSerializeView(PhotonStream stream, PhotonMessageInfo ...
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Unity Xcode Post Build Change Language Dialect

Is it possible to change the C++ Language Dialect setting under Apple LLVM 6.1 - Language - C++ during a post build process in Unity3D? See here: I'm using XCodeEditor, and in the json, i tried these ...
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How do you handle aspect ratio differences with Unity 2D?

I've gotten a lot of answers to this question, but they are all generic and generally not very useful. None of the tutorials talk about aspect ratio and dealing with mobile devices and there are a ...
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How do I change the control from PC to Mobile? [on hold]

I have my character control script working on the pc. How do I change this script to work for a mobile port? using UnityEngine; using System.Collections; public class Player: MonoBehaviour { ...
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Getting path of right click in unity 3D editor

I want to create an extension for the Unity 3D Editor and have an custom asset type. During the process of creation this I recognized that I would improve the UX/usability if I can specify the path ...
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Calling an android method from Unity3D with a JAR plugin

I am developing a game with Unity only for Android platform and I am requiring to share content of my game through an intent so I have implemented a JAR plugin according to several tutorials with this ...
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Avoidance Steering Behavior acting inappropriately

I've been trying to implement this steering behavior in Unity: Understanding Steering Behaviors: Collision Avoidance However, I'm getting strange results. Here's the code for the script, feel free to ...
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Why has my refractive water shader become reflective

So I was making a water shader in unity and well it looked fine in the scene view but as soon as I went into the game view the refraction texture basically flipped up 180 degrees and made it look like ...