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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Objects with custom shaders cast grayscale shadows when lightmapped

Unity 5 seems to be able to calculate colored shadows from objects mapped with standart shader and legacy shaders. What should I do to make my custom shader to cast colored shadows as well?
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A method to create and assign a name to a GameObject (Unity)

I'm trying to create a function that takes in a name of an object in the editor and assigns this accordingly as well as the name of a sprite, rigidbody, etc. Basically what I have so far is- ...
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Change Material color programmatically

I'm writing a simple C# Script to change Materials color of a object. public class Highlight : MonoBehaviour { public bool Mouse_Over = false; public Color Highlight_Color = Color.white; ...
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UNET start game with friend by finding their name, Android

There is a game at the google play store called Fun Run 2- Multiplayer Race. I loved its feature to find friends by writing their names, and then to play with them. Is it possible to achieve that with ...
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Making a 2d sprite based game in Unity? [closed]

I'm looking at developing a 2D sprite based platformer. Usually I make games in Gamemaker, because I find it very easy to use. I have never used Unity before but have heard a lot of good things. So, ...
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Unity and lots of objects. Can this way of designing levels bring problems?

Ok, question. I've been fiddling for Unity for a while and now trying to make a cohesive game. Up until now I've found the quickest way to design levels for me is to create a block of wall/floor to ...
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Best field of view [closed]

What is the best value for field of view for an FPS?
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Quaternion.LookRotation() not rotating 360 degrees

In my scene I have two cubes one has a tag "Respawn" and another one has the following script attached: ` using UnityEngine; using System.Collections; public class NewBehaviourScript : ...
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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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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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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 System....
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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: http://gamedevelopment.tutsplus.com/tutorials/build-a-grid-based-...
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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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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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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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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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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 do I efficiently fill the background with a tiling image?

I'm learning Unity by developing a 2D game. It's similar to RimWorld and Prison Architect. I have a 32×32-pixel grass tile image that I want to fill the background with. Here's a screenshot from ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Unity and ASTC support

I have configured in unity all compressed diffuse map textures as 6x6 ASTC blocks and normals and other maps as 4x4 blocks. However when I profile my game using Mali Graphics Debugger it tells me ...
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How does Unity Static batch handle submeshes

I have the following 2 meshes: Mesh 1 Submesh 1 - Mat 1 Submesh 2 - Mat 2 Mesh 2 Submesh 3 - Mat 1 (same as mat1 from submesh 1) Since submesh 1 and 3 have the same material and they ...
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How to create axes for a console controller

What should I change in the input manager to enable me to use a joystick? I have a usb cable to connect the joystick to the computer but how do I set up the controls?
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Can't set up a PS3 controller in Unity

So I connected a ps3 controller to my computer via USB cable, when I press play I am able to move by using arrows on the left of the ps3 controller and also I am able to shoot and aim by triangle and ...
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Can't move character at all in unity basic platformer guide

so, I followed below tutorial. https://unity3d.com/learn/tutorials/modules/beginner/live-training-archive/creating-a-basic-platformer-game Going well until 18:50 (video time in tutorial), when the ...
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How to correctly draw a 2D polygon in Unity

I'm trying to draw a 2D polygon using GL.Line; however I'm not getting a polygon but separated lines instead. In the example below, I would expect a rectangle formed by the spheres: My code is the ...
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get back unity default interface

i installed unity recently .and interface of unity looks like that [see the image] in all tutorials i see on the internet. but this is my one(I'm not in the game tab I'm in the scene tab)it's look ...
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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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BoxCollider not blocking other object(s)

I'm really newbie , watched about 20 videos about and tried to do something. But I still have problems with collisions. I'm working on 2D. I have a Sprite and a Cube (GameObject>3D Object>Cube). ...
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Export normal map from unity?

In unity I can create a normal map out of a black and white image (By changing the type to normal map and select create from grayscale) Im wondering if there is a way to export the normal map like it ...
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Water4Advance far view seems stale and plain

Hi How can I remove far clipping in Water4Advance so that it matches near view like following img? Currently far view water seems plaine with no wave n bumps at all.
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Unity why do all gameobjects not dissapear from view when I switch cameras?

I am having trouble with camera switching. I have two cameras: "Camera1" and "Camera2". A "button script" attached to Camera1 allows a switch to Camera2. It also positions the cameras. There is a ...
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Cant sign in to MSDN/Visual Studio in Unity after trial [closed]

I've been using VS13 instead of Monodevelop for my Unity projects and my "30-day trial" has ended. Apparently all I have to do is sign in with my MSDN account and it should let me continue using VS ...
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UNITY3D - Orthographic Camera not render SHADER (2D GAME) [closed]

I have a problem with camera render, see the video please :) (note.: sorry for the music) http://youtu.be/BB8rXIzIWVU In Camera "Perspective", i can see the effect of shader: In Camera "...
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How to make multiple characters with similar design [duplicate]

I am making a 2d platformer RPG game and I would like to create a character creation system that allows you to create your character as you please in the beginning. Since I want at least 10 different ...
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Using coroutines to instantiate larger GameObjects in Unity/C#

We are making a scroller type game for mobile platforms and we got pretty far (Beta is already out). Now we are adding some additional content and are starting to experience a noticable lag when ...
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Is it possible in Unity to Flip a 2D Sprite Without Flipping the Object it is Assigned to?

I 'built' (followed a tutorial) on a collision detection system, and when I flip the object to go left and right the collision messes up. So I have three options; find a way to modify the collision ...
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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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Create a WebGL native plugin

I am trying to create a WebGL plugin and I read in the docs here: http://docs.unity3d.com/Manual/webgl-interactingwithbrowserscripting.html But I'm not sure I understand. I created a file in Assets/...
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How to clip game objects to a rectangular area

I'm trying to figure out how to do this but am coming up short. I'm making a slot machine in unity 2d and would like to clip the tile prefabs when they leave a given rectangular area. I can't seem to ...
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A* pathfinding for dynamic obstacles and player made blockages?

Hi I'm creating a TD in Unity 5 and need some help with my Pathfinding. I'm going to use Arons A* pathfinding for my AI which enables me to use dynamic objects and update the path during run-time. ...
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Camera rotation in maze game depending of accelerometer

I'm still newbie in Unity 3D... I'm trying to develop simple maze game. I want to roll my ball through maze, but I have to rotate camera left or right, otherwise the player can't see what's behind ...
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How to load sprites manually from a file in unity?

We're making a game, in which the User can apply their own textures to the game in order to make their own rooms. Is there a way to make a prefab with sprites, scripts, colliders, etc during runtime? ...
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Rotating A 2D Cannon Based On Mouse Position [duplicate]

I'm creating a game like bubble shooter, I have a cannon which is in the image bellow: I want to rotate the cannon based on mouse position. So far I tried various solutions I found over the web but ...
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Simple voxel-block melee removing script

I'm trying to create a voxel based game, now I want my character to remove blocks with a melee weapon, but I'm not sure which way to go. I mean is it the only way to get the Block with a raycast? I ...
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Dynamiclly applied texture to gameobject using GUI button

In a scene Multiple different gameobject (almost 30 kinds of gameobject) with parent child relationship. At run time (by selecting on gui button) I want to change the texture of each clicked ...