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Level Selection libgdx

I'm following the Canyon Bunny example in making my own game and I'm at the point where I want to implement a level selection screen. The way the example code works is that there's a Level class whose ...
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Resizing a procedurally generated arc mesh

I have a script that generates a mesh representing a 2D arc. This arc is generated when the game starts based on a size (radians), width, etc... I would like to know if there's any fast way to resize ...
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Does “Object.ToString().GetHashCode()” return a truly unique character seed?

In my game I'm generating a character seed from a bunch of traits that the player chooses. The traits are all part of a Enum. In unity I've attached a script to a bunch of toggles. When the player ...
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1answer
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How to decide between strafing, turning etc for lateral character movement?

I have been studying the character movement of many 3rd person games. But just when I think I have come to understand the conventions or found a pattern, it seems I come across another game which does ...
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1answer
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Tips on thinking of a good game mechanic? [closed]

I am trying to make a turned based rpg and I really want to know how can i make original game mechanics like Undertale with it's sparing system.I am not really that creative to think of a good game ...
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LibGDX Rotate 2D image with touchDragged() event

Objective: to rotate an image in the center of the screen with movement equal to left or right touchDragged event. Right now I have a basic Stage that is created and adds an actor (centerMass.png) ...
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How can I min-max quaternions?

What I'm doing In my engine, I'm trying to implement a camera that will follow a target object, such as a player. I wanted to avoid just simply using the inverse of the target's transformation, ...
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1answer
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Why are faces being drawn like this with my custom shader?

I've been writing a custom surface shader which allows for vertex colors (with alphas) to be set programmatically. From test runs of the shader itself, it works perfectly fine, and I am able to set ...
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Box2d Body filled with a texture Libgdx

I have a simple triangular shape (obstacle) in my game and i would like to fill it with a texture repeatedly. I have looked at the other 2 topics but couldn't find a working solution. How can i fill ...
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How to handle global Data within a state machine setup? (C#)

I am currently building a turn-based framework (Unity,C#) I was tired of my former tight-coupled systems and opted for a state machine this time, basically all components subscribe to the state-Enter ...
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1answer
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Top Down Bullets will not move

I have a top down shooter. The player can move in the primary 4 directions, and follows the mouse for rotation. When I shoot, the bullets never leave the player, they just spawn on top of the player ...
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Removing delay at start of a key press

I'm making a simple game, and one of the problems I encountered is the annoying delay when pressing a key continuously. So basically, when I press (for a very long time) for example Up, my object ...
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1answer
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2D circle against a corner change in direction

I have a 2D Ball that might go against a wall. If the Ball goes against the wall perpendicularly, it will just invert its direction (assuming no air resistance and no bounces that should make its ...
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2answers
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Get the difference between 2 matrices

Hi I'm using C# and MonoGame, and have the world matrices of 2 objects. I need to get the difference between them, so I can effectively parent the second object onto the first. The aim is to get to a ...
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1answer
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Why is my custom shader rendering completely transparent?

I'm currently trying to learn how to write shaders, so I'm getting my feet wet with Unity's Shaderlab format. One of the first things I tried was to write a surface shader that supports vertex colors ...
0
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1answer
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Load 2 triangles in a simple DX11 example

I'm following this tutorial, where they show how to setup a simple dx11 demo with a green triangle in the middle. I'd like to be able to modify it so that it shows 2 triangles instead, i modified the ...
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1answer
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How to check strings from multiple lines in one input field?

I need help with input fields. I already set the line type to 'Multi_Line NewLine' in inspector, but I have problem with submitting the string. Here's the code: using UnityEngine; using ...
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1answer
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LIBGDX: Translate grid drawn with ShapeRenderer with an OrthographicCamera

I am trying to draw a grid for my "world" that may or may not extend beyond the screen. What I would like to do right now is draw the entire world (which is relatively small) and then use the ...
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0answers
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How to listen and take action on Steam CSGO dedicated server live state [closed]

I have setup a CSGO dedicated server on win7. This game is visible on player machine in Internet tab and also they are able to play it. As the player plays game, the stat, and logs are continuously ...
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3answers
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Problem with handling key input C#

I am attempting to make a game in C# in windows forms, and need for the character to react to key input. I have implemented a very basic code which changes the position of a picture box on key ...
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How do I get more information on gamification? [closed]

I am new on Android development. I am working on an educational game project. I can use any information on gamification tools, concepts etc. Thnx in advance
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Which Language to Learn to Start Game Development [closed]

I'm thinking about starting career in Game Development, which programming language should I learn and on which game engine. I like 2d Games
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0answers
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Two game object efficient and fast on-off switch

I have two game-object, on GUI button click i am toggle between them but the problem is one game-object which is small contains less vertx etc., is loading fast while the other which heavy taking ...
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1answer
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Detect Collision on Child Object

I've created an obstacle prefab. The Prefab has following hierarchy. The player must die if he collides with Enemy. But It detects collision with parent object. I am also uploading the screen shot ...
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1answer
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Making Basic Touch Behaviors

I am trying to make Basic Touch behaviors for my game where i want to Pan Camera by Single finger touch. Zoom Camera by pinch With two fingers ofCourse. Rotate Camera by two fingers rotation. Rotate ...
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0answers
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Windows 10 UWP Game development [closed]

I intend to create a simple 2D game for entire suit of Windows platform (UWP). I haven't used any game development engine or otherwise before. The game would basically have a simple physics engine, ...
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1answer
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Don't understand how paddle location is tracked; using XNA tutorial

Wanting to learn how to make games, decided to use Monogame. Have pretty light programming knowledge, so I apologize beforehand for my ignorance to this surely obvious oversight. Following a ...
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0answers
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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 ...
0
votes
0answers
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How do I figure out the view space coordinates for the screen extents?

I am trying to implement clustered shading which requires bounding boxes for each view sample. In short, I'm interested in creating a single bounding box that would cover all screen space. Here is my ...
0
votes
1answer
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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 ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

How to fill a canvas with triangles that are seemingly random?

Given a canvas say, 1000 X 1000 unit. I would like to fill the canvas with triangles. The triangles can be of any type right angle, equilateral...etc. To avoid big chunks of triangles lets say all ...
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1answer
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Categorizing Projectiles in an arcade shooter (multiple inheritance?)

I have been working on a simple arcade shooter in Java in the vein of missile command/space invaders. I've made a base Projectile class and have been extending other Projectile types from it. This ...
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vote
0answers
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How to integrate Tiled maps and collision detection with pygame?

I have been using pygame to make a simple rpg pokemon style game. To create maps I have used the Tiled map editor and then loading them into pygame using pytmx. I have heard that you can add object ...
0
votes
1answer
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Quickly Converting RenderTexture to Texture2D in Unity3D

I have a screenshot preview at the end of the game's level. When I am loading the screenshot, it makes the game freeze for a moment. What may I do so there would be no freeze when I am loading that ...
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0answers
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Problem with automatic ragdoll shape generation using Bullet

I'm trying to automatically generate ragdoll colliders (for now, box colliders) from my mesh. First of all, I specify the body parts like so: ...
0
votes
0answers
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Unresolved external symbol when compiling the Main.cpp [Game Engine] [closed]

I am trying to code a game engine. It was working fine until I changed few things to make it easy to debug in VC++. But unfortunately I am getting this error when compiling: LNK2019 unresolved ...
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votes
1answer
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How to move 2D objects based on mouse movement with pointer locking?

I'm using pointer locking for a 2D game (where you perform calculations based on the delta in mouse positions from frame to frame). I'm having some basic math/logic issues with accomplishing what I ...
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vote
2answers
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How do I implement level generation based on graph grammars?

I'm looking to do some pseudo-random map generation using graph grammars (graph rewriting). However, most of what I can find online on this is purely academic and, while helpful, doesn't have any ...
0
votes
1answer
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glGenBuffers is NULL

I'm using GLEW 1.13.0, (GLUT), SDL2 and OpenGL 3.3 core. #include <GL/glew.h> #include <GL/glut.h> int main(int argc, char* args[]){ Engine::init(); // Initializes SDL_GL_* attributes ...
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votes
0answers
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Automatic audio segmentation and find the most energetic segments

What algorithm can be used for audio segmentation? I want to divide song to segments and find the most energetic segments (begin and end in seconds). It is needed for the rhythm-game. Examples: ...
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votes
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Where do I start? [closed]

I am contemplating in learning game development, I have great passion in anlyzing games and I want tl take it to the next level.. Can you all give me constructive ideas to build upon? Hehe
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votes
0answers
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Issue moving only one child node

I am trying to make a game that has a ball which is a SKShapeNode that shoots projectiles (SKSpriteNode). The issue that I am having is that when I try to get the players to move, it moves all of the ...
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votes
0answers
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Unity Mask shows black content in world space canvas (Vuforia)

So I've built my scroll rect, like this reference tells me to do : http://docs.unity3d.com/Manual/script-ScrollRect.html -> Scroll View (Rect Transform with scroll rect attached) ---> Viewport ...
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Player character not moving

i am trying to make an fps game but my character won't move. i have tried different scripts for more than a week. Any help will be appreciated. Thanks! using UnityEngine; using System.Collections; ...
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votes
0answers
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Event handling for moving components in an HTML/JS game

I have developed a working prototype of an arkenoid-kind of game using plain HTML/JS/CSS3. I am using the DOM to display game elements. The whole game is infact contained inside a table element. Table ...
0
votes
1answer
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Make a person walk faster when standing on plane/panel in Unity?

Is it possible to make a person walk faster when standing on plane/panel in Unity without writing a lot of code? If so how? I am using the standard asset first person movement prefab.
3
votes
0answers
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Tick frame: update order problems

Sorry, it's a bit long story but I hope you can help me. First of all: I have an entity class called SceneObject. The SceneObject has components (eg. RenderableMesh, Camera) and transformation data ...
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0answers
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How to round 2 Straight lines

Never mind the programming langughe im trying to find way to take 2 Separate straight lines and to convert the intersection to round line For example if i have this 2 straight lines (1) i want to be ...
0
votes
0answers
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Decrease force in a zero gravity world

I have a world with zero gravity. On a mouse pressed I apply a force so things drive away from the mouse. The problem is now that they keep on flying. How can i make them stop? ...
0
votes
1answer
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How to remove white background from an image using LibGdx?

I am fairly new to game development. I am developing an application(Aquarium) for windows which requires me to animate(move) fishes around the screen and user will be able to add new fishes drawn on ...

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