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Questions tagged [3d]

3D refers to three dimensional space where coordinates are represented with X, Y and Z values.

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Hexagonal Prisms [on hold]

Probably many know how to make a world with cubes like in minecraft, but maybe some can explain how to do the same or better with hexagonal prisms!?
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most compact way to represent dice face translations rolling in cardinal directions

I'm making a 2-D dice rolling game in BASIC (think mechanics similar to Devil Dice on the Playstation, but top-down 2D graphics). I'm trying to accurately represent the transitions of a die when ...
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How can I implement 3D textures using webgl?

I went through the google I/O video but did not get exactly how to do it. If somebody could point me to a simple 3D texture implementation using webgl, it would be helpful. i basically have a volume, ...
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Interpreting focal length in units of pixels

I am working on a renderer of sorts and I have some fundamental questions. Let's say I have a vector in a 3D virtual world space which is unitless, and I want to project it onto a 2D screen, so I need ...
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How can I prevent the balls from merging? [duplicate]

In my game mutiple balls are overlap/merge into one ball.please tell me solution of this problem.
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Godot: Possible to create a 2D tilemap and set it as a texture for a 3D surface?

If I created tilemap of some sort of pattern or image and wanted to set it as the texture of a 3d surface or 3d model, how would I do it?
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Unity: Creating Word Search highlighting

For days I am struggling to implement the highlighting functionality in game as there is not much tutorial also for this. I did how ever make the cell of the grid change the material color but it ...
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Scrolling in 3d Shmup with 32Bit era effects

How can I create a scrolling effect like in Ikaruga, where the background is on Rails and the foreground is fixed with the player in Unity? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H6d0PkEPKSk Some more ...
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OBB vs Frustrum collision detection

Some definitions: An oriented bounding box (OBB) is a rectangular block which can be represented in many ways, as a collection of eight vertices, a collection of six planes or others, for this ...
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Handling movement on sloped surfaces - clamping character to sloped surface

I've noticed that a lot of people seem to have this issue but I've yet to find an actual working solution - when a rigidbody-based character controller (I'm not using Unity's character controller) ...
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Adding force to a 3d object in a 2d scene

I have a 3d game object placed in a 2d scene (top-down view) in Unity. I want to add force to the object to move it in the direction it's facing. I attached a RigidBody2D component to it and when I ...
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Shadow Shimmering When Moving Objects

I am having a shadow shimmering in my scene when using a shadow mapping technique. I know that there is a lot of posts over the internet dealing with this subject but my issue is slightly different. ...
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unity input controls

so im going through the roll a ball tutorial for unity and ive gotten though setting up all the controls to allow my ball character to move around the space ive built. but the tutorial says nothing ...
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LWJGL Java 3D Collision

I am trying to make a 3D FPS in java, but I am having a hard time with the collision. I tried multiple methods but none of them worked. The code is based on ThinMatrix's 3D engine. I want something ...
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How do I determine distance of a point within a ProBuilder mesh?

As in the title, I have an effect prepped for my game which applies certain derived parameters to a post-processing effect after the player enters a boundary I created with ProBuilder. Finding how far ...
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3d Wall sliding collision

I'm working on collision for walls in my game and the way I currently have it I get stuck walking into a wall. I'm trying to make my character slide on the walls but still collide. My character moves ...
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Setting collider in 3D map (blender file)

New to gamedev and I also have no idea about 3D files but, I'll try to explain the best I can. We are using our own custom engine built in C++ with OpenGL (glm, gl3w, glfw, entityx) We have a 3D map ...
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Collision detection problem in XNA4/Monogame

I have been trying to get 3D collision detection working for a while and I think (hope) you people can help me. For my project I have created a 'sprite3d' kinda class which is called ...
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How to generate a multiplier map for radiosity

I am following this tutorial: here I am at the part where you are creating a hemicube. I have got the code to render the scene into a texture and therfore an array. Now how can I generate a so-called ...
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Cutting a 3D mesh with a 2D shape

I have a 2D image that i want to use to cut into a 3D mesh while leaving it closed (basically cut straight through it, and close it by generating vertices in both places it cut, front and back, to ...
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how to make image disappear in Unity 3D

Hey guys need your help with the scripting in Unity, that is, in my game there are several, say, buildings that a main character has to free from enemies and I put a kind of a logo above all those ...
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Problems when rotating object to animate in Unity

I am trying to create some animations for a car model in Unity and I have a problem with the rotation of the wheels https://imgur.com/a/HcWxyob Here I can set the rotation properly as the pivot ...
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Unity3D CrossPlatformInput StandardAsset Multitouch

I have a small game I am working on, and I am trying to add touch support to it. Before I try to add that into the real game I wanted to do a test run on a small project. The project consists of a ...
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Matrix rotation wrong orientation LibGDX

I'm having a problem with matrix rotation in libgdx. I rotate it using the method matrix.rotate(Vector3 axis, float angle) but the rotation happens in the model orientation and I need it happens in ...
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Third Person SpaceShip Camera Directx9 follows objekt but gets weird after moving object

We have the following code. It should follow the game Object in every step but it does not. In the beginning we can rotate the object where ever we want and it works but after moving it some the ...
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Unity crashes if there are more than 4 terrains

please can you help me with the issue that I face, that is, I decided to create open-world game by creating several terrains and connect them together in Unity and firstly respective size of the ...
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Rigid body falls through static mesh even though collision is detected

I'm using Jitter Physics to create a game. For testing, I have ball (a spherical rigid body) falling onto a small box-like mesh. The problem is that the ball falls straight through the floor, even ...
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Find if one player is visible to the other

Two players (p1 and p2) are standing in a 3D space, represented by points (x1, y1, z1) and (x2, y2, z2). Player 2 is holding a light source, pointing in the direction given by a normalised vector (xn, ...
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Convert bones by bone matrix

I have a 3d-models from old game. They have the following structure: ...
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Camera rotation is weird when it's a child of another object

I implemented scene graph hierarchy into my 3D game engine, and there seems to be a problem with the camera's rotation when it is a child of another object. It only happens with the camera, not any ...
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How to find the largest bounding boxes in 3D array to cover all cells?

I'm trying to generate colliders automatically from a 3D array where each cell represents a constant-sized piece in a world (like a voxel). I'm trying to optimize the number of colliders, so I want to ...
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How do I get from orthographic to perspective?

I programmed a cube in java and calculated the x y and z position for it's rotation on the x,y and z axis but I'm finding it hard to display the z axis i've been trying to change the distance of the ...
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How to implement the seek steering behavior in Unity3d?

Following this tutorial: Understanding Steering Behaviors: Seek, I tried to add seek and steering behavior to my Unity prototype but it's not working this is my script. The cube does not steer it just ...
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What is the difference between Character Modeling and Level Design?

I'm thinking of either focusing on character modeling or level design, but I'm not sure what the differences are. Do companies consider them as separate jobs because I don't know that either. My ...
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Polygons depth sorting in Z-buffer

Why is it that the Z-buffer algorithm does not require polygons to be depth sorted to function correctly?
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Swept aabb 3d incorrect collision resolution along negative normals

I have followed this tutorial and ported it to 3d with glm. Everything works fine when the collision normal is reported as positive ((1,0,0),(0,1,0),(0,0,1)) but when it is negative the player aabb ...
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How to implement translation, scale, rotation gizmos for manipulating 3D object's transforms?

I am in the process of developing a basic 3D editor. It uses OpenGL for rendering a 3D world. Right now my scene is just a few boxes of different sizes and I am at the stage where I want to be able to ...
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Clamp camera view angles relative to moving object

I have a camera attached to an entity that moves in a circular pattern around a fixed center position. I am attempting to clamp the rotation of the camera such that it can only look inward toward the ...
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3D affine transformation (rotation) mimicking Mode 7, Java 2D

I watched videos of games using mode 7 like Outrun or Space Harrier and I want to make a game which imitates this classic graphic. I was inspired by Notch's Prelude Of The Chambered too. After ...
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Adding large 3d models into Unity

I have a 3d model of a restraunt with several characters in it probably over a hundred objects. Whenever I try to import it into Unity Unity just loads forever until I force close it. How do you ...
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Need advice concerning the creation of open world game in Unity 3D

I just wanted to ask for advice those being an expert in Unity 3d and overall in game industry about how it is possible to create an open-world game by means of Unity 3D, that is, I already tried to ...
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Rotate according global axis c++ Quaternion

I'm trying to rotate a camera in c++ but all I succeeded to do is rotate the object himself or rotate the camera around the object i can't figure it out. What I want is rotate the camera on itself ...
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Game assets are images or 3D models

I am new to game development and I have created simple games with javascript and SFML. Those games are 2D and there I used images as my gaming assets. I was trying to be familiar with OpenGL like 3D ...
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Java game object pool management

Currently I am using arrays to handle all of my game objects in the game I am making, and I know how terrible this is for performance. My question is what is the best way to handle game objects and ...
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Unity3D C# Drag object smoothly on it's x axis that's already bouncing

In my scene, I have a bouncing ball that collides with a cube. On each collision the ball returns to the same height. How can I get the ball to smoothly move along the x-axis by dragging my finger ...
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Toon/cel shading with variable line width?

I see a few broad approaches out there to doing cel shading: Duplication & enlargement of model with flipped normals (not an option for me) Sobel filter / fragment shader approaches to edge ...
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Why does the head of my ragdoll act like its about to fly off its shoulders?

The problem can be seen here: https://gfycat.com/LimpingMerryGermanshorthairedpointer Ive created my ragdolls by using the Unity ragdoll creator tool. To begin with, all the limbs of my ragdoll ...
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Quaternion based camera pitch freaking out, and Z-axis drift

This is the code I use to control my (first person) camera's movement and rotation. Translation successfully keeps orientation in mind, so that up and left and such are always in the expected ...
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Handling different renderers Y axis direction in a single engine

I have an engine that uses either three.js (3D WebGL rendering library) or pixi.js (2D rendering library) depending on the game. ...
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Is my 3d terrain moving?

I generate a 3d isometric terrain with the help of badlogicgames. I pass a perspective camera to the spriteBatch projectionMatrix, but when I move my player (perspective camera follows my player) it ...