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Post » Tue Apr 10, 2012 4:08 pm

I add a sine behavior in my enemy.
How can I change the animation when he goes left and right.
I know how to make it on my player.. Use mirror.But how could I know when the enemy is going left or right so that I could change its Animation. =)
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Post » Tue Apr 10, 2012 4:28 pm

Have you tried using the 'Set animation' action?
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Post » Tue Apr 10, 2012 4:32 pm

I think this will do it:
if enemy moving left = set animation to "walk left"
if enemy moving right = set animation to "walk right"
But how could I know when the player is walking left or right?
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Post » Tue Apr 10, 2012 4:33 pm

I mean enemy not player
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Post » Tue Apr 10, 2012 5:31 pm

I had done this capx for the very same question a while ago.

Look through the forum there is a topic with more examples and explanations.

Edit: also IMO, sine is not the most appropriate way to do scrolling enemies, but the choice is yours.
Be sure to have a look at the how do I FAQ it has many exmaples listed amongst which making patrolling enemies with platform behavior.Kyatric2012-04-10 17:32:47
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Post » Tue Apr 10, 2012 5:59 pm

what is the best behavior to use in a scrolling enemy?
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Post » Tue Apr 10, 2012 6:35 pm

@Kyatric BTW I saw and downloaded your tutorial about the patrolling system. I study the event sheet carefully and It make sense to me. Thanks man you save me a lot of time! Keep on helping other newbies osiaslemuel2012-04-10 18:38:33
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