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I have a system where The player goes next to an npc and presses enter to communicate with the NPC. The text will only activate when I am at the edge of the sphere collider. How should I make the text activate while inside of the sphere. Thanks for the help.

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asked May 28 '15 at 04:33 AM in Blueprint Scripting

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avatar image mirsabayu May 28 '15 at 04:55 AM

hemmm , i think the easiest way is just check the literal distance between your character and the npc.. (no need for collider things) - cheaper though. - i think

avatar image Narghile May 28 '15 at 05:15 AM

Mir, would that drag the game if he is constantly checking distance?

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Hi Mate

I would put a Sphere Trigger around you character, and run the Overlap on that.

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answered May 28 '15 at 04:38 AM

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avatar image Narghile May 28 '15 at 04:44 AM

Kinda like this

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