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How can I have particle face Normal direction upon Hit?

Hey all!

I have a particle effect which consists of a flat image. It's a splat that occurs when a tomato (actor blueprint) hits the wall. The player is in a room with four walls. I want the player to be able to throw the tomato at any wall and have the particle face the right direction. Unfortunately, what happens now is this:

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As you can see, the particle is constantly oriented in one direction. The objective is to have the particles face the direction of the wall they hit (if that makes sense).

I have Locked Axis turned on, because otherwise the particles will constantly face the camera direction. I've heard about turning on PSA Velocity, but that makes my particles invisible...

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And in case it is of any help, here is the tomato blueprint: alt text

Please help me out here! :)

Product Version: UE 4.15
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asked Mar 31 '17 at 12:13 PM in Blueprint Scripting

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