x

Search in
Sort by:

Question Status:

Search help

  • Simple searches use one or more words. Separate the words with spaces (cat dog) to search cat,dog or both. Separate the words with plus signs (cat +dog) to search for items that may contain cat but must contain dog.
  • You can further refine your search on the search results page, where you can search by keywords, author, topic. These can be combined with each other. Examples
    • cat dog --matches anything with cat,dog or both
    • cat +dog --searches for cat +dog where dog is a mandatory term
    • cat -dog -- searches for cat excluding any result containing dog
    • [cats] —will restrict your search to results with topic named "cats"
    • [cats] [dogs] —will restrict your search to results with both topics, "cats", and "dogs"

NavMesh/Nav Link Proxy To Make AI "Fall" Off Ledges?

Hi all,

I'm trying to get my AI to follow the player and fall off any ledges within the level. My understanding from Google and YouTube searches is that this is done with Nav Links. I've set two points up, as you can see from the screenshot below, and whilst my AI does use it, I'd like to do the following:

  1. Have the AI fall off any point of the ledge (even when I increase the scale, the AI only falls off the 'point').

  2. If possible, simulate physics during the fall and when landing. Perhaps a check to see if the AI is in the air, and then turn simulate physics on?

I know people have made climbing systems before using blueprints, and I wonder how they managed to determine what ledges were so the player and the AI knew to use them. I'm guessing it's a similar process for what I'm looking for. Any help with this would be greatly appreciated! :)

alt text

Product Version: UE 4.15
Tags:
navmesh.jpg (64.4 kB)
more ▼

asked May 04 '17 at 11:35 PM in Blueprint Scripting

avatar image

Robsy128
15 3 6

(comments are locked)
10|2000 characters needed characters left
Viewable by all users

0 answers: sort voted first
Be the first one to answer this question
toggle preview:

Up to 5 attachments (including images) can be used with a maximum of 5.2 MB each and 5.2 MB total.

Follow this question

Once you sign in you will be able to subscribe for any updates here

Answers to this question