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Talking Make a lightning bolt hit an object - 03-08-2007, 02:40 PM

-------------------------------Alice Help 1--------------------------------
Alice Help 1:
How to Make a Lightning Bolt Shoot an Object
By: ottosparks

Required Objects:
Cloud, Object Wanted To Cast Bolt, & Object Going To Get Hit.

Instructions:
1. Get Required Objects
2. Put Cloud In Air
3. Create A Method
4. Put The Following In The Method:
{- Object Wanted To Cast -.-Right or Left –arm} [Roll 0.25 meters left/right]
{Cloud. Lightning} [Move to – object wanted to get hit -]
{Cloud. Lightning}[Move to {cloud}]
{Cloud. Lightning}[Move down (5) meters]
5. Complete.

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Default 03-05-2012, 02:17 AM

Thanks for the concise tutorial Ottosparks, I have been trying it out on my own and not having much success until I found your tutorial. Will definitely be playing around with it a little more when the weekend swings around.
   
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Default Where it hits - 01-30-2013, 05:09 PM

The bolt always hits the object's center which may not always be the most, ah, gratifying. On those occasions I have passed in either a different part of the object, or a dummy object whose vehicle is the thing I want to hit to the method.

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