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Kaneydien

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[Request] laser beam in 2d
« on: March 12, 2015, 07:29:39 PM »
Hi everyone. I apologize if this is a simple one but I have had problems finding tutorials on making laser beams in 2d mode using playmaker. I heard that using ray cast was not efficient in 2d mode but I'm not sure if that's the case.

Just to clarify, I am looking to make a beam weapon that shoots out from my ship and hits my enemies in a solid straight line (think Star Trek).

If anyone knows where I could find this info I would surely appreciate it. Thanks in advance!

PlaymakerNOOB

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Re: [Request] laser beam in 2d
« Reply #1 on: March 14, 2015, 01:54:54 AM »
The idea behind a laser and the bullet are the same.  Lasers are just a really long bullet.

or
http://hutonggames.com/playmakerforum/index.php?topic=8758.0