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oddie

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#1 13 years ago

For some reason my target_give isn't working. I'm trying to make an area that gives you health. So, I have placed a trigger_mulitple connected to a Target_give, which in turn is connected to some instant med packs. I lowered my health and walked through the place where the trigger_multiple is but nothing happens. What am I doing wrong?!




Szico VII

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#2 13 years ago

the heck is a target_give. never heard of it before.




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#3 13 years ago

I thought it was supposed to give you the item that it was pointed or connected to. I could be wrong...




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#4 13 years ago

I don't believe it works... ever.

if you want to "give something"... Script it.




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#5 13 years ago

taken from the q3 manual:

Create all the entities you want the player to spawn with when he enters the arena, and make sure they are somewhere within the enclosed space of the map. Add a "target_give" entity somewhere in the world. Create all the spawn spots you want to be in your map. Select the "target_give" entity. Select one of the "give on spawn in" entities. Hit Ctrl-K in the editor to link the two items together. Repeat steps 4 through 6 until the target_give is linked to all the entities you wish the player to spawn into the world with. Select a spawn spot Select the target_give entity Hit Ctrl-K in the editor to link the two entities together. Repeat steps 8 through 10 until all the spawn spots are linked to the target_give entity. Compile the map

An alternate use of target_give is how I used it in q3dm10 to create the "power tube" that gives you health and armour. The tube has a trigger_multiple with a wait of 0.5, linked to a target_give which is linked to a small health and an armour shard.




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#6 13 years ago

Yes! the 'power tube' is exactly what i'm trying to mimic. But It's not doing anything! Another suggestions?




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#7 13 years ago

maybe try using diff items?




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#8 13 years ago

I tried replacing the instant med pack with a rocket launcher, same thing. Huh...I was hoping this would be easy, lol!