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AR-15 test model I'm working with
« on: July 31, 2019, 10:04:23 PM »
my goal is to make the weapon more "real", so I've been messing with some code, script, & model setup's to achieve that.
currently the weapon is setup so that when you start with it, you're not to accurate, but once you hit the target X times (forget how many), you become more accurate.
the idea being the more the player practices @ the range, the better they get.
currently there is no "fire by the hip" option because that's not how I shoot, so it seems unrealistic when trying to hit a target.I might make one where you're just holding the firearm, but you can still pull the trigger & fire to the side.

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Re: AR-15 test model I'm working with
« Reply #1 on: August 03, 2019, 12:49:19 AM »
It reminded me the hit maps in Q4:

https://modwiki.dhewm3.org/Texturing#q4-hit-maps

Perhaps source code from Q4 can help for your research.

Can you show the model?
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Re: AR-15 test model I'm working with
« Reply #2 on: August 09, 2019, 09:31:07 PM »
what specific you want to see of the model?  It's not my model, it's a really low poly test model I got from blenderartists.

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Re: AR-15 test model I'm working with
« Reply #3 on: August 11, 2019, 12:55:17 PM »
issue i'm having now is that the bullet doesn't have slowdown so i can't get the bullet to drop properly.  :)

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Re: AR-15 test model I'm working with
« Reply #4 on: August 12, 2019, 11:26:18 AM »
what specific you want to see of the model?

For better motivation, I suppose :)

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you're not to accurate

Are you used 'launchFromBarrel" feature and few animations with shaking gun for that purpose?

Thanks.

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Re: AR-15 test model I'm working with
« Reply #5 on: August 12, 2019, 01:59:23 PM »
Yes.  I modified the code to actuality fire from the direction barrel.  By default it would fire from the barrel at the player's view angle vs the direction of the barrel bone.
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            //dir = playerViewAxis[ 0 ] + playerViewAxis[ 2 ] * ( ang * idMath::Sin( spin ) ) - playerViewAxis[ 1 ] * ( ang * idMath::Cos( spin ) );
            //use actuatly angle from muzzle bone vs player for firing direction   THF 2019/6/1
            dir = muzzleAxis[0] + muzzleAxis[2] * (ang * idMath::Sin(spin)) - muzzleAxis[1] * (ang * idMath::Cos(spin));
just change the first commented out stuff on the weapon.cpp to the new code.  Surprisingly easy.  I've done tests too, and having different firing animations I can actually change direction of fire now.  Pretty cool.  :) 

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Re: AR-15 test model I'm working with
« Reply #6 on: August 12, 2019, 10:10:12 PM »
Rocket science :)

My old experiments with optical distortion (can be combined with gun model).
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Re: AR-15 test model I'm working with
« Reply #7 on: August 18, 2019, 05:37:07 PM »
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using a target_setinfluence to place the players view at a camera which follows an entity & an animated model is spawned at the point of the camera.