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Offline Zonekiller

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trying to put Names above your head
« on: 20 Nov 2009, 18:09:57 »
Im looking for a script or a way to put names above the heads of players
i have seen a mission with this in it

does anyone know how to or of a script that may do this


Thanks
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Offline LurchiDerLurch

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Re: trying to put Names above your head
« Reply #1 on: 20 Nov 2009, 23:40:49 »
I scripted something like name tags ... isn't perfect however and everything else than final  :P

but an idea ^^

http://www.ofpec.com/forum/index.php?topic=34053.0

and a video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ho91VHYFgnc

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Re: trying to put Names above your head
« Reply #2 on: 21 Nov 2009, 00:25:58 »

Thanks Lurch

its just what i want but the link does not work

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Re: trying to put Names above your head
« Reply #3 on: 21 Nov 2009, 12:15:40 »
sorry heres the new link

http://www.file-upload.net/download-2025938/InGameNameTags_0-2e1.Intro.zip.html

hm... maybe I find the time to finish it...  :scratch:

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Re: trying to put Names above your head
« Reply #4 on: 23 Nov 2009, 02:22:35 »
Thanks i will look into it

what would be realy good is if you could make names out of partical effects

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Re: trying to put Names above your head
« Reply #5 on: 04 Dec 2009, 05:29:51 »
I'm sure it's possible if your committed to doing the math to figure the initial placement of each particle and the adjustment of timing it right. But Dialogues are much easier for something like this i would think, unless you want to form a name and then have it dissipate like falling fireworks.