Lumberyard
User Guide (Version 1.16)

Setting Navigation Exclusion Areas

If you don't want an AI agent to navigate through certain areas, you can set exclusion areas within the navigation mesh, as follows:

Exclusion areas are colored red. Besides exclusion areas, AI agents cannot navigate through walls, objects, and the terrain itself.

To set a navigation exclusion area

  1. In your level, select a navigation area.

  2. In the Rollup Bar, click AI, Navigation Area.

  3. Under NavigationArea Params, select the Exclusion check box.

  4. In your level, click to position the desired exclusion area.

  5. Double-click to complete defining the exclusion area shape.