User Guide (Version 1.13)

Script Canvas Basic Sample

This feature is in preview release and is subject to change.

The Script Canvas Basic Sample contains a collection of five Script Canvas scripts that demonstrate the following gameplay functions:

  • Basic player controller

  • Ballistic projectile

  • Door that opens based on a trigger volume

  • Light that toggles based on a trigger volume

  • Flickering light

To see the Script Canvas graphs

  1. In Lumberyard Editor, choose Tools, Script Canvas.

  2. In Script Canvas, choose File, Open.

  3. Navigate to the lumberyard_version\dev\SamplesProject\Levels\Samples\ScriptCanvas_Sample\ScriptCanvas_Basic_Sample\ScriptCanvas directory.

  4. Open one of the Script Canvas scripts:

    • doortriggerarea.scriptcanvas

    • flickerlight.scriptcanvas

    • lumbertankcontrols.scriptcanvas

    • projectile.scriptcanvas

    • togglelight.scriptcanvas

To play the game

Do the following:

  • To start the level, press Ctrl+G.

  • To control the tank, do the following:

    • To move forward and backward, press the W and S keys, respectively.

    • To turn left and right, press the A and D keys, respectively.

    • To control the camera, move the mouse pointer.

    • To fire the tank's gun, use the left mouse button.

  • To open the door, drive up to it or shoot it.

  • To turn off the light, drive up to the light.

  • To turn the light on, drive away from the light.

  • To exit the level, press Esc.