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Cant seem to get 2D collisions to work?

Discussion in '2D' started by aronomalley, Nov 8, 2018.

  1. aronomalley

    aronomalley

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    I am currently making an android 2D game with unity. I have everything down like the players movement, jumping and basic level design but for some strange reason for the life of me I cant get collision detection to work with my player character. To put it more simply, I have set up code in the script for when the player collides with a "Spike" sprite a message will be displayed to the debug window that simply says "Collided!". The script is put inside of my player sprite.

    Code (CSharp):
    1. private void onCollisionEnter2D(Collision2D collision)
    2.     {
    3.         if (collision.gameObject.tag.Equals ("spikes"))
    4.         {
    5.         Debug.Log("Collieded!");
    6.         }
    7.     }
    just for testing purposes to try and see what the exact problem is. But no matter how many times I make the player character hit into the spikes at full force I will not receive the message to the console log. If anyone has any suggestions I would be extremely grateful. Anymore code that needs to be provided please ask because I need this problem solved asap.
     
  2. vakabaka

    vakabaka

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    OnCollisionEnter2D
     
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  3. aronomalley

    aronomalley

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    Holy hell.

    Dude I'm such a dummy thank you, wish I saw this 2 hours earlier
     
  4. vakabaka

    vakabaka

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    Here in the forum this is the most common error for the not working collision. And at the beginn my scripts didn't worked too because of this :D