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Question physics question about springy cushions and vertices!

Discussion in 'Physics' started by itisemtea, Oct 3, 2023.

  1. itisemtea


    Mar 29, 2020
    hi! i have these cloud objects that the player can come into contact with and currently they are rock hard like they are made out of stone, and i would like them to be soft and cushiony, like a cloud! my idea is that the vertices could bend in slightly and slow the player's movement incrementally until stopping? and then return to position after the player leaves! i was wondering if anyone had any ideas or simple solutions that don't require too much programming because i'm a novice. thank you for any help! <3 image_2023-10-03_093237226.png

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  2. Edy


    Jun 3, 2010
    Most likely that can be done with the contact modification event:

    In summary, you subscribe to an event that is invoked for each contact pair in collisions. You can then modify the results of that collision by modifying the corresponding ModifiableContactPair.

    I don't know the exact way to modify the contact pairs to produce the expected results, but I'm pretty sure that if there's a way to do it, it is using this method.

    EDIT: There's some discussion and examples on this in this forum thread.