+4 votes

Hello, maybe someone can give some tips about how to make camera movement (rotation) around object?
thank you!

in Engine by (108 points)

5 Answers

+2 votes

The simplest way is using the animation player.

  1. set camera as child from object
  2. set in camera inspector the property Current to on
  3. then rotate the object with animation player

Don't get sick!! :-)

by (685 points)

thank you, I think I was not clear by saying rotate camera around object. I want to say make rotation with mouse movement something like 3rd person games. I'm so sorry for this "clear" question.

+1 vote

Than look at this git project from Calinou.


by (685 points)
+1 vote

...or you can start with this Godot 3rd Person Controller

and edit the script so that the mouse will be rotating with the character

by (450 points)
0 votes

thank you guys!

by (108 points)
0 votes

I had the same problem, having a Canvas Layer as root node turned out to be the issue. Changing the root node to an Area2D solved it.

by (14 points)
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