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After the game over screen appears you have two buttons. One goes to main menu, Another restarts the game.

This is my GUI Scene
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What Scene looks like with gameover menu
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Everything is hidden so _ready shows the MainMenu

onready var MainMenu
onready var Overlay
onready var PlayPause
onready var GameVars
var gamestart = true

func _ready():

func gamestart():
    if (gamestart == true):
        MainMenu = get_node("/root/Main/GUI/MainMenu")
        Overlay = get_node("/root/Main/GUI/Overlay")
        get_tree().paused = true
    elif(gamestart == false):
        PlayPause = get_node("/root/Main/GUI/Pause/PausePlay")
        GameVars = get_node("/root/Main/GUI/Game")
        get_tree().paused = false

The on ready works fine. It shows the nodes perfectly. Everything works fine on first run. However when i activate the button pressed code:

func _on_Restart_button_down():
    global.gamestart = false
    global.score = 0
    global.lives = 3

func _on_MainMenu_button_down():
    global.gamestart = true
    global.score = 0
    global.lives = 3

So hit restart or Return to main menu, It refreshes the scene. But seems to ignore the $node.show() or hides?

What am i doing wrong?

Why after get_tree().reload_current_scene() Does it seem to ignore trying to show() nodes? Thank you.

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Have you tried moving the get_tree().reload_current_scene() to be the last line in those functions? I'm not sure, but perhaps calling reload_current_scene stops execution (i.e. doesn't return) since the node the script is attached to doesn't exist any more when the scene is reloaded.

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