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    Just set up an "interactive item" blueprint and then make all of your actual objects be children of that, so then you cast to the childwhen the player has looked at it and all the rules for what it should do are just handled on the child blueprint but the actual look at event is handled by the parent.

    Check out the VR template and it has a look at to interact blueprint in there that you should be able to modify for your needs.

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    Originally posted by ZoltanJr View Post
    Blueprint interface? If you look in the content examples ->physics and check out I think the player controller they have different effects depending on what the hit object is. I used a tweaked version of this to cast to blueprint components for a project I worked on but im sure there is a better method for handling it in more recent versions of Unreal.
    Well by interaction, I just mean that different things happen depending on the item, like the player can look at an item and have something different happen. (I have blueprint actors placed around the map)
    Last edited by Jamendxman3; 06-18-2015, 12:17 AM.

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    Blueprint interface? If you look in the content examples ->physics and check out I think the player controller they have different effects depending on what the hit object is. I used a tweaked version of this to cast to blueprint components for a project I worked on but im sure there is a better method for handling it in more recent versions of Unreal.

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    Can I 'switch on actor hit' from line trace?

    Hello everyone, I am working on a game that will have a lot of interaction, I am doing a per frame line trace from my character, and am wondering what the best method is to do a certain action based on which item is hit, can anyone help?
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