Gameplay abilities - setup

I’d like to try out the gameplay abilities system. I realize it’s still experimental and under heavy development, but I was wondering if anyone had a few quick tips for getting started.

Even a quick “1-2-3” of how to add it to the project, give a character an ability, and trigger it would be really helpful!



To anyone else with questions, the following forum thread has some tips:

And this thread has info on setting up the GameplayAbilities module:

Sorry to necrobump this, but as this is the top search result on Google regarding how to use the GameplayAbilities module, there is a more up-to-date (Feburary 2017; Unreal Engine version 4.15) tutorial here: