How do I get a bullet to shoot to a mobile joystick position in Unity?

Discussion in 'Game Development (Technical)' started by Cubee01, Feb 21, 2017.

  1. Cubee01

    Cubee01 New Member

    Feb 13, 2017
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    I am working on a 2D platformer and I am adding mobile controls. I am trying to get the player to shoot when you touch and move the joystick.

    I tried to change all of the Input to CrossPlatformInputManger but when I use the joystick nothing happens.

    Please any sugggestions will be helpful! Thanks!!!!

    Here is what is in the update method

    void Update () {
    if (fireRate == 0)
    if (CrossPlatformInputManager.GetButtonDown("Fire1"))
    if (CrossPlatformInputManager.GetButton ("Fire1") && Time.time > timeToFire)
    timeToFire = Time.time + 1 / fireRate;

    and the Shoot method

    void Shoot ()
    Vector2 joyStickPosition = new Vector2(Camera.main.ScreenToWorldPoint(CrossPlatformInputManager.mousePosition).x, Camera.main.ScreenToWorldPoint(CrossPlatformInputManager.mousePosition).y);
    Vector2 firePointPosition = new Vector2 (firePoint.position.x, firePoint.position.y);
    RaycastHit2D hit = Physics2D.Raycast (firePointPosition, joyStickPosition-firePointPosition, 100, whatToHit);

    Debug.DrawLine(firePointPosition, (joyStickPosition - firePointPosition)*100, Color.cyan);
    if (hit.collider != null)
    Debug.DrawLine(firePointPosition, hit.point,;
    Enemy enemy = hit.collider.GetComponent<Enemy>();
    if (enemy != null)
    //Debug.Log("We hit " + + "and did " + Damage + "damage");

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