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Friday, May 18th 2001
Third-Person Game Cameras
03:44 PM
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Ask MidNight, flipCode's game development question and answer column, has been updated with a response to a question on adding cameras to a third-person game, submitted by Håkon Anders Myhra. Here's a clip from the question:

" I'm trying to write a 3rd person game and i'm using a Quake 2 style engine. My problem is to have the camera follow my actor properly. I want the camera to move like in Zelda (N64) or Tomb raider (PC) etc. I've tried different thing, but i can't get the coding right... "

View Paul Nettle's response over here.
 
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