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RikRoy

Member Since 09 Feb 2014
Offline Last Active Mar 16 2017 10:59 AM
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In Topic: Javascript Is/If Collision Functions (My Functions)

15 March 2017 - 06:11 AM

First, it is a bit confusing whether x1, y1, x2, y2  are  the  and Y components of center of the object or of its upper-left corner. Also if the w1, h1, w2, h2 are absolute co-ordinates or are the length from the upper-left corner as different platforms and programmers prefer to use them in different ways. So, you should mention that in your further tutorials

 

Next up, the function are a bit defective I think because the if conditions are not satisfied unless the first object is halfway through the second object (I may have misinterpreted it and in that case, please correct me). I think a better version of the code would be:

function collisionDown(x1,y1,w1,h1,x2,y2,w2,h2){ //Only for objects2 below object1
if( ((x1+w1)>x2) && (x1<(x2+w2)) && ((y1+h1)>y2) && (y1<y2) ){
return true;
}else{
return false;
}
}

function collisionRight(x1,y1,w1,h1,x2,y2,w2,h2){ //Only for objects2 on right of object1
if( ((y1+h1)>y2) && (y1<(y2+h2)) && ((x1+w1)>x2) && (x1<x2) ){
return true;
}else{
return false;
}
}

where x1, y1, x2, y2 are upper-left co-ordinates of the objects and w1, h1, w2, h2 are the relative heights and widths, that is the distance of the bottom right point to the top-left point

 

if there are any mistakes in my code, please point out. I've come back in the game after very long. Please forgive any mistakes

 

and

 

no offense!

 

Cheerio


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