Really Frustrated: Changing Scene Issues

crazycowcrazycow Member Posts: 21
edited November -1 in Working with GS (Mac)
In a car chase game I made, if you hit another car you obviously die and it changes scenes to the 'GAME OVER' page. Earlier I decided to re-design this page. When I was done i deleted the old scenes and changed all the behaviours saying 'when destroyed, change scene to carchasedeathscene(oldscene)' to 'when destroyed, change scene to carchaseendscene(newscene)'. Really frustratingly, it just doesn't change scene anymore! Please help me, Thanks.

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  • SlickZeroSlickZero Houston, TexasMember, Sous Chef Posts: 2,870
    Did you make sure that the new scene is spelled exactly the same as it is in your change scene script?
  • crazycowcrazycow Member Posts: 21
    I checked it from the list of scenes when you choose the scene to change too.
  • 3d103d10 Member Posts: 471
    Delete those actors and make new ones.THis is what i did when my scenes were changing wrong.
  • YodapolloYodapollo Inactive Posts: 447
    @crazycow

    I haven't seen this issue come up, and most of the time relates to spelling as @SlickZero mentioned. If that isn't the issue, please feel free to send a report to BUGS at GameSalad dot com.

    Also, I edited the thread title to more accurately reflect the subject of the thread. The original title didn't really help.

    --Yodapollo
  • SlickZeroSlickZero Houston, TexasMember, Sous Chef Posts: 2,870
    Ahh, sorry. I'm still in attribute mode. So does it just stay in the same scene when the car is destroyed?

    And maybe try making another scene and see if it will go to that one. If it doesn't go, then I'd bet that something got jinxed in the behavior changes.
  • crazycowcrazycow Member Posts: 21
    Yeah, the car explodes and then nothing happens. I'm a little bit busy at the time being, I'll have a look again later. Thanks everybody, but if anyone has any other suggestions to my problem, please say.
  • old_kipperold_kipper Member Posts: 1,420
    Maybe that the instances of actors in the scene still have the old rules in?
  • crazycowcrazycow Member Posts: 21
    What do you mean? I'm still a bit of a GS newbie.
  • SlickZeroSlickZero Houston, TexasMember, Sous Chef Posts: 2,870
    old_kipper said:
    Maybe that the instances of actors in the scene still have the old rules in?

    I bet that's it. crazycow, did you delete and replace the actors on the stage after you made the behavior changes? If the instances on the stage have been unlocked, they wont reflect the behavior changes you make to actors in the library.
  • crazycowcrazycow Member Posts: 21
    Okay.. And what's the solution though?
  • SlickZeroSlickZero Houston, TexasMember, Sous Chef Posts: 2,870
    Delete the actors on the stage that have the behaviors to change scene, and replace them with the actors from the library with the new behaviors in it.
  • crazycowcrazycow Member Posts: 21
    BINGO! Thank you everybody.
  • SlickZeroSlickZero Houston, TexasMember, Sous Chef Posts: 2,870
    Glad you got it fixed. old_kipper gets the credit!
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