How do I put a character in a certain spot in the begining of the scene?
You’d need to use spot directing.
@CHARACTER stands screen center/right/left and CHARACTER faces left/right
Or with spot directing:
@CHARACTER spot X Y and CHARACTER faces left/right
Check out this amazing guide on spot directing:
From there, you get:
@JOHN spot 1.280 200 0 in zone 2 at layer 1
For having a character stand at a position in the scene without using spot directing, can try: