What do the layers mean?


example: @CHARACTER walks to spot X in zone 2 at layer 2
– something like that. ^^ what does the layer mean?


(that code is incorrect, I think you mean @CHARACTER spot % x y in zone # at layer #)

Anyways, layers are what places characters and overlays in front or behind one another. The higher the layer number, the more in front they will be. So a character at layer 5 will be in front of a character at layer 3.

To add layers, you can use the code I mentioned above or this code: @CHARACTER moves to layer #
Layer numbers are infinite, so you can have a character/overlay at layer 76 or at layer -55


Moved to Directing Help & Tips as that’s where scripting questions live! :v:t2:


thank you!


oh and one last question, can a layer be behind a character?


Do you mean an overlay?


here’s how to layer. hope this resolves your problem.


ah yes yes, i mean overlay… hehe


thank you~


an overlay can be behind a character IF you layer it


Here are the 2 ways to layer overlays. You just need to make sure the overlay layer is lower than the character layer if you want the overlay to be behind the character.


thank you


ah i see, thanks!


Do you feel like you got an answer to your question? :slight_smile:


yes, i finally understood the layers. :slight_smile: thanks


Happy this got resolved! Closing :slight_smile: