Howard Matthews (howiem)
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Jun 13 2017

Howard Matthews (howiem) added a comment to T51302: "Boid" Force field does nothing; should be removed.

OK: I've finally found some time to write some better documentation for this, but it'd be useful to check if this is correct. It seems:

Jun 13 2017, 9:08 AM · Physics, BF Blender

Apr 30 2017

Howard Matthews (howiem) added a comment to T51302: "Boid" Force field does nothing; should be removed.

Thought: perhaps renaming it to Boid Goal/Avoid field would help.

Apr 30 2017, 12:25 PM · Physics, BF Blender
Howard Matthews (howiem) added a comment to T51302: "Boid" Force field does nothing; should be removed.

Crikey, just had a quick play—thanks Ronan!—and this is a hugely valuable feature. As he says, it lets you animate between Goals rather than moving the Goals (which produces a different effect). The lack of docs is the killer—the fact the strength needs to be negative for Goal use means it's even more unlikely folks will just stumble across its functionality.

Apr 30 2017, 12:10 PM · Physics, BF Blender

Apr 28 2017

Howard Matthews (howiem) added a comment to T51302: "Boid" Force field does nothing; should be removed.

Might have some weird boid uses as seen here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kyrhDTmPUAc

Apr 28 2017, 9:09 AM · Physics, BF Blender

Apr 24 2017

Howard Matthews (howiem) created T51302: "Boid" Force field does nothing; should be removed.
Apr 24 2017, 5:57 AM · Physics, BF Blender

Apr 22 2017

Howard Matthews (howiem) created T51289: Particle System UI issue/annoyance: setting Start later than End should increase End if necessary, rather than capping it.
Apr 22 2017, 3:01 PM · Quick Hacks, User Interface, BF Blender