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Vort Energy Gloves

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Introduction

This tutorial will teach you how change the player hands to use Vortigaunt Energy Gloves, seen at the climax of Half-Life: Alyx. Make sure you have the latest SDK Tools.

Setup

Create a test room. Insert a info_hlvr_equip_player entity and check at least the following keys:

Key Value
Equip on Map Start
Grabbity Gloves

Insert a logic_playerproxy entity and, for this tutorial, set it's name to playerproxy.

Insert a logic_auto entity. In the outputs, add the following output:

My Output Target Entity Target Input Parameter Delay
OnNewGame playerproxy HapticPulseHands 0.00

HLA SDK Vort Energy Gloves Img3.png

Charging the gloves

Using an input

You can charge the gloves with a logic_relay or similar entity with the following output:

My Output Target Entity Target Input Parameter Delay
<output>  !player GiveVortEnergy 0.00

Using energy rings

HLA SDK Vort Energy Gloves Img2.png

Insert a point_vort_energy entity and rotate it accordingly. Make sure Start Enabled is checked:

Key Value
Equip on Map Start
Grabbity Gloves

If you want it to charge the glove only once, add the following output:

My Output Target Entity Target Input Parameter Delay
OnEnergyPulled  !self Disable 0.00

You can recharge the energy ring by using the following input:

My Output Target Entity Target Input Parameter Delay
<output> <entity_name> Enable 0.00

Finishing up

Compile and run your map, and you should have the Vortigaunt Energy Gloves and working Energy Rings.

You can download the example map here [[1]].

HLA SDK Vort Energy Gloves Img1.png