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Hello, I am trying to make a first person shooter demo. The problem is that how I can give the weapon a nice motion effect as the player moves like in Quake or HL? Thanks.

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have an increment that goes between 0 and 2PI. Add the sine of this to the camera''s height value.

//for each step
stepInc += .15;
if (stepInc >= TWOPI)
stepInc -= TWOPI;
cameraY += sin(stepInc)*offset;

just remember to reset the cameraY to the normal offset, like the head position.

Hope that helped!

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Well, some people like to have the Idle Animation inside the model file. So, say frames 0 - 20 are for being Idle. This is the way Quake 2 does it. Now just animate the model.

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