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[[file:jump ready.png|thumb|The Jump Button and map coordinates]]
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The Jump Button is how you move around [[The Map and Game World]] in The Infinite Black.
 
The Jump Button is how you move around [[The Map and Game World]] in The Infinite Black.
  
After selecting a sector on the map, players can press Go! to move towards it.
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After selecting a sector on the map, players can '''tap''' Go! to move towards that location.
  
 
On the Android Client, the Jump Button is color-coded to give feedback about its current state.
 
On the Android Client, the Jump Button is color-coded to give feedback about its current state.
* Light Blue - Jump Ready - you are free to jump to a new sector
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* '''Light Blue''' - Jump Ready - you are free to jump to a new sector
* Dark Blue - Jump has initiated, but movement is on cooldown.  No new sector is selected.  
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* '''Dark Blue''' - Jump has initiated, but movement is on cooldown.  No new sector is selected.  
* Yellow - Go! - A sector on the map is selected, and you are free to start jumping to it.
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* '''Yellow''' - Go! - A sector on the map is selected, and you are free to start jumping to it.
* Dark Yellow - Jump has initiated, but movement is on cooldown.  A distant sector waypoint is selected.
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* '''Dark Yellow''' - Jump has initiated, but movement is on cooldown.  A distant sector waypoint is selected.
* Purple - [[Follow]] Mode - by [[long-pressing]] on an enemy, you can initiate Follow Mode which lets you auto-follow the target around as it moves.
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* '''Purple''' - [[Follow]] Mode - by [[long-pressing]] on an enemy, you can initiate Follow Mode which lets you auto-follow the target around as it moves.
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On the Android Client players can also set WayPoints by '''long-pressing''' on the Jump Button.  An interface will appear where players can:
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* Select an existing WayPoint location
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** Earth (40/40) is pre-set
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* Mark and Name the current sector as a WayPoint
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* Create a New Waypoint for another location

Latest revision as of 12:01, 14 November 2014

The Jump Button and map coordinates

The Jump Button is how you move around The Map and Game World in The Infinite Black.

After selecting a sector on the map, players can tap Go! to move towards that location.

On the Android Client, the Jump Button is color-coded to give feedback about its current state.

  • Light Blue - Jump Ready - you are free to jump to a new sector
  • Dark Blue - Jump has initiated, but movement is on cooldown. No new sector is selected.
  • Yellow - Go! - A sector on the map is selected, and you are free to start jumping to it.
  • Dark Yellow - Jump has initiated, but movement is on cooldown. A distant sector waypoint is selected.
  • Purple - Follow Mode - by long-pressing on an enemy, you can initiate Follow Mode which lets you auto-follow the target around as it moves.

On the Android Client players can also set WayPoints by long-pressing on the Jump Button. An interface will appear where players can:

  • Select an existing WayPoint location
    • Earth (40/40) is pre-set
  • Mark and Name the current sector as a WayPoint
  • Create a New Waypoint for another location