How do I navigate through timeline?
You've got multiple way of selecting a specific frame.
- Click on the timeline panel the desired column
- Click on the position visualisation on top right
- Use the left/right key
What does ShiftX / ShiftY means? What is X / Y?
The SFV engine has two main ways of moving a character: 1) by using forces (gravity, impulse) 2) using position shifts. On the top right, you can see all shift categories. The main ones are:
- Shift: correspond to local shift described frame by frame
- HitboxShift: correspond
- Use the left/right key [NOT IMPLEMENTED YET]
How do I know which hurtbox has which property?
You can select each box by clicking on the timeline element. I know it's not ultra convenient but it works.
What does those icon means in the hit/hurtbox timeline?
Projectile: ★. Strike: 🤜. Throw: 🖐.
There are things I still don't understand.
The SFV engine is complex, not much I can do without going in full details. Please don't hesitate to ping me on twitter or on reddit.