Is there a way to change the Center Position or focus of the camera?

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I would like to shift the camera position so that the player is not centered on the map. Is there a way to do this?
Thus far I have tried Galvs Camera Plugin but there does seem to be a option of shift the focused player camera.

Any ideas how to achieve ?
 

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depends on how you want the screen to look.
what should it be centered on or where should the player be?

I suggest you give a mockup picture of what you want, then we can tell you how to achieve that.
 

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depends on how you want the screen to look.
what should it be centered on or where should the player be?

I suggest you give a mockup picture of what you want, then we can tell you how to achieve that.


HI Andar, Please see attached images.
I want the camera to stay focused on the player but offset so you can see more map above the player as they move around.
 

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that has the disadvantage of seeing less of the map below, not every player will like that.

needs a custom plugin that changes the calculation of what part of the map is displayed, but should be easy to do.
 

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that has the disadvantage of seeing less of the map below, not every player will like that.

needs a custom plugin that changes the calculation of what part of the map is displayed, but should be easy to do.

When you say "easy" is there a plugin that could assist in this that you would recommend? I do not code very well. edited : ( I now assume you would have already told me if you knew of a plugin ) :)
 

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not to my knowledge.
but with easy I mean that someone with the knowledge should be able to write one quickly, and that means you have good chances of success if you request one such plugin.
 

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