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Abilities
Abilities allow the character to perform actions such as attacks, casting spells, crafting, and gathering.

Properties

All types abilities share a common set of properties, listed in the table below.
Name
Description
Require Out Of Combat
If true, the character must not be in combat to cast the ability.
Require Stealth
If true, the character must be in stealth mode to cast the ability.
Weapon Affinity Names
A list of Weapon Skills. The character must have a weapon equipped that matches the type of at least one of the skill to cast the ability.
Holdable Object List
A list of PrefabProfiles that contain links to GameObjects that will be held while the ability is being cast. Holdable Object Name The name of a PrefabProfile that contains a link to a GameObject. Use Universal Attachment If true, attachment points from the PrefabProfile will be ignored, and the universal attachment in the Attachment Name field will be used. Attachment Name The Node Name field from one of the Attachment Point Nodes in an Attachment Profile.
Ability Prefab Source
An enumeration that defines what sources will be used for holdable objects. Both Holdable objects defined directly in the ability, and defined in the weapon will be spawned. Ability Only holdable objects defined in the ability will be spawned Weapon Only holdable objects defined in the weapon will be spawned.
Animator Create Prefabs
If true, holdable objects will be created in response to animation events, and not created automatically by the ability manager when the cast starts.
Prefab Destroy Delay
The amount of time, in seconds, that holdable objects should persists past the end of the ability cast before being destroyed.
Animation Clip
A link to an animation clip that the character will perform while casting.
Animation Profile Name
The name of an Animation Profile that contains a list of Cast Clips or Attack Clips (only for Animated Abilties) that will be performed while the ability is casting.
Use Unit Cast Animations
If true, the ability will use the Cast Clips or Attack Clips currently active for the character, instead of the clips defined in the ability.
Animation Hit Audio Profile Name
If the animation has Hit events while it is playing, this Audio Profile will be played in response to those events.
Casting Audio Clip
An audio clip to play while the ability is casting.
Casting Audio Profile Name
An Audio Profile to play while the ability is casting.
Required Level
The level the character must be to learn the ability.
Character Class Requirements
A list of Character Classes. The character must be one of the classes to learn the ability.
Class Specialization Requirements
A list of Class Specializations. The character must be one of the specializations to learn the ability.
Useable Without Learning
If true, the ability can be cast without learning it. This is useful for teleport abilities that will be cast on interaction with a Teleport Interactable Option.
Auto Add To Bars
If true, when learned, the ability will be automatically added to the action bars in the UI if there is room.
Can Simultaneous Cast
If true, this ability can be cast while another ability cast is in progress.
Can Cast While Moving
If true, the ability can be cast while the character is in motion.
Ignore Global Cooldown
This spell can be cast while the global cooldown is active.
Power Resource Name
The name of a Power Resource that will be spent to cast the ability.
Base Resource Cost
The base amount of the Power Resource that will be spent to cast the ability. This amount is not scaled by level.
Resource Cost Per Level
The amount of the Power Resource that will be spent to cast the ability. This amount is multiplied by the character level.
Spend Delay
The time delay (in seconds) before the Power Resource is spent when the ability is cast.
Generate Power Resource Name
The name of a Power Resource that should be gained when the ability hits the target.
Base Resource Gain
The base amount of the Power Resource that will be gained. This amount is not scaled by level.
Resource Gain Per Level
The amount of the Power Resource that will be gained. This amount is multiplied by the character level.
Use Speed Multipliers
If true, after the cast time is calculated, it will be affected by the Speed secondary stat.
Use Animation Cast Time
If true, the cast time is based on the length of the animation played while casting.
Ability Casting Time
If Use Animation Cast Time is false, this value will be used for the cast time.
Ability Cool Down
The cooldown time, in seconds, before the ability can be cast again.
Cool Down On Cast
If true, the cooldown will be initiated at the start of the cast, instead of the end of the cast, which is the default.
Use Ability Effect Targetting
If true, the Target Options of the ability will be overridden by the Target Options of the first Ability Effect.
Target Options
A list of Target Options.
Inline Ability Effects
A list of Ability Effects, defined directly, to cast when the ability casting is complete.
Ability Effect Names
A list of Ability Effects to cast when the ability casting is complete.
Tick Rate
This is the number of seconds between ticks, when Channeled Ability Effects will be cast while the ability is casting.
Inline Channeling Effects
A list of Channeled Ability Effects, defined directly, to cast while channeling the ability.
Channeled Ability Effectnames
A list of names of Channeled Ability Effects to cast while channeling the ability.

Target Options

Target options control which targets will be considered valid targets for the purpose of determining if the ability can be cast on the target.
Name
Description
Require Target
If true, the character must have a target selected.
Require Line Of Sight
The caster requires a clear line of sight to the target.
Require Live Target
The target must be alive.
Require Dead Target
The target must be dead.
Can Cast On Self
The ability can be cast on the caster.
Can Cast On Others
The ability can be cast on targets other than the caster.
Can Cast On Enemy
The ability can be cast on targets the caster has a hostile Faction relationship with.
Can Cast On Neutral
The ability can be cast on targets the caster has a neutral Faction relationship with.
Can Cast On Friendly
The ability can be cast on targets the caster has a friendly Faction relationship with.
Auto Self Cast
If true, and the caster does not have a target, the ability will automatically choose the caster as the target.
Unit Type Restrictions
A list of valid Unit Types the ability can be cast on.
Use Melee Range
If true, the ability can only be cast on a target when that target is in the casters hit box.
Max Range
If Use Melee Range is false, the ability will have a maximum range of this value.
Require Facing Target
If true, the target must be in front of the caster.
Max Angle
The maximum angle to the left or right the target can be located at.
Require Behind Target
If true, the caster must be behind the target.
Require Ground Target
If true, this ability will be cast on the ground, and not on a target.
Ground Target Color
The color that will be used to tint the ground target casting circle.
Ground Target Radius
The radius that will be used for displaying the ground target casting circle.

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