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getAimTarget(actoropt) → {ActorRef}

Gets the actor that the given actor is aiming at.

Player-controllable actors can "aim" at another actor. The aim is an imaginary ray that shoots from the player in the direction they are looking. The first actor that is hit by this ray is called the "aim target actor".

In first and third-person view, the aim ray is aligned with the camera and the circular reticle that's at the center of the screen, so the aim target is the actor that's under the reticle.

In isometric mode, the aim ray starts near the player and shoots in the direction of the mouse cursor, and the target is the first actor on that math. It is NOT the actor under the mouse cursor! It may just seem that way because the mouse cursor determines the direction the player is facing, and the aim ray uses that direction.

If the player is not currently aiming at any actor, returns null.

Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
actor ActorRef <optional>
The actor whose target is to be retrieved. If omitted, defaults to the current actor.
Returns:
The actor being targeted, or null if none.
Type
ActorRef

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