Compass / facing?

KeybounceKeybounce Posts: 421 ✭✭✭
in General Questions #1 latest comment 18 February, 2020, 07:11 pm.

Sometimes my game will show my actual facing, like a compass; sometimes it will not.


I cannot figure out what makes this work/not work.


Anyone? Help?

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  • LucoireLucoire Posts: 984 ✭✭✭✭✭
    #211 February, 2020, 08:36 pm.

    That's determined by the "Map Camera Idle" option in the settings

  • BormacskaBormacska Posts: 1,084 ✭✭✭✭✭
    #311 February, 2020, 10:18 pm.

    turning off "map camera idle" allows you to go in and come out of trace, inns, GH, fortress facing the same direction. "map camera idle " on will always spin your compass to point north.

  • KeybounceKeybounce Posts: 421 ✭✭✭
    edited February 14 #414 February, 2020, 02:42 am.

    Nope. Right now, I can toggle map camera idle on or off, and it is still at the same fixed angle.


    Earlier today, it was moving as I moved.

    Now it is fixed (non-rotating).

    Changing this setting isn't doing anything as far as I can tell.


    What else might be causing this?

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  • LucoireLucoire Posts: 984 ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited February 14 #514 February, 2020, 08:36 am.

    The gyroscope/gps of your phone might be glitchy - as that's how the game determines "facing"

  • KeybounceKeybounce Posts: 421 ✭✭✭
    #618 February, 2020, 07:11 pm.

    So while I don't know the cause of it, and it can "happen" without any changes in the settings (working fine in the park, drive home, it becomes fixed/non rotating), I have learned that a full shutdown and restart at least brings it back to working.


    As in, go to the list of apps, and explicitly close down the old copy.

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