An equipment slot is a widget element for equipping an item to (for example, a sword or shield). The player can equip an item to the slot if the item has been configured as equippable in the Item Editor and it includes a valid tag listed for that equipment slot in the Stats Editor.
|Element ID||ID for the equipment slot. This ID must be unique amongst other elements within the same widget. It is currently auto-generated but will be editable in a future update.|
|Equipment Slot ID||ID that will determine which items can be equipped to this slot. A particular slot ID will only allow items that include a tag listed for that slot in the “Equipment” section of the Stats Editor. For example, the “head” slot will only accept an item tagged with “helmet” (e.g. an iron helmet).|
You can access certain properties of an equipment slot from a script by simply referencing the parent widget and the element by their unique IDs. See below for examples of retrieving the slot's item. In this case, we are assuming that the slot currently contains an item, the widget has an ID of “test”, and the equipment slot has an ID of “0001”. If the slot is empty, its “item” property will be null.
Retrieving the item data for an equipment slot:
$item_id = widget["test"].element["0001"].item.id; $item_count = widget["test"].element["0001"].item.count;
Checking if an item exists in an equipment slot:
if widget["test"].element["0001"].item == null then display_message("There isn't an item in this slot."); end;