Dreams Bugs šŸœ

With such a huge suite of creative tools, you may encounter occasional bugs in Dreams. Itā€™s really helpful for us to hear about them! If you discover an issue in Dreams, please check to see if anyone else has reported the issue before and if someone has, comment on it with your experiences. If not, post a new bug report here!

Hereā€™s some top tips to help us track down your bug as quickly as possible:

ā€¢ Give us a brief, clear summary of the bug. If necessary let us know what you think should be happening that isnā€™t.
ā€¢ Let us know the exact steps we need to follow to recreate your bug. For example -
ā€œLoad game > go to create mode > search for banana > stamp ā€œsuper cool bananaā€ > the banana didnā€™t load!"
ā€¢ If possible it really helps if you can include a screenshot or video of the problem.
ā€¢ Let us know the release version of the game ā€“ you can find this by having the Dreams icon highlighted on the Playstation homescreen, pressing ā€œoptionsā€ and then ā€œinformationā€. The bit we want is the Version number!

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  1. Screen size issue

    Iā€™m missing the edges of the screen in game, adding an adjustable screen size setting like in most games would help.

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  2. Keyframes for audio instrument effects are not working.

    Very simply put, my key frame transitions are simply not having any effect on the audio effects. You can see this in action here:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_V2pcB65BeM

    Uploaded it here for your perusal.

    https://indreams.me/element/oYMQXBjqfET

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  3. Intro sequence unable to break down the wall

    Hi,

    I've bought the game today, and came across the following bug, when the tutorial asks me to break down the wall of doubt the 4th brick bugs out and i am unable to progress, softlocking me.

    I have a link to the issue here: https://youtu.be/hjQD-JK1xqM

    I've tried this 5 times, reinstalled the game and used a different PSN account, and ensured I am up to date. I haven't a clue whats happening but the dreams website shows that I've played 5 creations, and im guessing all of them are the intro.

    Please advise, I am unable to play theā€¦

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    1 comment  ·  Tutorials  ·  Flag idea as inappropriateā€¦  ·  Admin →

    Hello EpicGuy012

    Sorry to hear that you having trouble with dreams.

    I have taken a look at the video and there are a few places where the boot flow is misbehaving.

    Would you be able to confirm if your playing dreams as a digital copy or were you running a disc copy?

    Also if you had to updated your firmware when you installed dreams or if you had the latest firmware when you started dreams?

    If it turns out you updated the PS4 system when you were installing dreams it might be related to the firmware installation.

    I would urge you to back up the save data for dreams and send it to us at the following email
    hello@mediamolecule.com

    The alternative idea is to try reinstalling your PS4 firmware. There is a guide here which covers the steps required to reinstall the PS4 firmware in safe mode.
    https://www.playstation.com/en-nz/get-help/help-library/system---hardware/system-software/safe-mode-initialise-ps4-reinstall-system-software/

    If youā€¦

  4. Puppet interface: double jump output should be boolean

    As far as I can tell it only outputs a 1 pulse, which other gadgets send as a boolean value.

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  5. Fog density slider increments at 0.25, and displays at 0.1

    This can look weird when incrementing. pressing "up" will change it like so: 0.00, 0.25, 0.50 0.75, 1.00...

    But it will appear to change like so: 0.0, 0.2, 0.5, 0.7, 1.0

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  6. Keyframe change not reverting to default after finished recording.

    I've tested this on default puppet. I'm not sure if this is only with the tweaks im using or if theres a larger keyframe change issue.

    To replicate:
    - Stamp in default puppet.
    - Open tweak menu at labels
    - add a keyframe
    - Record switching on two or more labels.
    - Exit out of recording.

    Everything past the first change will still be applied to the puppet.

    Edit; This looks like a visual bug only - when you enter play mode it reverts.

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  7. Puppet's auto look doesn't do anything for tags and labels

    I can't figure out how to get this feature to work. It looks at the imp just fine, but ignores all tags and labelled objects. Or perhaps the tooltip isn't clear?

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  8. Counters Autofill at Random.

    https://youtu.be/-TP3wEhVhCc

    Video link above to the issue. I am creating a card game. The game generates the deck and once done turns on the Hand generation logic to put the cards from the deck into your hand. This is controlled by a timer pulsing the + of the counter. As the cards get dealt the Hand Size variable rises and allows another card to be dealt to hand. The counter keeps track of this process and tells the logic when it's done.

    But, at random, sometimes turn 5 sometimes 27, the Counter will break and, it seems, ignore the factā€¦

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  9. Thumbs up icon missing check mark (after completing Dream)

    When finished a dream that has already been played, it shows the thumbs up button, but it is missing the check mark that shows up on game page over thumb, so I am never clear if I thumbed it already and end up unclicking it, as it is unclear if it is in on or off state.

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    1 comment  ·  Dreamiverse  ·  Flag idea as inappropriateā€¦  ·  Admin →

    Hi there, Dreamer!

    Thank you for reaching out about your issue. I was wondering if you could give me some more information about this as I currently cannot reproduce it.

    Has this happened multiple times? Does this only occur when the dream has been given a thumbs up already? Is this when you’re playing dreams in DreamSurfing?

    Thank you again,
    Monica C.

  10. Camera Pointer, missing option?

    Am I crazy, or did we used to be able to adjust the Camera Pointer gadget by pressing L1 + X and aiming it like a normal camera?

    It's been a while since I used this gadget, so I'm not 100% sure, but I feel like in Early Acces it was easy and intuitive. Just like the Camera Gadget.

    I definitely don't remember having to manually rotate the gadget, pointing the arrow, and going into Play Mode to see if the angle is okay.

    Can't find any other topics on Camera Pointers, but I think this might be a bug.

    ā€¦

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  11. Ran into perpetual bokeh loop in homespace (interfered with editing / gameplay)

    So I love the transparent cube, and was decorating my homespace with it. However, I even put my homespace INSIDE of a transparent cube (which broke physics and made Connie catch on fire with R2 lol) but thats not the main issue..

    I ended up putting a character way out in space, on top of one of the cubes, with the hope of spawning out there. However, once I realized the issue with the cube, I started deleting them so I can organize it differently...

    This led to a perpetual loop of bokeh particles every second, both in editor andā€¦

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  12. Second tutorial not available after completing first

    I completed part 1/4 of the first tutorial using DS4. I accidentally restarted part 1/4 rather than starting part 2/4 so I early exited part 1/4. I then completed the remaining parts 2/4, 3/4, and 4/4. But in order to automatically be presented with the option of starting the second tutorial I actually had to recomplete that redo of part 1/4 from which I had earlier exited. Once redone I was presented the option of starting the second tutorial.

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  13. cannot progress imp quests because of spawn issue

    Can not progress in my imp quests because i built something over a spawn area for one of the gift looking things. i can kind of see it sticking out of a wall but it wont register when i jump around it. i cant edit my home space either because im forced to take this quest which i cant complete... so im stuck. please help.

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  14. Where is the grab point in show/hide menu

    In the Make your item fit for a queen video tutorial, I saw that it says to Turn on Grab point in the show/hide menu. Itā€™s not in the menu.

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    2 comments  ·  Create Mode  ·  Flag idea as inappropriateā€¦  ·  Admin →

    Hello POWDER-001,

    Thanks for your post.

    So setting grab points is only present when creating elements. This option wont appear in the palette if your in a scene.

    If your still not seeing the grab point option in when ctreating an element, you need to save the element first before you can set the elements grab point.

    Let us know if this information helps.

    Cheers,
    Mark M

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  16. "pulse on OFF" triggers when respawning

    In a puppet's logic - a puppet with 'die > respawn' wired up:


    • Connect a counter (count of 1) to a signal manipulator.

    • Set the signal manipulator to 'pulse on OFF'.

    • Wire the signal manipulator to a sound effect set to play once.

    Then, run off an edge to die and respawn. The sound plays.

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  17. "There was a error editing the collaborators" when sending Cocoas Adventure to PuddyDoke. Dr_WhoData owner.Happens on some scenes too.

    this also happens on The Swamp part 3, The Swamp part 2 when sending to Bella_Ires and Snowballs Imprisonment The Swamp part 2.5 when sending to PuddyDoke. The error says There was a error editing the collaberators. the error pops up right after it askes are you sure you want to invite this individual? I sent a screen shot to Keven/HeartFactory-KW on his psn.

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  18. Imp Quests and trophies donā€™t unlock for player 2 (Artā€™s Dream)

    My husband and I played Artā€™s Dream together, we were in his profile but I was also logged in and we were online. A bunch of trophies and imp quests were completed for him. When I logged in later by myself those had not unlocked for me, although my progress in Artā€™s Dream was saved and I did get the prize bubbles weā€™d collected together.

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  19. Have to start some tutorials all over again since last update.

    Since the latest update, some but not all of my in-game tutorials have reset so I can't remember where I was at with them as it has been a while since I last watched them. For the ones I am certain I have done but am only half though it looks like I will have to start them over again to get to where I was.

     It seems like a bug to me because it's not all of them. Only some. Like with my paint one it says fully complete which is true. With another, it says half complete which
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  20. Painterly textbox texture darkens with alpha

    I would expect the more transparent parts of the fleck to simply show what's beyond in the scene. But they seem to darken the pixels beyond.

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