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Can SwiftUI environment objects be accessed within SpriteKit Scene?

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I tried accessing a SwiftUI environment object (that is available to regular SwiftUI views) from within Spritekit, but I am unable to access it. I always get an error indicating that the Environment Object is not available, but I have clearly loaded it before coming to the view containing the Spritekit scene. Can this even be accomplished?

class PlayerScene: SKScene { @EnvironmentObject var usersContainer: UsersContainer //container class with currently logged in users

override func didMove(to view: SKView) {
    for u in usersContainer.users{ //users is an array containing user objects
        let r = u.name //does not work
    }
}
}

   

I was able to make it work by changing it to an ObservedObject instead of an EnvironmentObject within SpriteKit

   

I am having the same problem. Can you give me example code that shows how you got it to work?

   

Yes, more code, please, @sri-dor. I've tried changing @Environment to @ObservedObject but without success. Clearly, I'm missing something. Thanks!

   

@caldantech...If you are still having the same problem, check out my own reply at https://www.hackingwithswift.com/forums/swiftui/follow-up-to-inquiry-on-spritekit-and-swiftui-integration/6915 Not sure if it is the exact answer you need, but maybe it will help. Good luck!

   

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