Wikia

WoWWiki

API UnitFactionGroup

Talk0
100,551pages on
this wiki
Revision as of 01:58, September 6, 2008 by Mikk (Talk | contribs)

(diff) ←Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
WoW API < UnitFactionGroup

Get the name of the faction (Horde/Alliance) a unit belongs to.

englishFaction, localizedFaction = UnitFactionGroup(unit)

Arguments Edit

unit 
String - UnitID you want to get the faction for

Returns Edit

englishFaction 
String - Unit's faction name in English, i.e. "Alliance", "Horde" or nil.
localizedFaction 
String - Unit's faction name in the client's locale or nil.

Details Edit

The functon returns correct results after the PLAYER_ENTERING_WORLD event.

Note that for NPCs, the function will only return Alliance/Horde for factions closely allied with either side. Goblins, for instance, return nil,nil.

Advertisement | Your ad here

Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki