I have a BodyVelocity inside of a part. If I set the MaxForce on the Y axis to 100, there is a noticeable drop in fall speed. If I set it to something like 4000 or above (might work with lower numbers) it appears to hover, or if it does drop, it does such at a small rate. I created something using this glitch, but it’s a hacky way of doing it.
What I would normally expect to happen is if a MaxForce is set to ANYTHING, but the velocity isn’t, it shouldn’t cause the object to defy gravity/forces acting upon it.
This bug occurs 100% of the time the steps are followed.
The steps to reproduce the bug is to insert a part, insert a BodyVelocity into the part, set the Velocity of the part to Vector3.new(0,4000,0), and then run the game.
The bug happens in studio and the game. I am on a PC with Windows 10.
It is not level or game specific, but I will provide a place link and a place file.
https://www.roblox.com/games/3412785394/Air-Balloon (game I found out about the bug while developing)
BodyVelocityHover.rbxl (example game place file)
The green one has no BodyVelocity and falls, the blue one has a BodyVelocity, but with the MaxForce on the Y axis set to 0, and the red one has a BodyVelocity with a MaxForce on the Y axis set to 4000.
I cannot relate the bug to a specific release, as it just started happening when I made my project.
I don’t believe I have any extra information you may want to know.