104 (direction) (Scratch Wiki)
Category Motion
Type Reporter
The Direction block is a Motion block and a Reporter block. The block holds its sprite's direction - this direction value is what is used with the Point in Direction () block.

Common UsesEdit

As this block contains a sprite's direction, it is often used to help scripts that point sprites around.

Specifically, the block can be used to:

  • Simply sense a direction
  • Check the direction of an arrow sprite
  • Check alignment


Example direction sensing

This script will check if its sprite's direction is 50.

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