Nonexistent function '...' on base 'Nil' - what is this?

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:bust_in_silhouette: Asked By avlakos

recently i’ve discovered a problem with nonexistent functions ‘get_children’ and ‘is_colliding’ in base ‘Nil’. i’ve also managed to stop them from occuring, but i still feel like i miss something. i tried to google the ‘Nil’ problem, but couldn’t find an explanation.

thanks for the response in advance!

:bust_in_silhouette: Reply From: Inces

This means that node you called does not exist. Most of the times it is because incorrect referencing of a node when introducing it as variable ( like onready var node = get_node(something)).