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invalid syntax

#1 Post by sunsrats » Sat Jan 09, 2021 6:26 am

hii whenever i enter a code to help determine the players gender, i get a script failure telling me that the line a certain part is entered on is a invalid syntax.

also, keep in mind that im just copying a code another user had posted here! so im not quite sure the issue
define gender = 0
label start:

python:

menu choose_gender:
'What are your pronouns?'

"He/Him":
$ gender = "male"
"She/Her":
$ gender = "female"
"They/Them":
$ gender = "neutral"

show expression "mc_" + gender # show mc_male, mc_female, or mc_neutral
"Are you [gender]"?

menu:
"Yes":
"Okay."
"No":
jump choose_gender

"Next stuff."
that's what code i have, any help or clue what to do :@( ? i'm new at this so also let me know if you need more specifics

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Re: invalid syntax

#2 Post by chesarty » Sat Jan 09, 2021 9:08 am

Which line is the invalid syntax error on?

P.S. I recommend putting your code inbetween [ccode] [/ccode] (one c in each lol) so we can see the indentations as well :)

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Re: invalid syntax

#3 Post by Remix » Sat Jan 09, 2021 10:03 am

Remove the

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