Learn Basic JavaScript by Building a Role Playing Game - Step 126

Tell us what’s happening:

why am i getting this message on my code;Your if statement should check if health is less than or equal to 0.

Your code so far

<!-- file: index.html -->

/* file: styles.css */

/* file: script.js */
// User Editable Region

function attack() {
  text.innerText = "The " + monsters[fighting].name + " attacks.";
  text.innerText += " You attack it with your " + weapons[currentWeaponIndex].name + ".";
  health -= monsters[fighting].level;
  monsterHealth -= weapons[currentWeaponIndex].power + Math.floor(Math.random() * xp) + 1;
  healthText.innerText = health;
  monsterHealthText.innerText = monsterHealth;
  if (health <= o) {
    lose();
  }
}

// User Editable Region

Your browser information:

User Agent is: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/126.0.0.0 Safari/537.36

Challenge Information:

Learn Basic JavaScript by Building a Role Playing Game - Step 126

  • you are not checking against “0”

happy coding :slight_smile:

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i dont understand how am i supposed to write exactly?

you are actually correct “if (health <= 0){
}” but that if statement might be positioned in the wrong place

you are checking against “o” (i.e. alphabet O) not “0” (i.e. number zero)

happy coding :slight_smile:

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i can see i didn’t notice that ‘o’