Moving Stars

Hi, I know this is probably a silly question but I’ve looked around and so far haven’t found the answer. I’m trying to make a series of stars (small cubes with halos) fade away/disappear in sequence but all the tutorials I’ve encountered only say how to move them out the way when I want them to disappear. While I think I could probably arrange the stars to shift between frames, it seems an awfully clumsy way of doing this… so is there another way?
Thanks in advance,

Tarot

Material IPOs. Hit the I key in the material menu; whenever you alter the alpha value, hit the I key again. What’s even easier is to make two keyframes (I key) and then edit them in the IPO editor.

Thanks! I’ve been searching ages for a way to do that (kinda obvious when I think about it :()
I was hoping to be able to actually move the star between frames (without a movement curve) but this is an excelent substitute.

Thanks again,

Tarot

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