Ummm... I can only guess as to what's going wrong here, comrade. In order to diagnose the problem yer gonna hafta post some code for us to gnaw on. Be descriptive. How is your "character selection" set up? What objects are on stage? What are they composed of? What code is in the on-press? For the love of GAWD, talk to me, man!
(sorry, hyped on caffeine and sugar today)