Creating Sparks, Embers, and Collisions with UDK Cascade

Learn the basics of creating an advanced particle system of falling sparks and embers inside of UDK Cascade!
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  • Lectures 6
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2013 English

Course Description

Learn the advanced techniques inside of Unreal Cascade and the Material Editor to bring your sparks to the next level! This tutorial covers from “start-to-finish” how to make a fully dynamic sparks particle system that will collide with geometry inside your map!

About the Instructor:

Bill has worked in the games industry for over 7 years specializing in Realtime VFX. He currently works as a VFX Artist with shipped titles including Injustice: Gods Among Us, Mortal Kombat, Batman: Arkham City Lockdown, Lego Universe, & PAIN. He also is the founder of imbueFX, a site that specializes solely on tutorials in Realtime VFX.

What are the requirements?

  • UDK
  • Photoshop or a similar image editing software

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn to create a falling Sparks particle system inside of UDK
  • Learn how collisions work with your particles inside of UDK Cascade

Who is the target audience?

  • Intermediate to Advanced VFX Students who have a working understanding of Unreal Cascade

What you get with this course?

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Building Falling Sparks with UDK Cascade
Creating the Material
Direction of the Sparks
Adding Bend to the Sparks
Adding Ground Collision
Ember Balls and Popping Sparks

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3dmotive LLC, High Quality 3d and Game Art Training by Industry Pros!

3dmotive is High Quality 3d and Game Art Training by Industry Pros! Whether you are brand new to the world of Game Art, 3d, Architecture or Film - or maybe just interested in brushing up your techniques for intermediate or advanced levels of 3d with a focus on video games, 3dmotive is your one-stop-shop for all your 3d and Game Art related tutorials! Got questions? Interested in a new course topic? Let us know!

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