Aurora Borealis, also known as northern lights, is a natural phenomenon that occurs close to the north pole of the Earth, as charged particles enter Earths magnetosphere. The same effect can also be seen at the south pole, then called Aurora Australis. They are also commonly seen in many fantasy RPG worlds.
This pack contains all you need to create your own Auroras. Move, twist and scale the spline-following Aurora lines until you get them exactly how you want them or use the included aurora spiral for an instant and hassle-free setup. The Blueprints also allows for individually changing colors and opacity over time.
As a bonus, a particle effect of shooting stars is also included. Use this to further add interest and realism to your night skies. The included non-PBR-based scene of a night-time fjord showcases both the Aurora and shooting stars.
Everything can be modified in the material instances, materials and Blueprints, which are neatly aligned and commented.
List of Features:
- 3 Static meshes
- 1 Aurora Blueprint
- 5 Aurora mask textures
- 2 Materials
- 2 Material instances
- 1 Material function
- Showcase extras:
- 1 Static mesh
- 1 Treeline Blueprint
- 1 CPU Particle effect (Shooting stars)
- 2 Textures
- 4 Materials
T_Aurora_Bottom_O - 256x128
T_Aurora_Grad - 32x512
T_Aurora_O - 2048x2048
T_Aurora_Shimmer - 2048x1024
T_Aurora_Shimmer_Bottom - 1024x256
T_Showcase_Tree_O - 128x256
T_Showcase_Water_N - 1024x1024
Vertex Count: 243-548
Number of Meshes: 3
Number of Materials and Material Instances: 8
Number of Textures: 7
Supported Development Platforms: All
Supported Target Build Platforms: All
Documentation: Included in content browser
Important/Additional Notes: The tree texture is from (Unlimited Commercial Use. No credit needed)