Learn How to Do Amazing Cloth Animation in Unreal Engine 4 [Video]

By Michael Ricks
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Unreal Engine 4 has become a leading resource in the creation of games, animations, television shows, and illustrations. In this course, you will learn how easy it is to apply real-time cloth animation to your characters in UE4 with simple steps. Once a very difficult task, the folks at Epic Games have made this process a lot easier and fun using Unreal Engine 4. You will learn how to use UE4's WIND tool to get your character's clothing to blow with the wind. You will also learn about physics assets and how to set them on your character to create amazing animations that make it look like you took days to hand animate! Be among the few who know how to use this hidden feature of Unreal Engine 4. No additional software programs are needed to achieve cloth simulation and animation.

All the code and supporting files for this course are available here: https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Learn-How-to-Do-Amazing-Cloth-Animation-in-Unreal-Engine-4

Publication date:
May 2020
Publisher
Packt
Duration
2 hours 28 minutes
ISBN
9781800561519

About the Author
  • Michael Ricks

    Michael Ricks is an animator, VFX artist, and an independent filmmaker. He has been making films and creating visual effects for Indie films for over 15 years. Upon discovering Unreal Engine 4, Michael was overwhelmed by its realistic real-time rendering engine. In the past, it would take hours, if not days, to render each frame of an animation and it was impossible for an independent artist to complete a full-length film, but Unreal Engine 4 has leveled the playing field. It has enabled the storyteller to create their vision with their animation skillset. No longer will you be held back due to the limitations of technology - join Michael on this fun and creatively satisfying journey to explore the interesting UE4 toolset now!

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