Adding Visual Polish with Amplify Shader Editor
Tutorial
Beginner
55 Mins
Overview
Summary
In this live training session we will explore how to add visual polish and flair to your game by creating custom shaders using Amplify Shader Editor. Amplify Shader Editor is a node based shader creation tool which allows for the creation of high quality visual effects using a graphical UI.
Topics we'll cover
Language
English
Recommended Unity Versions
5.5
Tutorial
Adding Visual Polish with Amplify Shader Editor
1.
Introduction and Goals
In this live training session we will explore how to add visual polish and flair to your game by creating custom shaders using Amplify Shader Editor. Amplify Shader Editor is a node based shader creation tool which allows for the creation of high quality visual effects using a graphical UI. In this first episode we will demo the project and lay out our goals.

Learn more about Amplify Shader Editor here.

2.
Shaders, Materials and Shader Demo
In this episode we introduce some basic definitions and concepts and look closely at the shader we will create.

3.
Creating A Transparent Shader
In this episode we will create a new, transparent shader in Amplify Shader Editor.

4.
Adding Pixel Displacement
In this episode we will learn how to distort the pixels in our shader to create a refraction style effect.

5.
Adding Moving Ripples
In this episode we will add moving ripples to complete our effect.

6.
Questions and Answers
In this episode we will answer questions from people present in the Twitch chat during the live session.