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Spiderweb Generator

Discussion in 'Assets and Asset Store' started by kalagaan, Mar 10, 2017.

  1. kalagaan

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    Spiderweb generator is a tool for designing spiderweb within the unity editor.
    You can create spiderwebs which fit exactly with your scene. The geometry tool is really easy to use, the UI is displayed in the scene view for a fast design.

    The procedural shader generates unique customizable spiderwebs in no time!
    You can choose to use the procedural shader or bake it into a texture and share it between spiderweb objects.
    Each spiderweb can cast shadows, this really improves the visual of your game.

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    Asset store link
     
    Last edited: Mar 31, 2017
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  2. kalagaan

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    Comming soon on the assetstore :)

    Edit : Available HERE
     
    Last edited: Apr 3, 2017
  3. kalagaan

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    Here a screenshot of the UI

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  4. theANMATOR2b

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    Cool!
    Do you have an example of the web strung between only two surfaces, like the ceiling and a wall, or a tree limb and tree trunk?
     
  5. kalagaan

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    Here a screenshot ;)
    this demo scene is included in the package.

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  7. StevenPicard

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    Looks really good. Do you have an idea on the price?
     
  8. kalagaan

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    I've submitted it to the assetstore : 20$
    It should be available next week :)
     
  9. kalagaan

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    Here a lighting test :)

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  10. kalagaan

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    Available at the asset store :)
    HERE
     
  11. hopeful

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    This looks nice! I imagine it would be difficult, but any chance this could be used in real time, like a giant spider that creates webs?
     
  12. kalagaan

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    This is a procedural shader, so you can modify it in real time :)
    I could try to update the shader if you need a specific feature ;)
     
  13. hopeful

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    Are the web shapes always on a plane, or could they be more 3D, like a cone?
     
  14. punk

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    Ah dude, you make the most useful plugins! bought
     
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  15. kalagaan

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    You can move each control points (borders & center) , so you could create a cone :)
    It's really easy to add and to remove control points with the tool.
     
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  16. kalagaan

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    Thank you!
     
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  17. ZeroKuhl

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    It looks like a great package.

    1. Are the assets mobile ready?
    2. Do the webs have motion - like moving in the wind?

    Thanks!
     
  18. kalagaan

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    1. Yes, it works on Android (didn't try on iOS):
    geometry is really low poly and the procedural shader works.
    You can also bake the spiderweb to a texture or use another shader ;)

    2. Not yet, I'll add this feature in the next version ;)
     
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  19. ZeroKuhl

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    Great.
    Thanks for your reply.
     
  20. altugs

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    Just bought the asset, and unfortunately it does not work. The web shape is in complete purple and I have many error messages related to generator and its shader. Is it a compability problem for unity 5.6? (My scene is in linear lighting and deferred rendering path.)
     
  21. kalagaan

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    I did additionnal tests on unity 5.6.0f3 and 5.6.2f1, all works as expected (linear/gamma & forward/deferred).
    Could you try to import the package in an empty project?
    If you still have the problem, please, send me an email (contact@kalagaan.com), I'll help you to fix it.;)
     
  22. altugs

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    New project works fine, thanks. (mailed you the errors from my project)
     
  23. Marquessa

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    Is there a way to make it tear if something walks or moves through it?
     
  24. kalagaan

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    No, in the current version spiderwebs are static.
    But I think that I could create some kind of tearable spiderweb with the cloth component.
    I'll think about it ;)
     
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  25. Rumbleboxer

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    Hey man how goes it with the cloth component? I'm looking for a solution where the spiderweb is indeed able to be affected by the wind or has it's own flowiness.
     
  26. kalagaan

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    I won't use the cloth component, it's not very stable for each unity version...
    I'll work on a wind FX in the shader (performances will be better than using cloth), but this is not yet available.
     
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  27. AvalonGamingZone

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    This asset is really cool and procedural ! Has a Substance Designer user I know that you can achieve a lot with something procedural ^^ I currently have two issues with this asset... if placed between two light source, the transparent part become not fully transparent... Dunno why... The second issue with it is maybe not an issue by itself is the fact that the control point are moved in function of the view and it is not very easy to place them correctly in the 3d space but I imagine that with a bit of training I could achieve what I want ^^ Bydaway thanks for your excellent work !
     
  28. kalagaan

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    Thank you ;)
    Could you send me an email (contact@kalagaan.com) with some screenshots of the lighting issue ?
    I can add a "3-axis control point" option ;)
     
  29. kalagaan

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    I've pushed a new version to the asset store with a 3-axis handles option. ;)
    Edit : The version (1.0.5) is already available! the asset store submission was very fast :)

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