Jump to content

Request: Visual Effects Size Scaling/Transformation


Recommended Posts

I've been toying with Visual Effects on spells and items for the past few days and haven't found a way to do this quite yet. If it turns out I am just an idiot, and there is a way to manipulate the scaling of visual effects, please point me toward it.

 

For example:

"VisualEffect": "prefabs/effects/abilities/priest/fx_spiritual_weapon_eothas.prefab",

 

This is a really neat looking visual effect! Unfortunately, it's small size and spherical shape limit its use. 

 

I think a few parameters, similar to "EmissiveGlowScale", allowing us to scale the Height and Width (and Depth if they're actual 3D elements) could go a long way. Something like EffectHeight and EffectWidth, or even a simpler EffectScale parameter would allow modders to re-use visual effects, and maintain the visual themes created by Obsidian.

 

Using the above example effect, we could expand the enchanting recipes to bless swords with visually represented eothasian-themed buffs, and not look like a skewered twinkling baseball!

Edited by Shadowstrider
Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
×
×
  • Create New...