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Sky Studio is the most customizable dynamic sky and weather system for Unity!
Build the custom sky you imagined! With Sky Studio you can finally unlock your imagination with our fully art customizable sky and weather system, without sacrificing performance. Sky Studio breaks free from traditional sky systems by allowing extreme levels of customization and animation through 90+ sky properties and our Sky Timeline.
Tutorial Video Series:
#1 - Setup Sky
#2 - Sky Background
#3 - Sun and Moon
#4 - Clouds
#5 - Stars
#6 - Rain
#7 - Rain Surface Splashes
#8 - Lightning and Thunder
#9 - Fog
#10 - Sky Timeline
Sky Studio has a simple 1-click setup tool that makes getting started fast and easy. Select from one of our 17+ preconfigured sky presets, and Sky Studio will generate a Sky Profile and install it into your current open scene. We also have video tutorials that walk you through setup and most Sky Studio features.
Sky Studio weather includes GPU accelerated rain effects that are highly art customizable and performant. Use our beautiful pre-configured art rain styles, or easily supply your own images to customize the style of the rain effect in your game. This let's you create a wide range of visual rain styles such as realistic rain, low-poly rain, falling fireballs, or anything else you can dream-up.
RAIN SURFACE SPLASHES Sky Studio weather includes GPU accelerated rain splashes that create a new level of immersion for you weather scenes. Our rain splash system is both highly performance and completely customizable. Rain splashes are animated and will splash off of objects in your scene (like the ground). Use our existing rain splash styles, or easily create your own custom splash effect with a custom mesh and sprite sheet animation.
LIGHTNING Sky Studio weather includes a built-in lightning and thunder system, which is highly customizable. You can easily control where lightning bolts are spawned in your scene, as well as completely customize or create your own unique lightning bolts and sounds.
Sky Studio supports a fully customizable 3-way gradient that can be easily animated. You can easily adjust the horizon position and even the distribution and length of the gradient. If your project requires a more detailed background Sky Studio also supports custom cubemap backgrounds, which are fully supported by the rest of Sky Studio features.
SUN & MOON
Sky Studio's orbiting bodies are completely customizable, with deep Unity Editor integration to make positioning the sun as easy as point-n-click in the scene view. You can optionally supply your own custom textures (additive or transparent), and even create custom animation paths through the sky using our Sky Timeline keyframe animation editor. Just a few of the orbiting body customizations are changing the size, color, texture, path, light color, light intensity, and sprite sheet animation support.
Easily setup high-performance dynamic clouds with customizable density, color, wind direction, speed, height, and proper additive blending with the rest of the sky.
Quickly add brilliant twinkling stars into our game!. Our star system is fully art customizable, and extremely performant. Sky Studio can even render 360 space scenes with dynamic twinkling stars!
Create atmospheric conditions using our custom skybox horizon fog, and we also integrate with Unity's Global Fog settings.
Our custom sky profiles and UI editor integration, make it easy to build custom skies and switch between them during runtime.
Sky Studio is extremely performant and can even run on mobile class hardware. Our fast single-pass skybox shader has been tested and verified to run at 60 FPS effortlessly on Android, iOS, Windows, Mac OS, and HTML 5! Developers have told us that adding Sky Studio has had no noticeable performance impact.
Integrating your own custom logic to trigger at certain points in a day/night cycle is easy with our callbacks provided by the sky system controller.
The Sky Timeline, unique to Sky Studio, allows you to build detailed sky animation transitions and conntrol over 90+ animatable sky and weather properties. Easily create custom day-night cycles that animate in-out the stars, rain, lightning, clouds, and sun/moon orbit paths.
Sky Studio has been tested and verified to work with Aquas and Gaia Unity Assets.
Try an online demo HERE!
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