Tag Archives: UnrealEngine

Just as a reminder to those who already have the preview release, the models won’t work in UE4 unless you have Unreal Engine version 4.3. Also, when the SpeedTree® Modeler application is out of preview, you’ll be able to purchase UE4-specific models. Please do not purchase the “v7” or “v6” tree models we currently have […]
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Hey guys! We’re back home after the big Unreal Engine / SpeedTree® Twitch broadcast (watch archived broadcast video below). We had a blast! Big thanks to Epic and Dana for having us out. UE4 SpeedTree Twitch Broadcast (6/19/14) from Epic Games [embedplusvideo height=”315″ width=”560″ editlink=”http://bit.ly/1npQUX1″ standard=”http://www.youtube.com/v/M0RrdZmYoNM?fs=1&start=695″ vars=”ytid=M0RrdZmYoNM&width=560&height=315&start=695&stop=&rs=w&hd=0&autoplay=0&react=0&chapters=&notes=” id=”ep6479″ /] We’ve received a lot of questions […]
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Following the E3 2014 game trailer releases? Notice some nice vegetation? Chances are, you’re looking at SpeedTree®! Here are a few of the games we can talk about now, with links to their E3 trailers: Destiny Dragon Age Inquisition The Witcher 3 Tom Clancy’s The Division Are there others? Yes, lots! Can we reveal them […]
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There’s tons of ways to reduce triangle counts in the SpeedTree Modeler, but a big one that’s often overlooked is the Simplify tool. Simply put, Simplify reduces the number of polygons in your model by replacing complex geometry with images mapped to simple meshes. This means that you can start with a high-detail tree (2-300K […]
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At GDC last week, Epic Games shook up the video game industry: full source code access to Unreal Engine 4 for $19/month + 5% royalties. As some of you may know, SpeedTree is currently integrated into UE4, but up to now has only been made available to Epic’s AAA/non-subscription licensees. We were intrigued by the […]
To access this content, you must purchase SpeedTree® Modeler for Unity 5.