How to make distortion in Unity + Shader forge?

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#1

Hello Everyone!! Distortion is the thing that I can`t really understand. I hope you will help and tell me how it works in Unity or generally, preferably with examples of different techniques.
Thank you for help!)))


#2

Hey Vitalo,

What do you intend to do with that Distortion? Do you want to emit distorted particles or do you have something else in mind?

Cheers


#3

Something like heat distortion, black hole, distortion on slash
example
power distortion
this dust O_O


#4

You could start using the Standard Particle Shader for those. It’s been introduced to Unity in 2017.1 (or .2 not sure anymore). It’s under Particles/Standard Unlit and has a checkbox where you can enable Distortion. All you need is a Normal Map for it.

Here is a simple setup that should work:


#5

Man, you save my life))) Thank you so much!!!