Stylized Lightning Ability – UE4

Lightning with a Beam Emitter

Learning VFX, UnrealEngine4, Stylized


A stylized lightning ability effect. It uses a little bit of Blueprint and only one particle system.

An overview of the emitters in the particle system:



WIP Videos (newest first):

Finished visuals of primary and secondary lightning as well as impact and light sources.


Creating primary lightning and impact visuals to make it more lightning like.


Started to learn how to use Beam Emitters.