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Darker Nodes

Herobrine20XX - Dec 14, 2020

Modern theme for the Unreal Editor.

  • Supported Platforms
  • Supported Engine Versions
    4.24 - 4.26
  • Download Type
    Engine Plugin
    This product contains a code plugin, complete with pre-built binaries and all its source code that integrates with Unreal Engine, which can be installed to an engine version of your choice then enabled on a per-project basis.

Darker Nodes is a modern theme for the Unreal Editor.

Its purpose is to improve the feeling of the editor, and reduce the mental load of the complex interface.


  • Reduce high contrast changes
  • Flat colors instead of gradient
  • Thin icons instead of 3D
  • More subtle unchecked radio buttons/checkboxes
  • Remove of gloss in blueprints

You can find the changelog of all modifications here.

You can find a few screenshots and GIFs of different parts of the editor here.

Getting Started | FAQ | Support topic

WARNING: The straight blueprints wires are not included, it's another plugin called Electronic Nodes.

Don't hesitate to suggest modifications on the Github forum!

Technical Details


  • Interface flat design
  • Blueprint nodes flat design
  • Button/textboxes redesign
  • 36 thin icons specially designed (and their variants)


  • 3 grey levels (dark, darker, darkest)
  • 3 temperature levels (cool, normal, warm)
  • 3 primary color (orange, cyan, white)
  • Ability to disable new icons
  • Ability to disable blueprint grid
  • Customize the colors of the theme (background, primary, text)

Code Modules: Editor

Supported Development Platforms: Win64, Win32, Mac, Linux