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Hair Strand Plugin

Junbo Zuo - Code Plugins - Nov 17, 2016

This is a plugin that allows you to simulate & render hair in Unreal Engine 4.

  • Supported Platforms
  • Supported Engine Versions
    4.13 - 4.17
  • 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.
Tutorial (Chinese):

Hair Strand Plugin is a Unreal Engine 4 plugin that allows you to simulate and render hair in Unreal Engine 4.

You can freely design haircut in Maya, and export it into Unreal Engine 4.

You can also modify haircut to make it simulate hair in water, hair in space and so on.

Technical Details

• This plugin build hair mesh dynamically. Each hair strand face toward the camera in the runtime.
• You can assign your own material to those hair strand mesh.
• You can also set your own collide spheres component for hair strand.
• Full source code provided.

If you want to export your hair from Maya, you may need a Maya Script.

Example Project: