VHS Component

A simple component for quickly adding hyper-realistic VHS post process to your game.

  • Supported Platforms
  • Supported Engine Versions
    5.0 - 5.4
  • Download Type
    Complete Project
    This product contains a full Unreal Engine project folder, complete with Config files, Content files and .uproject file, which can be used as a template to create a new project.

Showcase & Tutorial

Quickly add next level realism and nostalgia to your game with this simple component.

This includes a massive amount of customization all accessible from a single function! Use real world time and date or set your own, update input status, and much more. In addition to this, all materials include exposed parameters for fine tuning.

This product was made with a "plug & play" mentality, requiring ONE function, with additional options to easily adjust variables at runtime.

Update 0.1:

  • Font, dirt mask, and static sound effect have been replaced to better emulate real VHS.

Update 0.2:

  • Added option to remove the aspect ratio to main component function. Automatically adjusts 3D widget to compensate for this option.

Technical Details


  •  Hyper-real sharpening & lens distortion.
  •  Converted color space - uses YIQ color like a real VHS!
  •  Chromatic Aberration Tearing, Tracking Lines, Static, Low Res, and more.
  • Dynamic VHS stamp with customizable input, date, and time - including option to use real world date & time!
  • VHS static humming sound effect.

Number of Blueprints: 2 (1 component, and one example character)

Network Replicated: No

Supported Development Platforms:

Windows: Yes

Mac: Untested

Documentation: Tutorial

Additional Notes:

Please note additional assets are used purely for demonstration and are NOT included.

Font provided by Jayvee Enaguas

VHS Static SFX created using sounds provided by deleted_user_9051603 & DefySolipsis