I have created a small asset for a project I am currently working on. This allows me to create a customizable after image trails with a single line of code.
This is achieved by calling a function f_CreateAfterImage(x,y,color); wherever I would like to create the effect. The effect works by creating an object that fades out behind the player, to put it simply. T
After Images are kinda a staple of platform games and after seeing the trailer’s for the new Record of the Lodoss War platformer, I couldn’t wait to get one in my project , There are a few uses for it so far.
- Adding a trail for the player
- this could be used to show a fast motion, or even a slowdown.
- Adding some VFX for the coins
I have uploaded a documented, easily implemented asset onto Itch,io for use in other’s games. Check it out below and use it for an After Image effect for your games!