Crepuscular rays

Other (objects, etc.) entity

Simulates light rays seen at edges of light and dark areas of air, essentially caused by light scattering from air particles.


Alternate names: Sunbeams, God rays, Light shafts
Name variations: lightrays, sunrays

The first video game about Crepuscular rays was released on November 29, 2002.

Deep Silver, Campo Santo and 2K Games has published most of these games

* Volumetric lighting

See also: lens flare
These are mostly of interest in cases where they're dynamically created rather than part of the level design.

Parent groups

Lighting and shadowing, Visuals

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Linux 9
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Mac OS X 5
PS4 3
Xbox One 2
PS3 2
Wii U 1

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