Capsule Shadows Quick Start

At the end of this guide, you'll have a scene similar to the one above.


The Capsule Shadows Quick Start intends to quickly get you up and running with the basics of creating a capsule representation of your character with a Physics Asset and enabling Capsule Shadows for character in your games differently lit environments.


After going through this tutorial, developers will know the following:

  • How to create a Physics Asset for shadows.

  • How to assign the Shadow Physics Asset to your Skeletal Mesh.

  • How to enable Capsule Shadows in your level for your characters.