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Runtime Vertex Painter

LingFeng - Code Plugins - Aug 3, 2022

Function library that helps you paint Static/SkeletalMeshComponent vertex color in runtime

  • Supported Platforms
  • Supported Engine Versions
    4.26 - 4.27, 5.0
  • 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.

Vertex color is color information attached to each vertex of mesh,it can be used to blend material layers to make some wonderful effects.

This plugin is designed for painting vertex color in runtime.

Both StaticMeshComponent and SkeletalMeshComponent can be painted

16 Blueprint nodes included,8 for static mesh and 8 for skeletal mesh

To view all functions and functions included,please go to


And here is a DEMO for you

Update 1.1 :Network replicated version update

New Component:BP_VertexPainterComponent to help you paint vertex color network replicated

New examples:Bomb explosion and sword wounds.

Technical Details


  •  Paint vertex color in runtime
  •  Paint in single LOD or all LODs
  •  You can select paint channel R/G/B/A/RGBA
  • Paint in a box range or sphere range
  • Falloff curve
  • Paint Opacity
  • This plugin does not modify the mesh's vertex color in a way that may be exported,but you can save vertices color in save game.

Code Modules:

  •  RuntimeVertexPainterBPLibrary(Runtime)

Number of Blueprints:3

Number of C++ Classes:1

Network Replicated: (Yes)

Supported Development Platforms: (Windows)

Supported Target Build Platforms: (Windows)

Documentation: DOCUMENTATION