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    How to sculpt with materials

    Hi,

    I was wondering how one creates terrain with his own or existing materials. The tutorial explain how to sculpt then paint, but I'd rather creates landscapes with pre-defined materials for immediate visual feedback. And I'm having a rather difficult time finding the answer in the documentation.

    I have worked with Blender for a little bit, and there you seem to have to sculpt, texture and apply materials to multiple sides of a single objects which i found to be insanely dreadful.
    Anyway in the following link the designer seems to be able to instantly sculpt with materials applied.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K0KWHX1PbtM

    Where do i find the needed documentation on how to achieve this, and understand the UE4 on a deeper level?

    #2
    You need to make and edit a landscape material. There are tutorials for this, but landscape materials can get quite complex.

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      #3
      Take a look at the vehcile sample from the marketplace (in the learn) tab. There you can find such a material

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        #4
        Thanks for the tips, I'll try it out.

        Its probably most efficient to reverse engineer existing materials and learn from that as you pointed out Fighter 5347.

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