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Monday, October 26, 2009

What is toon shading?

For those of you that don't know, toon shading is when you render an image so it looks like it's part of a cartoon.

Our newest game, Canine Combat, uses toon shading for the models and world.

Take a look:



As you can see, the dogs and there planes have a "shiny" and cartoon look about them. The same goes for the terrain, water, and sky.

Some debat has started on the forum about whether toon shading should be kept or dropped from Canine Combat.