Clone - Lumberyard User Guide


Creates a copy of the specified material. The material must already be loaded into memory, so that the node can find the material. If the material is not found, the node returns Invalid.

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In some cases, you might need to store the material to use later. For more information, see Material Variables.


Don't trigger this node for every frame. Each time the In event is received, a copy of the material is created.



Pin Type Description
In Event Triggers the node.
Material Material

The material to be cloned.


Pin Type Description
Out Event Sends when the node is finished.
Material Material The cloned material.