Lumberyard
User Guide (Version 1.15)

Setting Sun Shadow Settings

This topic references tools and features that are legacy. If you want to use legacy tools in Lumberyard Editor, disable the CryEntity Removal gem using the Project Configurator or the command line. To learn more about legacy features, see the Amazon Lumberyard Legacy Reference.

You can define how sun shadows appear in your level.

To set sun shadow settings

  1. In Lumberyard Editor, click Tools, Rollup Bar.

  2. In the Rollup Bar, on the Terrain tab, choose Environment.

  3. Under EnvState, adjust the following parameters as needed:

    • Sun shadows min spec – Specifies the minimum system specification for casting sun shadows.

    • Sun shadows additional cascade min spec – Specifies the minimum system specification for rendering an additional sun shadow cascade at a larger viewing distance.