VFX Reference Vault: Viscous Fluid

References for real-time VFX Artists to use when creating effects like ooze, goo, and slime!

VFX Reference Vault: Viscous Fluid

Explore our VFX team's favorite reference material as we open our vault of inspiration for a peek into our stash.

Welcome back to the Beyond-FX Reference Vault

Our secret stash of VFX reference materials is open and ready for sharing! Join us as we showcase some of our favorite materials for some of the most needed real-time VFX. Who knows, these might be just the thing your own real-time VFX reference vault needs…

Viscous Fluid

Viscous fluid effects are oozing with creativity! Slow flowing elements like lava, glue, slime, sludge, syrup or any other type of gooey substance can be used from horror and sci-fi, to real world materials. Here's some of our favorite examples of viscous fluids in this week's reference vault.

Flubber - Mambo Scene

All Slimer Scenes - Ghostbusters I & II

5 Most Incredible Lava Flow Videos

Gears of War Unreal Engine 3 Tech Demo at GDC '08

Krull (1983) - Quicksand Scene

Slow Mo Chocolate Pouring

Ivan Ooze - Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (1995)

Why Mānuka Honey Is So Expensive

The Blob (1988) - Trapped in the Phone Booth Scene

The Black 4K

The Easiest Way to Make Any Homemade Fruit Jam

Statue of Liberty, Higher & Higher - Ghostbusters II

‘80s Kids Get Slimed - You Can’t Do That on Television

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