[George] Creating Nebula Sprites

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Wed Jul 04, 2018 1:42 am

I would like to know how the game uses Nebula sprites.

1. How is the sprite below split into parts and assembled into the nebulae as they appear in-game?
2. How do the autoEdges attribute and EdgeMask element work with the mask?
3. How do "Highlights" or "patches" work?

Nebula.jpg
Nebula.jpg (64.03 KiB) Viewed 33 times
NebulaMask.png
NebulaMask.png (3.76 KiB) Viewed 33 times
NebulaHighlights.jpg
NebulaHighlights.jpg (36.32 KiB) Viewed 33 times

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