Particle Effect Creating tool


Effekseer is a tool that allows easy creation of beautiful particle effects for games and movies.

Effekseer is a free, open-source program. The effects can be exported as 2D animations or 3D effects.

Using the included runtimes, these can be displayed in engines including DirectX, OpenGL, Unity, UnrealEngine4 and Cocos2d-x. Furthermore, the effects are available on Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, iOS, Android, Emscripten, and so on.

You can create effects easily:

Examples of created effects:


2019.05.20 Effekseer for Unity is updated.

2019.05.14 Effekseer 1.43c version is released.

2019.05.13 Effekseer for Unity is updated.

2019.05.01 Effekseer for Unity and UE4 is updated.

Release Notes


For Designers

Effect Editor

For Programmers

Libraries and plugins for playing effects:


Start learning how to use Effekseer by reading the in-depth tutorials:

View Documentation

Contributed Effects

Download free-to-use/free-to-edit effects contributed by other Effekseer users:

View Contributed Effects

Book (Japanese)