Particle Effect Creation tool


v1.70e is available now!

Easy to Create

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:


For Designers

Effect Editor


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

View Documentation

Sample Effects

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

View Sample Effects

Book (Japanese)



  • 2023.07.15 EffekseerForUE 1.70f is released.

  • 2023.06.03 Effekseer 1.70e is released.

  • 2023.04.21 EffekseerForUnity 1.70d is released.

  • 2022.12.24 Effekseer 1.70b is released.

  • Release Notes