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Real-Time Rendering of Procedurally Generated Planets

Large Terrain Modeling and Visualization for Planets

Real-Time Rendering of Planets with Atmospheres

Conveying a Sense of Scale in 3D Planetary Environments


Adaptive streaming and rendering of large terrains

3D Planetary Engine

Realtime 3D Game-Engine with a focus on space sim. Written in C++ 14

Outerra Engine

Planetary Terrain in Unreal Engine

WORLDSCAPE PRO PLUGIN - Make planets and infinite flat worlds ( Recommended )

UnrealWild’s AI-powered world rendering engine is based on Earth satellite imagery, offering single-click, fully configurable, dynamic, Earth-scale worlds for gaming, film production and training simulations. UnrealWild currently runs on Unreal Engine 4.26.

Galaxia – Real-Time Procedural Universe Engine

Planet Generator for Unreal Engine (4.26p5 WIP) Volumetric Test


GPU atmosphertic scattering and planet generation in Unity 3D

Planet Rendering: Adaptive Spherical Level of Detail based on Triangle Subdivision

Methods to create a sphere mesh

TOZ Planet Renderer

Unity QuadSphere with Level of Detail subdivision

A collection of GLSL noise functions for use with WebGL with an easy to use API.


Planet Generator – Version 0

How to Make a Planet in Unreal Engine 4 with World Creator 2


Eric Bruneton

Explore documentation, references, tutorials, and tools: everything you need to start using Planet today.

OpenGL 4.0 Planet Rendering using Tessellation

How would I go about making a good Space Skybox?

Procedural Planets Part 1 - Structure

[Unity]Seamless Cube Sphere

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