Notice: I fixed the error that would not allow the active box to be checked. It should be fixed now.
Hi guys, I don’t think anybody’s ever discovered my method for getting minimaps for games quickly, so I figured I’d go ahead and publish a tutorial on it.
The way it works is that, when the camera’s FOV is 1, it’s pretty much orthographic. So I set the FOV of my camera to 1 and zoomed out above to take a screenshot of my map
Unfortunately, the default camera can’t point straight down, so I made a nice little plugin to help out. Here’s a
It’s pretty comprehensive and it uses a nice, new UI scheme. Enjoy
Examples of this method’s content:
I hope you have a good experience! Contact me if you’ve got questions.
[I’m aware there are some bugs that make it print to the output and stuff but functionally it works. I’ll try to fix it when I get a chance.]