Dev's Choice

This page lists the favorite effects of our Founder, Chestnutscoop. As a member of the MMD effect modding community for over a decade, she considers these effects iconic, highly influential, pioneering, or a personal favorite.

Click on the effect producer, effect type, Beginner's Choice tag, Dev's Choice tag and 'Read More' to go to dedicated pages.

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AdultShader

AdultShader applies a shader to an asset, designed for night environments.

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BallBlurDOF

BallBlurDOF creates bokeh blurring using a post effect ball.

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S5Shader

S5Shader is an experimental Screen Space SubSurface Scattering (S5) material shader. It is designed to reflect blood in skin, especially hands.

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SplitView

SplitView splits the screen down the middle to mirror half the render. You can add different effects to either side of the screen.

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First-Person Blink

First-Person Blink produces an animate blink from the perspective of the blinker. It is a mod of o_tamon's o_Vignette. Original title is 一人称視点まばたき.

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Rhinestone

Rhinestone applies a jewel normalmap to an asset. It is designed to be used with Sovoro's AutoLuminous.

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VoxelParticle

VoxelParticle is a mod of CannonParticle, and is made up of cubes and fragments.

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ikBokeh

ikBokeh adds a depth of field to a render or video. It’s designed to blur the background, and can also add blur to the foreground of an image.

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ikCinemorph

ikCinemorph responds to bright lights by producing a line of glow. It is based on lens flares in sci-fi movies.

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ikClut

ikClut is an effect based on LUTs, used to edit photographs. It acts as a filter that changes the look of a render.

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ikLineParticle

ikLineParticle generates a firework-like particle effect.

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ikParticle2

ikParticle2 is an improved expansion pack of ikParticle, now with added plumes and tukichi. It also contains ikParticleFloor.

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quartz

quartz adds a real-time material reflection to a model.

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msGradation

msGradation applies an adjustable gradient to a render.

AutoLuminous

AutoLuminous applies an automatic glow to a subset. It is the third luminous effect made by Sovoro.

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Clone

Clone creates many clones of an asset. They all take the same pose as the original asset.

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ExcellentShadow

ExcellentShadow adds deep, high quality shadows to a render.

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MotionBlur

MotionBlur creates blur when an asset or the camera moves.

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ObjectLuminous

ObjectLuminous makes parts of an asset glow. It also contains CrossLuminous. It is the second luminous effect made by sovoro.

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PostAlphaEye

PostEyeAlpha allows the eye area of a model to be seen through hair. It can work to show any subset through an overlapping one.

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SvSSAO

SvSSAO adds more shading on an asset. It is a modification of o_tamon's o_SSAO.

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full_ex

full_ex is a base shader for MMD. It can be edited and the code borrowed to create new shaders. The code is based on DanceInterventionP's full.fx.