UE5 HLSL Code in Visual Studio Instead of Custom Node

The Material Editor unreal engine has a lot of useful nodes that can accomplish a lot on their own. However, for those who prefer a more traditional coding approach, writing HLSL code in Visual Studio outside of the Custom Node can offer a range of benefits and a higher level of control. In this article, we will explore how to create and implement HLSL code in Visual Studio for use in UE5 projects.


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