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Interactive WebGL demo to customize the appearance of a planet - you can even add your own texture data:About: PlanetMaker allows you to create and tweak your own planet using image textures, lighting, and more importantly, your imagination.Instructions: Create your planet using the controls on the top right. You can:
- Change the surface and clouds images
- Modify lighting and atmospheric properties
- Add and adjust rings
- Upload your own custom surface textures by clicking “setCustomTexture”
Try it out for yourself here
not really a ref but more a fun toy for worldbuilding
Can we talk about how on point this tweet is
how to travel in time: read
how to escape time: music
how to feel time: write
how to waste time: social media
yo but mermaid monster hybrids though
- vampire mermaids who prey on their own kind — when they get bitten, their scales fall off, their tails turn a slick and fleshy grey, a dorsal fin begins to sprout from their spine, and suddenly there’s six rows of teeth where once there was only one
- mermaid medusas who’ve got eels for hair and it’s not their gaze that can turn you to stone but their song
- fairy mermaids who’re born of spite and mischief — they’re small, the size of seahorses, and they speed through the currents causing mayhem and sometimes destruction
- were-mermaids who turn into huge, hulking great whites when the full moon filters through the deep waters, who cannot be restrained because what shackles can you find in the deep?, who leave blood and guts in their wake
Let’s go deeper
- Mermaid dryads tied to a whole kept forest, fins and hair perfectly camouflaged with their natural habitat. They drift serenely through their gardens until it is threatened, when the whole kelp forest turns on the attacker and drags it down to its death.
- Elementally aligned mermaids - air-aligned mermaids leap joyously from the water and glide on tough fins, punching through the surface of the water like tiny spears of silver-blue. Fire-aligned mermaids drawn to deep volcanic vents, blind and sickly-white with teeth that fit together like a sieve.
- Kraken mermaids.
my timing is. not the best