Meta Circles (2d Meta Balls PoC)

Strictly a tech demo of a 2d implementation of the MetaBalls algorithm.

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Some neat features:

  • Dynamic resolution adjustment to keep ~60FPS
  • Smart edge detection to use more fine details around edges and cheaper larger chunks in interiors of shapes.
  • Vertex based color blending
  • Pointless, yet mesmerizing, water going down a drain feel
  • Press A to add 15 more meta circles