I’d like to know how I could make a thruster effect in Unity. I know how to create a particle system with velocity, etc… But how could I make the particle system grow smaller as it emits, just like a thruster, with an ellipsoid particle emitter?
Check out this example to see what I mean about the thruster particle system growing smaller: Mine Lander
Here’s the tutorial from the WebPlayer link you posted : CG Cookie | Learn Blender, Online Tutorials and Help - CG Cookie | Learn Blender, Online Tutorials and Feedback
I’m not familiar with the new shuriken particle system, but there’s alot of tutorials out there, just a couple :
and here’s a page from the Unify Community : http://wiki.unity3d.com/index.php/Particle_Spiral_Effect