2023-10-16 EEVEE/Viewport Module Meeting

Practical Info

This is a weekly video chat meeting for planning and discussion of Blender EEVEE/viewport module development. Any contributor (developer, UI/UX designer, writer, …) working on EEVEE/viewport in Blender is welcome to join.

For users and other interested parties, we ask to read the meeting notes instead so that the meeting can remain focused.

  • Google Meet
  • Next Meeting: October 23, 2023, 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM Amsterdam Time (Your local time: 2023-10-23T09:30:00Z2023-10-23T10:00:00Z)


  • Clement
  • Jeroen
  • Michael
  • Miguel


  • EEVEE-Next was removed from experimental. Most important features are there but there are features that are broken at this moment. There will be an effort to fix those issues during BCon1.
  • Support for Planar Probes has been added.
  • Paralax correction for reflection probes.
  • Buttons in the property panel have been rearranged. Some panels (Volume/SSS) will still be changed.
  • EEVEE-Next now support Intel ARC GPUs. (#113447 - EEVEE-Next: Support for Intel ARC GPUs - blender - Blender Projects)
  • Many fixes has been done in the area of reflection probes and shader compilation.
  • Thickness output on Material output is made visible in the UI.


  • Mostly fixing Regressions. Most were related to in front depth.
  • Fixing shadows on Metal.