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When I apply glossy material in Cycles to a simple setup, the blender bakes it same as a diffuse material, I want the light and reflections so that i can import them to game engine. How to Bake glossy material so that I can use one diffuse texture and another Specular Texture and get real time effect?

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    $\begingroup$ What your describing is impossible. You can't bake anything that changes based on angle, like reflections or refractions. $\endgroup$ Commented Oct 18, 2017 at 14:41
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    $\begingroup$ @JoshSilveous how to do for specific angle? $\endgroup$
    – user47344
    Commented Oct 18, 2017 at 14:50
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    $\begingroup$ mean how to bake gloss for specific angle $\endgroup$
    – user47344
    Commented Oct 18, 2017 at 14:51

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You can't bake the reflections 100% accurate but you can just hide the object you want to have reflections on and position a panorama camera and make the mesh reflect that panorama. If you do it like that of course you can't see the reflections from the object itself, but you could split your object in parts to achieve complete baked glossy. In Cycles you could do it like this: enter image description here

instead of glossy I would then use emission and also mix the color from that environment texture with the diffuse texture

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You can't bake "light and reflections" to be usable in real-time and behave like reflections. Thats not how reflections work in game engines.

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  • $\begingroup$ How to bake them for all angles? ( I don't mean to say that realtime behaviour) $\endgroup$
    – user47344
    Commented Oct 18, 2017 at 14:52
  • $\begingroup$ Thats not possible, you will get a "snapshot" of the reflections as a diffuse material, which will look like a regular texture. This is, as far as i understand from the OP, what you already did and not what you want. Here is a tutorial that explains texture-baking with an example: blenderguru.com/tutorials/introduction-baking-cycles $\endgroup$
    – AdamTM
    Commented Oct 19, 2017 at 7:53

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