How to create a candle flame in UE5

With the beta release of Unreal Engine 5 we got the new feature of Lumen lighting. The easiest way for me to describe it is real-time global illumination. Objects of your scene affect other objects based on their color and reflective nature. This is even more true for emissive objects.

The candle flame in Unreal Engine 5 using Lumen
Base Image
Base image imported into UE5
Flame Material Setup to be added to a plane and scaled appropriately

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