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In this tutorial, you will learn how to create this ancient text effect inspired by the game “Mortal Shell” in Photoshop.

Here is a preview of the final effect I have for this tutorial: (click to enlarge)

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OK Let’s get started!

To complete this tutorial, you will need the following stocks:

Ancient Ruin by dreamlikestock


Tree Barks


Splatter Brush

Step 1

Create a new document sized 1400px * 765px with black background. Copy and paste the ancient ruin stock photo onto our document, place it as shown below:

Apply the following image adjustments to this ancient ruin layer:

Black and White



Use a soft eraser, fade the edges of the ancient ruin layer:

Use a cloud brush or the cloud filter, add some cloud effect around the ruin:

Step 2

Use the font we downloaded, type the texts onto our document:

Use a small soft eraser, fade the bottom part of the texts so it blends into with the ground:

Load the tree bark brush into Photoshop and select the following part:

Copy and paste the selection onto our document and cover our texts, set it as a clipping mask to the text layer:

and here is the effect so far:

Step 3

Load the particle stock image into Photoshop, and select the entire canvas:

Copy and paste the selection to our document, cover the entire canvas. Set its blend mode to “Screen”:

Apply the following black and white adjustment to this particle layer:

and here is the effect so far:

Step 4

We’re almost done! For final touches, I applied the following select color adjustments on top of all previous layers:

and this is the final result: (click to enlarge)

That’s it for this tutorial! Hope you enjoy it and find it useful. If you have any questions for this tutorial, please let me a comment below and I will try my best to answer it.

Till next time, have a great day!

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