Maya gotchas - nParticles getting velocity from like, nowhere

Posted 16 October, 2012 Anthony Tan (staring at yet another render. But still loving it for some reason..)

Here's an interesting one for you. I'm creating some nParticles, and wanting to get trails coming from them (as in, particle trails) so I'm taking the easy/quick option and making each particle in my lead group emit another particle (at about the rate of 1/frame) with no velocity. Should make a nice trail of dots right? right? (Maya 2012x64) (read more)