Inspired by krotMonster’s ray bounce experiment, Uwe Schweer-Lambers (Equiloud) shows how it is possible to create something similar using X-Particles in Cinema 4D.
Recreating the Ray Bounce Effect with X-Particles in C4DUwe Schweer-Lambers (Equiloud)
just an experiment
perhaps it can be useful for someone, e.g. for some NPR stuff
project file: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/28585409/ray_bounce.c4d