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Questions tagged [pixel-graphics]

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What is an easy C++ graphics/game library for raw beginners?

I want something beginners can program with from day one. The old DarkGDK was spot on for this, so that "Hello world" really is this easy: void DarkGDK () { dbPrint ("Hello, world!"); ...
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Graphic timeline generation tool

I would like to generate timelines for entites, such as this one: I need a tool with support for as many as possible of the following features: Splits Merges Marked points along lines in the chart ...
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Software for automatically aligning and combining adjacent pixel-art images

I would like to know about (zero cost) software for automatically combining a series of pixel-art images of adjacent, overlapping scenes into a single composite image. OS isn't important. I'll be ...
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What software can be used to make this cartoon-like graphic?

What software or fonts can be used to make the following graphic? Edit: I think the font is from http://blambot.com.
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High-level library for 2D interactive graphics

I am looking for a software library / component with the following capabilities: Manage spatial (position, shape, size) information about 2D objects Render those objects to screen / image Handle ...
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Pixel art software that can export multiple sizes (not Photoshop)

I use pixelmator at the moment to do pixel art to make 8-bit-esque game sprites. For iOS, alas, we need to spit out multiple versions of these. For example, I'm drawing the art at 19x19px (one pixel =...
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Paint tool / Image editor specifically for creating pixel art

I am looking to develop a simple 2D (potentially isometric) RTS game with a friend. The way it's looking right now, I will have to be doing the graphics for the game. Generally, I suck at this, and ...
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Dynamic diploma generation

I'am working on online training site. When user finished the course I would like to generate downloadable diploma for them. They could print it and hang it on the wall. It should be graphically ...
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Software for sprites and backgrounds for game dev [closed]

My question is how can I make computer sprites and backgrounds with a computer software. I tried to use adobe without success. So I went to pixel art using ragepixel and adobe and they turned out ...
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Pixelart/Sprites color mapper/changer utility

I would like if there is a tool useful to change an image's colors (intended for bi-dimensional game sprites) with the following criteria: Overall purpose: I have a specific sprite set from a website....
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Anti-aliased line and text with WebGL

I have requirement to draw anti-aliased line and text in WebGL (canvas 2D). I checked pixi.js and that seems very promising. But pixi.js has many other things that I don't need. Is pixi.js is modular? ...
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Software to count structures in an image (rastergraphic)

I work with scanned plates from a report of an excavation. I need to count stones build in gravesites. I can do this manually, but it would be very time consuming and frustrating. I am looking for a ...
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What is good replacement for MS Paint on Mac OSX

What is a good replacement for MS Paint on Mac OSX? I am interested in both free and paid solutions. Ideally it would be as simple and as similar to MS Paint as possible. I am not interested in tools ...
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Tool to view memory as bitmap?

I do a bit of raster graphics and video programming. What would be super handy would be some IDE, plugin, debugger or tool that is able to view a chunk of memory as a bitmap image. Most debuggers let ...
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Corny 90's graphics. What programs/tools did they use? [closed]

I am an amateur graphic designer absolutely infatuated with 90's style graphics. I have no idea where to even start on using modern equipment to make some of these decades old illustrations I see, let ...
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Pixel Ruler tool for windows

I am looking for free, pixel ruler software (for windows, installer or portable or anything runnable on windows. Not browsers plugins. Just application.) to measure webpage component width, height in ...
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Bitmap editor to make game sprites in Linux?

We would like to draw textures and skins for games like Minetest and Minecraft. What do you recommend? Feature preferences (in order of importance): Similar to software used by experienced artists ...
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What pixel graphics program supports creating seamless tiles?

Which pixel graphics program supports the creation of seamless tiles? I have a feature in mind that clones / mirrors a rectangular area (adjacent to the 4 respectively 8 directions) in real-time while ...