Character Creator 2D Alternatives

    Character Creator 2D is described as 'Create and customize 2D characters easily for your game. With Character Creator 2D you can create anything from simple peasants to epic heroes. Equipment is colorable, allowing more freedom and creativity when creating your characters'. There are five alternatives to Character Creator 2D for Windows, Steam, Online / Web-based and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is The Character Creator, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Character Creator 2D are HeroMachine (Free), ePic Character Generator (Freemium), KOPICS (Freemium) and Portrait Wizard (Paid).

    This page was last updated Sep 1, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      The Character Creator is a front-end interface for creating characters in SVG from a series of menus presented to the user. Characters can then be exported (downloaded) and used in games, comics, websites, etc.
    1. Due to the program being designed in Flash the current versions will stop working come 2021 Jan 1. There was an September 26, 2019 announcement (Flash Support is Ending but HeroMachine Is NOT!

      Discontinued

      HeroMachine is Flashed based and the latest news is that the efforts to make an updated version have not worked out. The best can be done is to download the flash version and a flash player.

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    2. ePic Character Generator lets you create realistic character images you can use as assets for your games, illustrations for your stories, or avatars for your role-playing sessions.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Steam
      Select and combine parts to create manga-style illustrated characters. Features - 16:9 monitor Support. - Intuitive operation with simple mouse operation. - Create illustrations without drawing and painting illustrations.
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      • Windows
      • Steam
      Portrait Wizard is a tool for creating custom hand-drawn like character portraits. You puzzle together your portrait by choosing from a wide selection of parts, and manipulate them to create your own unique custom portrait.
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