Free GraphicsGale Alternatives

    The best free alternative to GraphicsGale is Aseprite, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to GraphicsGale and many of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to GraphicsGale are ezgif.com (Free), Grafx2 (Free, Open Source), Pixelorama (Free, Open Source) and Piskel (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Mar 29, 2021

    1. Aseprite (previously ASE, aka Allegro Sprite Editor) is a program to create animated sprites & pixel art. Sprites are little images that can be used in your website or in a video game.
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      Almost everyone thinks Aseprite is a great alternative to GraphicsGale.
    2. Ezgif.com is simple online gif maker and toolset for basic animated gif editing. Here you can create, resize, crop, reverse, optimize, and apply some effects to gifs.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      GrafX2 is a bitmap paint program inspired by the Amiga programs Deluxe Paint and Brilliance.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Pixelorama is a free and open source sprite editor, ideal for pixel art. In this page you'll be learning about the latest added features, as well as its features in general. It's made with Godot Engine, using GDScript.
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    3. Remember the good old 2D games and their beautiful sprites? With Piskel you can create your own in a few clicks. FEATURES Live preview Piskel gives you a live preview of your work. You no longer have to guess how it will look like when it's done: you see it!
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      Piskel vs GraphicsGale opinions
      Most users think Piskel is a great alternative to GraphicsGale.
      Piskel does a really good job and doesn't crash. I love the "dark" interface and the look of the app. :)
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

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    4. Pixelsque's goal is to be as simple as possible, while still retaining many powerful features. It works like any standard pixel art editor, with a pen, eraser, and shapes. Pinch zoom and two finger drag can be used to move around the image from anywhere.
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    5. Gifsicle is a command-line tool for creating, editing, and getting information about GIF images and animations. Making a GIF animation with gifsicle is easy. Some more gifsicle features: Batch mode for changing GIFs in place.
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    6. QGifer is a tool for extracting part of a video to an animated GIF file.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 0.2.1, released in June 2013, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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      QGifer vs GraphicsGale opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      is a gifing tool not a pixel art tool
      Negative comment about 3 years ago

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      Animations: Create animations and export them as spritesheets or animated GIFs. Tileset: Mockup your tilesets and export them as .png images.

      Discontinued

      Official product page unavailable.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Pixel art editor for the browser with infinite canvas.
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