What are the best Pixelesque alternatives?

    Pixelesque is described as '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' and is a Image Editor in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Pixelesque for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and iPad. The best alternative is GIMP, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Pixelesque are Adobe Photoshop (Paid), Pixlr (Freemium), Pixelmator (Paid) and Glimpse Image Editor (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 28, 2021

    1. Enter a world of infinite creativity with the comprehensive photo-editing and graphic design power of PaintShop Pro X8. Accelerate your photo editing with enhanced layers, more precise selection tools, faster brushes and extensive productivity-boosting improvements.
    2. 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. GrafX2 is a bitmap paint program inspired by the Amiga programs Deluxe Paint and Brilliance.
    4. Animation graphic editor easy to use - Powerful tool for spriting and pixel art.
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    5. DragonBones has a skeletal animation design panel named "DragonBonesDesignPanel" and a 2D skeletal animation library based on ActionScript.
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    6. 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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    7. A tool for creating, editing, and converting icons and bitmaps. Supports layers, supersampling, PNG optimization, Vista icon optimization, and more.

      Discontinued

      Last version was released in January 2009

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      • Windows
      IconLover 5.45 is a powerful, yet easy to use icon editor for making your own icons for any operating system, including Windows, Mac OS, *NIX, Android and iOS. It creates native Windows icons (ICO format) of all sizes.
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    8. Spine is 2D animation software designed specifically for software and game development. Animators, artists and programmers unite to bring your games alive.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Easy and intuitive, mobile pixel art editor.
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