PixelMaker Alternatives

    PixelMaker is described as 'drawing program designed specifically for making pixel art. Using easy to use tools on your device, you can design images as simple or as complex as you like' and is a Image Editor in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 25 alternatives to PixelMaker for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and iPad. The best alternative is Aseprite, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like PixelMaker are LibreSprite (Free, Open Source), Pixelorama (Free, Open Source), Marmoset Hexels 3 (Paid) and Grafx2 (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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    2. LibreSprite is a free and open source program for creating and animating your sprites. * Real-time animation previews. * Onion skinning. * Multiple sprites can be edited at once. * Ready to use palettes, or make your own. * Sprites are composed of both layers & frames.
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    3. 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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    4. Hexels is a creative suite for grid-based painting, animation, and design. The Hexels canvas is a paintable grid of geometric shapes that lets artists create complex designs with the stroke of a brush.
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    5. GrafX2 is a bitmap paint program inspired by the Amiga programs Deluxe Paint and Brilliance.


    6. Animation graphic editor easy to use - Powerful tool for spriting and pixel art.
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    7. 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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    8. 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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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Easy and intuitive, mobile pixel art editor.
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    9. Pyxel Edit is a pixel art drawing application especially designed for working with tiles. Place tiles to form a level, edit them directly to see how they all work together, then export your tileset and the level data, and load it into your game.
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