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Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby bitterbug » Wed Dec 16, 2009 12:06 am

It starts off with the lowly grass tile and goes from there. An excellent read all around:
http://www.gas13.ru/v3/tutorials/sywtbapa_almighty_grass_tile.php

Another must-read tiling thread:
http://www.wayofthepixel.net/pixelation/index.php?topic=9865.0

Antialiasing:
http://neota.castleparadox.com/aa_tutorial.html

Adding Detail:
http://www.matriaxweb.com/tutoriales/estados/estadosi.htm

Creating "Dolls" (chibi like characters):
http://www.kawaiihannah.com/pixelart/tutorials.php

Derek Yu on Character Pixeling:
http://www.derekyu.com/?page_id=218

How to scale pixel art:
http://www.drububu.com/tutorial/scaling_pixelart.html

Various tutorial Collections:
http://pixel.oceansdream.net/

Palette Management in Graphics Gale:
http://www.rpgrevolution.com/forums/index.php?showtopic=35311


Tools:

GraphicsGale (Win) - http://www.humanbalance.net/gale/us/

PixelFormer (Win) - http://www.qualibyte.com/pixelformer/

Cosmigo ProMotion (Win) - http://www.cosmigo.com/promotion/index.php

mtPaint (Win/Lin) - http://mtpaint.sourceforge.net/

Pixen (OSX) - http://opensword.org/pixen/

Sprite Rotation tool - http://info.sonicretro.org/RotSprite


Reference Art
(use for technique and inspiration - don't jack other peoples work)
http://spriters-resource.com/



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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby 24 » Wed Dec 16, 2009 1:10 am

Yeah I remember this site. It's good. ;) And holds lots of great info.
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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby RPGking » Wed Dec 16, 2009 1:16 am

mmhmm :D

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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby Stephen Chapman » Wed Dec 16, 2009 1:31 am

This site is amazing!

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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby mm001 » Wed Dec 16, 2009 5:10 pm

cool!
I know most of these Statute, I know pixel art!
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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby Stephen Chapman » Thu Dec 17, 2009 6:07 am

I have more respect for isometric pixel-art after reading these tutorials. It truly is brilliant.
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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby lbdl » Thu Dec 17, 2009 8:19 am

splendid these tutorials
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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby Ixayou » Fri Dec 18, 2009 8:00 am

Thats a great tutorial i have improved my art style a lot after reading it :D
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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby Dunce » Fri Dec 18, 2009 2:34 pm

Heh, this is where I learn to do Isometrics.
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Re: Pixel Art Tutorials

Postby Partysofa » Fri Dec 18, 2009 3:20 pm

Ixayou wrote:Thats a great tutorial i have improved my art style a lot after reading it :D


Same with me, I read all of the tuts


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