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Pixelorama is a free and open source sprite editor, ideal for pixel art.

Pixelorama is ideal to let your creativity out! Make wonderful beautiful pixelart with this open source pixelart editor. By Orama Interactive

  • Choosing between 6 tools – pencil, eraser, fill bucket, lighten/darken, color picker and rectangle select – and mapping them to both of your left and right mouse buttons.
  • Are you an animator? Then you've come to the right place! Pixelorama has its own animation timeline with Onion Skinning just for you!
  • Different colors, brush sizes and brush types for each of the mouse buttons.
  • Custom brushes! Load your brushes from files or select them in your project with the selection tool, and they will get stored in .pxo files!
  • Random custom brushes! Every time you draw, expect to see a different random result!
  • Pixelorama has a multiple layer system! You can add, remove, move up and down, clone and merge as many layers as you like! You can also rename them, and change their opacity!
  • Import images and edit them inside Pixelorama. If you import multiple files, they will be added as individual animation frames. Importing spritesheets is also supported.
  • Export your gorgeous art as PNG files. Exporting your projects as spritesheets is also possible.
  • Save and open your projects as Pixelorama's custom file format, .pxo
  • Undo/Redo support!
  • Multiple theme support! Choose a theme from Dark, Gray, Godot, Gold and Light!
  • Horizontal & vertical mirrored drawing!
  • Tile Mode for pattern creation!
  • Split screen mode to see your masterpiece twice! And a mini canvas preview area to see it thrice!
  • Create straight lines for pencil, eraser and the lighten/darken tool by pressing Shift. If you also press Control, you can constrain angles with a step of 15.
  • Generate outlines for your images!
  • Υou can zoom in and out with the mouse scroll wheel, and pan by clicking it, or by pressing Space!
  • Keyboard shortcuts! We're pretty sure this is a lifesaver for most of you.
  • Rulers and guides!
  • Creating a new canvas with a size of your choosing.
  • Scale, crop, rotate, flip, color invert and desaturate your images!
  • English, Greek, German, French, Polish, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Traditional and Simplified Chinese, Italian, Spanish and Latvian localization support!

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Last updated
21 February 2020

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