“Fix my sprite!” Volume 3

Volume 3: Smaller pixel styles. Taking a break from the usual ‘fighter’ sizes, we discover that smaller isn’t always easier.

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Resizing your sprites with Nearest Neighbor

Resizing your sprites with Nearest Neighbor

If you’re the type who enjoys building your sprites pixel-by-pixel straight from the ground up but find the results stiff and lifeless, consider this quicker method.

Difficulty: Basic7 comments

“Fix my sprite!” Volume 2

Fix My Sprite! Vol. 2

Volume 2: Reducing detail doesn’t mean reducing style. Plus: How to fix sprites in Photoshop

Difficulty: Medium2 comments

“Fix my sprite!” Volume 1

"Fix My Sprite!" Vol. 1

Volume 1: “Too much detail, too little fun”. How building your sprite with too much attention to detail strains the eye and the artist

Difficulty: Medium8 comments

Spriting basics: Anti-aliasing

Spriting Basics: Anti-aliasing

It’s probably one of the first lessons you’d learn from most pixeling tutorials, so here’s some quick examples to get you thinking about this useful technique

Difficulty: Basic1 comment

Pixel a Capcom Background

Imitate Capcom’s 50% dithering style to pixel a Street Fighter or Marvel stage

Difficulty: Hard8 comments

Speed Spriting in Photoshop

Got the basics down and want to start producing stuff faster? Try this Photoshop trick and save yourself tons of coloring work

Difficulty: Medium8 comments

A Basic Sprite Tutorial

A basic sprite tutorial

Turn your drawing into pixel art using simple Photoshop or GIMP tricks

Difficulty: Basic41 comments