TexturePacker is one of the most popular sprite sheet creators tool for game developers in the market. One reason for this is the number of supported frameworks. TexturePacker creates multiple image and data files if not all sprites could be packed into a single texture, Optimises rendering speed and memory usage of an App or Game, it’s mutli-OS (OSX,Linux,Windows), and supports generating sprite sheets for different targets automatically (i.e. retina and non-retina).
This tutorial is about how to install Stencyl 3.1 on Ubuntu 14.04. Stencyl is a game creation platform that allows users to create 2D video games for computers, mobile devices, and the web. The software is available for free, with select publishing options available for purchase and it has extensive platform support, which includes iOS (iPhone/iPad), Android, , Flash, Windows, Mac, and Linux. The latest release Stencyl 3.1 comes with lots of bugfixes, improvements and new features Enhancements Up to 4x the capacity for animations on mobile targets.
ImageMagick is a software suite to create, edit, compose, or convert bitmap images. It can read and write images in a variety of formats (over 100) including DPX, EXR, GIF, JPEG, JPEG-2000, PDF, PNG, Postscript, SVG, and TIFF. Use ImageMagick to resize, flip, mirror, rotate, distort, shear and transform images, adjust image colors, apply various special effects, or draw text, lines, polygons, ellipses and Bézier curves. Some Key Features and Capabilities Format conversion: convert an image from one format to another (e.