C64 Pixel Tools
These are two simple tools I used to make Rescuing Orc.
Convert PNG images into sprites and tilesets to be used by the Commodore 64.
Each tool has help in the
- Python 2.7
This tool takes an indexed PNG image and encodes it as a valid multicolor sprite.
The transparent and sprite specific colors can be specified with a flag, the shared colours are in ascending order.
The colors are not included in the output.
This tool takes an indexed PNG image and encodes it as a valid 4x8 multicolor tileset (charset).
The shared colors must be provided as a colon-separated list (eg. 0:1:12). The foreground is detected per tile (from 0 to 7, the tool converts it automatically to the 8 to 15 range).