A downloadable tool for Windows, macOS, and Linux

Sprytile 💖 3D Pixels

Sprytile was built as a love letter to the aesthetics of pixel art graphics and early 3D games.

Sprytile gives artists tools in Blender that speed up crafting stylized textured low poly models that evoke the feel of that era in gaming.

Sprytile helps you go from 2D tiles to 3D models with ease

Tile Mapping for Blender

Tile map workflows makes building 2D maps for games fun and intuitive. Sprytile brings tile mapping tools to Blender to give you a powerful and intuitive way to create in 3D.

Sprytile combines the ease of creation with tile maps, with all the power and flexibility of your Blender workflow.

Pixel Perfect UV Painting

Sprytile's UV paint tools lets you UV map your model while working in the viewport. Model with Blender's flexible tools and then easily UV map faces to tiles with full control over stretching and maintaining texel density.

Sprytile is Open Source

Sprytile is an open source project and can be freely downloaded. Any support you give will help further the development of Sprytile and is much appreciated!

If Blender isn't your thing check out Crocotile, the inspiration for Sprytile!


Showcase

Check out art made with Sprytile in the Sketchfab collection.


Tutorial

A written quick start tutorial is available in the documentation, or in video form.

If you're completely new to Blender, Mort has an excellent tutorial for beginners to Blender and Sprytile.


Community

The Sprytile community and development adopts the contributor's covenant as the project code of conduct.

Rule 1, Be Kind!

Please Do:

  • Use welcoming, inclusive language
  • Be respectful of differences in viewpoints and experiences

Please Don't:

  • Troll / harass
  • Use gendered / racial / etc slurs

Forum

Sprytile has a community forum! Share the cool things you're making with Sprytile or ask a question, we'd love to have you!

Discord Server

Sprytile also has a Discord server! Come chat with the community!

Links

Changelog

Full changelog

August 26, 2018 -  v0.4.5

  • Feature: Implemented mesh decal layers
  • More user friendly multi selection build mode, placement does not have to be exact
  • Improved tileset loading workflow, added safeguards when loading textures
  • Certain keyboard shortcuts are configurable
  • Work plane normal can be set from cursor snap mode, press alt to set to face under mouse

March 8, 2018 -  v0.4.36

  • Bugfix for Blender v2.77

February 24, 2018 -  v0.4.35

  • Feature: High Resolution Tileset Beta
  • Enhancement: Added and cleaned up tooltips in UI
  • Enhancement: Option to disable outline for build preview

February 17, 2018 -  v0.4.33

  • Sprytile Data Cleanup Utility

Requirements

Blender version 2.77 or higher.

Published Mar 29, 2017
StatusIn development
CategoryTool
PlatformsWindows, macOS, Linux
Rating
(88)
AuthorJeiel Aranal
Made withBlender
Tags3D, Low-poly, open-source, Tilemap based tools
LicenseMIT License
LinksSource code

Install instructions

Sprytile requires the minimum of Blender version 2.77


Installation instructions

  1. Download the zip file.
  2. In Blender, open the User Preferences window by going to File > User Preferences.
  3. Switch to the Add-Ons section.
  4. Click the Install from File button at the bottom of the preferences window.
  5. Select the zip file and install.
  6. Enable the Sprytile add-on.
  7. Press the Save User Preferences if you'd like to use Sprytile in later Blender sessions.

Detailed installation and usage instructions available in the quick start tutorial.


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Download

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Sprytile Blender Addon 267 kB
Version 0.4.5 29 days ago

Development log

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