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  1. "Locked" Palette

    in two ways:

    1.- show all colors in a static order: if i have 6 greens i want them together, not sorted by popularity

    2.- Unified palette for all frames: if i modify one color in the palette i want all frames to change

    thanks

    8 votes
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    • "Blending modes"

      I'd sugest implementing some kind of blending mode so it would be easier to produce effects like glow and many others.
      This would also make animation WAY cooler.
      btw, thanks for the awesome tool :)

      6 votes
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      • Option to set default filetype when saving.

        At the moment, both "Save As" and "Export" will default to the last-used filetype. This is awful because you might accidentally save your Pixen file as a flat image file and lose all your layers.
        If there were an option for default filetype, you could set it as a Pixen file or as your preferred filetype as you chose, and no longer be subject to the whims of your checkered past.

        4 votes
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        • Fix HSB Color Changing Glitch

          When I select a color from the palette (or anywhere) I can use that color and it works fine, but if I want to change the brightness in the HSB Color Sliders menu it changes the color's hue, saturation, and brightness. I can even just click on the slider's handle (not moving it) and it changes the color completely. It would be great if this was fixed, because I can hardly use the software without these precise changes that I use often

          3 votes
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          • 5 votes
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            • Bug: PNG opacity changes, alter the RGB values

              If I create a square texture and set the colour picker to an RGBA of 255, 0, 0, 128 (so at 50% opacity) before filling the texture, then saving the image as a PNG. On reload, the square is filled with the colour 64, 0, 0, 128.
              If I do this in pixen format, the RGBA values remain 255, 0, 0, 128

              This is only noticeable when you reload the PNG as initially it seems unchanged on saving. Can you fix this? I bought Pixen as I use it so much and was hoping this issue was fixed. Thanks for…

              2 votes
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              • Centering

                Allow the image to stay at the place of the previous frame when cycling frames. It's annoying to pan the image every time to edit a corner of the image when zoomed in.

                3 votes
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                • GUI on one window

                  I think making it so that all of the GUI was on one window. That would remove the hassle of having to move the tool and color window when it gets in the way of your image

                  4 votes
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                  • spray tool like mspaint

                    with variable pressure and optional interpolation between two colors

                    3 votes
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                    • Unified animation palette

                      When editing an animation, it would be good to have the option to show, on the left panel, all the colors used throughout all the frames.

                      17 votes
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                      • default starting tools

                        a preference pane to set the default (left/right) tools

                        I use the eyedropper as my right click and it would be nice if i didn't have to select it every time i open pixen.

                        14 votes
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                        • The onion skin

                          Pixen is a very good app !

                          But if we could see at least two or three images before AND after, like Toon Boom Animate, or TVPaint, it would be very nice ! :)

                          I think it's very important because without onion skin, it's hard to draw inbetweens...

                          Sorry for misspellings, i'm french and my english is very bad...

                          11 votes
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                          • Pixel size hot keys

                            I am used to using [ and ] to decrease and increase brush/pencil size respectively, and have found myself trying to do this in pixen too :P It is handy to have hotkeys to fiddle with sizing as you draw :)

                            6 votes
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                            • Mirror Map/Pattern Tool

                              When making a large repetitive image I'm finding myself hitting copy/paste/merge-below multiple times. It would be easier if i could select part of the screen and hold down(a key or brush) to duplicate the graphic following the cursor. Almost like creating an instant pattern.

                              5 votes
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                              • Love the app but, but it needs more tools

                                Like better paste features
                                Marquee tools (I do a lot of character sprites sheets, and its easy for me to copy and paste from this tool, because it keeps the margin square with in the grid.
                                Also theirs a couple of bugs on the app, like the app stops painting on the canvas if you have the program open from a long time, and stuff like that. i hope you take action on it, because this app has a lot of potential :)

                                12 votes
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                                • Re-Implement Tiling Preview

                                  This was my favorite feature, for showing what your graphic will look like when repeated many times; it saved a lot of time and it seems to have been removed. If it can't be done the same way it was in the past, perhaps make it work with the little preview window that pops up?

                                  54 votes
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                                  • dithering tool

                                    the only major feature that I see missing from this software is a tool for dithering. Please add one!

                                    14 votes
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                                    • Isometric grid

                                      How about Isometric grid? I think it's will be amazing and very helpful tool for isometric pixel art!

                                      57 votes
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                                      • Ability to change dimensions per animation frame.

                                        Ability to change dimensions per animation frame. Working on iOS JRPG and need extra width for player with weapon frames

                                        4 votes
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                                        • Symmetry tool

                                          Symmetry tool with 3 options: X-axis, Y-axis and XY-axis. For example.: when drawing something on the left half of canvas, symmetrically-mirrored drawing is made by pixen in realtime on the right half of canvas.

                                          9 votes
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