Jump to content

Thin grid in editor - update/plugin suggestion


Recommended Posts

English isn't my native language, sorry for my grammar mistakes.

 

Hey there!

I'm using Paint.NET since very long time and honestly this is best free graphic-making software I ever used to work with. Mainly, I use it to make memes, photo edit, or simple pictures, just like my avatar (pretty neat, right?). I am also making games in RPG Maker, so this software helps me to make tilesets, sprites etc., so I need to separate every frame because I don't want to use messy animations in my game. Sadly, there is no option to make a grid that has defined size. For now, I use a half-transparent layer for making a grid but it's not very comfortable since I work on big zoom (400%-500%).

 

tl;dr: I need grid, so I can make animations for my game in very big zoom. For now, I use a layer for that but it's not comfortable.

 

This is how my grid looks like: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B8gPdTUfr7wFdVlpdDNFeGU4Qk0

(sorry i didn't upload ss on forum or imgur, i have errors)

 

My suggestion is to add possibility of changing thin grid size in "view" tab. Would that be possible?

 

Thanks a milion!

Link to post
Share on other sites

If you're creating sprite sheets I recommend this plugin

It has the ability to set the frame size.

 

If you want a simple square grid, I usually use this plugin. It makes a checkerboard pattern in two contrasting colors.

 

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

×
×
  • Create New...