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SpriteIlluminator Release Notes

Version 1.3.0 (2016-03-24)

Features

  • Rectangular & elliptical marquee tool
  • Tablet support (pen + eraser, pressure sensitive)
  • Write animated gif files
  • Crashreporter (Windows)
  • Remember last settings (Bevel, Emboss)
  • Import Photoshop (PSD), TIFF and many other image formats

Fixes

  • Crashes on Dell/Alienware computers with backup software installed
  • Crash in Undo
Mac OS X (64 bit) Windows (32 bit) Windows (64 bit) Ubuntu (64 bit)

Version 1.2.2 (2015-11-18)

Features

  • updated license key dialog
  • better support for HiDPI displays (4K)
Mac OS X (64 bit) Windows (32 bit) Windows (64 bit) Ubuntu (64 bit)

Version 1.2.1 (2015-06-18)

Features

  • Function to export lit sprite

Fixes

  • Use opacity value for "erase all"
  • Problem when renaming .sip file
Mac OS X (64 bit) Windows (32 bit) Windows (64 bit) Ubuntu (64 bit)

Version 1.2.0 (2015-04-27)

Features

  • Structure tool with various patterns
  • Import normal maps
  • Brush size preview
  • Better layout for smaller screens
  • Reload changed sprites from disk
  • Sprite overlay in normal map display mode
  • Bevel filter direction: up / down
  • Angle brush fill
Mac OS X (64 bit) Windows (32 bit) Windows (64 bit) Ubuntu (64 bit)

Version 1.1.1 (2015-04-07)

Fixes

  • OpenGL visualization problem on old MacOS versions
  • Memory leak
Mac OS X (64 bit) Windows (32 bit) Windows (64 bit) Ubuntu (64 bit)

Version 1.1.0 (2015-03-31)

Features

  • Apply bevel+emboss effects on multi-selection
  • Linux version
  • Finer undo-steps in selection tools
  • Update file paths when sprite files have been moved

Fixes

  • Border artifacts
Mac OS X (64 bit) Windows (32 bit) Windows (64 bit) Ubuntu (64 bit)

Version 1.0.0 (2015-03-05)

Features

  • Official Release Version
  • Improved file format
  • Open "publish as" dialog on first "publish"
  • Use scroll wheel to zoom (Windows)

Fixes

  • Shift-click problem with height brush
  • Performance issues on MacBookPro with Trackpad
Mac OS X (64 bit) Windows (32 bit) Windows (64 bit) Ubuntu (64 bit)

Version 0.9.0beta (2015-02-24)

Features

  • Blur brush tool
  • Display sprite outlines in normal map display mode
  • Update angle picker when angle is selected in texture
  • Bevel tool: better quality on semi-transparent sprites
  • Better icons in sprite list
  • Angle picker mouse cursor
  • Improved light cursor
  • Demo sprite on start screen

Fixes

  • Brush shift-click with selection
  • OpenGL rendering artifacts
  • Ctrl/Alt/Shift handling in paint tools
  • "reset" button in AnglePicker
  • Visualization of selection when zoomed in
  • Scaling of Zoom slider
  • Pan mode problem on Windows
  • Selection of first item in sprite list

Version 0.8.2beta (2015-02-13)

Features

  • Display keyboard shortcuts
  • Bevel, emboss using dialog
  • Default brush sizes adjusted
  • Better visualisation of pixel selection
  • Improved angle brush settings
  • Added redo/undo icons
  • Updated icons for view modes
  • Display sprite outline in normal map display mode
  • Automatically switch to lighted texture when using tools

Fixes

  • Working with multiple windows
  • Crash when closing main window

Version 0.8.1beta (2015-02-05)

Features

  • Initial beta release