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|33 Recommended Products||Recommendations||Platforms||License||Other platforms|
|#1 Aseprite· · ·||56 | 15||Windows; OSX; Linux||GNU||–|
|#2 GraphicsGale· · ·||23 | 1||Windows||–||–|
|#3 GrafX2· · ·||14 | 1||–||GPL||Amiga 68k, AROS, MorphOS, NetBSD, SkyOS|
|#4 Krita· · ·||18 | 3||Windows; Linux; OSX||Open source||–|
|#5 Paint.NET· · ·||14 | 4||Windows||CC||–|
|#6 Pyxel Edit· · ·||52 | 20||Windows; OSX||–||–|
GIMP isn't the first thing people will think of when you say Pixel Editor, but if you set it up nicely you can get some really cool things working for you in it. As you can s...
Cosmigo Pro Motion
Drawing and animation software for Windows designed similar to Amiga Deluxe Paint.
A closed source, highly optimized image editor with good pixel art capabilities.
Aseprite (GPL fork) is based on the latest GPL licensed version of Aseprite.
Adobe Photoshop is undoubted leader in graphical design, digital art and painting. Could be easily adapted to draw pixel art.
Browser-based, HTML5 pixel art editor, with Wacom tablet support (requires a plugin, which has limited browser+OS support) and collaboration features.
Paint Shop Pro
Especially the older versions of PSP (7,8... while it still was made by Jasc) were great for pixel art editing.
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