Top 10 Free 2D Game Design Resources

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  1. Tony Mars

    Tony Mars New Member

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    Beginning game developers do not always have the opportunity to buy expensive game arts. I had once also faced this problem. And now I decided to share the top 10 free resources with 2D art for games.

    1. CraftPix Free Game Assets

    A lot of high-quality free game assets: Sprites, GUI, Backgrounds, Icons, Tilesets. The whole graphics is designed for different genres from simple platformer to RPG. The license allows the use for commercial purposes. Constant updating.


    2. Open Game Art

    A large website where the authors post their game assets for free use. Here you will find thousands of interesting works that you can use in your projects.



    Section with free graphics for indie developers. Various artists spread here game assets. Just choose your favorite and download.


    4. Kenny Game Assets

    Studio of game graphics Kenney that produce game assets. Some of them are available free of charge. It has a clearly expressed style.


    5. Super Game Asset

    Here you can download graphic sets for RPG games. Mostly icons and tilesets. The quality of of works is high.


    6. Mobile Game Graphics

    A section on the website where you can download the game graphics, available for free. Here you will find the backgrounds, characters and other assets. Just choose the one you like.


    7. Yoyo Games

    Rubric with free game assets. A large number of interesting graphics, mainly for puzzles. Also available music and program codes.



    Blog where the author KRASI WASILEV from Latvia lays out game assets in PNG format. All graphics on the website is free, but you can thank the author using the donate.


    9. UnLucky Studio

    UnLucky Studio provides free game assets for indie developers in a special section on the website. Perfect for those who create casual games. Author Sujit Kumar Yadav.


    10. Reiner's Tilesets

    On this site you will find a large number of graphic elements for creating games. Just go to the appropriate section, then find the appropriate graphics and click download.

    #1 Tony Mars, Apr 14, 2017
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