Take the 2-minute tour ×
Graphic Design Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for Graphic Design professionals, students, and enthusiasts. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I redesigned this sprite sheet, based on Mega Man X in falcon armor. I designed it with Illustrator CS6 but when I exported it as a .png file and then imported it to PS CS6, I found that the character shook his whole body like crazy, while my aim was just breathing animation (head, chest and arms). I have tried a lot of ways and looked up on google but still didn't know how to solve it.

enter image description here

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 3 down vote accepted

Hello again (I'm the guy from StackOverflow).

I don't really understand the problem, but looking at your image I do notice something odd.

First of all, your sprite sheet has 6 frames and is 720 pixels wide. Normally, this would mean that each frame should be 720 / 6 = 120 pixels wide.

This is how each frame should be limited:

enter image description here

All rectangles there are equivalent. Now let's overlap your sprite sheet with my template:

enter image description here

There is a clear problem here. Your sprites are not evenly distributed. You can see his leg overflowing to other frames.

Instead, it should be kinda like this:

enter image description here

I don't know what are you doing to test the sprite sheet, but try replacing it with this one (I did it quickly so there's probably a subtle mistake somewhere, but I think that at least the shake will be less noticeable and will put you in the right path to fix it):

enter image description here

share|improve this answer
    
Thanks a lot bro !!!!!!!! I tried to find informations about u to keep in touch with you. I hope that we xcan be friends. @Omega –  ZGMF-X10A Jan 1 at 3:07
1  
@ZGMF-X10A: It worked? Click the green check to accept my answer :P. And if you need to contact me you can... uh, actually I'm not sure how. I also do game development. –  Omega Jan 1 at 3:46

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.