Gif sprite sheet creator

World's simplest gif tool

This online utility lets you create a sprite sheet from a GIF animation. All GIF frames can be printed on a horizontal or vertical sprite strip or they can be arranged in a rectangular sprite sheet grid with the specified number of rows and columns. You can also reverse the order of frames, remove unwanted frames, add padding, change the background color, and preview the GIF at a slower or faster speed. Created by GIF experts from team Browserling.
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GIF Animation
Animate the input GIF.
Speed of GIF animation. (1000 = 1 second.)
Play the GIF in reverse order.
Sprite Sheet
Rows.
Columns.
Skip these GIF frames. (Examples: "1, 4", "5-9", "2, 4-6".)
Add padding around the sheet.
Background Replacement
Background of the input GIF. (Skip if you don't want to change background color.)
Fuzzy matching percentage of background color. (Allows matching color tones.)
New background color in the output sprite sheet.
Gif sprite sheet creator tool What is a gif sprite sheet creator?
This is a browser-based GIF to sprite sheet converter. It extracts all frames from the loaded GIF animation and lays them out in an image sequence called a sprite sheet. There are three types of sprite sheets – vertical, horizontal, and rectangular. The vertical and horizontal sprite sheets are called sprite strips but the rectangular sprite sheet is called a sprite grid. By default, the frames are drawn in a horizontal animation strip as it's the most popular type but you can change the dimensions and the layout of the sprite sheet to any of the three possible types by adjusting the rows and columns options. For example, by specifying the number of rows equal to 2 and the number of columns equal to 5, you will get a sprite rectangle with a width of five frames and a height of two frames. You can also specify only one of the dimension parameters. For example, if you enter only the rows value equal to 2 and leave the columns value empty, the program will fit all frames in 2 equal horizontal lines. If only the columns number is specified, for example, 3, then the program will distribute all frames into three equal vertical columns. When you open a GIF, you can use the GIF animator options to enable or disable its playback, control the frame rate, and reverse the order of sprites in it. GIF's framerate is determined by how long a single frame is displayed before moving to the next frame. By default, it's 250 milliseconds for each frame, which equals 4 frames per second. The playback order of GIF frames can be either forward (from the first frame to the last) or backward (from the last frame to the first). When playing a GIF, frames are counted above the input box and you can easily delete frames that you don't need by entering their numbers in the skip frames option. You can also change the background color of sprites or add a new background if there is none. For example, if the background color of a GIF is red and you want to change it to blue, then you need to enter "red" in the GIF background color field and "blue" in the new sprite background field. If the given GIF is transparent and has no background, then simply enter "transparent" in the GIF background color. Also, with the color tone threshold option, you can control how many similar shades of the given color will be replaced. If you increase the percentage, more shades and tones will be matched and if you decrease the percentage, then only the given color or just a few tones will be replaced. And finally, you can also add extra padding around the sprite sheet. Gifabulous!
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Nyan Cat
In this example, we load a GIF of the Nyan Cat and extract all frames as a series of images from it. The GIF contains 8 sprites and we process them in order (from the first to the last). In the sprite sheet size options, we only specify the rows value and set it equal to 1. This way, we get a single horizontal sprite strip with all eight animation frames one after another. Also, to see the entire GIF, we animate it at the speed of 200 milliseconds per frame (which equals 1000/200 = 5 frames per second). GIF source: Giphy.
In this example, we load a GIF of the Nyan Cat and extract all frames as a series of images from it. The GIF contains 8 sprites and we process them in order (from the first to the last). In the sprite sheet size options, we only specify the rows value and set it equal to 1. This way, we get a single horizontal sprite strip with all eight animation frames one after another. Also, to see the entire GIF, we animate it at the speed of 200 milliseconds per frame (which equals 1000/200 = 5 frames per second). GIF source: Giphy.
In this example, we load a GIF of the Nyan Cat and extract all frames as a series of images from it. The GIF contains 8 sprites and we process them in order (from the first to the last). In the sprite sheet size options, we only specify the rows value and set it equal to 1. This way, we get a single horizontal sprite strip with all eight animation frames one after another. Also, to see the entire GIF, we animate it at the speed of 200 milliseconds per frame (which equals 1000/200 = 5 frames per second). GIF source: Giphy.
Required options
These options will be used automatically if you select this example.
Animate the input GIF.
Speed of GIF animation. (1000 = 1 second.)
Play the GIF in reverse order.
Rows.
Columns.
Skip these GIF frames. (Examples: "1, 4", "5-9", "2, 4-6".)
Add padding around the sheet.
Background of the input GIF. (Skip if you don't want to change background color.)
Fuzzy matching percentage of background color. (Allows matching color tones.)
New background color in the output sprite sheet.
Zootopia
In this example, we create a sprite grid from a GIF of smiling Flash Slothmore from our favorite cartoon, Zootopia. Sloths are known to be very slow and it takes Flash 48 GIF frames to express his emotions. We split the GIF into individual frames and to make them fit in a 6-by-7 grid (6 rows and 7 columns), we remove 6 frames from the animation. The removed frames are every 9th frame (frames 1, 9, 18, 27, 45). GIF source: Tenor.
In this example, we create a sprite grid from a GIF of smiling Flash Slothmore from our favorite cartoon, Zootopia. Sloths are known to be very slow and it takes Flash 48 GIF frames to express his emotions. We split the GIF into individual frames and to make them fit in a 6-by-7 grid (6 rows and 7 columns), we remove 6 frames from the animation. The removed frames are every 9th frame (frames 1, 9, 18, 27, 45). GIF source: Tenor.
In this example, we create a sprite grid from a GIF of smiling Flash Slothmore from our favorite cartoon, Zootopia. Sloths are known to be very slow and it takes Flash 48 GIF frames to express his emotions. We split the GIF into individual frames and to make them fit in a 6-by-7 grid (6 rows and 7 columns), we remove 6 frames from the animation. The removed frames are every 9th frame (frames 1, 9, 18, 27, 45). GIF source: Tenor.
Required options
These options will be used automatically if you select this example.
Animate the input GIF.
Speed of GIF animation. (1000 = 1 second.)
Play the GIF in reverse order.
Rows.
Columns.
Skip these GIF frames. (Examples: "1, 4", "5-9", "2, 4-6".)
Add padding around the sheet.
Background of the input GIF. (Skip if you don't want to change background color.)
Fuzzy matching percentage of background color. (Allows matching color tones.)
New background color in the output sprite sheet.
Sonic Gold Ring
In this example, we turn a GIF of a rotating gold ring from Sonic the Hedgehog game into a 4×4 square sprite sheet. We play the GIF in reverse and the animation frames go from the end to the beginning. As the GIF is reversed, so are the sprites in the output sprite sheet. We also add padding of 20 pixels around the rings and change the background color from green (hex code #00A843) to red (hex code #A01515) using a color tone fuzzy match threshold value of 15% (which means match all greenish tones within 15% of the green color). GIF source: Spriters Resource.
In this example, we turn a GIF of a rotating gold ring from Sonic the Hedgehog game into a 4×4 square sprite sheet. We play the GIF in reverse and the animation frames go from the end to the beginning. As the GIF is reversed, so are the sprites in the output sprite sheet. We also add padding of 20 pixels around the rings and change the background color from green (hex code #00A843) to red (hex code #A01515) using a color tone fuzzy match threshold value of 15% (which means match all greenish tones within 15% of the green color). GIF source: Spriters Resource.
In this example, we turn a GIF of a rotating gold ring from Sonic the Hedgehog game into a 4×4 square sprite sheet. We play the GIF in reverse and the animation frames go from the end to the beginning. As the GIF is reversed, so are the sprites in the output sprite sheet. We also add padding of 20 pixels around the rings and change the background color from green (hex code #00A843) to red (hex code #A01515) using a color tone fuzzy match threshold value of 15% (which means match all greenish tones within 15% of the green color). GIF source: Spriters Resource.
Required options
These options will be used automatically if you select this example.
Animate the input GIF.
Speed of GIF animation. (1000 = 1 second.)
Play the GIF in reverse order.
Rows.
Columns.
Skip these GIF frames. (Examples: "1, 4", "5-9", "2, 4-6".)
Add padding around the sheet.
Background of the input GIF. (Skip if you don't want to change background color.)
Fuzzy matching percentage of background color. (Allows matching color tones.)
New background color in the output sprite sheet.
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Quickly view, play and download individual GIF frames.
Quickly create a sprite sheet from all GIF frames.
Quickly create a GIF animation from a sprite strip.
Quickly change the speed a GIF animation is played at.
Quickly flip a GIF animation horizontally or vertically.
Quickly reverse all frames in an animated GIF.
Quickly minify a GIF and make it smaller in size.
Quickly change the background color of an animated GIF.
Quickly change how many times a GIF gets repeated.
Quickly rotate a GIF animation by the given angle.
Quickly change the width and height of a static or animated GIF.
Quickly crop a region from a GIF animation.
Quickly redact sensitive information from a GIF.
Quickly pixelate any region in a GIF animation.
Quickly blur any region in a GIF animation.
Quickly sharpen any region in a GIF animation.
Quickly increase or decrease the brightness of a GIF.
Quickly increase or decrease the contrast of a GIF.
Quickly make any color in a GIF transparent.
Quickly fill transparent GIF regions with a solid color.
Quickly delete one or more frames from an animated GIF.
Quickly extract multiple frames from a GIF.
Quickly preview a GIF animation at any framerate (fast or slow).
Quickly shuffle frames of a GIF animation.
Quickly increase the size of a GIF.
Quickly change the total playback time of a GIF.
Quickly surround a GIF animation with a border.
Quickly remove the border that surrounds a GIF animation.
Quickly add a background to an animated GIF.
Quickly remove the background from an animated GIF.
Quickly add any text (captions, subtitles) on an animated GIF.
Quickly add a running time clock to a GIF animation.
Quickly add a counter that shows frame numbers.
Quickly round the corners of a GIF animation.
Quickly remove colors from a GIF and leave only gray shades.
Quickly cut a frame range or a time interval from a GIF.
Quickly decrease the framerate of a GIF animation.
Quickly increase the framerate of a GIF animation.
Quickly generate a solid color or color gradient GIF.
Quickly generate an animation with random color pixels.
Quickly generate a tiny 1x1 spacer GIF.
Quickly make a GIF loop back and forth.
Quickly draw random pixels on an animated GIF.
Quickly optimize a GIF animation to use less memory.
Quickly print low-level details about a GIF and its frames.
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GIF Creator
Create animated GIFs in your browser.
Pause a GIF
Freeze a GIF at a specific frame.
Rearrange GIF Frames
Change the order of frames in a GIF animation.
Add Frames to a GIF
Insert one or more frames in a GIF animation.
Unzoom a GIF
Decrease the size of a GIF.
Add Sound to GIF
Add an audio track to a GIF.
Fade-out a GIF
Gradually fade-out the frames of a GIF.
Fade-in a GIF
Gradually fade-in the frames of a GIF.
Cross-fade GIF Frames
Cross-fade a GIF frame by frame.
Stop GIF Loop
Stop looping the GIF and play it just once.
Normalize GIF Speed
Change the delay between all GIF frames to the same value.
Change GIF Framerate
Change the framerate of a GIF.
Change GIF Quality
Change the quality of a GIF.
Make a GIF Bigger
Increase the width and height of a GIF.
Make a GIF Smaller
Decrease the width and height of a GIF.
Convert GIF to Base64
Base64-encode a GIF.
Convert Base64 to GIF
Base64-decode a GIF.
Convert GIF to Base58
Base58-encode a GIF.
Convert Base58 to GIF
Base58-decode a GIF.
Convert GIF to APNG
Convert an animated GIF to an animated PNG.
Convert APNG to GIF
Convert an animated PNG to an animated GIF.
Convert GIF to Webp
Convert an animated GIF to an animated Webp.
Convert Webp to GIF
Convert an animated Webp to an animated GIF.
Convert GIF to AVIF
Convert a GIF animation to an AV1 animation (AVIF).
Convert AVIF to GIF
Convert an AV1 animation (AVIF) to a GIF animation.
Convert GIF to PNG
Export a single frame from a GIF to PNG.
Convert PNG to GIF
Convert a still PNG image to a static GIF.
Convert GIF to JPG
Export a single frame from a GIF to JPEG.
Convert JPG to GIF
Convert a still JPEG photo to a static GIF.
Convert GIF to BMP
Export a single frame from a GIF to BMP.
Convert BMP to GIF
Convert a still BMP file to a static GIF.
Convert GIF to BPG
Export a GIF animation to a BPG animation.
Convert BPG to GIF
Convert an animated BPG to an animated GIF.
Convert GIF to AVI
Convert a GIF animation to an AVI video.
Convert AVI to GIF
Convert an AVI video to a GIF animation.
Convert GIF to MP4
Convert a GIF animation to an MP4 video.
Convert MP4 to GIF
Convert an MP4 video to a GIF animation.
Convert GIF to MOV
Convert a GIF animation to a MOV video.
Convert MOV to GIF
Convert a MOV video to a GIF animation.
Convert GIF to GIFV
Convert a GIF animation to GIF video (GIFV).
Convert GIFV to GIF
Convert a GIF video (GIFV) to a GIF animation.
Convert GIF to Data URL
Create a Data URI from a GIF animation.
Convert Data URL to GIF
Reconstruct a GIF from a Data URI.
Convert GIF to ASCII Art
Draw one or more GIF frames as ASCII art.
Convert ASCII Art to GIF
Create an animation from multiple ASCII art drawings.
Convert GIF to ANSI Art
Draw one or more GIF frames as ANSI art.
Convert ANSI Art to GIF
Create an animation from multiple ANSI art drawings.
Convert GIF to Unicode Art
Convert a GIF animation to Unicode glyphs.
Convert Unicode Art to GIF
Create a GIF from multiple Unicode glyphs.
Change Colors in a GIF
Replace one color in a GIF with another.
Make GIF Black and White
Convert all colors in a GIF to just two black and white.
Extract GIF Colors
Find the color palette used in a GIF.
Extract GIF Color Index
Find the color index used in a GIF.
Randomize GIF Color Index
Randomly change the color indexes of a GIF.
Reduce GIF Colors
Remove colors from a GIF.
Re-quantize GIF Colors
Run various color quantization algorithms on a GIF.
Create a True Color GIF
Create a GIF with more than 256 colors.
Add Dithering to a GIF
Convert a non-dithered GIF to a dithered GIF.
Remove Dithering From a GIF
Merge dithered pixels and create a non-dithered GIF.
Change Delay of Frames
Change the delay interval between individual GIF frames.
Split a GIF
Split a GIF into two or more GIFs.
Join GIFs
Join two or more GIFs into a single GIF.
Shift a GIF
Shift GIF frames to the right or to the left.
Hide a Part of a GIF
Hide the selected area in a GIF by drawing a block over it.
Slice a GIF
Extract a part (a range of frames) from a GIF.
Duplicate a GIF
Create multiple GIF copies side-by-side.
Duplicate GIF Frames
Create multiple copies of individual GIF frames.
Skew a GIF
Skew a GIF animation by an angle.
Generate White Noise GIF
Create a GIF that animates white noise.
Create a Quasistatic GIF
Make a GIF animation so slow that it appears almost static.
Create an Empty GIF
Generate a GIF that contains nothing.
Glitch a GIF
Let Zalgo destroy a GIF animation.