Qixel - Pixel Animation Maker 4+

Retro animated pixel loops

Frosby Designs Ltd.

Designed for iPad

    • 4.8 • 4 Ratings
    • Free
    • Offers In-App Purchases



Become a Qixel animator in seconds with with Qixel Animate!

Remember how the animated sprite loops in the original pixel games were short and sweet? We challenge you to make a great looking animation in no more than 6 frames - old school!

Draw in stylised 'Qixel' blocks (think 3d pixels) to create awesome little pixel animations in a 20 x 20 grid.

Great for retro games fans who like 8bit pixel graphics and artists who want to practice character design for Minecraft skins.

- Choose from 3 frame speeds
- Add music loops when you play back your animations
- Save your animations to a gallery
- Designed to be easy to use on mobiles and tablets for simple repeat play

How to use

Press the info button on the home page for a basic guide and press the Tutorial button on the home page to view the detailed guide.


Press the 'Examples' button on the home page to see some ready made pixel animation to give you some ideas. Don't forget to add some music to groove to!

Qixel - Pixel Art Maker

If you like this app and want to draw with 4 qixel shapes, check out our original Qixel app. Draw full screen and export your Qixel art to your iOS Photos app.

What’s New

Version 1.0.4

- Added the option to remove Ads with an in-app purchase.

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5
4 Ratings

4 Ratings

London Matt ,

Super pixel fun. Yay!!

get it, it’s great

App Privacy

The developer, Frosby Designs Ltd., indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

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  • Identifiers
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  • Diagnostics

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