Images and Sprites - Reading Assignment


#1

Welcome to this assignment. Please answer the following questions from the lecture. Feel free to ask questions here as well if you need the help.

  1. What is the different between a simple PNG image and a sprite?
  2. Can sprites be animated?

#2
  1. A png is file format for images while sprites can be in any format and can be programmed to be interactive.
  2. Yes, sprites can be animated.

#3
  1. PNG is an image file format with lossless compression and supports transparency. PNG files are used to create sprites which is a collection of PNG files used to integrate graphics into a game.

  2. Sprites can be animated.


#4
  1. What is the different between a simple PNG image and a sprite?
    PNG is static and sprite can be static or animation.
  2. Can sprites be animated?
    yes

#5
  1. PNG - Image
  2. Sprite - a collection of PNG.
    Sprite = yes to animation

#6
  1. a PNG image is just a static image file, while Sprites are seperate projected images drawn on screen. You can use a PNG image as a spite in your game. To use it as an icon or something

  2. Sprites can be animated (ex. loop of different images like GIF's)

GreetZzzz :v:


#7
  1. *What is the different between a simple PNG image and a sprite?
    PNG is an image format. Simple images are generally static. In reference to games a simple images might be a static background. A Sprite is an image based object that can be static or animated and represents an item in a game such as a character, a tree, a mob, etc.
  2. Can sprites be animated? Yes.