How to use a gif animated sprite

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How to use a gif animated sprite

#1 Post by Vnigma » Sun Apr 16, 2017 12:13 pm

hello
i already use animation by creating an image with motion but i would like to use an image.gif instead, can anyone tell me how cuz
when i declare a gif image it stays static.

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Re: How to use a gif animated sprite

#2 Post by indoneko » Sun Apr 16, 2017 1:21 pm

It would be better to export your animation to .webm instead of .gif
While Renpy still support non-animated gif and bmp, those format shouldn't be used in modern games.
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Re: How to use a gif animated sprite

#3 Post by trooper6 » Sun Apr 16, 2017 1:27 pm

Renpy deosn't supports animated gigs. Instead, use ATL to animate instead.
https://www.renpy.org/doc/html/atl.html
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Re: How to use a gif animated sprite

#4 Post by Imperf3kt » Sun Apr 16, 2017 4:36 pm

Gif has pretty bad compression. As stated above, use exported frames + ATL, or webm with vp9 codec.
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