Tile Studio  

1.Platform, price, and supplier/creator

o        Windows   

o        Freeware

o        Wiering Software: http://www.wieringsoftware.nl/


o        Tile Studio is a development utility for graphics of tile-based games, which contains a bitmap editor for creating tiles and sprites and a map editor for designing level maps

o        The output format is programmable, so it can be used together with most programming languages

3.Web Resources

o        Official website: http://tilestudio.sourceforge.net/  

o        Tutorial:    http://tilestudio.sourceforge.net/drawing.html

o        Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tile_Studio