How to make a tileset
This tutorial can be used with Paint Shop Pro and Photoshop.
Part 1: the set
begin with starting PSP or PS.
the file you can download here.
This is the palette of stencil.bmp.
The two marked colors (in the upper right corner) on this picture are the transparent colors.
your tiles on it(stencil.bmp) or if you already created the tiles, copy
them onto it.
it in your Jazz2/Tiles directory as a *.bmp. (Don't forget to use
another name. Otherwise all your tilesets will be called "stencil.bmp")
Part 2: the mask
the tileset picture.
parts that Jazz should walk through. Everything that isn't solid should
be the transparent color.
save it as a *.bmp in your Jazz/Tiles Directory. (not the same filename
as the normal set has).
Part 3: How to convert it to *.j2t
on the "Set" button above the tileset window.
on the "Add" button.
This is what you'll see.
Enter the filenames and choose the set (as shown in the picture).
Remember, always enable "Remap tileset palette". If you did, press OK.
Now select your tileset from the list and click "Build".
Your set is ready!!!!
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tutorial written by the New spaz