Debian Games Project
Summary
Content development
development of game content

This metapackage will install a selection of suitable tools and packages for developing and editing game content like graphics, audio and video material. It enables artists to draw complex bitmap and vector images, create animated sprites and pixel art or render 3D images. It can also transform your computer into a full-featured audio workstation.

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Ardour
the digital audio workstation
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Ardour is a multichannel hard disk recorder (HDR) and digital audio workstation (DAW). It can be used to control, record, edit and run complex audio setups.

Ardour supports pro-audio interfaces through the ALSA project, which provides high quality, well designed device drivers and API's for audio I/O under Linux. Any interface supported by ALSA can be used with Ardour. This includes the all-digital 26 channel RME Hammerfall, the Midiman Delta 1010 and many others.

Ardour has support for 24 bit samples using floating point internally, non-linear editing with unlimited undo, a user-configurable mixer, MTC master/slave capabilities, MIDI hardware control surface compatibility.

It supports MIDI Machine Control, and so can be controlled from any MMC controller and many modern digital mixers.

Ardour contains a powerful multitrack audio editor/arranger that is completely non-destructive and capable of all standard non-linear editing operations (insert, replace, delete, move, trim, select, cut/copy/paste). The editor has unlimited undo/redo capabilities and can save independent "versions" of a track or an entire piece

Ardour's editor supports the community-developed LADSPA plugin standard. Arbitrary chains of plugins can be attached to any portion of a track. Every mixer strip can have any number of inputs and outputs, not just mono, stereo or 5.1. An N-way panner is included, with support for various panning models. Pre- and post-fader sends exist, each with their own gain and pan controls. Every mixer strip acts as its own bus, and thus the bus count in Ardour is unlimited. You can submix any number of strips into another strip.

Ardour's channel capacity is limited only by the number on your audio interface and the ability of your disk subsystem to stream the data back and forth.

JACK (the JACK Audio Connection Kit) is used for all audio I/O, permitting data to be exchanged in perfect samplesync with other applications and/or hardware audio interfaces.

Ardour is sample rate and size neutral - any hardware formats from 8 to 32 bits, and rates from 8kHz to 192kHz. Internal processing in 32/64 bit IEEE floating point format.

Further information can be found at https://ardour.org/.

Audacity
быстрый кросс-платформенный звуковой редактор
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Audacity — звуковой редактор для Linux/Unix, Windows, MacOS с поддержкой работы с несколькими дорожками одновременно. Его назначение — упрощение записи, проигрывания и редактирования оцифрованного звука. Позволяет анализировать спектр звука, создавать звуковые эффекты, отменять и повторять действия.

Поддерживает форматы Ogg Vorbis, MP2, MP3, WAV, AIFF, и AU.

Blender
быстрая и гибкая система трёхмерного моделирования и рендеринга
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Blender - это комплекс 3D моделирования, анимирования, рендеринга, пост- обработки, интерактивного создания и воспроизведения (игры). Blender имеет свой уникальный пользовательский интерфейс, полностью реализованный на OpenGL, при его создании делался упор на скорость. Возможна автоматизация работы программы с помощью сценариев на Python. В частности в виде сценариев реализованы импорт и экспорт в популярные форматы файлов, типа 3D Studio и Wavefront Obj. С помощью пакета создаются статические картинки, анимация, модели для игр, а также интерактивное информационное наполнение в виде самостоятельных программ.

Gimp
редактор растровых изображений от GNU
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GIMP — продвинутый редактор изображений. С помощью него можно редактировать, улучшать и ретушировать фотографии или сканированные изображения, рисовать и создавать собственные изображения. GIMP содержит большое количество профессиональных инструментов и фильтров, схожих с используемыми в Photoshop. Многочисленные настройки и такой функционал, как слои, контуры, маски и возможность автоматизировать действия с помощью командных скриптов, дают абсолютный контроль над редактируемым изображением.

GIMP поддерживает большое количество графических форматов, включая JPEG, Photoshop (.psd) и Paint Shop Pro (.psp). Также он может использоваться для сканирования и печати фотографий.

Для открытия файлов с удалённых серверов (например, через HTTP) необходимо установить пакет gvfs-backends.

Чтобы использовать MIDI-устройство (например, синтезатор) как устройство ввода в GIMP, необходимо установить пакет libasound2 и ознакомиться с руководством в /usr/share/doc/gimp/README.MIDI.

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Inkscape
vector-based drawing program
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Inkscape is an illustration editor which has everything needed to create professional-quality computer art. You can use it to make diagrams and illustrations, technical drawings, web graphics, clip art, icons and logos. A collection of hands-on tutorials show you how to combine lines, shapes and text of different types and styles to build up a picture.

A selection of powerful vector graphics editing tools comes as standard. There is excellent support for paths, gradients, layers, alpha transparency and text flow control. An extensive library of filters allow you to apply realistic effects and extensions allow you to work with bitmaps, barcodes and printing marks, amongst other things.

Most of the common vector formats are supported, including PDF, Adobe Illustrator and AutoCAD files, and it has unrivalled support for the SVG web graphics standard.

Between the suggested packages:

  • dia: to export Dia shapes;
  • libsvg-perl: to import .txt files (txt2svg extension);
  • libxml-xql-perl: to use the shadow effect;
  • python3-uniconvertor: enables several import/export extensions;
  • pstoedit: to work with eps files;
  • ruby: there are several extensions written in ruby;
Mtpaint
программа для создания пиксельной графики и обработки цифровых фотографий
Maintainer: Muammar El Khatib
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mtPaint -- свободная программа с открытым исходным кодом для редактирования изображений, использующая средства GTK+. Она направлена на создание изображений с индексированной палитрой и пиксельной графики.

Благодаря своему эффективному дизайну mtPaint может работать на старых компьютерах (например, процессор 200MHz и 32 Мб RAM). Программу можно использовать для редактирования изображений с индексированной палитрой или 24-битным RGB, она содержит основные инструменты для рисования и преобразования палитры.

Программа проста и удобна в использовании. Она может работать с файлами в форматах JPEG, GIF, TIFF, BMP, XPM и XBM.

Povray
Persistence of vision raytracer (3D renderer)
Maintainer: Andreas Beckmann
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POV-Ray is a full-featured ray tracer. Ray tracers simulate objects and light sources of the real world to calculate photorealistic, computer generated images. Because of the nature of ray tracing, this process is quite CPU-intensive, at the benefit of more realistic images compared to real time rendering techniques. For example, in POV-Ray, you can model a glass prism, and you will see a spectrum in the resulting image.

POV-Ray by itself is a command-line utility that will take scene descriptions, written in a special easy-to-understand language, to produce ray-traced images (or even a sequence of images, for animations). You can either write those scene-descriptions by hand, or use external tools to generate (parts of) the scene.

povray-includes is highly recommended in addition to this package.

Tiled
general purpose tile map editor
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Tiled is a general purpose tile map editor. It's built to be easy to use, yet capable of catering to a host of varying game engines, whether your game is an RPG, platformer or Breakout clone. Tiled supports plugins to read and write map formats, in addition to its map format, to support map formats in use by engines.

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