Jim Bagley

Jim Bagley’s sprite tools

Jim has put together a set of tools to help converting .BMP images to the new sprite format of the Spectrum Next, ready to be hardware-accelerated on screen. Here they are:

An 8bit sprite screen with the correct palette for Spectrum Next.


This file converts any 8bit BMP into a raw Spectrum Next sprite file

  1. Extract the EXE out of this zip file
  2. to use type
  3. Convert2NextSpr filename S
  4. change filename to the name of your BMP image but leave out the .bmp part


Spectrum Next palette ACT file for Photoshop.