Install Pixelorama on Nintendo Switch
Pixelorama is a free and open source pixel art editor, proudly created with the Godot Engine, by Orama Interactive.
Whether you want to make animated pixel art, game graphics, tiles and any kind of pixel art you want, Pixelorama has you covered with its variety of tools and features. Free to use for everyone, forever!
To run: Menu -> Graphics -> Pixelorama
To run in a terminal: pixelorama
Fortunately, Pixelorama is very easy to install on your Nintendo Switch in just two steps.
- Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Nintendo Switch.
- Use Pi-Apps to install Pixelorama.
For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest version of Switchroot L4T Ubuntu Jammy, which is currently version 5.1.2 Ubuntu Jammy.
Pixelorama will run on L4T Ubuntu ARM64.
Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Nintendo Switch with just a few clicks.
Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:
wget -qO- https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Botspot/pi-apps/master/install | bash
Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here: https://github.com/Botspot/pi-apps
Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install Pixelorama.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:
Then click on the Creative Arts category.
Now scroll down to find Pixelorama in the list.
Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install Pixelorama for you!