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Old July 4th, 2008 (6:36 PM). Edited April 15th, 2010 by Spherical Ice.
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Things you'll need:
GimP. 2.0-2.4.
a D/P sprite(I used coronis Blue D/P sprite)

Step 1:
Open the D/P Sprite of Blue(or anyone else).
Click the resize tool.

Step 2:
put it to 64x64,
Then you're done... right?

Step 3
copy the resized image and go into paint, and paste it.
View 8x and edit the blur parts(the outlining of it is a bit screwed up,so refix the outline to the black color instead of grayish.)

Now you're done and ready to insert!
Finished Product:
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Old July 5th, 2008 (8:06 AM). Edited July 5th, 2008 by X-aveon.
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i would understand it better if there were screenshots of it.
but anyways... nice job! ive only been learning for like a year or two.
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Old July 5th, 2008 (10:24 AM).
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The problem with your tutorial is that when you zoom in on your finished product, it turns out that you're adding a bunch of colors that'll surpass the 16-color palette in hacks.

Look at all those shades of grey! It'd be a pain to remove those...

If you used my D/P Resizing Tutorial you'd get better results.

All the pixelation is gone!

I'm not trying to sound rude, but it saves the person a lot of time rather than going through later and removing all those excess pixels. :3
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Old May 20th, 2009 (2:53 PM).
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Old May 20th, 2009 (4:19 PM).
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Will this work with platinum?
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Old June 8th, 2009 (2:05 PM).
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Old April 25th, 2010 (1:34 PM).
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can u make images larger using this method? i made a pokemon sprite too small and dont wanna start all over
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