[RELEASE] 3DS Banner Maker 2.0 [GUI][WINDOWS]

Discussion in '3DS - Homebrew Development and Emulators' started by AlbertoSONIC, Mar 22, 2015.

  1. AlbertoSONIC
    OP

    AlbertoSONIC Pasta Team Member

    Member
    8
    Jun 27, 2014
    Italy
    3DS Banner Maker 2.0
    Create custom banner and icon files for your 3ds homebrews. Today I introduce you to version 2.0! This update brings:
    • NEW UI!
    • BANNER AND ICONS PREVIEW!
    • EASY TITLE, PUBLISHER AND OPTIONS MODIFICATION
    • NOW SELECTING IMAGES IS WAY EASIER
    • STILL BASED OFF SNAILFACE'S SCRIPT
    Screenshot:

    [​IMG]

    How to use:
    Put the compiled EXE and the "data" folder inside the same directory, the run the 3DS Banner Maker EXE! Output will be located in the same directory of 3DS Banner Maker.
    Changing the audio file is a "coming soon"

    Dependencies:
    Python 2, PIL Image libray (Python Image Library)
    Xcution's CiTRUS application is no longer a dependancy

    Download:
    GitHub: https://github.com/AlbertoSONIC/3DS_Banner_Maker
    Release: Download

    Credits:
    Snailface - Original Banner Maker's developer
    AlbertoSONIC (me)
     
  2. Apache Thunder

    Apache Thunder I have cameras in your head!

    Member
    14
    Oct 7, 2007
    United States
    Levelland, Texas
    Did you add support for importing CGFX/CWAV? Some of us like making 3D banners. ;) Refer to "BannerTool" which allows this. ;)
     
    Margen67 likes this.
  3. AlbertoSONIC
    OP

    AlbertoSONIC Pasta Team Member

    Member
    8
    Jun 27, 2014
    Italy
    I'll look into is as well as custom audio sound support (instead of the wii's Homebrew Channel sound). I want to make this the "definitive tool" for making banners ;)
     
    SLiV3R and I pwned U! like this.
  4. zoogie

    zoogie playing around in the dsiware

    Member
    19
    Nov 30, 2014
    Micronesia, Federated States of
    Banner Maker was good for its time but it's outdated now. Better to build your front end around bannertool.
    https://github.com/Steveice10/3DSHomebrewTemplate/tree/master/tools
     
    AlbertoSONIC likes this.
  5. piratesephiroth

    piratesephiroth I wish I could read

    Member
    9
    Sep 5, 2013
    Brazil
    Yeah, I like bannertool.
     
  6. Zidapi

    Zidapi GBAtemp Psycho!

    Member
    10
    Dec 1, 2002
    Great work! Tools like this make life a lot easier for devs.
     
    Margen67 likes this.
  7. KingOfHell

    KingOfHell Advanced Member

    Newcomer
    1
    Mar 15, 2015
    United States
    What are you using to create cgfx files? Or rather, what are you using to export into cgfx format?
     
  8. Apache Thunder

    Apache Thunder I have cameras in your head!

    Member
    14
    Oct 7, 2007
    United States
    Levelland, Texas
    EveryFileExplorer. ;)

    It has a option in the new file menu where you can create a new CGFX file from an OBJ file.
     
    Margen67 likes this.
  9. erk_is_my_homeboy

    erk_is_my_homeboy Member

    Newcomer
    1
    Feb 26, 2015
    United States
    Maryland
    Any chance of a linux build? I might try and set up a C# compiler later on. Your tool looks nice, but doesn't run using WINE!
     
  10. AlbertoSONIC
    OP

    AlbertoSONIC Pasta Team Member

    Member
    8
    Jun 27, 2014
    Italy
    I made this as a windows form project, so linux build is unavailable. About WINE, do you get some error?
     
  11. erk_is_my_homeboy

    erk_is_my_homeboy Member

    Newcomer
    1
    Feb 26, 2015
    United States
    Maryland
    Yes, I don't have python set up in my WINE environment, so that seems to be the issue. I will play with it some and report back if/when I find a way to use this tool on linux.
     
  12. AlbertoSONIC
    OP

    AlbertoSONIC Pasta Team Member

    Member
    8
    Jun 27, 2014
    Italy
    I'm switching to bannertool, which isn't python based. It'll still be windows only (wine too) ;)
     
  13. Cid2mizard

    Cid2mizard GBAtemp Fan

    Member
    4
    Aug 16, 2007
    France
    Maubeuge
    I want to use new version but i have an error "Impossible to find \data\banner.bnr" !!!
     
  14. DJPlayer

    DJPlayer Banned

    Banned
    2
    May 21, 2015
    Netherlands
    Does it supports 3D-Banners?
     
  15. SLiV3R

    SLiV3R 3DS Friend Code: 0473-9069-2206

    Member
    8
    Jan 9, 2006
    I have a lot of nes & gb/ gbc CIAS. Im not 100 % happy with the banners in those. Would it be easy to change with this tool?
     
  16. AlbertoSONIC
    OP

    AlbertoSONIC Pasta Team Member

    Member
    8
    Jun 27, 2014
    Italy
    I think you should wait bannertool support... But to add that support I need someone to send me latest compiled bannertool for windows...


    Yes, you can use this tool to make a new one ;)
     
    SLiV3R likes this.
  17. BORTZ

    BORTZ Tired of being the good guy

    Supervisor
    21
    GBAtemp Patron
    BORTZ is a Patron of GBAtemp and is helping us stay independent!

    Our Patreon
    Dec 2, 2007
    United States
    Pittsburgh
    AlbertoSONIC your text is dark on the dark theme and very hard to read.
     
  18. Marco D

    Marco D Advanced Member

    Newcomer
    2
    Mar 26, 2015
    Mexico
    Queretaro
    Nice, i will give it a try later today :D
     
  19. AlbertoSONIC
    OP

    AlbertoSONIC Pasta Team Member

    Member
    8
    Jun 27, 2014
    Italy
    Fixed ;)
     
    BORTZ likes this.
  20. Naked_Snake

    Naked_Snake Constant Miscreant

    Member
    4
    Oct 6, 2013
    Hyrule Field
    Does this program auto replace icons and banners into a CIA file?
     
Loading...
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice