Aseprite is an open-source sprite animation program that allows users to create animated sprite and pixel-art. Aseprite is a sprite editor that affords users the ability to create 2D animations for videogames. It is used to create pixel-art, retro-style graphics, and/or any graphics desired by the user using the 8-bit (and 16-bit) generation of consoles. Aseprite is provided via Steam key for Windows and also provided as DRM-Free. For key redemption, a free Steam account is usually required.
Thus, Aseprite is a program that hobbyists, pixel artists or game designers can use because it is great for any level of work. Moreover, since it is designed for this set of people, it tends to be versatile while being stylish.
Aseprite's intuitive interface makes it very easy for beginners to draw characters and layers.