The Image object displays a static or animated image. The visual content of an Image is determined by the associated Texture asset and an optional Animation asset. Images can have a custom color or shape.
Fig: Image object
Image is the most versatile and commonly used object type in Novelty.
Example use cases:
- Static images (textures, backgrounds, etc.)
- Visual element of another object.
On some hardware textures will get resized to increments of powers of two (256, 512, ...). This will create blank areas that only appears when the Image is tiled.
<Image name="My image" texture="My texture" />