.ASE File Extension
File Type 1Aseprite Sprite File
What is an ASE file?
An ASE file contains a sprite created by Aseprite, an animated sprite editor and pixel art tool. It stores a 2D animation or graphic, which includes layers, frames, palettes, tags, and settings. ASE files may also be saved as .ASEPRITE files.
ASE and ASEPRITE files are saved in the same format and are the most common files associated with Aseprite. The files are created to store the sprite graphic or animation and can be closed and re-opened for further editing in Aseprite.
You can create an ASE file in Aseprite by selecting, then or , and choosing the ASE format. You can open an ASE file in Aseprite by selecting or and choosing the ASE file.
File Type 2Adobe Swatch Exchange File
.ASE File Association 2
File used by Adobe InDesign and Illustrator professional page layout and graphics applications; also used by Adobe Color, a touch app for Android and iOS devices; contains a color swatch, which is a saved collection of colors; allows illustrators and publishers to share color swatches.
NOTE: ASE files were introduced with version 2 of Adobe's Creative Suite (CS). Photoshop saves color swatches as .ACO files.
File Type 3Autodesk ASCII Scene Export File
.ASE File Association 3
Text file containing 2D or 3D scene information; exported by various Autodesk programs; saved in a text format, which is more compatible with other programs.
ASE files are similar to Autodesk .ASC files, but contain additional scene information, as well as points and shapes.
File Type 4Velvet Studio Sample
.ASE File Association 4
Audio sample used by Velvet Studio, an audio tracking program; used for creating different instrument sounds