The c16 file extension is related to the C16 Creatures 3/Docking Station image format.

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C16 file extension - C16 Creatures 3/Docking Station image

What is c16 file? How to open c16 files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The c16 file extension is used in most Creatures 3/Docking Station images. These files actually store several images, so most agents only need one c16.

They can be viewed and edited with Creature Labs' SpriteBuilder, and previewed in Windows using GreenReaper's Sprite Thumbnail Viewer.

The c16 is a compressed version of the s16 file, where transparent pixels are grouped together as a pixel count.

The c16 files are used by the Creatures Evolution Engine to store compressed sprite data. They're compressed simply by Run Length Encoding (RLE) transparent pixels in the image files.

The default software associated to open c16 file:

Creatures 3 picture or screenshot

Creatures 3  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
CyberLife Technology Ltd.

Creatures 3 is the third game in the Creatures series. The game features a spaceship called the Ark with terrariums in which Albian environments have been recreated, and which the Shee have now abandoned.

Help how to open:

Use Creatures 3 to work with *.c16 files.

How to convert:

Creatures 3 may be able to export *.c16 game

List of recommended software applications associated to the .c16 file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open c16 file, edit c16 file, convert c16 file, view c16 file, play c16 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with c16 file - C16 Creatures 3/Docking Station image

Click on the software link for more information about Creatures 3. Creatures 3 uses c16 file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

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