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 +Tiles are small images designed in a way that they can be combined on a regular grid to produce bigger and varied images, so called tile maps.
 +A tile set (tile [[Sequence]] would be a more accurate term) is an ordered collection of tiles.
 +In the same way as an Indexed Image holds pixel indices at each position to determine the color of a pixel at that position by referencing that index in the Palette, a tile map holds indices which reference a tile in a tile set.
 +Unlike pixels, tiles can be non-rectangular,​ for example hexagonal or diamond shaped.
 +further reading:
 +  * [[wp>​Tile-based_video_game|Tile-based Video Game]]
 +  * [[wp>​Tiled_rendering|Tiled Rendering]]
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