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Gimp Free & open source image editor.
Article related to this to make it so that you can use it as replacement for PhotoShop Gimp as Photoshop
Asesprite is an animated sprite editor & pixel art tool.
Cosmigo Pro Motion
Pro motion Pixel drawing and animation software, ideal for artists working on detailed and pixel precise graphics.
3ds Max is a 3D modeling and rendering software by Autodesk for making 3D animations, models, games and images (formerly 3D Studio and 3D Studio Max)
Blender is a free and open-source 3D graphics software used for creating animated films, visual effects, art, 3D printed models, interactive 3D applications and video games. By Blender Foundation.
MakeHuman a free and open source software to create realistic 3d humans, very useful when you don't have much time or you don't have experience modeling, easy and intuitive. You can also export the models and customize using other software.
Plugin to Export/Import MH models & rigs into Blender.
SFM on Steam Movie-making tool built and used by Valve to make movies inside the Source game engine. Because the SFM uses the same assets as the game, anything that exists in the game can be used in the movie, and vice versa.
GameMaker is best suited for 2D games, it can be quite powerful and it has less steep learning curve compared to Unity.
RPG Maker is an commercial tool for creating top-down 2D role-playing games.
Unity can be used to make both 2D and 3D games alike, previous experience with programming is recommended.
SFMLab Models, textures, maps, guides and NSFW resources for SFM.
Tutorials, articles, books, that sort of stuff.
Scripting TES / Fallout
Creation Kit Wiki for Skyrim & Fallout 4.
Cipscis Scripting tutorials for Fallout 3/NV & Skyrim.
Gamasutra "The Art & Business of Making Games"