A downloadable game for Windows, macOS, and Linux

A Java, GPU accelerated fractal explorer.

Supports Mandlebrot, Burning Ship, Tricorn, and Nova fractals.

Invert the fractal, turn on orbit traps, or enable the buddha to create mind blowing fractals.

Export images up to 16K PNGs, perfect for printing.

  • You can zoom into and investigate any fractal that is visible on your screen either with your mouse or with keyboard shortcuts
  • To save a fractal for later, click either of the favourite buttons to add it to your favourites.
  • To load it left click on it, to delete it right click. Any changes you make will be saved for when you next use the program.
  • You can export your current fractals as an image, click the Export button. You will be prompted to pick a size and a file to save too. Current settings will be used, if you have enough RAM allocated to Java, nearly any size should work.
  • To show/hide the settings dialog, simply click the Settings button. Alternatively, click the X in the top right of the settings dialog.

More information

Published 98 days ago
PlatformsWindows, macOS, Linux
Release date 98 days ago
TagsAbstract, artgame, fractal, Generator
Average sessionA few minutes
InputsKeyboard, Mouse, Touchscreen
AccessibilitySubtitles, High-contrast
LinksHomepage, Support, Twitter

Install instructions

Download the explorer, then click on it to launch. Requires Java.


Fractal Explorer.jar (595 kB)

Development log

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