If you want to create pixelshaded gradients you need matching palettes,
those are quite easy to create with any program that supports layers and
So... here's the trick =)
|You first need a palette for the first color of your gradient, be sure to make a palette that you can use and that matches your shading style =)|
|Now you have to decide what color you want it to fade in and create
a palette for this color, too.
Paste this new palette as a new layer above the original palette
|Dublicate the layer with the 2nd palette twice and place the palettes
on top of the old one.
Now you simply have to play around with tranparency until you have a nice "fading" palette =)
In my example the first dublicated layer is tranparency 62 and the 2nd is 34