How many times have you wanted to start creating your own cartoons? Amazing animations full of effects and with soft and harmonic movements… everything is possible now with Toon Boom Studio 8 - one of the best 2D animation creator software on the market thanks to its enhanced and powerful features.
Toon Boom Studio 8 is the consumer-level version of Disney and Nickelodeon’s animation software. It has all the essential tools you need to produce and create your cartoons from zero. Start sketching your characters and generate a complete storyboard before you get in action. Get ready to make your ideas come to life!
How to use
Toon Boom Studio 8 is the software you need to create your graphic animations. The software supports all the professional animation techniques. From traditional ones, digital, puppets, stop-motion or rotoscoping, you can choose the one you are more comfortable with or mix all in one to get different and interesting effects.
Toon Boon Studio 8 lets you create your ideas from zero. Its drawing tools will help you to design your art, but you can import different pictures from your scanner or camera to work with. Using one of the most advanced bone rigging tools, animate your drawings has never been so easy. Just create a wire skeleton and animate the 2D object with 3D techniques. Thanks to that, your characters will move as smoothly and realistically as in real life.
The new lip sync engine will automatically fit the animation with your sound on few simple steps and will save you hours of frustrating and tedious work. Toon Boom Studio 8 includes different 3D environments where we place our 2D graphics and multiple effects as rain, smoke and flames to complete our scene.
Toon Boom Studio 8 is the consumer-level version of Disney and Nickelodeon’s animation software
The software is totally recommended for all graphic animators who want to jump into the professional league. This is a very good program to create your cartoons even though is not recommended for beginners. It is possible to download video tutorials from the official website for 10 dollars, but the whole program is thought out to be used mostly by professionals.
Toon Boom Studio 8 4.5 Features
Check the latest features for this Toon Boom Studio version:
- Path animation
- Lip-sync engine for instant talking
- Natural and smooth movement collection
- Storyline support
- New scene transitions
- Multiple drawing tools
- Enhanced and faster animation
- Import different types of media elements
- Blockbuster effects included in the action-packed program
- All new 3D camera movements
- Enhanced publishing features for HDTV, web and social networks
For more information about Toon Boom Studio 8, after downloading, feel free to check developer’s website .
Please check the system requirements before downloading the software, to check if your computer fits the software minimum.
- Operating system: Microsoft Windows 7 or 32 bits Tablet PC
- Processor: Dual Core Intel i3 or AMD Phenom II
- RAM: at least 2GB
- Graphic Card: 1280x1024 display supporting Direct3D or OpenGL with 256 MB
- Free Quicktime Player and Adobe Reader
- Operating system: MAC OS 10.8 or higher
- Processor: Intel
- RAM: at least 2GB
- Graphic Card: 1280x1024 display and 256MB RAM
Additional equipment as Wacom Digital Drawing, Digital Video recorder and a Scanner with TWAIN support is recommended.
- Quite a nice bone rigging system
- Compatible with a number of import formats
- Is the best in its field
- Quite complicated to learn
- There is no recording option for the software