Make your own cartoon videos using our free animation software!

Are you in the hunt for a free 2D animation software to create kickass cartoon videos? You’ve come to the right place! More than 800,000 people use Animaker. It is the perfect tool to make your own animations and cartoon videos!

What’s in store for you?

5 types of videos in Collaboration

Our Free Tool offers you five types of video styles which can be used in collaboration. This means a whopping (5 x 4 x 3 x 2 x 1) = 120 types of videos that can be made using Animaker.

5 types of videos using animaker

40+ Templates to choose from

You can either choose from the available 40+ Templates or start from scratch! As you can see, the templates can be sorted on the basis of type:
  • Typography
  • 2D Animation
  • Video Infographics
  • Vertical Video
  • Handcrafts
Animaker Templates Or on the basis of Genre:
  • Business
  • Health
  • Education
  • Food Travel Sports

Cartoon Characters

You can use 9 characters with each having over 50+ animation styles and 100+ expressions.

Here are the characters you can choose from:

Free Animaker Characters

This is just a preview though, in our premium versions you can gain access to up to 50+ characters with combined 2000+ animation styles.

Animated Props and Backgrounds

We have 100+ props and backgrounds for you to choose from. If you want more, you can even upload your own for free!

Animaker backgrounds

In the premium version, you can unlock upto 300+ backgrounds and 2700+ props!


With Multimove, you can make the animated props and characters move in a streamlined motion. This is used mostly for walk cycles. By adjusting the timings, you can increase or decrease the speed of the movement.

Animaker Multimove

Bezier Curve Tool

With the curve tool, you can make the animated characters move in a curved manner. This is useful for any rotary motion.

Animaker Curve Tool

Record Tool

The Record tool comes handy when it comes to changing expressions. You can change expressions as much as you want!

Animaker Record Tool

Camera Effects

The camera effects can make your video really stand out. You can zoom into a character or zoom out whenever required. There is also the unique PAN mode feature which you won’t find anywhere. Pan shots make your cartoon video more dramatic!

Maps and Charts

Animaker has the best video infographics out there. Convert your boring data into visual stories and inspire your audience in a way like never before! You can use many map charts to engage your audience.

Check out this video to get an idea of what all you can do with it:

Transition Effects

A cartoon video is not just about the cartoon characters and the props. It is also important to have cool transition effects to make the video smooth and pleasing to the eye. Using our free cartoon maker, you have access to 20+ IN/OUT transition effects for characters and props. You also have an additional 6 effects for scene transitions!

Animaker Effects

The perfect Animation maker for Youtube

Using our free animation software, you can export videos directly to youtube hassle free! That’s right, if you are making cartoon videos just for Youtube, you will save tons of time here!

Animaker Youtube Export

Sound Effects and BGM

What’s an animated video without sound effects and music right? You won’t have to hunt outside as we already have a sizeable number of royalty free sound effects and background scores that’ll be music to your ears!

Animaker Royalty Free Sounds

Import Audio and Images

Still not satisfied? Nothing to worry though. Upload your own props, backgrounds and audio to give it a personal touch. There is no limit to the number of uploads you can do. Give wings to your imagination!

Animaker uplaod box

Record Voiceover

Animaker has its own inbuilt voice recorder. That’s right, no need to record separately and upload. You can record directly into the app!

Animaker Voice Recorder

Colour Picker

To make a professional cartoon video, you might want to make the visuals just perfect. Animaker has an inbuilt color picker so that you can pick colors from anywhere in the workspace and use it elsewhere.

Animaker Colour Picker

Video Presentation

Want to present your video in front of an audience? Nothing to worry! Just click the “Slideshow” icon and voila: Your animated video is now a presentation deck!

Animaker Presentation Mode

Vertical Video

We all know that the future belongs to vertical videos! Well, Animaker is future proof because you can make vertical videos optimized for mobile. We released the vertical video maker after seeing the huge demand for it in the market. 40 days post release, more than 12,000 vertical videos have been made so far!


Sometimes, in cartoon videos you might want to show the thermometer level increasing, or the cash flow going down. We have cool number animations to help you out with these!

Animaker Numbers

Text Prebuilts

Don’t have time to make sexy typography? Nothing to worry. We’ve more than 20+ text prebuilts which you can edit for your own use!

Animaker Text Prebuilts

We have discussed the main features of Animaker's free 2D animation software. There are much more gems hidden within. Just fasten your seatbelts and hold on tight. This ride is going to be one that you won't forget!


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