Pay for 2D Animation Software

Sometimes, it’s just better to get the paid for software. If you can afford it. Paid for graphics software typically has a more responsive support team, more tutorials available, and if you ever need to do work for someone, the paid for software is universal across many companies. Check out the list.



Adobe has several pieces of graphics software, from sketching to photo edits and websites to video editing Adobe has just about everything you need. Adobe offers several software packages as a subscription. Check them out to see what would be the best package for you. Below is a list with a short description of all of Adobe’s different pieces of software.

  • photoshop-cc Photoshop – Image editing and compositing. Great for concept sketching with a Wacom tablet, as well.
  • Animate (previously Flash) – Interactive animations for multiple platforms
  • Character Animator (Beta) – Animate your 2D characters in real time. Great for creating your animation sprites.