The OpenToonz project was launched by Dwango to provide an open source 2D animation solution to the world. It is based on a program called “Toonz” that was developed by Digital Video in Italy and customized by Studio Ghibli.

Notable features:

  • Open Source
  • Cross-platform
  • Vector and bitmap tools
  • Scan and vectorize drawings with ease
  • Create particle effects on multiple layers
  • Automate tasks with ECMA-compatible scripting engine
  • Synchronize animation to video footage with motion tracking tools

Download OpenToonz here*

Download OpenToonz Morevna edition here


*Requires a PC, download links won’t appear on mobile