Learn what's new in the latest release of Animate.

June 2020 release (version 20.5)

Top new features and enhancements


Auto Keyframe

Add keyframes automatically and switch to an effortless scene creation.

Assets panel

Assets panel 

Export, import, and reuse assets to build a new animation.

Quick share

Quick social share

Now, share your animations on twitter with Animate.


Hands-on tutorial creator

Create your own hands-on tutorials by following simple steps.

Properties panel

Selective texture publishing 

Enjoy faster canvas publishing and reduced output file size. 

April 2020 release (version 20.0.3)

Top new features and enhancements

User Interface

Make your animation stand out with the new blend modes available in HTML5 Canvas document

Properties panel

Stream audio support for Canvas 

Synchronize audio and animation easily while authoring and publishing HTML5 Canvas document

Video export

Now, specify the duration of the video that you want to export

Performance Stability

Faster canvas publishing and improved stability

November 2019 release (version 20.0)

Top new features and enhancements

User Interface

Redesigned user interface

Improved and enriched user interface for an immersive user-experience

Properties panel

Enhanced properties panel 

Simplified Properties panel for ease and clutter-free experience

Custom toolbar

Personalize toolbar

Customize, group and use the tools to edit the characters with ease.


Modern Timeline

Unleash the new options for a hassle-free Animate experience 

Guided tutorial

Hands-on tutorial

Learn to create animations in no time with easy to follow steps and tutorials.


Video export

Enhanced Video export

Explore the new settings and export video formats that are made simpler

Fluid brushes

New Fluid brushes

Enrich your drawing experience with this realistic and precise brush.

Home screen

Home screen

Coming up with a new look and manageable home screen 

Application settings

Application settings

Switch to a user interface that ensures your comfort

Performance stability

Performance stability upgraded

Better stability performance, user experience, and enablement of smoother workflows

Previous releases of Animate