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

New features

October 2020 release (version 21.0)

Top new features and enhancements

Assets panel

Use Assets panel to create cool animation with preloaded assets and customize them.

Social share

Share your animations on YouTube channel within Animate.


Publish your animation to video, animated GIF, or HTML5 canvas formats, seamlessly.

Improvised Timeline

Customize your timeline tools and explore the new symbol options to make the most out of it.

Advanced rigging

Character rigging is made easier with auto and manual mapping.

Previous releases of Animate