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Pencil2D Alternatives for iPad

Pencil2D is not available for iPad but there are a few alternatives with similar functionality. The best iPad alternative is Animation Desk, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Pencil2D and four of them are available for iPad so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting iPad alternatives to Pencil2D are FlipaClip, RoughAnimator and Callipeg.

Pencil2D alternatives are mainly Animation Makers but may also be Vector Graphic Apps or Digital Painting Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Pencil2D.
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    Animation Desk

    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    95 alternatives to Animation Desk 

    Animation Desk is a perfect tool for animating, storyboarding, and sketching. It’s an app Loved by professional and amateur animators, Youtubers, and many art lovers. Draw you frame-to-frame animation from scratch, or create animations upon videos, images, PSD layers.

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    1.  Onion skinningAnimation Desk allows you to see through several frames simultaneously and make sure the lines of each frame are correctly lined up.
    2.  Video ImportYou can import external video material into Animation Desk.
    3.  Keyframe AnimationCompositions can be keyframed in Animation Desk, allowing you to change the parameters over time.
    4.  RotoscopingAnimation Desk supports creating animated sequences by tracing over live-action footage frame by frame.
    5.  Support for LayersAnimation Desk supports the organization of elements through a hierarchical order that can be manipulated/viewed independently.
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    Animation Desk vs Pencil2D opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Animation Desk is a great alternative to Pencil2D.
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    Animation Desk is more powerful than Pencil2D!

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    FlipaClip

    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    26 alternatives to FlipaClip 

    Draw your cartoon using frame-by-frame animation. It works just like the old school flipbook but with a modern twist!

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    1.  Keyframe AnimationCompositions can be keyframed in FlipaClip, allowing you to change the parameters over time.
    2.  Support for LayersFlipaClip supports the organization of elements through a hierarchical order that can be manipulated/viewed independently.
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    FlipaClip vs Pencil2D opinions
    Most users think FlipaClip is a great alternative to Pencil2D.
    Guest

    FlipAClip has very limited tools to do animations. And they also have low quality backgrounds.

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    It makes it soo easy to animate if you know nothing about animation.

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    RoughAnimator

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    15 alternatives to RoughAnimator 

    RoughAnimator is a fully featured hand drawn animation application that runs on Android, iOS, Mac OS, and Windows.

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    1.  Custom BrushesYou can use modified/custom brushes in RoughAnimator.
    2.  Pressure SensitivityRoughAnimator can change attributes like thickness or opacity, based on how much force you apply to your stylus/finger.
    3.  RotoscopingRoughAnimator supports creating animated sequences by tracing over live-action footage frame by frame.
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      Callipeg

      • iPad
      15 alternatives to Callipeg 

      Create your animations on iPad with Callipeg.

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      1.  Keyframe AnimationCompositions can be keyframed in Callipeg, allowing you to change the parameters over time.
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