Montreal-based Toon Boom Animation has announced the official release of its new Toon Boom Studio 4 package. Featuring a new, easy-to-use interface, the release is billed as an all-in-one software for animators working in TV, film, games and web and mobile platforms.
Toon Boom Studio 4 promises greater flexibility to customize convenient workspaces. Its 30 plus new features and improvements include the ability to animate bitmap images like any other vector drawing, extended line styles for creating a multitude of styles including calligraphy, feather edges to creating vector blur or glow effects, more peg functionalities for easily creating improved motion effects and advanced web publishing options for seamless playback on the internet. Studio 4 also offers support for Adobe Illustrator layers, the Vectorize Preview window, improved drawing tools, Alpha Onion Skinning and support of Tablet PC OS (for Windows XP and Vista).
Toon Boom Studio 4 can be purchased now at the special launch price of $329.99 (Promo code: TBS091307), which is valid until Sept. 13, 2007. Studio 4 customers can log into their Members/My Products Page on Toon Boom’s web site and download this latest release immediately. All orders requiring shipping will be processed at the end of September 2007. To learn more about Toon Boom Studio 4, go to visit www.toonboom.com/products/toonBoomStudio.