updated 06:20 pm EDT, Thu September 3, 2009
Flip Boom Classic 3 update
Toon Boom has launched the latest version of its animation software for kids, Flip Boom Classic 3.The app provides tools for drawing and coloring various pictures, which can then be animated or imported to programs such as QuickTime. Features in the new version include a library for saving drawings, as well as the ability to drag and drop the saved projects into the animation function. Support has also been added for exporting animations to the iPod, as well as uploading to Facebook or YouTube.
Additional changes provides improvements to the overall performance, offers two different starter sample projects to choose from, and delivers new brush shapes when creating pictures.
Flip Boom Classic 3 is compatible with Mac OS X 10.4/10.5; it is priced at $40 and comes with two sets of ready-to-animate clip art free. Current Flip Boom users can also upgrade to the Classic version for only $13.