2D Animation Video Services

Elevate your brand with 2D animation. 

Transform your offering into compelling visuals and seamless storytelling. Elevate your brand to new heights with 2D animation services tailored to your marketing strategy. 
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Used by over 450+ of the world's best startups and established enterprises

Animated videos that captivate your audience.

Collaborate with a team of skilled animation experts well-versed in cutting-edge tools, and unlock the enchanting power of storytelling using our record-proof 2D animation services.

Transform your brand narrative into vibrant, moving visuals that leave a lasting impact on your customers.

Whether you’re looking for 2D animation videos to boost your marketing strategy, enhance your brand, or educate your audience, we’ve got you covered! Our expert team will create a style that perfectly fits your needs.

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Our 2D animation services

Custom animation

Custom animation gives your brand a distinctive visual identity. At Vidico, we're dedicated to helping you harness the power of custom animation to effectively tell your story, engage your audience, and stand out from the crowd.
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Storyboarding

Our storyboarding transforms ideas into a visual blueprint. Our animation team doesn't believe in one-size-fits-all storyboards. Each project is approached with fresh creativity, ensuring your visual narrative is unique and aligned with your brand's identity.
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Animated characters design

We believe in crafting characters that stand out. Our animation team goes beyond visuals; we're dedicated to creating a style frame, visual effects, facial expressions, and characters that connect with your future clients and set your project apart from the competition.
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View our portfolio of 2D animation

With a portfolio brimming with successful projects and satisfied clients, our track record speaks for itself.

Global TVC campaigns, Cinema ads, and best YouTube campaigns of the year. Get inspired.

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Vidico’s Involvement

2D animation services fit for your needs.

Get and impactful storytelling solutions tailored to your needs with our 2D animation services.

Drive engagement, ensure your message is heard and retained.

Our team takes pride in delivering high-quality, customized animations designed specifically for you.

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where we’ll work together to create a
winning production plan.

Chosen by top brands

Karim Zuhri

Chief Operating Officer

With Vidico, every single detail matters. They make sure everything looks clean, beautiful and very professional. Really caring about the outcome and following up, again and again, to make sure you're happy with the results. A real customer-focused team.

+ Avg. view duration 56s (93% view rate).
+ Over 1.4 million views on Youtube.

Adam Harder

Senior Video Operations Manager

Vidico delivered above and beyond expectations. The comments were glowing, which simply speaks to the quality of the content. Eight months later, it still has legs; the ROI we’re getting, the cost per acquisition, and the ARPU just for the views have really been effective.

Jane Zhang

Product Marketing Manager

The Vidico team is a joy to work with -- talented copywriters and animators, seamless communication, and timely delivery despite our 14-hour time difference. Our product video came out beautifully, and we'd gladly work with Evan, Michael, and the team again.

+ 3x commercials produced and localised for USA.

Frequently asked questions.

How much does it cost to hire a 2D animator?

The cost of hiring a 2D animator varies widely based on factors like project complexity, the animator’s experience, and the geographic location of the 2D animation company.

Hourly rates range from $20 to $150 or more, with skilled animators or an experienced team commanding higher fees. Fixed project prices can span from a few hundred dollars for simple animations to thousands for complex work.

Per-second rates may range between $100 and $500 or higher. Animator location and additional services, like scriptwriting or voiceovers, also influence costs.

By teaming up with Vidico, you gain exclusive access to a vast network of highly skilled animators, ready to bring your vision to life. Let’s collaborate and make your brand shine in the digital world. For transparent pricing on our 2D animation services, take our Vidifit Quiz.

What is 2D animation?

2D animation (two-dimensional animation) is a traditional form of animation where characters, scenes, and objects are created and manipulated in a two-dimensional space. 

In 2D animation, artists draw and animate characters and objects on flat surfaces, typically using animation techniques such as hand drawing on paper or digital tablets. It is characterized by its simplicity and flat graphic style.

2D animation has been widely used in various media, including cartoons, whiteboard animations, advertisements, visual effects, marketing campaigns, explainer videos, and video games, and it continues to be a popular and effective storytelling medium.

Does 2D animation require rendering?

Yes, 2D animation does require rendering. Rendering is the process of creating the final images or frames of the animation from digital or hand-drawn assets and animations.

In 2D animation, rendering involves taking individual drawings or vector graphics, applying any necessary effects or transformations, and generating the sequential frames that make up the animations.

These frames are then played rapidly to create the illusion of motion. While the rendering process in 2D animation is generally less computationally intensive than in 3D animations, it is still a crucial step in producing the final product.

How long does it take to complete a 2D animation project?

Completing a 2D animation explainer video typically takes between 3 to 6 weeks. However, the timeline can vary depending on the project’s complexity, duration, and specific requirements.

Shorter and simpler animations may be finished in a few weeks, while more intricate and longer animations may take closer to the 8-week mark.

It’s important to discuss several aspects, such as the project’s details (animation style and sound effects) and timeline, with the animator or animation studio to ensure timely delivery and realistic estimates based on the needs of your business.

Can I be involved in the animation process?

Yes, you can absolutely be involved in the animation process when working with Vidico. Our 2D animation company offers animation services with a customer-centric approach, and our animators have broad expertise and a deep understanding of how our explainer videos will represent your brand.

Our animation production company actively encourages client collaboration, from the pre-production to the post-production of your project. Our art director and project manager will keep you in the loop and every process.

Your input, feedback, and vision are highly valued, ensuring that your animated videos align perfectly with your expectations and goals. Our team is deeply rooted in giving the highest quality animation services; we prioritize client satisfaction, and our animators go the extra mile.

This collaborative approach helps us create a product that exceeds the expectations of many clients, resulting in a more satisfying and successful animation project.

Can you adapt to a specific style of 2D animation?

Yes, our animation team can adapt to a specific style of 2D animation. Our creative team at Vidico is skilled in various animation styles: hand-drawn, vector-based, cel-shaded, concept art, and more.

Whether you have a particular artistic style in mind or wish to match an existing brand aesthetic, our professional team has the expertise to tailor our 2D animation services to meet your specific requirements and preferences.

Your animation’s style can be customized to align seamlessly with your unique vision and branding. Our animators can transform complex ideas into high-quality animations that are visually appealing, clearly send the brand’s message, and reach the target audience. Our animation services can and will deliver quality videos.

Who needs 2D animation services?

2D animation services can benefit a wide range of businesses.

Content creators, marketers, educators, and entertainment producers often use 2D animation videos, whiteboard animations, logo animation, and other resources to engage their audience effectively.

Small and large businesses leverage it for marketing campaigns, explainer videos, and brand storytelling. Educational institutions use the final product to simplify complex concepts, while individuals may use it for personal projects or creative expression.

Can I provide my own script and ideas for a 2D animation project?

Absolutely! Many 2D animation service providers welcome client-provided scripts. Your creative input can be a valuable starting point for crafting unique and personalized animations. Collaborating with our animators ensures the final product and services align with your goals and messaging.

Discussing your script with our animators can lead to more tailored and engaging 2D animations that resonate with the clients effectively. Essentially, anyone seeking to convey messages, tell stories, or capture attention through dynamic visuals can find value in 2D animation services.

What is the revision process like for 2D animation projects?

The revision process for 2D animation projects typically involves several stages of feedback and refinement. After an initial draft or storyboard is created, clients have the opportunity to review it and provide feedback.

Our animation team then incorporates these suggestions, making necessary changes to the animated video, such as adjustments to visuals, pacing, or character movements. This process may iterate multiple times to fine-tune the final result.

Clear communication between the client and the animation team is essential to ensure that the animated video or logo animation aligns with the client’s vision and objectives.

What are the advantages of using 2D animation over other animation styles?

2D animations offer cost-effectiveness, simplicity, and versatility, making them suitable for various projects. Its quick turnaround time, artistic freedom, and effectiveness in storytelling are additional advantages.

Its timeless appeal and ease of revisions add to its appeal, making it a practical choice for many content creators and businesses.

Other services like 3D animations, stop-motion, and claymation have unique strengths. 3D offers quality realism and depth in the explainer video, making it ideal for immersive experiences. Stop-motion and claymation bring tactile charm to life.

For highly realistic simulations, 3D shines, while stop-motion and claymation excel in creating tangible, nostalgic visuals. Ultimately, the choice of style should align with the project’s intended impact and target audience.

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Got more questions about our live-action or animated video production process? Our team is here to help with insights on process, planning and your next project.
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