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Description

The easiest and most fun way to create animated movies ever invented. Choose a scene for your movie to start, and place actors, that you have created yourself in the scene. Then you simply write your story and the actors say what you write, in any of 30 available languages. Export your masterpiece and share it with the world!

● Make your own animated videos
● Create yourself, a celebrity or your friends to act in your movie
● Voices are available in over 30 different languages
● Record your own voice, add sound effects and music
● Share your story on YouTube and other social media apps

Plotagon is an award winning storytelling tool for all ages. With this app, you essentially have an animation studio in the palm of your hand. Check out plotagon.com for more info.

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Jul 23, 2014 (almost 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 29 days, on average.

Mar 11
2019
(Current)
Version 1.31.2

- Fixes bug where some music didn't loop correctly in the rendered video.

Nov 22
2018
Version 1.31.1

This release contains optimizations and bug fixes.

Nov 04
2018
Version 1.31.0

- We have rebuilt how video rendering works, and you can now render your video in perfect 30fps in 720p resolution.
- You can now create GIFs in the Manuscript Editor
- Bug fixes and optimizations.

Aug 07
2018
Version 1.30.0

- New voice recording! We have redesigned how recording voice works, and you can now record up to 60 seconds without having to write any text first.
- Saved films now have a watermark
- Bug fixes and optimizations.

Jul 07
2018
Version 1.29.4

- Added a button so that you can easily invite your friends to try the app.
- Fixed bugs.

Jun 19
2018
Version 1.29.3

- Don't know where to start? Get inspired with five new example plots! Open them up, rewrite them, and make them your own. Includes more free scenes and new pre-made characters.

Jun 08
2018
Version 1.29.2

- You can now add an email address to your account so that you can reset your password.
- Bug fixes and improvements.

May 07
2018
Version 1.29.1

The KEVIN MACLEOD MUSIC LIBRARY! Plotagon is proud to announce a brand new music library in collaboration with the fantastic film music creator Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech! From now on, the default music library contains 27 new tracks for your films and this library will be updated with even more fantastic soundtracks.
Camera support for a new type of scene, the Walking scenes, to be released shortly.
Support for a new visual effects system.
Also some bug fixes.

Apr 17
2018
Version 1.29.0

The KEVIN MACLEOD MUSIC LIBRARY! Plotagon is proud to announce a brand new music library in collaboration with the fantastic film music creator Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech! From now on, the default music library contains 27 new tracks for your films and this library will be updated with even more fantastic soundtracks.
Camera support for a new type of scene, the Walking scenes, to be released shortly.
Support for a new visual effects system.
Bug fixes:
- Fixes a bug where the camera would point in the wrong direction
- Fixes a bug where text plates became really small / really big

Mar 27
2018
Version 1.28.0

- Transform the way you tell stories with our new text plates! Text plate are added in a scene or as a separate scene and you can choose the voice of any of your characters to read the text, or select silent.
- The extras can now be attentive - that means they will look in the direction of whoever is speaking. No more feeling ignored in the classroom!
The categories in the Discover view has gotten a new design update.
- Bug fixes and optimizations

Mar 15
2018
Version 1.27.0

- Bug fixes

Feb 15
2018
Version 1.26.0

- GOLDEN TICKET we’ve created a package that contains almost all available scenes, clothes and every custom character. Get this bundle if you never want to worry about content again.
- Made it easier to find the store by displaying new content packs at the top of the news feed and when rendering a film.
Bunny slippers sprinkled with gold dust
Bug fixes and optimizations

Feb 07
2018
Version 1.25.4

- Bug fixes
- New character chooser! We have changed the way you choose characters for your plots by using images instead of a dropdown list. To help create nice looking thumbnails, we’ve changed the background color chooser in the character creator and added a new color for every new character you create.
- Background color chooser with a palette of colors or a HEX code for a custom character.
- Fluffed bunny slippers, straigthened ears
- Updates and tweaks in the user interface, new reply function in the comments.
- Performance updates

Feb 05
2018
Version 1.25.3

- New character chooser! We have changed the way you choose characters for your plots by using images instead of a dropdown list. To help create nice looking thumbnails, we’ve changed the background color chooser in the character creator and added a new color for every new character you create.
- Background color chooser with a palette of colors or a HEX code for a custom character.
- Fluffed bunny slippers, straigthened ears
- Updates and tweaks in the user interface, new reply function in the comments.
- Performance updates

Jan 18
2018
Version 1.25.2

- One of the most asked after features in Plotagon is finally here with EXTRAS. A selection of scenes can now have extra actors in the background, adding a 'live' feel to your films.
The scenes that feature extras have a new icon in the scene chooser and include Cubicle, Parliament, Joe's and the Restaurant, and High School Classroom with many more to come.
- Bug fixes and updates.

Dec 21
2017
Version 1.25.0

NEW VOICES - Plotagon has totally upgraded the voice system and created a brand new voice store where a user can download multiple voices, in different languages. Your characters can now speak in different accents, as well as French, German, Spanish, Italian, Swedish with a lot more languages coming in the near future.

Joey and Jennifer are no longer the default voices, but they are available as a free download from the voice store for a limited time.
New default voices: Rod and Tracy. These replace the default voices for all custom characters.
New holiday themed songs added to the music library.
Other bug fixes and improvements
Bunny slippers are now known as ‘pantoufles lapin’

We sincerely like to thank our beta testers as well as our voice partner, Acapela for all their help bringing these fantastic voices to the users.

Dec 12
2017
Version 1.24.1

- New voices
- You can now buy even more voices in our store
- Fixes bug where 'update scenes and characters' box could get shown for no reason
- Fixes other bugs

Nov 07
2017
Version 1.23.1

- New store category - bundles and outfits!
Now you can be dressed for success with the new Clothes and Accessories category in our store. You want to be a pirate captain? Or a dinosaur? How about an astronaut? Get the outfit you need at the Plotagon fashion store!

- Keep the music playing - music now plays until you select ‘music stops’ from the music menu. Let your soundtrack play all through your film, or stop in the middle of a scene.

- Personalise your profile with a character portrait - choose ‘Use as profile picture’ from the character options menu in the character library.

- New animation “Yoga” as expression in Character Creator

Update: Voices have been changed and you have to download the basic voices again after this update. This is a sign of exciting things to come :-)

Sep 30
2017
Version 1.22.0

- New scene selection screen: When choosing a scene you now get a thumbnail image of what the scene looks like. Make sure to go to the store and download all of the free scenes!
- New start screen: Redesigned the start screen for non-logged in users

- Better iOS 11 compatibility
Other bug fixes

Sep 19
2017
Version 1.21.1

Bug fixes

Sep 09
2017
Version 1.21.0

UNIVERSAL EXPORT: share your Plotagon Story movies anywhere!
You can now save videos to disk and share them wherever video is used, or send a private movie by email.
Try using Plotagon movies in Snapchat, Messenger, Instagram or any other video capable app.

Jul 28
2017
Version 1.20.5

Animation bug fixes
More subtitles options
New 'latest plots' category

Jul 09
2017
Version 1.20.2

Bug fixes:
- Fixed issue with notifications not being sent.
- Fixed issue with some of the new animations behaving strangely.
- Fixed issue with camera system, where changing scenes caused weird behaviour.

This is a major update with lots and lots of fixes and improvements.
- New camera system lets you control the camera in different ways, creating new types of films! You can create short cuts, and some scenes will let you place, pan or zoom the camera in different ways. Scenes that can use advanced camera moves have a special icon in the store.
- 15 brand new emotion animations added to the dialogue library! Characters can now dance, and sulk.
- New users get example plots that shows how a plot is made.
- Performance and quality of the films has been improved.
- New Background sound effects that can play through scenes added to the sound effect library.
- Bunny slippers have been adjusted and are now 25% cuter.
- New subtitle system lets you export subtitles that work anywhere.
- Would you like to make a version of your masterpiece? You can now duplicate plots.
- YouTube export problems have been fixed.
- Get notified whenever someone likes, comments on or follows you instantly with in-app notifications.

NOTE: This update disables Education accounts in Plotagon Story. Teacher accounts should use the separate Plotagon Education application, available at https://plotagoneducation.com. Simply download the separate app and log in with your Education credentials. For instructions on how to migrate your created plots and characters, contact support@plotagon.com

Jul 07
2017
Version 1.20.1

This is a major update with lots and lots of fixes and improvements.
- New camera system lets you control the camera in different ways, creating new types of films! You can create short cuts, and some scenes will let you place, pan or zoom the camera in different ways. Scenes that can use advanced camera moves have a special icon in the store.
- 15 brand new emotion animations added to the dialogue library! Characters can now dance, and sulk.
- New users get example plots that shows how a plot is made.
- Performance and quality of the films has been improved.
- New Background sound effects that can play through scenes added to the sound effect library.
- Bunny slippers have been adjusted and are now 25% cuter.
- New subtitle system lets you export subtitles that work anywhere.
- Would you like to make a version of your masterpiece? You can now duplicate plots.
- YouTube export problems have been fixed.
- Get notified whenever someone likes, comments on or follows you instantly with in-app notifications.

NOTE: This update disables Education accounts in Plotagon Story. Teacher accounts should use the separate Plotagon Education application, available at https://plotagoneducation.com. Simply download the separate app and log in with your Education credentials. For instructions on how to migrate your created plots and characters, contact support@plotagon.com

Nov 21
2016
Version 1.13.5

Bug fixes.

Oct 20
2016
Version 1.13.4

General bug fixes and improvements make the app more stable and bunny slippers slightly more fluffy.

Follow @plotagonapp on Instagram for insights and fun!

Sep 14
2016
Version 1.13.0

A major update with lip-synced voice recording and changes behind the scenes making the app faster and more stable.

– New lip sync! Voice recording now works in real time, the app listens to you while you speak and makes the characters lips move accordingly (you still have to enter a dialogue text to set the length of the clip).
– Sound effects do not stop the plot for as long — more action packed plots!
– Scenes and characters are updated and you will need to download them again, including the new improved bunny slippers.
– App is slightly smaller than before and faster to download.
– Fixed issue where app crashed when loading lots of images.
– Fixes for iOS 10.
– Improved memory performance.

We have also released a bunch of new sound effects. Select “Get more sound effects” when selecting a sound effect for your plot.
You will also find a new hat and hairstyle for your characters as a teaser for upcoming content!

Jul 20
2016
Version 1.12.2

You can now edit your profile (except avatar for now) and change username. Write about yourself. Write about your alter ego. Write about how you like to wear your bunny slippers.

Jul 07
2016
Version 1.12.0

You can now edit your profile (except avatar for now) and change username. Write about yourself. Write about your alter ego. Write about how you like to wear your bunny slippers.

We’ve also improved the app for new users – everyone’s invited!

Jun 21
2016
Version 1.11.1

New look and feel
We did a spring cleaning and could say that the simplified design focus on the important, like watching plots and interact with other creators. We use words like whitespace, legible and palette. But really, we just wanted to make it *pop* and build a happy place!

Discover more
Dive into our staff’s favorites, see what’s popular right now and explore the new handpicked categories. You can also find interesting plotagonists to follow among our featured users.

Bunny slippers are now washed and smell of Sunset Lavender Splash, with micro-encapsulating technology that dries up to 30% faster than other bunny slippers on the market.

Jun 09
2016
Version 1.11.0

New look and feel
We did a spring cleaning and could say that the simplified design focus on the important, like watching plots and interact with other creators. We use words like whitespace, legible and palette. But really, we just wanted to make it *pop* and build a happy place!

Discover more
Dive into our staff’s favorites, see what’s popular right now and explore the new handpicked categories. You can also find interesting plotagonists to follow among our featured users.

Bunny slippers are now washed and smell of Sunset Lavender Splash, with micro-encapsulating technology that dries up to 30% faster than other bunny slippers on the market.

May 19
2016
Version 1.10.3

– NEW VOICE SYSTEM: We are changing the text-to-speech system to be able to add more voice options in the future. This means that the voices of your characters have changed too.
– A certain hidden feature involving a ghost now works on iOS. Find your local Plotagon Social Network Page for more information.
– Approximately 10% less fuzz on the bunny slippers.
– All new Fantasy scenes and items are fictitious and any resemblance to real Westeros people or places are purely coincidental.

May 02
2016
Version 1.10.2

We made the app much smaller in size, which means faster download and install. Please note that the previously pre-installed scenes Classroom and Water cooler are no longer installed by default. For a limited time you can download these scenes for free from the in-app Store.

We also fixed issues and glitches to improve speed and reliability.
– Blocked users can no longer @mention you
– Fixed an issue where plot publish got stuck at 100%
– Fixed an issue where camera could flicker during scene change
– Minor improvements and fixes

Please continue to send us feedback. We are listening!

Mar 07
2016
Version 1.10.1

Bug fixes.

Feb 25
2016
Version 1.10.0

We made the app smaller in size, which means faster download and install. We also fixed bugs and glitches to improve speed and reliability issues.

Feb 06
2016
Version 1.9.4

The fabulous update!
Just in time for Valentines you will now be able to make your characters stunning with new make-up options. Stay posted for some content, music and animations that is sure to make your heart beat faster, including a new kiss that will make you go ‘Awwwww’.

If you would rather not hear the comments of a specific user you can now block them and their comments will not be visible on your plot.

New features
- Added blocking feature, blocked users can not comment on your plots.

Improvements
- More intuitive user interface when creating characters.

Bug fixes.
- Fixed a bug when creating new plots.

New content: Makeup, lip colours. Crazy scientist and Dracula hairstyle. Earrings and accessories. A range of new clothes for your new characters. Romantic music and sound effects.

Jan 21
2016
Version 1.9.3

Various optimizations and bug fixes.

Jan 07
2016
Version 1.9.2

New feature: Colored eyebrows! The hair color you select now includes your characters eyebrows, making your characters even more handsome.
Voice effect: Robot voice. The new free-to-download Sci-fi pack now includes a special voice effect to give your robot dialogue that special touch.

Bug fixes
- Fixed a bug where old characters can potentially cause problems starting the app
- Fixed problems with character naming

Dec 15
2015
Version 1.9.0

Science Fiction content!
Boldly go make a plot in a galaxy far, far away using our Sci-Fi themed content! You can create a space pilot, a roughish smuggler, or some form of mysterious guy in a robe.

Holiday content!
‘tis the season to be jolly with a new set of holiday-themed clothes, hats and accessories. If you’ve always wanted to sport a pair of elf shoes, now is your chance.
Make this year’s holiday greeting animated.

Features and bug fixes:
- New content now downloads when clicked in the create screen.
- Overall memory fixes and optimizations.

Nov 20
2015
Version 1.8.0

Plotagon goes social with the possibility to mention someone. If you write a username in a Plot comment that comment will turn up in the user’s Activity feed. This means you can have a conversation with someone using the comments field. Also, the Activity feed now includes follows you get with the possibility to follow them back.

A bunch of new music, sound effects, and themes. Sound good? You tell us. Now you can create a scary ambience for your crime shows!

And on the topic of crime shows, you can now create characters on both sides of the law with the Police uniform and the prison coveralls. On top of that, there is a treasure trove of new items and clothes for your characters.

Clothes and items:
– Cops or robbers, now you can create both.

Sound effects:
– A bunch of new cool sound effects and chords for your movies.

Music:
– Four new scores, including Happy Birthday!

Expressions:
– A range of cool new expressions for your animated selfies.

Bug fixes and improvements:
– Memory fixes to increase stability.
– Activity feed has a badge notification.
– Facebook app opens properly when sharing.
– Screen size fix for iPhone 6s and 6s Plus.

Because of memory handling, the application is sometimes unstable on older iPads. We are working on a solution to this.

Oct 20
2015
Version 1.7.0

New feature: Tired of the standard Plotagon voices? Record your own! Plotagon now lets you record a voice clip by pressing the microphone icon next to the written text. Check out blog.plotagon.com for a tutorial.

This update is chock full of cool new stuff! A bunch of new animations including Exploding Brofist and the ever so useful Slow Clap. And you can make the Halloween plot of your dreams using our new scary clothes and accessories. Bunny slippers still there, still not scary.

Because of the new functionality we have updated our Terms and Conditions and you need to first agree to these when updating from an earlier version of Plotagon to use the software.

Features:
- Support for iOS9 and Siri dictation.
- First version of our voice recording feature. This first version will be improved greatly in the future.
- New terms and agreements for Plotagon.

Bugfixes:
- Fixed a bug where sharing a movie caused the upload progress to sometimes get stuck on 100%.
- Fixed a bug where the animations would sometimes snap, mostly in scenes where the camera does not move.
- Fixed a bug where sharing a movie caused the preview to show incorrect material from elsewhere in the manuscript during the first few frames.
- Fixed a bug where the camera was placed incorrectly when a single character was sitting down

New content:
- Make scary Plots with new Halloween accessories and clothes.
- What would you say if we told you we had a Morpheus leather coat?

New animations including Exploding Brofist, Slow clap, Heart attack

New sound effects including Air Raid Sirens and Spaceship doors.

Sep 19
2015
Version 1.6.0

New function: Selfie expressions! When creating a character, you can now select an expression for the character for when you snap a selfie! Selfies can be shared on any social media apps you have connected to iOS sharing, such as email, messaging or photo sharing apps.

Bug fixes:
- Characters can now have other eye color than brown.
- Naming a character the same as an existing character no longer deletes the existing character.
- Performance enhancements.

New content: Even more new hairstyles, clothes and accessories, including stylish shuttershades and pointy ear tips!

Expressions: Snap the perfect selfie with expressions such as Air Guitar or Exploding Brofist!

Thank you for all your feedback and suggestions, the team truly appreciates it!

Sep 04
2015
Version 1.5.0

We bring you colorful and stylish new clothes for your wardrobe. New attractive hairstyles, such as the classic mullet and bowl cut. Grow a mustache or put a flower in your hair. Freshen up with three new lip colors. Bunny slippers slightly more fluffy.

– Improved speed and performance, especially on older iPhones and iPads
– Higher resolution for character selfies saved to camera roll
– New chords sound effects (eerie, foreboding, sad, romantic, dramatic and thoughtful)
– Lots of new clothes, hairstyles and accessories
– Fixed issue where the character randomizer button stopped working
– Minor improvements and fixes

Thank you for all your feedback and suggestions, the team truly appreciates it!

Aug 13
2015
Version 1.4.2

In this version we fixed some issues with video thumbnails.
If you experience problems with Plotagon being too big for the screen on iPhone 6 and 6+, we recommend you switch to standard display mode. Go to Settings > Preferences > Display and Brightness, then set view to standard.

Aug 05
2015
Version 1.4.1

Fixed a few bugs.
If you experience problems with Plotagon being too big for the screen on iPhone 6 and 6+, we recommend you switch to standard display mode. Go to Settings > Preferences > Display and Brightness, then set view to standard.

Jul 23
2015
Version 1.4.0

Take a snapshot of your characters and share with the world! You can now save a snapshot of the characters your are creating and save to camera roll. We are really curious to see where the snapshots of your Plotagon-characters will show up ;-)

- New users will start by creating themselves as a Plotagon character
- New hairstyles, corn rows and the classic comb over
- Retro space crew uniform sweater
- Stone age inspired skirts and tops
- Suit jacket, sleeveless blouse and button down shirt
- A bunch of new patterns for some of the clothes – flowers, polka dots, animal prints and camo!

We have also solved a number of issues improving video/sound timing and quality. As always, thanks for your help and feedback in finding and solving these issues.

Jun 26
2015
Version 1.3.0

– Fixed a number of critical bugs
– New heads and hair to choose from
– New emotions: accusing, heart sign, relieved
– New music: happy (care free), romantic (slow dance) and sad (break up)
– Improved app startup time
– Improved speed
– Minor improvements and fixes

Best of all: bunny slippers are now in breathtaking 64-bit!

Jun 02
2015
Version 1.2.1

Activity feed!
Keep track of comments and likes on your published plots.
We moved Store to the Create tab (shopping cart in top navigation).

– New hair colors: pink, orange and blue
– New eye colors: red, pale blue and black
– New skin color: pale (how would you look as a vampire?)
– New clothing and accessories: suit with pin, shirt with badge, Presidential hair, Power woman hair, shades with earpiece
– Copy in-app links to plots from the Share button
– Minor improvements and fixes

May 08
2015
Version 1.1.3

This version have major bug fixes and performance improvements for speed and reliability.
Thanks for the feedback, everyone. We also include a treat for you: new sound effects!

– Fixed several issues that caused crashes
– Fixed issue where users were kicked out (and app behaved as if logged in, sorry!)
– Correct error message if logging in with wrong credentials
– Faster response when creating characters

New sound effects:
– Applause
– Crickets
– Crying person next door
– Fart
– Female scream
– Ghost
– Kissing noise
– Laughing person next door
– Shush
– Wolf

On iPad 2 there are still issues with memory running out and sometimes crashes. We are working hard to improve the overall performance.

Oh, and rest assured - the bunny slippers are still there and will not be modified.

Apr 27
2015
Version 1.1.2

- Update for Facebook

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