2D animation is a traditional animation technique involving creating a series of images or frames in a two dimensional format. When played back one after the other, these images create the illusion of motion. The term 2D animation is a broad term, encompassing a range of different styles and techniques from hand-drawn animation to digitally created animation. It’s versatility is its ultimate strength and can be used in a wide range of applications. 2D animation can also be used in a variety of styles.