CyanogenMod gets a new boot animation for CM9

CyanogenMod gets a new boot animation for CM9
CyanogenMod is far and away the most popular custom ROM for Android handsets – as of May they had hit 2 million unique installs – so when they decided to update their boot animation for CyanogenMod 9, we figured at least one or two of you would want to check it out.

The video (embedded below) replaces an earlier version developed for CM9 that stared the iconic Andy the Android; the new animation stars Cid, a new mascot the CM team introduced back in April. At the time Cid lacked a name – it was being referred to as rAndy at the time, a name we weren’t terribly fond of. While Cid may conjure up images of a spike-haired kid torturing toys, it at least avoids capitalization-based word play.

Check out the video below…you’ll see that Cid develops some attitude as the animation progresses. Let us know your take on it in the comments section below



source: Droid-Live

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12 Comments

1. quikric

Posts: 9; Member since: Sep 05, 2011

Sweet, and a little unnerving. I likey tho!

2. mahmoudxcom

Posts: 7; Member since: Jun 04, 2012

nice i think it's better than the old one i will try it .

3. WakaFlakaD

Posts: 576; Member since: Apr 30, 2011

CYMAN with a evil smile

5. Harold1066

Posts: 19; Member since: Jun 01, 2012

I like it better than the current one on my Touchpad.

6. belovedson

Posts: 1061; Member since: Nov 30, 2010

boring it makes really no sense that its an alien. keep it a bot. an apple destroying bot

8. SleepingOz unregistered

I also don't really like Cid. I'd prefer an upgraded version of Andy with a cyan lightsaber and laser cannons on its shoulders.

7. buggerrer

Posts: 306; Member since: Sep 21, 2011

and yet there is no stable official CM9 for GNexus !!

10. OptimusOne

Posts: 694; Member since: May 22, 2012

lol no one has stable cm9 yet not even me

9. exo2u

Posts: 27; Member since: May 10, 2012

More and more things seems to add anime like effects these days. Pretty sweet stuff.

11. _PHug_

Posts: 482; Member since: Oct 11, 2011

hardly news worthy

12. rn9215

Posts: 51; Member since: Mar 05, 2012

Uber cool like it very much!

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