Now that the capability of animated avatars has been with the BBM platform for some time now, why haven't you uploaded your own yet? Whatever the reason, adding a animated avatar has just gotten more exiting and easier with a couple apps now being offered in App World. With Avatar Animator for BBM and Create Animated BBM Avatar, you'll be on your way to creating that customized avatar you have never been able to capture. While the functionality is limited, with a bit of improvement, these apps will be on their way to creating beyond a distorted shaky picture avy. Give them a try, and be sure to post your own animated avatar creation in the comments!