The ultimate illustration tool for professional comic, manga & graphic artists
CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX, the leading comic and Manga creation software worldwide, delivers powerful cutting edge features for manga and comic artists alike. Save time and increase your productivity with the customizable interface and tools. Invigorate your drawings using color and built-in special effects. Import 3D objects and render them as backgrounds for your artwork. Import and export to many common file formats and publish and export professional quality manga for print or web. CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX offers thousands of screen tones, professional drawing and coloring tools, and in depth layout and rendering capabilities, making it an essential tool for graphic illustrators and professional Comic and Manga artists.
CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX is the digital download version of CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX.
What's New in CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX
CREATE YOUR WHOLE STORY
Multiple-Page Story Layout
CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX now enables artists to create multi-page stories and projects. CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX's Story layout option is ideal for manga and comic artists to streamline their creative process and easily access their story files in one convenient area. The Story option will allow you to specify the number of pages you want to work on, add and delete pages, change the order of pages, create a 2 page spread from a single file, organize your story through the story management window and finally save your story in a convenient project file.
REUSE YOUR ARTWORK - BACKWARDS COMPATIBILITY
Import Your CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX 4 Files
CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX allows you to import all of your CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX 4 EX and 4 Debut files including your .CPG page files and your .CST story (project) files.
MORE PRECISION AND CONTROL
Advanced Text Settings
CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX's text tools have been updated to include adjustments to letter and word spacing, mixing of fonts, anti-aliasing, italics and underline options, line spacing and many other requested features.
SPEED UP YOUR WORKFLOW
Amazing New Effects and Tools
Amazing updates to CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX make it comparable to other popular graphic applications such as Photoshop and Painter. CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX provides several advancements over CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX 4 to help you create a much more professional and polished look.
Pencil and Ink Options
CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX offers more versatility and flexibility than any other application when creating manga and comics. Create original sketches using your mouse or draw naturally with a Pen Tablet. Use scans of your existing paper artwork or import images or photos for use in your manga and comic creations.
FULLY CUSTOMIZABLE NEW USER INTERFACE
Set up a Personal Work Flow
CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX was written with artists' workflow at the very top of the priority list. All of the most used tools - pens, pencils, erasers, rulers, pattern brushes and selection tools are all right at your fingertips. Customize your own brush shapes, canvas textures, paint expressions and more and then save those as your personal settings.
POWERFUL COLORING TOOLS
Color your Artwork
CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX is your all in one manga and comic creation solution. Save time and money by no longer having to use other applications to professionally color your artwork.
Speed up production using the built-in vector tools. Ability to view the centerline of vectors makes spotting trouble areas in need of smoothing a breeze
SIMULATE REAL WORLD BRUSHES
Paint Brushes Created Just the Way You Like
New dedicated air brush allows you to have multiple air brush effects. Use the tone brush to create a wider array of visual effects. Easily create and share your own brush pattern as well.
MORE POWER AND CONTROL
New support for 3D objects and figures allows for reference and background materials. Manipulate 3D objects directly on the screen or use preset poses. Drag and Drop other 3D objects on the canvas.
FASTER THAN EVER
64-Bit Architecture & Multi-Core CPU Support
CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX is now a 64 bit application! Improvements in speed and memory will be noticed by everyone who uses 64 bit machines.
CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX
- Windows®: XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 or 10
- 2 GHz Intel® Pentium® 4 or equivalent
- Does not work with 64 bit version of XP or Vista
- Does not work with Windows RT
- Macintosh®: OS X 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, 10.9, 10.10 or 10.11
- Intel® Core™ 2 Duo minimum
- Compatible with 32 bit and 64 bit OS
- 2 GB RAM recommended
- 2 GB free hard disk space recommended
- Graphic card with VRAM of 256MB or more and OpenGL 1.5 recommended
- XGA (1024×768) or higher, WXGA (1280×768) or higher, 16-Bit color display or higher
- Pen Tablet – Wacom FAVO, Bamboo, Intuos or Cintiq
- Internet connection required for product activation service and supplemental materials
- DVD-ROM Drive