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Free for 1 hour every day
Clip Studio Paint, the acclaimed drawing and painting suite, goes mobile!
Designers, illustrators, comic and manga artists all over the world love Clip Studio Paint for its natural drawing feel, deep customization, and abundant features and effects.

Clip Studio Paint for iPhone takes all of the features of the desktop version - used by over 8 million artists worldwide! - and literally puts them all at your fingertips. Clip Studio Paint for iPhone is free to use for one hour per day.

What the pros are saying!
"I love how intuitive it is. I can literally do everything I want to do on this single app." - Charlie Adlard
"This software offers the most natural paper-like experience, but with all the advantages of a digital environment." - Paco Sordo
"I can express myself freely in Clip Studio Paint without any restrictions." - Kenny Ruiz
"I've only recently started using Clip Studio Paint, but it's already won me over with its drawing tools." - Ricardo Bessa
"No other program handles drawing and pen input so well." - Ian Jepson

Access the same features available in Clip Studio Paint for desktop, including:

- Huge variety of pens and brushes for drawing and painting in your style.
- Sophisticated pressure sensitivity making each brushstroke look and feel natural.
- Stabilization and correction features so you can draw lines as you intend.
- Color options galore! Choose from a variety of paint styles like watercolor, oil, even airbrush and cell-shading and call up your favorite colors quickly and easily with the Color History feature.
- Use layers to achieve cool gradients and effects, and to edit and fine tune your work a few parts at a time.
- Cloud saving and workspace integration with Clip Studio desktop: Take your home projects with you on the go and see your additions and changes reflected on your desktop canvas.
- Auto actions and other quality of life features make the touch-based Clip Studio Paint for iPhone experience intuitive and easy to use.

Packed with additional features that make Clip Studio Paint for iPhone the best illustration and comics software for mobile:

- Put commands and tools you use most in the quick toolbar for easy access. Plus, Auto Actions streamline your workflow.
- Use photos straight from your phone and convert them to artistic backgrounds or tones for use in your art.
- Convert photos on your phone to automatic poses with the Pose Scanner features, and use the edge keyboard for shortcut keys.
- Customize touch gestures with your most-used functions for even easier access!

Register a FREE Clip Studio account to synchronize your work across PC, iPhone, and iPad here: https://accounts.clip-studio.com/register

Requires 2GB of free space. 4GB recommended.
Recommended for use on 5.5 inch and above displays.
Touchscreen required.

Requires 2GB of free space. 4GB recommended.
Recommended for use on 5.5 inch and above displays.
Touchscreen required.

Please see the following for supported devices.

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Subscribe to use without time limitations.
With the Smartphone plan, choose from PRO (US$0.99 per month), or EX (US$2.49 per month).
Save 45% on PRO or 43% on EX with an annual payment.
You can also get the Premium plan to use Clip Studio Paint on up to 4 devices (iPhone/iPad/macOS/Windows).
The subscription will be charged to your Apple ID.
Taxes and additional charges vary depending on your country of residence.
If you choose to subscribe, your subscription will renew automatically every month. You may cancel at any time. If you do not cancel
more than 24 hours before automatic renewal, you will be charged for the subsequent month.

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Version History

Launched Dec 04, 2019 (12 months ago).

Releasing new versions every about 1 month, on average.

Oct 22
Version 1.10.2

・Fixed an issue where the cursor for the acquired color was not displayed when tapping the canvas with a finger while using the Eyedropper tool.

Oct 05
Version 1.10.1

・ We have fixed the issue of the application closing unexpectedly when canceling text input with the Text tool.

Sep 30
Version 1.10.0

・Added [Vector] to [File] menu > [Import]. This allows you to import SVG-format files from Adobe Illustrator or other software as a vector layer.
・[Vector Export] was added to the [File] menu. Vector layers can be exported as SVG files.
・It is now possible to import layer folders when importing an ibisPaint artwork file.

Jun 24
Version 1.9.13

Fixed the problem preventing materials from being downloaded from Clip Studio Assets.

Apr 27
Version 1.9.11

・Fixed the problem of not being able to log in from Clip Studio.
・ We have fixed the problem where the [Start from current size when changing brush size by dragging on canvas] setting in [Preferences] > [Tools] would not be applied

Apr 16
Version 1.9.10

・Fixed a problem where transformations were not applied to lines and rulers drawn on vectors when selected with the [Object] sub-tool and transformed with [Free Transform], [Distort], [Skew], or [Perspective].
・Other issues have also been fixed.

Apr 09
Version 1.9.9

- If using an annual or monthly plan for Clip Studio Paint PRO/EX, a login screen will appear after you update to Ver. 1.9.9, prompting you to log in to your Clip Studio account. Simply log in once to continue using the app as usual.
- The [Review/Change License] command has been added to the [App Settings] menu. Here you can change the current license.
- You can now move the control points of the line being created with the [Continuous curve] sub tool by holding the Command key while drawing. You can also confirm the line by clicking an empty space while holding the Command key. This operation is the same when drawing lines with sub tools in the [Figure] tool, [Balloon] tool, [Ruler] tool, and [Frame border] tool.
- The option [Confirm shape with double-click or double-tap] has been added to [Preferences] > [Tool]. This setting determines whether or not double-clicking will confirm shapes created with tools such as the [Continuous curve] tool.
- The command [Paste to shown position] has been added to the [Edit] menu. This allows you to paste items from the clipboard to the middle of the canvas window.
- You can now two-finger tap to undo the most recent control point when drawing with the [Continuous curve] sub tool.
- We have improved how the status of material downloads and uploads appears in the [Communication Management] dialog in Clip Studio.
- The WacomStylusSDK has been updated to Ver. 2.2.4.
- Other minor issues have been fixed.

Jan 14
Version 1.9.8

・ Fixed the issue where Clip Studio format files (extension: clip) may be overwritten or corrupted when saved to OneDrive.
・ Fixed an issue when opening a page while editing a different page in a multi-page file could cause it to force close.

Dec 18
Version 1.9.7

・ The color of the Selection Launcher buttons has been changed to improve visibility.
・ The color of clips on the [Timeline] palette has been changed to improve visibility.
・ The color of icons now changes depending on the selected background color.
・ The design of some icons has been changed.
- Animation folders
- Gradient tool icon
- Cursor icons on the canvas
・ You can now open files managed by a page management file (extension: .clip, .lip) as single pages if you cannot get access permissions for the page management file.
・ When launching Clip Studio Paint or re-displaying the Edge keyboard toggle button, the button will appear in the same place as the last time it was used.
・We have fixed a bug with file recovery for resolving conflicts created by working on the same file on different devices.

Dec 13
Version 1.9.6

・We have fixed an issue where image quality would decrease if shrinking an image when sharing with [File] > [Quick Share].
・We have fixed an issue on iPadOS and iOS 13 where the Files app would close and Clip Studio Paint would crash if users tried to open files by long-pressing in the Files app and clicking Share > Save image from the context menu.
・Some other minor bugs were fixed.

Dec 04
Version 1.9.5

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