• Japanese
  • English



Clip Studio Paint, our manga, illustration and animation software, has more than 4,000,000 users worldwide

Total worldwide shipments of “CLIP STUDIO PAINT”; the manga, illustration and animation software developed and sold by CELSYS, have exceeded 4,000,000 copies*.


First sold in 2012, CLIP STUDIO PAINT features drawing and painting tools such as pens with natural, realistic strokes, brushes that allow for a variety of expressions, specialized functions that support the entire illustration and color/monochrome comic production workflow, and animation production tools. CLIP STUDIO PAINT is used widely from entry users to professional manga artists and illustrators, and has been introduced to educational facilities such as animation studios, universities, and vocational schools.


In November 2017, we released an iPad version of our software worldwide in addition to the Windows and macOS versions. The software is available in seven languages (Japanese, English, Traditional Chinese, Korean, French, Spanish, and German), and around half of our users are outside Japan. Clip Studio Paint is the global standard for creators all over the world.

*Includes trial versions

CELSYS supports creators globally in the production, browsing, and distribution of digital art utilizing IT technology.
We provide solutions for content creation, distribution, and browsing, including support of creative activities through our illustration, manga and animation production software “Clip Studio Paint” and web service “Clip Studio”, as well as our e-book solution, “BS Reader”.

Corporate site: https://www.celsys.co.jp/en/
Clip Studio Paint site: http://www.clipstudio.net/en/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/clipstudiopaint
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/celsys.clipstudiopaint/

© CELSYS,Inc. All Rights Reserved.

All product names and corporate names are the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

Note: Information in this news release is correct as of the date of publication. Please be aware that changes may occur at a later date,

For media

4-15-7 Nishi-shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku,Tokyo,Japan
TEL: 81-3-5304-2808
FAX: 81-3-5304-1933

For Companies