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Celsys to sponsor prizes for WEBTOON’s Call to Action global contest Supporting the discovery and nurturing of talented creators with Clip Studio Paint

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Celsys will sponsor prizes for WEBTOON’s Call to Action contest, due to be held from June 1, 2022 to July 31, 2022. 

WEBTOON’s Call to Action Contest:

The contest will focus on the action comic and shonen manga genre and aims to discover new action focused story creators. The top 3 winners of the contest will be offered the opportunity to debut their comics on WEBTOON ORIGINALS as well as receiving cash and other prizes.

Celsys will present the top 10 winners with dual-device 2-year plans for Clip Studio Paint EX, and up to 10 honorable mentions will receive single-device 1-year plans for Clip Studio Paint EX.

Contest Schedule
Entry period: June 1 - July 31, 2022
Result announcement: September 30, 2022 (to be confirmed)

Submission Rules
・Must be one complete episode, of at least 60 panels
・Must be fully colored
・Must contain scenes wherein at least two characters fight
・Dialogue must be written in English

See official rules for more details and restrictions.

Winners of the top 3 places will be offered the opportunity to publish their stories as WEBTOON ORIGINALS, cash prizes, as well as a dual-device 2-year plan for Clip Studio Paint EX. The first-place winner will also have their work recreated as an up-to 10-minute animation at a later date.

1st place: $50,000 USD 
2nd place: $30,000 USD
3rd place: $20,000 USD
4th to 10th place: $5,000 USD
Up to 10 honorable mentions will receive a single-device 1-year plan for Clip Studio Paint EX.



Clip Studio Paint is used by over 15 million people for the creation of illustrations, comics, webcomics and animation.* The app is available on Windows, macOS, iPad, iPhone, Android, and Chromebook, so users can use it on whatever device they own. Known for its natural drawing feel and plentiful features, Clip Studio Paint is loved by illustrators, comic artists, and animators, and used by beginners and industry professionals alike.

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* Includes free trial users and downloads of the iPad, iPhone, Galaxy, Android, and Chromebook versions.

Celsys continues to support creators to create artistic content with digital technology.
Celsys provides solutions for content creation, distribution, and browsing, including support of creative activities through the “Clip Studio Paint” app for illustration, manga and animation production, as well as the “Clip Studio” web service, and the “Clip Studio Reader” e-book solution.

Corporate site: https://www.celsys.co.jp/en/
Clip Studio Paint site: https://www.clipstudio.net/en/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/clipstudioofficial/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/clipstudiopaint
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/celsys.clipstudiopaint/
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/CLIPSTUDIOPAINTchannel

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