Product Lineup

Grade

Clip Studio Paint is available in three grades: EX, PRO and Debut.

CLIP STUDIO PAINT EX

Best for comic artists, manga artists & animators. Includes multiple page management tools and features for full-length professional 2D animation.

One-time purchase (Download Version)
Windows / macOS
US$219.00
Buy download version
One-time purchase (Package Version)
Windows / macOS
US$239.00

Suggested retail price

Buy package version
Monthly usage plan
Windows / macOS / iPad / iPhone

Up to 3 months free with first monthly plan
Up to 34% off with an annual plan

US$6.00~/month
Monthly usage plans

CLIP STUDIO PAINT PRO

Best for concept artists, illustrators & designers. Also includes features for single page comics, animated illustrations, and gifs.

One-time purchase (Download Version)
Windows / macOS
US$49.99
Buy download version
One-time purchase (Package Version)
Windows / macOS
US$59.99

Suggested retail price

Buy package version
Monthly usage plan
Windows / macOS / iPad / iPhone

Up to 3 months free with first monthly plan
Up to 53% off with an annual plan

US$2.09~/month
Monthly usage plans

CLIP STUDIO PAINT DEBUT

Windows / macOS

Bundle version equipped with basic features for creating illustrations, comics, manga, and animated illustrations/gifs.
Clip Studio Paint DEBUT is not sold separately as a software.

Upgrade to one-time payment (download version)

Upgrade from Clip Studio Paint Debut to PRO or EX at a special rate.
*You will need to enter your serial number to upgrade.

Upgrade from Clip Studio Paint PRO to
Clip Studio Paint EX

US$219.00US$169.00
From Pro to Ex

Upgrade from Clip Studio Paint Debut to
Clip Studio Paint PRO

US$49.99US$44.99
From Debut to Pro

Monthly usage plan special rate

Upgrade at the special rate through the latest version of Clip Studio Paint.

Users of Clip Studio Paint EX/PRO can upgrade via the special rate once for each product.
*The 3 month free period is not available when using the special rate, even if its your first time.
*Monthly usage plans can be used from Clip Studio Paint Ver. 1.9.9 or later.

This is the special rate for
current users of Clip Studio Paint EX.

Clip Studio Paint EX
Dual-device plan

License for 2 devices (Windows/macOS/iPad)

Monthly: First 12 months
US$12.49 US$7.49 40% off
Annual: First year
US$99.99 US$61.49 38% off
Clip Studio Paint EX
Premium plan

License for 4 devices (Windows/macOS/iPad/iPhone)

Monthly: First 12 months
US$14.99 US$9.49 36% off
Annual: First year
US$117.99 US$79.99 32% off

This is the special rate for
current users of Clip Studio Paint PRO.

Clip Studio Paint EX
Dual-device plan

License for 2 devices (Windows/macOS/iPad)

Monthly: First 6 months
US$12.49 US$7.49 40% off
Annual: First year
US$99.99 US$61.49 38% off
Clip Studio Paint EX
Premium plan

License for 4 devices (Windows/macOS/iPad/iPhone)

Monthly: First 6 months
US$14.99 US$9.49 36% off
Annual: First year
US$117.99 US$79.99 32% off
Clip Studio Paint PRO
Dual-device plan

License for 2 devices (Windows/macOS/iPad)

Monthly: First 6 months
US$7.49 US$3.49 53% off
Annual: First year
US$43.99 US$21.99 50% off
Clip Studio Paint PRO
Premium plan

License for 4 devices (Windows/macOS/iPad/iPhone)

Monthly: First 6 months
US$8.99 US$4.99 44% off
Annual: First year
US$53.99 US$31.99 40% off

Upgrade at the special rate through the latest version of Clip Studio Paint.

Get the special rate

Clip Studio Paint EX Volume License (Windows/macOS)

Volume licenses are available to companies and educational institutions, allowing the use of one serial number for multiple terminals.

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Compare differences

Functions DEBUT PRO EX
Single page illustrations and comics

Color/black-and-white illustrations and comics

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Multi-page comics/manga & illustrations Manage multiple pages in a single file    
Vector layers Draw directly on vector layers to maintain the quality of your lines after scaling or transforming  
Natural and customizable pen and brush tools Customize every drawing tool.  
Animation tools

Create animated illustrations or full-length animations.
*In PRO and DEBUT, you can create animations up to 24 frames long (3 seconds at 8fps).

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Convert images and 3D models into lines and dot shading You can easily use images and 3D models for comics or design work by converting them into lines and screentones.    
Print and export multi-page documents

Print or export your multi-page files in a range of formats. (Not available on iPad version)

   
Number of materials

PRO and EX offer the same amount of materials. Some materials are not available in DEBUT.

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