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Manga Studio 5 Beginner's Guide by Michael Rhodes

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Time for action – starting a story

If you have Manga Studio EX, open it. If you don't have EX, then sit back, read this chapter, and see what it can do.

What we want to do in this section is to create a story. As far as Manga Studio EX is concerned, a story is a folder that contains many LIP files (the basic Manga Studio page files), and a CMC file, which is the Manga Studio story management file. The CMC file keeps track of which file is on which page (as we can move pages around in EX), how many pages are there in the story, and if pages are spread (two pages that are combined together to be one large page).

Just like a journey is begun with the first step, the first step in making our stories is to click on the New Page icon in the control bar. ...

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