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Wacom Bamboo™ Manga draws the magic of Puella Magi Madoka Magica to Anime Festival Asia Indonesia 2012

Press Release   •   Aug 31, 2012 15:31 +08

Jakarta, 31 August 2012 – Experience the ease and joy of re-creating your favourite manga images with one of the world’s best interactive tablet, Wacom’s Bamboo™ Manga. Wacom, the world’s leading manufacturer of pen tablets, interactive pen displays and digital solutions, will showcase its latest Bamboo series at Anime Festival Asia Indonesia on 1st and 2nd September, at the Jakarta International Expo. Wacom products bundled with exclusive Puella Magi Madoka Magica premiums will be available for pre-orders at the festival grounds.

To meet the increasing needs of anime and manga lovers and help them evoke their creative passion, Wacom will debut at the much-anticipated anime and Japanese popular culture festival with an experiential showcase. Visitors can try out a range of Wacom Bamboo products, including the Bamboo Manga, at Wacom’s booth (#15). Ideal for bringing manga and animation characters to life, Wacom’s Bamboo Manga is an interactive pen tablet that shines in the market-leading Bamboo tablet series. (Please refer to the Annex for technical specifications)                          

For more information on the Bamboo Manga, please visit www.wacom.asia/id/bamboo-tablets/bamboo-manga. To find out more about Wacom’s products, please visit www.wacom.asia/id.

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Bamboo Manga Specifications

  • Two sensors for pen and Multi-Touch input
  • Support of Multi-Touch gestures to scroll, zoom, rotate, and more
  • Pressure sensitive pen tip and eraser for natural feel
  • Battery-free and ergonomic pen with two buttons
  • Paper-like tablet overlay with 16:10 format
  • Ambidextrous tablet design
  • Four customizable ExpressKeys for quick function access
  • Attached pen holder for convenient storage
  • Easy USB connection Interactive tutorial to make the most of Bamboo


Model Name


Size: Small

Tablet Dimensions: 278 x 176 x 9.8 (mm)

Pen Active Area: 147 x 92 (mm)

Touch Active Area: 147 x 92 (mm)

Pen Pressure Levels: 1,024

ExpressKeys: 4

Interface: USB

Color: Silver/black

Bundled Software: openCanvas Lite Special Edition for Wacom(Win)
Corel® Painter™ Essentials (Win/Mac)
Bamboo Dock (Win/Mac)
Bamboo Scribe (Win/Mac)

Cable: 1.0m

System Requirements: Windows® 7, Vista or XP SP3 or later (incl. 64-bit editions),
Mac OS X 10.5.8 or later, Intel® processor.
Note: Also requires a USB port, color display and DVD-ROM drive.


Package Contents

  • Bamboo tablet
  • pen for Bamboo
  • replacement nibs
  • nib extractor tool
  • quick start guide
  • installation CD/DVD with driver software
  • Bamboo Dock and interactive tutorial

About Wacom

Founded in 1983, Wacom’s vision to bring people and technology closer together through natural interface technologies has made it the world’s leading manufacturer of pen tablets, interactive pen displays and digital interface solutions. The advanced technology of Wacom’s intuitive input devices has been used to create some of the most exciting digital art, films, special effects, fashions and designs around the world and provides business and home users with the ability to explore digital content creation in a comfortable, natural way. Today, millions of customers use Wacom’s cordless, battery-free, pressure-sensitive pen technology to express their creativity.