Storyist 4 for iOS

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Full-Featured Word Processor

Storyist for iOS provides a rich text editor with support for style sheets, comments, and images to help you get your words on the page and make them look great.

Screenwriting Support

With a screenplay template, the ability to work with both Final Draft FDX and Fountain script formats, and multiple cloud storage options, Storyist for iOS is a powerful mobile screenwriting app.

Index Cards

Work with your story at a high level. Storyist lets you view, edit, and arrange your scenes as color coded index cards on a corkboard.

And More

Storyist for iOS is a rich, desktop-caliber app, so your writing environment is always with you—on all your devices.

Files App Support

The home screen is now based on the Files app, so you can store files where you want and edit them in place. You can also use 3rd party cloud storage solutions like Box, Dropbox, Google Drive, and take advantage of iCloud file sharing.


Storyist 4 includes several new themes, including both a light and a dark theme. Like the original theme? No worries, it's still there. Tap the More button on the home screen and choose Themes to see the complete list.

Navigation Sidebar

The Navigation sidebar keeps all of your writing organized and accessible. Swipe to reveal your project files, text outlines, index cards, and comments.


When you store your files in iCloud or on your iPad, Storyist makes daily backup copies (versions) of your projects. It also keeps deleted projects for at least 30 days, so restoring from a previous version or a deleted file is easy.

Formatting Inspector

Storyist for iOS provides a text Inspector for quick editing of formatting, style, and page settings.

Import and Export

Easy import and export of Storyist, RTF, Plain Text, Fountain, and Final Draft v8 files via the Files app and iTunes.