xkcd Browser

xkcd Browser


(5 stars)


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xkcd Browser is a Comic Viewer for the Webcomic of xkcd.com and a Reader for Articles at what-if.xkcd.com.

xkcd Comics:
* Shows Comic's Title, Image, Hover Text, etc.
* Offline Storage, Download All & Offline Mode
* Notification for new Comics
* Archive: List of all Comics
* Random & Search Function
* Favorites & Comic Ranking
* Integration of explainxkcd.com
* Remember last position
* Pinch to Zoom, Swipe/Fling to navigate back/forward
* 4 different Themes.

What-if Articles:
* Read Article including images and TeX formulas
* Offline Storage, Download All & Offline Mode
* Notification for new Articles
* Archive: List of all Articles

Tags: xkcd, screenshot of xkcd, xkcd qr code, xkcd search, webcomic browser.

Recently changed in this version

* Fixed issues with What-if TeX formulas

Comments and ratings for xkcd Browser
  • (74 stars)

    by Anri Sorel on 14/07/2014

    This is, by a significant margin, the best xkcd browser on the app store. The UI is perfectly serviceable without being too flashy, navigation is good, as are the search function and offline mode, for both the comics and what-if articles. The developer is also receptive to user input. I wrote an earlier review, which praised the app, and offered some suggestions as well. It may have been coinciden

  • (74 stars)

    by Eran Tzinamon on 14/07/2014

    Great xkcd viewer!

  • (74 stars)

    by Brendan Ward on 13/07/2014

    I've tried most of the xkcd viewers, and this is by far the best.

  • (74 stars)

    by John Merchant on 13/07/2014

    Everything works well and is done with minimal permissions. Exactly what want in an app like this.

  • (74 stars)

    by Andreas Böhm on 12/07/2014

    My only complaint is that formulas are presented as code in What If articles. Adding saving lists and adding comments to titles would be very cool to sort favourites and add some information. Some What Ifs cover much more than would be obvious from the original title.

  • (74 stars)

    by Klariobaldo Zavala on 07/07/2014

    Great humor, always enjoy a good app over having to go through the internet browser. Would like to be able to exit app via button instead of backing through all the comics I read. Also a bookmark would be nice, so to pick up where we leave off if I don't return for a while.

  • (74 stars)

    by Andrea Farruggia on 04/07/2014

    Works flawlessy and has a lot of handy features packed - like a convenient integration with explain xkcd - and a nice way for reading captions. Only (minor) hiccup: the GUI is a bit on the ugly side, it could be better. A solid 4 stars.

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