A downloadable VR app for Windows

Put on a VR headset and become the xkcd characters. Look down and see your stick-man body! Set up cells with props and text and take screenshots to make your own xkcd-inspired comics.

Screenshots are saved to your Documents/xkcd folder.

This was made as part of the itch.io xkcd Game Jam and the Winnipeg Winter Game Jam 2017.


  • Be one of 8 xkcd characters (VR as mocap)
  • Choose from 12 props
  • Make speech bubbles with a virtual keyboard
  • Compose wide, regular or narrow comic cells
  • Switch between light and dark themes
  • Take screenshots to make your own comics
  • Switch between comic and mirrored view on 2nd screen output

Published Nov 20, 2017
Release date Nov 20, 2017
AuthorThe Campfire Union
TagsComedy, comic, comics, htc-vive, Oculus Rift, Virtual Reality (VR), xkcd
Average sessionA few minutes
InputsOculus Rift, HTC Vive
LinksTwitter, Homepage

Install instructions

Requires Oculus Rift or HTC Vive.


xkcd-vr-oculus-rift.zip 50 MB
Version 1 Nov 20, 2017
xkcd-vr-htc-vive.zip 50 MB
Version 1 Nov 21, 2017
xkcd-vr-initial-release.zip 49 MB

Development log


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