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
Made withOculus Rift, HTC Vive
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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Thanks guys!