About xkcd comics
A stick figure webcomic, xkcd is best described by its tagline, a webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language.
It focuses on various subject matters; life, love, scientific jokes, mathematics, pop culture, the universe, everything. Aside from the stick figures, this webcomic also features landscapes, intricate mathematical patterns and sometimes imitates the style of other cartoonists.
Created by Randall Munroe, xckd started out as doodles from his school notebooks, scanned and uploaded on his webpage. Launched on September 2005, this new web comic strip updates every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
xkcd doesn’t stand for anything, Munroe originally used it as an instant messaging screen name. Gaining a very loyal fanbase, this web comic is now recognized as one the popular mainstream media which won Outstanding Single Panel Comic. In September 2009, an xkcd Volume 0 comic book was released.
Recommended Issues: comic strips 202, 236, 244, 254, 262, 304, 325, 385
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