Reactions to Time Edit

Countdown to next update Edit

It plays a "dong" sound 6 seconds before the next picture is shown:

Latest Frame (automatically updates) Edit

Watch the frames Edit

Viewing ProgramsEdit


  • A useful way to browse XKCD Time. A scrollable, playable, and frame linkable version with code is available on github. Play back speed is adjustable and there is a list of clickable points of interest.

Mscha's ViewerEdit

  • A user-controlled viewer that also provides useful links to the frames, as well as outside links to Geekwagon and Aubron.

The Book of AubronEdit

  • A play-through of all pictures so far, created by aubronwood. The program is able to change the speed of the play through, stop and start the automatic play-through, soundtrack, and manually change to the next or previous picture.

Time Drags OnEdit

mrob27's Replay ViewerEdit

  • Real-time player created by Mrob27. It displays the 'Time' frame that would have been seen at the current date/time in 2013; also has keyboard commands and fast playback mode.

balthasar_s' Aftertime ViewerEdit

Other ViewersEdit

List of frames Edit

  • a list of all frames of Time posted so far, with frame numbers and with links to the images both at time of posting and currently of the xkcd servers, and the difference between them (if any).

Youtube Videos Edit

Image Album Edit

Ebook Edit

Explain xkcd Edit

Some more information and discussion can be found at

IRC Channel for "Time"Edit

Join the conversation: #xkcd-time on
(This is basically a chatroom. Learn about IRC here:

Below is a list of software and games related to The One True Comic.

Stand-alone frame comparatorsEdit*Frame number 1*/*Frame number 2* 



'mojacardave' forum post graphs:Edit

User activity in the forumEdit

Graphs for anyone who has posted in the OTT:

Graphs for all users in the Time database (anyone that has submitted an ottification):

Various graphsEdit

Constellations of TimeEdit

(Constellation-type graphs of the activity of posters in the OTT)

Ottification database (incomplete)Edit

Forum Thread statistics, videos, and other miscellaneaEdit

OTT post indicesEdit

OTTish DictionaryEdit

xkcd Time CatapultEdit

The xkcd Time Catapult, a simulation of the catapult in HTML5/JavaScript (only for modern browsers). The source code is available on Github .

Proof of concept that it might 'swell be auto-generated Edit

(With the dialogs and action going on, it's clear that it is not auto-generated)

Heretic dates to newpix converter for the OTTEdit

instructions, script, source on Gist


Wait Not In Vain by ChronosDragon

Sandcastle Builder by Eternal Density

Time calendarEdit

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