yawr Alternatives

    yawr is described as 'YAWR is a webcomic reader that connects to a webcomic of your choice (dynamically extensible via regex-based plugins) and displays or updates strips. The current version is based on SDL and written in the D programming language' and is an app in the News & Books category. There are five alternatives to yawr for Mac, Windows and Linux. The best alternative is Buoh, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like yawr are Woofy (Free, Open Source), ACMEreader (Free Personal), iStrip (Free) and Comica (Free).

    This page was last updated Nov 27, 2014

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Buoh is a reader for online strips comics. It is free software, designed to work well under the GNOME Desktop.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      Woofy is a pretty neat webcomic downloader, designed for simplicity and ease of use. Its purpose is to help you download and maintain an archive of your favorite online comics, while not getting too much in your way.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Mac
      This comic viewer / comic reader lets you read your daily comics with ease. -ACMEreader stores comic strips in an archive. -ACMEreader keeps track of new and read comic strips. -New strips are shown in a different color.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      An application to view and archive comic strips available online - Download comic strip images and cache them for offline viewing - Support for over 600 strips built in - Keyboard navigation provides quick access to strips and dates - Save bookmarks for your favorite...

      Discontinued

      iStrip is not being actively maintained any more. This means that many strips are likely to not work well, or at all. It can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Free program to automatically fetch comic strips from various sources. At the time of writing, Comica has 907 comics included within its database.
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