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The web is a great place to find comics to read, as well as a great way for artists to get their work out in front of your eyes. Here we've collected some recommendations of our favourite free online comics that you can start reading right now. Get stuck in!

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JL8Yale StewartIt's funny with lots of in-jokes for those who like superheroes
FreakangelsWarren Ellis, Paul DuffieldA great, epic post-apocalyptic tale from one of the masters of the medium, serialized for free online
Garfield Minus GarfieldJim Davis, Dan WalshGarfield with the cat cut out is actually funny since the strip just becomes Jon having a breakdown
AxecopEthan Nicolle, Malachai NicolleUnfiltered creative stream of consciousness from the mind of a five year old drawn by his artist older brother
Cyanide and HappinessDave McElfatrick, Kris Wilson, Rob DenbleykerStick figures do horrible things to one another
The Private EyeMarcos Martin, Brian K. VaughanPay what you want sci-fi detective story from the writer of Saga and Y the Last Man
The Junji Ito online readerJunji ItoExpansive archive of amazing horror manga from Junji Ito translated into English
Crossed: Wish You Were HereSi Spurrier, Javier BarrenoFree online expansion of Garth Ennis's horrific Crossed universe. For those who find The Walking Dead a bit tame...
Supermassive Black Hole A*Ben ChamblerlainWritten and drawn by Ben Chamblerlain, former designer & writer of The Matrix Online, Supermassive Black Hole A* is a story about human civilisation living in the middle of the Milky Way universe
8Bit TheatreBrian ClevingerWritten by Brian Clevinger (writer of Atomic Robo), 8Bit Theatre is a parody of fantasy gaming, and is very bloody funny
XKCDRandall MunroeWritten and drawn by Randall Munroe. It's pure stick figures, and is equal parts funny and sentimental
Awkward ZombieKatie TiedrichPurely about video games, feeds our inner nerd!
Existential ComicsWe can't for the life of us find the name!Webcomic about philosophy. Often explains the joke at the end!
NAWLZSutuInteractive comic using sound and animation in addition to the comic format
What Fresh Hell Is This?Tom Nash, Will ElliottNot your Grandma's webcomic. Often hilarious, always obscene...