Schlock Mercenary

Welcome to the 31st Century! Humans entered the galactic age over 900 years ago, and now do business with all manner of alien folk.

Schlock Mercenary is now available on your iPhone and iPod Touch*, brought to you by The Tayler Corporation and Plus 14 Ltd.

Enjoy your daily fix on the go, with features not available on the web.

  • Includes Retina Display optimised graphics.
  • Bigger than ever - Strips 28% larger than online.
  • See the future with strips available 3 days ahead of the web (paid subscriptions only)*.
  • Create your own bookmarks - which can automatically follow you through the archives.
  • Panel based viewing, as the Artist intended.
  • Pan and zoom to see more detail on the interesting bits.
  • Special iPhone only artwork.
  • Simple navigation through the archives.
  • Read Howards Blog in the app.
  • Links to Schlock online communities.
  • Free to download and browse with ads. Purchase a subscription to remove the ads.


Re-read your favorite books or chapters with our simple archive navigation.

The official Schlock Mercenary reader application for iPhone and iPod Touch contains* all the strips since the beginning of the strip.

*Requires iPhone OS 3.0. An internet connection is required to download content. Strips are cached on the device, but are not stored permanently. Read ahead only available with a paid subscription of US$0.99 a month, or 6 months for US$4.99. Subscriptions are purchased in the application with your iTunes account, and can be shared with up to 5 iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad devices.