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What is Mylar(3)

Mylar is an application (built in python) that will allow you to organize, download and manage your existing digital comic collection.

What it cannot do

If you're looking for a manga downloader or organizer, while it may work in some aspects, mylar is not nor will it ever be built to be used with manga.


  • Create and maintain a watchlist of comic series that will be monitored for upcoming issues, existing issues, etc
  • Abliity to be run on various OS' (windows, linux, macOS, Raspberry Pi, etc)
  • Support for SABnzbd, NZBGet and various torrent clients (as well as Blackhole)
  • Multiple newznabs support, prowlarr support
  • Raw indexer and direct download (DDL) being available to use out of the gate
  • Ability to see upcoming new releases for a particular week and take action on them if required
  • View pullists up to 4 weeks in advance, or go back in the past up to several months prior
  • TPB's and GN's are both supported as far as monitoring and post-processing (not import atm)
  • Can scan your existing library and download any missing issues to help fill in the gaps
  • Failed download handling will download a new issue if one fails
  • Configurable file and folder renaming
  • Metatagging of issues via modified version of the awesome ComicTagger
  • Will automatically meta-tag downloaded issues either during (post-processing) or after (manual post-processing)
  • Generation of series.json files which contain series information for 3rd party applications
  • Notification on snatches / downloads using various notif applications
  • Ability to add a story arc, monitor providers for missing / new issues and organize them all together as required