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Build an HTML5 Game

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Publisher:No Starch Press
Category: No Starch
Posted:Jun 30 2016
Book format:PDF
Book size:6.42 MB

Book Description:

If you already have even basic familiarity with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, you're ready to learn how to build a browser-based game. In Build an HTML5 Game, you'll use your skills to create a truly cross-platform bubble-shooter game - playable in both desktop and mobile browsers.As you follow along with this in-depth, hands-on tutorial, you'll learn how to:Send sprites zooming around the screen with JavaScript animationsMake things explode with a jQuery plug-inUse hitboxes and geometry to detect collisionsImplement game logic to display levels and respond to player inputConvey changes in game state with animation and soundAdd flair to a game interface with CSS transitions and transformationsGain pixel-level control over your game display with the HTML canvasThe programming starts right away in Chapter-no hemming and hawing, history, or throat clearing. Exercises at the end of each chapter challenge you to dig in to the bubble shooter's code and modify the game.Go ahead. Take the plunge. Learn to create a complete HTML5 game right now and then use your newfound skills to build your own mega-popular, addictive game.

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