HTML5 Game Tutorials

The HTML5 Game Development blog has a nice in depth tutorial explaining how to make a Galaxians style game with HTML5.

Here is Today

Here is Today is an interesting HTML5 experiment that helps to put the world, and our lives, into perspective.

HTML5 Game Engines

Want to create a game with HTML5 technologies? It’s a popular thing to do these days – many people are trying it out – and event if you’re not making games, maybe you want to create a web toy or some interactive art? HTML5 Game Engines is a site that categorizes and ranks the top… Read More ›

HTML5 Game Devs

A vibrant community forum of people who are passionate about HTML5 Game development. A great place to get help and advice if you’re new to game dev or want to get some tips.

Making the Move to HTML5

An interesting series of articles by a games studio started by former console developers that have now moved to the more open HTML5 format. The article is in 3 parts: Part 1 – Reasoning and Benefits Part 2 – programming considerations Part 3 – Technical considerations

Making Money with HTML5 Games

An interesting look at the many ways you can make money with HTML5 Games. Currently the commercial market for these games is quite small – but with the ever expanding smartphone market it can only continue to expand. MarketJS seem to think you can make a 5 figure salary from HTML5 games – which I… Read More ›

Nintendo HTML5 Web Framework

At GDC 2013 (Game Developers Conference) this year Nintendo announced that they have a HTML5 web framework for developing Wii U applications. It seems they’ve also opened up the usage to smaller developers allowing more people than ever to develop content for Nintendo platforms. This is fantastic news for game developers – and great for… Read More ›

Bones WordPress Theme

I’m a WordPress developer by trade – so I’m hugely interested in anything WordPress related. I am about to start a new website and so I was looking for a decent starter theme. I’ll admit that I haven’t started developing yet – but from the documentation and writeups I’ve seen Bones looks like a good… Read More ›

HeadTrackr

Headtrackr is a clever html5 javascript library that allows you to use a users webcam and then track their face – which you can then use as a control method for a game or other interactive thing. The webcam api is a new thing that I hadn’t seen being used before (or even heard of)… Read More ›

Sketchpad

So yesterday I mentioned HTML5 drawing apps – and today I find this. It’s awesome. I would really recommend it as a great example of nicely done canvas work. I love the feel of the brushes – they move really smoothly – unlike many of the online drawing apps you get. Hopefully I can learn… Read More ›

HTML5 Drawing App Tutorial

I’ve been researching creating a HTML5 drawing app recently and I keep coming across this one from William Malone. His choice of a watermelon duck is a bit odd – and there’s a few things he does that are a bit strange/ superflous – but as a primer it’s quite nice and I’d recommend it… Read More ›

KinectJS

KinectJS is a javascript library that makes interfacing with the html canvas a lot simpler. From the website: KineticJS is an HTML5 Canvas JavaScript framework that enables high performance animations, transitions, node nesting, layering, filtering, caching, event handling for desktop and mobile applications, and much more.

HTML5 Canvas Tutorials

If you’ve ever wanted to get into HTML5 development then you could do worse than start with HTML5CanvasTutorials.com. They feature a wide variety of tutorials all about HTML5 Canvas – a big chunk of which include details about KinectJS. KinectJS is a javascript plugin that gives loads of support for animations, transitions and all sorts… Read More ›

Weave Silk

Weave Silk is an interactive HTML5 experiment that uses the power of the browser to create beautiful things. There’s not much more to say really – it makes use of modern technology to create lovely looking artworks.

Atari HTML5 Games

Atari – of all people – have put together a massive resource explaining how to build a HTML5 game with loads of code samples and all sorts. The HTML5 Games resource is really comprehensive and covers all sorts of areas, but it’s definitely for those who have some experience with developing with HTML5 and javascript…. Read More ›

The Wilderness Downtown

An interactive film by Chris Milk. Featuring “We Used To Wait” by Arcadefire and built in HTML5. There’s so much cleverness in this video. Besides drawing stuff on the html5 canvas element – there’s all sorts of things like actions triggered by the music, in particular browser windows opening and closing. Plus – there’s Google… Read More ›

Find Your Way To Oz

An interactive journey through Kansas – that takes you on a balloon ride to Oz. A promotional interactive site created for the 2013 Disney Movie – Oz the Great and the Powerful. There’s a case study (and tutorial) on the development of the Oz project over at HTML5 Rocks. The demo makes use of webGL… Read More ›

Gallery of Mo

Movember is a moustache growing charity event held during November each year that raises funds and awareness for prostate cancer.

Hunger Action Month

September is Hunger Action Month. Nearly 49 million people in America face hunger. Don’t let their struggles go unheard.

Defqon.1

The website for the Defqon.1 Festival. Makes good use of the jQuery isotope Plugin to load the content on the homepage in a haphazard grid.