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 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 ›

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 ›

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 ›

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 ›