What better way to learn browser game development using HTML5 and CSS3 than by building actual games? From simple ping pong to a sophisticated car game, this book is the perfect starting point.
Learn HTML5 game development by building six fun example projects
Full, clear explanations of all the essential techniques
Covers puzzle games, action games, multiplayer, and Box 2D physics
Use the Canvas with multiple layers and sprite sheets for rich graphical games
Harness CSS3 special effects to create polished, engaging puzzle games
HTML5 promises to be the hot new platform for online games. HTML5 games work on computers, smartphones, and tablets – including iPhones and iPads. Be one of the first developers to build HTML5 games today and be ready for tomorrow!
The book will show you how to use latest HTML5 and CSS3 web standards to build card games, drawing games, physics games and even multiplayer games over the network. With the book you will build 6 example games with clear step-by-step tutorials.
The book divides into 9 chapters with each one focusing on one topic. We will create 6 games in the book and specifically learn how we draw game objects, animate them, adding audio, connecting players and building physics game with Box2D physics engine.