Use HTML5 to build graphically rich, interactive games
Prepare your creations to work on mobile devices
Create adventure games, word games, space games, andothers
Apply a basic physics model for more advanced motion
Love games? Turn your imagination loose with the tools andtechniques in this book!
Game fanatic Andy Harris has written the book he wishes he'd hadwhen he started creating games for his own enjoyment. Whetheryou're new to programming or a skilled programmer eager to cash inon today's game bonanza, you'll find just what you need here.Master HTML5 and CSS game tools and build powerful games that alsowork on mobile devices.
Of sprites and such create sprites (the moving elementsof your game), control them, and manage their speed
Rev up the engine discover how to use the simpleGameengine and its library of objects to bring your game to life
Sound is super choose an audio editor and locate orbuild sound effects to add interest and excitement to yourgame
Games for the road see how HTML5 facilitates mobile gamedevelopment and learn to make your game work as an app
Open the book and find:
The necessary parts of a game
How to build a basic HTML5 page
Step-by-step directions for some simple starter games
Tips on debugging your code
The importance of collisions and how to manage them