MMWCON

HTML5 Game Programming

Title

HTML5 Game Programming

Presenter

Abstract

HTML5 presents a great opportunity to create browser based games that work across the array of tablet and smartphone based devices. With HTML5, Javascript and the free createJS engine, surprisingly sophisticated games can be created.

In this workshop session, you'll be invited to code along with the instructor as you create a basic game and deploy it to a mobile environment. The games graphical and audio assets will be provided to you as you learn the techniques to create HTML5 based game that includes sprite-based graphics, audio, animations and more.

You'll learn game development techniques including:

• Sprites (Canvas Display Objects)
• Object Nesting
• Asset Preloading
• Tweens and Tween Sequences
• Audio
• Much More

A PC or Mac with text editor, and the createJS library pre-downloaded is required for this session. You may download the the free createJS library at: http://createjs.com/#!/CreateJS. While not required, a mobile device with proper SDK for deployment is recommended.

Details

Type

Workshop

Technical Level

Intermediate

Area
  • Gamification
Topics
  • HTML 5
  • CSS 3
  • Javascript
  • Web-based Mobile Apps
  • Game Design & Mechanics