The first series of HTML5 Game Camps concluded yesterday, helping attendees to learn HTML5 by diving in and writing games. Here’s a summary of links and resources for anyone who would like to get started.
Thanks to everyone who participated, and let me know if you’ve continued working on your creations after the events!
This session focuses on a brief introduction to HTML5, CSS3, standards, and browser support.
Internet Explorer & HTML5
Internet Explorer Developer Tools (built in to IE 8+) – See also Firebug for Firefox and the Chrome Dev Tools
WebMatrix 2 Beta
Visual Studio 2010 Extensions
Expression Web 4 HTML5 Support
Focused on 2D graphics with SVG and Canvas and choosing between them.
SVG & Canvas
3D in 2D
Game Dev Resources
Much of the time was spent in code and demos, but the slides we did use are up in a presentations folder on SkyDrive. The relevant files are:
Missed the in person events? Fortunately, it isn’t game over! The content is being brought to you online via these webcasts:
Enjoy creating those games!