Are you curious about developing cross-platform mobile games that work in a web browser?
Well, as you probably know, Apple doesn’t allow Flash to run on iOS devices, and Adobe has pulled the plug on Flash for mobile. This makes HTML5 your only solution – but actually a pretty good one!
The thing is, while there are many HTML5 game libraries available, only a few of them support mobile browsers. In this tutorial, you’ll try out one HTML5 game library that works great on the iPhone, Android, and the desktop – enchant.js!
You’ll make a game called called Penguin Dive, where players will take control of a penguin that’s swimming in the ocean, and dodge incoming ice boulders. The longer the penguin stays safely in the ocean, the higher the score. Once an ice boulder hits the penguin, it’s game over!
If you’re ready, then let’s get this party started! (more…)