Foundation HTML5 Canvas gives you the tools you need to create fantastic games, animations, and interactive user interfaces natively within the browser using the canvas tag, functionality that previously was only possible using plug-ins such as Flash.
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Table of contents (10 chapters)
About this book
Once the basics are covered you’ll move on to the more advanced features of canvas, including image and video manipulation. You’ll also learn how to create realistic animations with the help of some basic physics.
Foundation HTML5 Canvas then teaches you how to create two thrilling space-based games using all the skills you’ve learned so far. You'll find plenty of code examples and illustrations designed to help you understand even the most complex of topics.
HTML5 is already here for you, and this book will provide you with all the information you need to enjoy the show.
For more information, source code, and the latest blog posts from author Rob Hawkes, visit http://rawkes.com/foundationcanvas.
About the author
Book Title: Foundation HTML5 Canvas
Book Subtitle: For Games and Entertainment
Authors: Rob Hawkes
Publisher: Apress Berkeley, CA
eBook Packages: Professional and Applied Computing, Professional and Applied Computing (R0), Apress Access Books
Copyright Information: Rob Hawkes 2011
Softcover ISBN: 978-1-4302-3291-9Published: 12 April 2011
eBook ISBN: 978-1-4302-3292-6Published: 19 September 2011
Edition Number: 1
Number of Pages: XVIII, 316
Topics: Web Development, Software Engineering