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September 22, 2010 at 8:00 pm #7864AnonymousInactive
Looking to pick a few brains…
I’d like to dip my beak into some browser game development and being a predominantly .NET developer I’m leaning towards Silverlight. However, I’d like to try something a bit more open sourced and to get some experience with a different technology.
I know there’s the Flax lads working on their HTML5 (which probably wouldn’t hurt me to get familiar with) engine but I was curious if anyone else is doing much in the way of browser games and if so what are you using?
September 22, 2010 at 8:35 pm #46316AnonymousInactive
Another HTML 5 engine:
The guy building this impactjs engine sure looks to know what he is at.
September 22, 2010 at 8:53 pm #46317AnonymousInactive
Wow, that’s impressive work!
Thanks for that link.
September 23, 2010 at 8:04 am #46319AnonymousInactive
There is also Unity though it is not open source
September 23, 2010 at 8:26 am #46320AnonymousInactive
There is also Unity though it is not open source[/quote:3e9f58b130]
Cool, I didn’t realise it was for web dev too – I’ve read a lot about it in relation to iPhone development.
September 23, 2010 at 8:39 am #46321AnonymousInactive
No problem. I think they are also working on an Android version, but yeah Unity makes it pretty easy to deploy your game to different platforms :)
September 23, 2010 at 9:04 am #46323AnonymousInactive
No problem. I think they are also working on an Android version, but yeah Unity makes it pretty easy to deploy your game to different platforms :)[/quote:90c18e2f96]
I remember hearing that being mentioned in one of the more recent Indie Game Development podcasts. I think the guy being interviewed even mentioned they might do a Windows Phone version too – they’d have a finger in every pie at that point.
September 23, 2010 at 1:51 pm #46325
September 23, 2010 at 3:48 pm #46326AnonymousInactive
Check out flax.ie. I am working on a HTML5 Game Engine and blogging about the development there.
EDIT just read your post again, I see you already know ha.
September 23, 2010 at 6:46 pm #46327AnonymousInactive
another engine for deployment of 3D to the web is neoaxis engine which is about to go 1.0. It has nice editors for both maps and resources, very .net oriented, and has an indie and free license. It’s made by Ivan, in Russia!
September 24, 2010 at 12:33 pm #46329AnonymousInactive
Also Shiva ( http://www.stonetrip.com ), does web / iPhone / Android / StandAlone. We’ve licenced Pro versions of both Shiva and Unity here, and will hopefully be allocating resources soon to making some games with them ( we just have internal demos at the mo ).
September 25, 2010 at 8:15 pm #46332AnonymousInactive
Brilliant, thanks for all those links :D
September 27, 2010 at 6:35 pm #46336AnonymousInactive
This may be old news to people here, but I came across http://flixel.org/.
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