Questions tagged [browser]

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How do I make sure everyone sees the same distance across different resolutions?

Hello game dev community. I have recently got into making games in a browser window, and me and a friend ran into a common problem. Let's say I have a game like diep.io, where users can control their ...
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Testing a website in Steam overlay webbrowser

How do I test my website in Steam overlay webbrowser without running a game?
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Best approach to develop a mobile version of existing browser mmo game?

our team has developed a MMO browser game (HTML5, Javascript & PHP). The game is similar to Empire GG, Clash of Kings, Game of War etc. We want to develop a mobile version and the question is ...
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Designing PHP RPG game: Should I use multiple classes for each type of item or a single table?

I'm making a text-based role playing game written in PHP. I have a hard time figuring out how to handle items in game - there will be a few types of objects (weapon, machine, tool, building etc) each ...
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Unity Browser inside UI Panel

What is the best option if I want to show a remote webpage inside a UI Panel in Unity ? I want to target android and iOs platform. I had uniWebView in mind but that thing is more like an overlay I ...
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WebGL - Open URL in new tab? [closed]

How to open URL in new tab for WebGL? Tried Application.OpenURL("url"). But it's opens a tab in same window Thanks
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PHP browser game energy recover time [closed]

I would like to create something very simple. A browser game, where user can waste its energy and ability points. Unlike other games here there won't be no levels. So energy and ability points restore ...
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Porting a SFML game to the browser? [closed]

I've been messing around with SFML, it's my first experience with C++ and I'm enjoying it. But I'm wondering how to publish my game onto anything other than a native platform. Noting that this is my ...
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Can you have an embedded browser in Gamemaker:Studio

I am trying to make a sort of browser in gamemaker and I wanted to know how to embed a browser within a game. Are there any extensions I need to download?
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ASP.NET Browser game Timers

I am developing a simple browser game, using ASP.NET, C# and SQL Server 2012. I need to implement build time of some unit or building. One way would be storing finish date to database and just fetch ...
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How to approach players beeing overlapped by high isometric tiles?

I'm making a browser game wich is based on PHP, MySQL and Javascript. It has an isometric world where the player can move and see other players/NPCs. But if a tile in the foreground is so high that it ...
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Can game replays be used as cheat protection?

Say you're writing a complex turn based multiplayer strategy game in the browser (i.e. JavaScript). The game state is big and complicated (think line of sight calculations in a 3d world). There can be ...
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Most suited technology for browser games? [closed]

I was thinking about making a 2D MMO which I would in the long run support on various plattforms like desktop, mac, browser, android and ios. The server will be c++/linux based and the first client ...
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PHP Browser Game Question - Pretty General Language Suitability and Approach Question

I'm developing a browser game, using PHP, but I'm unsure if the way I'm going about doing it is to be encouraged anymore. It's basically one of those MMOs where you level up various buildings and ...
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Is there a browser game engine with options of payments? [closed]

I would like to make some browser game, where you can buy stuff for real money. Is there any engine I could use? Or should I implement it by myself?
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Smarty templating system really needed? [closed]

Is smarty templating system really needed for creating a browser-based game? Do I need anything else than SQL, PHP, and JS knowledge? \ Note: I also know HTML/CSS so I'd like to work on the game ...
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Promoting a Browser Game? [closed]

I have a new browser based game that I've worked on for a few months. Obviously all that effort goes to waste if no one sees it. I know there's topics to do with games promotion, but browser games ...
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How could I implement my library/game to run in a browser plugin?

I usually code cross-platform, to build as native code for Mac Linux and Windows, but I clearly see the value in being able to display my game in a browser. Could you guide me in doing such a task? ...