Daniel X Moore
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Starting career with enough education but no experience?
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The barrier for developing games is so low now that if you are truly interested you have no excuse not to. Use Flash, HTML5, Java, Ruby, Python, even GameMaker. You can create a game for a game ...

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Is HTML5 and Canvas good for rapid prototyping of games?
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I've been using PixieEngine. It's a web based game development IDE that lets you develop and publish games without having to download or set up a development environment. The advantages over plain ...

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Examples of good Javascript/HTML5 based games
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Contrasaurus This game was painstakingly created with blood, sweat, tears, and HTML5. The core matrix transform library was spun out as Matrix.js. Additionally many of the core language extensions, ...

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Essential knowledge for making HTML/JavaScript-based games
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Knowledge of what HTML5 components are supported in what browsers. Though cross browser compatibility is getting better and more uniform as time goes on some of the newer components are still not ...

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Javascript Audio solution
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As of recent Google Chrome updates (13.0.782.32) the HTML5 audio tag has been working perfectly for me.

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Recommended 2D Game Engine for prototyping
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PixieEngine is a web based IDE and game development environment. It uses CoffeeScript for scripting and provides a built in editors for pixel art and sound effects.

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How can I get six Xbox controllers to provide input to an HTML5 game?
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I've created Boomstick, an NPAPI and ActiveX plugin that grants JavaScript an API to access native Joysticks and Gamepads. Assuming that 2 XBox 360 Wireless Gaming Receivers can each handle 4 ...

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Best Way to Create A Map for a 2D Game?
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Start by making the map the size required to tell the story you wish the game to tell. Test on the machine with the minimum spec required for people to play your game. If it is too slow, profile and ...

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What are good JS libraries for game dev?
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Matrix.js is good if you want to get Flash style matrix transforms.

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