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HTML5 Game Development Hotshot

By : Seng Hin Mak, Makzan Makzan (Mak Seng Hin)
Book Image

HTML5 Game Development Hotshot

By: Seng Hin Mak, Makzan Makzan (Mak Seng Hin)

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (15 chapters)
HTML5 Game Development HOTSHOT
Credits
About the Author
About the Reviewers
www.PacktPub.com
Preface
Index

Setting up the canvas and EaselJS


In this task, we will get the project prepared for the CreateJS canvas game.

We will have the code skeleton ready for different modules, and we will initialize the CreateJS environment with a "Hello" message.

Prepare for lift off

Let's create a new folder for our project. Inside the project folder, we will create the following files/folders structure:

index.html

scripts/game.js

styles/game.css

vendors/easeljs-0.7.1.min.js

The vendors folder is used for external code. In this task, we put the downloaded easeljs.0.7.1.min.js file in this folder.

In the index.html file, we will construct a basic HTML structure, which is shown as follows:

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
<head>
  <meta charset="utf-8">
  <title>Multiply Defense</title>
  <link rel="stylesheet" href="styles/game.css">
</head>
<body>
  <header>
    <div class="row">
      <h1>Multiply Defense</h1>
    </div>
  &lt...