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Showcase Of 10 Awesome HTML5 Canvas Games

Showcase Of 10 Awesome HTML5 Canvas Games

In this article, we will show you 10 web games that developed using HTML5 technology. The HTML5 technology has gained a lot of popularity and is still increasing. With the HTML5 Canvas element, game developers are able to create web games easily which previously restricted to only Adobe Flash. Though HTML5 isn’t even in its infancy yet, it’s beginning to emerge and here are the 10 HTML5 games that picked by our editor.

Galaxy Knight

Galaxy Knight

Editors’ rating: 2.5/5
Platform: Desktop (Modern Browsers), Smartphone (iOS5 tested) & Tablet (iOS5 tested)

This is a shooter-style game inspired by a classic game called “Galaxian”. The game play of the Galaxy Knight is relatively simple. The game consists of 2 stages, player controls a ship at the bottom of the screen, shoots enemies that descending in directions and collect points before time runs out.

Breakdom

BreakDOM

Editors’ rating: 2.5/5
Platform: Desktop (Modern Browsers)

This is a repackage of classic breakout game. Player is requires to break a bunch of check boxes and radio buttons.

Math Mayhem

Math Mayhem

Editors’ rating: 3.5/5
Platform: Desktop (Modern Browsers)

Math Mayhem’s game play is simple yet entertaining. Player is requires to select the number tiles to give the exact total that has been asked. The more bricks use, the more points will get.

Sketch Out

Sketch Out

Editors’ rating: 3.5/5
Platform: Desktop (Modern Browsers)

Player is requires to defend his/her planet from incoming projectiles while also trying to bounce them into the enemy base. Player can either use paddle to deflect things or draw shield-lines with mouse.

Sand Trap

Sand Trap

Editors’ rating: 4/5
Platform: Desktop (Modern Browsers)

Sand Trap, a game consists of several levels, which required players to get as much sand as they can out of the box and pour into the red pail at the bottom before proceed to the next level.

Pirates Love Daisies

Pirates Love Daisies

Editors’ rating: 4.5/5
Platform: Desktop (Modern Browsers)

Pirates Love Daisies is a tower defense game that required player to stop pirates from stealing your most valuable possessions – daisies.

Google Soccer 2012 (London 2012 Olympic Series)

Google Soccer 2012

Editors’ rating: 5/5
Platform: Desktop (Modern Browsers)

An interactive soccer game developed by Google Doodle team for daily promotion of Olympic events during the 2012 London Games. Player is requires to use left and right arrow keys to move the goalkeeper and space bar for leaping block.

Slalom Canoe 2012

Slalom Canoe 2012

Editors’ rating: 5/5
Platform: Desktop (Modern Browsers)

An interactive doodle showcasing one of the many Olympic sports. Player has to press arrow keys to move the canoe forward. and guide it through gates and avoid obstacles as well.

Basketball 2012

Basketball 2012

Editors’ rating: 5/5
Platform: Desktop (Modern Browsers)

It is a simple hoops game that where you can have shot as much as you can by pressing space bar.

Hurdles 2012

Hurdles 2012

Editors’ rating: 5/5
Platform: Desktop (Modern Browsers)

Another creative interactive doodle by Google. The game is played using the left and right arrow keys to make the hurdler run, and the space key to jump.

Conclusion

Do you have your own HTML5 games that you would like to share here? Or if you know of some neat browser-based games utilizing HTML5, please let us know via comment below!


  • robbert

    Please check one of our developed mobile sites with on iOS and Android which will give you access to several HTML5 games

    m.jeux.com
    m.elkspel.nl

    • Thank you. You guys did a good job! Keep it up. 🙂

  • Here are 2 great html5 games built with the TreSensa framework that work on desktop, ios, and android (mobile chrome):
    games.tresensa.com/rocketcat
    games.tresensa.com/strandead

    • These games are so great! Run so smooth on iOS & desktop! Good job.

  • Paul

    How about BioLab disaster. One of the best html5 games ad it runs great on iOS, iPad and desktop

    • Thank you Paul.
      Yes. This game is one of the best HTML5 games. For those who have never play this game before, please visit the official site of BioLab Disaster: http://playbiolab.com/

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