Canvas Games

You want games created using the HTML5 canvas element? Whether it’s platform, shooting, retro, puzzle or RPG – all genres are here in your ultimate resource for canvas games!

eTableSoccer

eTableSoccer

Browser based subbuteo

FreeCiv.net

FreeCiv.net

Build an empire!

Canvas Invaders

Canvas Invaders

They came from space. And the W3C spec.

Frog Log

Frog Log

Balance frogs on a log. Simple!

Pool Table Games

Pool Table Games

Fancy a game of pool?

Snake

Snake

Avoid your tail while eating the tasty green dots.

JSGB

JSGB

Green based gaming!

Another World JS

Another World JS

This canvas game is Out of this World!

Coverfire

Coverfire

Navigate the intersections of your city picking up bonus objects and shooting the enemies around the edge of the screen.

JSNES

JSNES

JSNES emulates and reads encoded SNES ROMs displaying the screen within a canvas element.

Chain Reaction

Chain Reaction

Explode them balls

JSSpeccy

JSSpeccy

Let’s go 8-bit!

JS Wars

JS Wars

SHOOT. ‘EM. UP!

Berts Breakdown

Berts Breakdown

Bert is on the search for coins. Can you help him out? Hope you like spiders…

Jigsaw Puzzle

Jigsaw Puzzle

Raymond Hill has been experimenting with the canvas HTML element and created a configurable jigsaw puzzle. Raymond’s experiment started as a simple tile puzzle before it eventually became a Jigsaw Puzzle.

Asteroids

Asteroids

The age old classic – Asteroids.

Defender of the Favicon

Defender of the Favicon

It’s been almost 30 years since Defender first hit the arcades. Since then millions of us have flown space crafts over a wrapping mountainous landscape shooting at aliens and rescuing humanoids. Mathieu ‘p01′ Henri has created a new version of Defender with a twist – this time you play it in the area where you’d normally expect to find a favicon.

3bored

3bored

Dodge enemy fire while charging up your spacecraft to ground pound the enemy.

Twitch

Twitch

Twitch is a series of minimal games set within small windows using the canvas element created by C.E.B. Reas. As you complete each puzzle, a new window will open with a new puzzle. All puzzles can be solved by clicking the mouse at the correct times.

Z-War

Z-War

Z-War is a completely JavaScript based game which loads certain components (such as the player and enemies) as canvas elements on to the playing area.