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Build a Car Driving Game from Scratch using JavaScript

Video Description

Learn how you can build a car game from scratch practice exercise building a fun mini application

About This Video

  • The basic requirement is familiarity with HTML and CSS
  • Source Code available

In Detail

Using JUST JAVASCRIPT see how you can build a fully functional car racing game. Learn and practice applying JavaScript. Perfect for beginners to learn step by step to build interactive web applications. This course covers building a web site based car driving game, with all the source code and everything you need to build your own version. JavaScript core knowledge is a prerequisite for this course along with HTML and CSS. This course is designed for those who want to build interactive content using JavaScript and practice applying JavaScript in development.

The scope of the course is about applying JavaScript and seeing it in action.

Course covers

  • Element Selection and manipulation via JavaScript
  • Updating element style properties to move elements on your webpage
  • Adding event listeners to create interactive content
  • Keyboard events used to move elements
  • Collision detection between two elements on the page
  • Using animation frame function in JavaScript
  • Creating elements dynamically
  • Applying logic for game functions
  • Step by step lessons - source code included

No libraries, no shortcuts just learning JavaScript making it DYNAMIC and INTERACTIVE web application. Step by step learning with all steps included. Beginner JavaScript knowledge is required as the course covers only JavaScript relevant to the building of the game. Also, HTML and CSS knowledge is essential as the scope of this course is all JavaScript-focused. Start building your own version of the game today! All the code and supporting files for this course are available at: https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Build-a-Car-Driving-Game-from-Scratch-using-JavaScript

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