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Libgdx Cross-platform Game Development Cookbook by Alberto Cejas Sánchez, David Saltares Márquez

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Releasing your Libgdx game on browsers

There still is a good pool of casual gamers on the web. Traditional ways of deploying games for this platform required an extra plugin to be installed, but now, thanks to GWT and Libgdx, you can export your games directly to Javascript/HTML code.

GWT supports any of these browsers: Firefox, Internet Explorer (versions 8, 9, 10, and 11), Safari (versions 5 and 6), Chromium, Chrome, and Opera (latest version).

Getting ready

In order to go further in this recipe, it is necessary to install the Google plugin on your Eclipse. All you have to do is go to Help | Eclipse Marketplace. Then, search for Google Plugin and install the proper one according to your Eclipse version.

Finally, restart Eclipse and you will be ready ...

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