A sample Casual Game for Windows 8 written as a Metro Style App using HTML5 and JavaScript
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Windows 8 Casual Game Kit 1.1 (Feb 2013)

Author: Dave Isbitski 
Git: http://github.com/disbitski
Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheDaveDev
Blog: http://blogs.msdn.com/davedev
Web: http://about.me/davedev
Lynda.com Course: http://bit.ly/lyndawin8games


Space Cadet is a Windows Store Game developed using HTML5 and JavaScript. The intent of this code is to help HTML5/JavaScript developers with writing their first Windows Store App in a fun, immersive way. The code for the game is intended for demo purposes only and should be considered a starting kit for future apps you may write.  The game includes a functional game loop as well as the following technologies:

HTML5 Canvas
HTML5 Audio
CSS3 Styling and Web Fonts
Implementing a Game Loop with JavaScript
Third Party Frameworks
Camera Access
WinJS Controls


The sample code described herein is provided on an "as is" basis, without warranty of any kind, to the fullest extent permitted by law. Both Microsoft and I do not warrant or guarantee the individual success developers may have in implementing the sample code on their development platforms or in using their own Web server configurations. 
Microsoft and I do not warrant, guarantee or make any representations regarding the use, results of use, accuracy, timeliness or completeness of any data or information relating to the sample code. Microsoft and I disclaim all warranties, express or implied, and in particular, disclaims all warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and warranties related to the code, or any service or software related thereto. 

Microsoft and I shall not be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential damages or costs of any type arising out of any action taken by you or others related to the sample code.