JS13KGames Boilerplate - simple platformer
Super Dragon Rescue
Help Dinky the Dragon rescue his friend Sir Knight from the Fire-breathing Princess!
A simple platformer with sloping floors, generously inspired by Super Mario Bros 2.
Five Levels + an endboss.
Use the arrow keys to move and jump. Z to pickup and throw crates and monsters.
Collect chillies for extra lives.
Live demo here:
Platformer code based on these articles by Loktar:
Pixelart by Surt, find the original spritesheet + license details here:
Clone the repository, and run this command to install the necessary npm modules
- Advanced build system using gulp.js
- Bundle your game using browserify
- Empower your CSS using LESS
- Minify assets
- Compress as a ZIP archive
- Serve your game during development (live reload)
Included sound lib:
Make your sound effects here:
(Right click on the center sliders and use copy and paste to copy sfx data into your code)
gulp build build the game gulp clean delete generated files gulp dist generate archive gulp serve launch development server gulp watch watch for file changes and rebuild automatically
In other words, run this in a terminal:
gulp build; gulp serve
and then in a second terminal, run:
Then open up localhost:3000 in your favourite browser and you're all set!
Any changes to code, css, images, etc will trigger an auto reload of your project in the browser.
When you are ready to submit your project, run
gulp dist --prod
and your final compressed minified project will be created in dist/js13k-dist.zip