Phaser is a fast, free and fun open source HTML5 game framework. It uses Pixi.js for WebGL and Canvas rendering across desktop and mobile web browsers. Games can be compiled to iOS and Android apps via 3rd party tools.
Along with the fantastic open source community Phaser is actively developed and maintained by Photon Storm Limited. As a result of rapid support and a developer friendly API Phaser is currently one of the most starred game frameworks on Github.
Thousands of developers worldwide use it. From indies and multi-national digital agencies to schools and Universities. Each creating their own incredible games. Grab the source and join in the fun!
- Visit: The Phaser website and follow on Twitter (#phaserjs)
- Learn: API Documentation, Support Forum and StackOverflow
- Code: 500+ Source Examples (also available in this git repo)
- Read: Subscribe to the Newsletter and grab our Phaser Books
- Chat: #phaserio IRC channel on freenode
- Extend: With Phaser Plugins
- Be awesome: Support our work via Gratipay
If you'd like to try coding in Phaser right now, with nothing more than your web browser then you can head over to the Phaser Sandbox. You'll find Quick Start templates and a user-friendly editor filled with handy code-completion features.
Source Code Examples
Ever since we started Phaser we've been growing and expanding our extensive set of source code examples. Currently there are over 500 of them!
You can browse the Phaser Examples online - or clone this repo so you've got the source code at hand locally.
Phaser is released under the MIT License.
Please note that this license does not cover the graphics or audio files that you will find located in this repository. None of them are to be used in commercial games.
Game Mechanic Explorer
The Game Mechanic Explorer is a great interactive way to learn how to develop specific game mechanics in Phaser. Well worth exploring once you've got your dev environment set-up.
Mighty Editor - Visual Game Editor
MightyEditor is a browser-based visual Phaser game editor. Create your maps with ease, position objects and share them in seconds. It also exports to native Phaser code. Excellent for quickly setting-up levels and scenes.
Please read the Contributors Guide for full details on helping with Phaser, but the main points are:
Found a bug? Report it on GitHub Issues and include a code sample.
Pull Requests should only be made against the
devbranch. Never against
Before contributing please read the code of conduct.
Phaser is a Photon Storm production.
Created by Richard Davey. Powered by coffee, anime, pixels and love.
The Phaser logo and characters are © 2015 Photon Storm Limited.
All rights reserved.