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Play Pacman in Your Browser Without Browser Plugins

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Normally when you’re playing video games in a browser, they are Flash-based or require some other type of browser plugin, but the power of HTML5 and Javascript means that more and more games will be implemented without browser plugins… and here’s Pacman to illustrate this fact.

This particular Pacman is based on HTML5 and is even open-source, so you can hack on it yourself and see how it was made.

HTML5 Pacman

Lowell Heddings, better known online as the How-To Geek, spends all his free time bringing you fresh geekery on a daily basis. You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 07/28/10

Comments (2)

  1. Robert

    List of Decent Browers:( as Follows:) Firefox3.6+, Chrome4+, Opera 10+, and Safari 4 + can you tell me what is so decent about any of these ????? NUTS!!!!

  2. The Geek

    Those are the browsers that support HTML5.

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