What is PlayCanvas


Online Game Engine

PlayCanvas is a game engine powered by WebGL and Html5. It is used to build 2d and 3d interactions in the browser. There is no need to download any software to begin making interactive software. All you need is a supported browser like Chrome or Firefox.

PlayCanvas is used in different industries to solve different issues. From games, to the Auto Industry. Below are some of the applications:

  • Games
  • Virtual reality
  • Configurators
  • Playable ads

Below is a video showcase of some of the best games made in PlayCanvas.


What is it....

WebGL is a JavaScript API for rendering interactive 2D and 3D graphics within any compatible web browser without the use of plug-ins.  In layman’s terms, WebGL allows you to experience the game world in your browser.

Below is a video explaining WebGL in greater detail.

Next: we create a PlayCanvas account