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Old School Color Cycling with HTML5

Add Comment! By Jeffrey Rosen on July 27th, 2010

In the last day, a number of people have sent me this awesome link, so I figured I would post it here as well. It is an awesome mix of HTML5, game tech, and nostalgia:

Joe Huckaby of Effect Games has created a neat HTML5 tool for rendering old school game backgrounds that use color cycling. For all of the technical details, check out Joe's blog post.

HTML5 Color Cycling
Click above to check it out

It should work in all browsers except the IEs (although IE9 should support it.) The art was created by Mark Ferrari.