Prince Of Persia Opening Screen

Prince of Persia - HTML5
by Aditya Ravi Shankar

This is a recreation of the original Prince of Persia entirely in HTML5 and Javascript.

This project is meant as a tribute to the original game by Jordan Mechner, which was my first introduction to computers.

Prince of Persia was the reason I got fascinated with computers and game programming more than 15 years ago.

The Making of Prince of Persia

With its fluid and lifelike animation using rotoscoping, intelligent puzzles, and challenging game play, Prince of Persia was a masterpiece.

If you are interested in the history of the game, Jordan Mechner has shared his experiences while making the original game in his book The Making of Prince of Persia.

This project is still a work in progress. So far I have implemented movement (running, walking, jumping, running jump and running turn.

I have also managed to recreate the levels/and rooms to match the original game. Until I finish cleaning up the code, there is only one room here.

Feedback and comments appreciated.

You can also check out some of my other HTML5 games (including Command & Conquer - HTML5) and my game programming articles on my website.

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Your donations help me pay for better web hosting, and for Redbull to keep me going.

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