Gamestar is a game creator written in HTML 5. Intended as a modern-day version of the classic "ZZT" by Tim Sweeney, it liberates gamers from the shackles of Windows and Linux alike: use Gamestar on any platform running Firefox. Relying on a BASIC interpreter, Gamestar is easy enough for kids but powerful enough for major productions.
* 2-D game design
* CSS-3 effects
* revolutionary real-time design paradigm puts you in the game as you design it.
And we're just getting started! Join the Gamestar creators community today!
Note: this version of Gamestar has a bug that keeps you from loading maps. A bugfix version is available at http://gamestargcs.net/gamestar-gcs.xpi
. Alternatively, you can fix the bug yourself.
How to fix the bug:
- locate the XPI file and open it in a .
- find the file "GamestarEditor.js" in the data folder and open it in a text editor.
- At the end of the file you'll see the file paths for the floor, obstacle, and ledge graphics. Remove the paths and leave only the file names themselves (be sure to leave the surrounding quotes). Save the file (make sure it saves to the XPI, not your Temp folder).