p5.play is a p5.js library for the creation of games and playthings.
You can find examples and more information at code-dot-org.github.io/p5.play.
p5.play provides a Sprite class to manage visual objects in 2D space and features such as animation support, basic collision detection and resolution, sprite grouping, helpers for mouse and keyboard interactions, and a virtual camera.
The following documentation is for developing p5.play itself. If you want to use p5.play, please see code-dot-org.github.io/p5.play.
First install node.js. Then run:
npm install npm start
Your web browser should open to a welcome page. If it doesn't, visit localhost:8080 in your browser.
To run the unit tests in your browser, visit localhost:8080/test.
To run them from the command-line, use
The docs can be found at localhost:8080/docs or via the "Reference" link on the quick start welcome page.
npm run docs to regenerate the local documentation using YUIDoc.
A (mostly current) copy of the docs is also hosted at code-dot-org.github.io/p5.play/docs.
Several example sketches are available at code-dot-org.github.io/p5.play/examples.
You can try these examples against your local copy of p5.play at localhost:8080/examples or via the "Examples" link on the quick start welcome page.
Publishing a New Version
npm version <newversion> to publish a new version. This repository has preversion, version, and postversion scripts (see
package.json), so this method is preferred over