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10 jQuery Fun and Games Plugins

By Sam Deering

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10 jQuery Fun and Games Plugins to help entertain your website visitors and maybe attract them to bookmark your site and come back! While Flash remains the best software to develop casual web games, jQuery allows you to make interesting things… nothing to do with pure action Flash games, but in some cases you can get interesting results out of your browser.


1. TicTacToe in jQuery

The “Hello world” of game programming, now with jQuery.
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2. jQuery Mad Libs Words Game

It is a fill-in-the-blanks word game where not knowing the word context can lead to some whacky outcomes.
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3. jQuery MineSweeper

From the same author of Mad Libs, Mine Sweeper.
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4. A Basic Memory Game with jQuery and PHP

Great and complete tutorial (in Feronato’s style) to create a basic memory game with jQuery and PHP.
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5. jTypingHero

After Guitar Hero, here it comes Typing hero, a game which will prove your typing skill.
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6. jCharacterfall

From same author, another typing game.
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7. jQRPG

A very basic – and incomplete – Zelda style RPG.
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8. jKill

Pont and shoot game. Kill presidents and prime minister.
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9. jQuery Slot Machine

Cute slot machine made with jQuery.
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10. jQuery Sudoku

Now you can creat your own Sudoku puzzle. Really good Sudoku simulator.
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Sam Deering has 15+ years of programming and website development experience. He was a website consultant at Console, ABC News, Flight Centre, Sapient Nitro, and the QLD Government and runs a tech blog with over 1 million views per month. Currently, Sam is the Founder of Crypto News, Australia.

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