Mozilla is proving the Web is a powerful gaming platform by creating new technologies and developer tools that enable game creators to port their popular titles to the Web. One of the trailblazers using these technologies is Trendy Entertainment, which is leveraging Emscripten and asm.js to bring its highly popular Dungeon Defenders title to the Web. Trendy announced today it will release a version of Dungeon Defenders Eternity featuring the same visuals and gameplay as the native desktop version, but available on the Web at near native speeds. Later today, the full game will be available to buy on Steam.
This builds on the momentum from GDC early this year where several of the biggest names in the gaming industry announced they were bringing their innovative web-based tools to the Web, including Unity, with its WebGL add-on.
Here’s a sneak peak at Dungeon Defenders Eternity: