HTML5 Engines

Quintus Engine

The Quintus engine is a simple HTML5 game engine designed to be modular and lightweight, with a concise JavaScript-friendly syntax. 

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Colbalt Calibur 3: Open-source Canvas+Node MMO

Colbalt Calibur 3 is an real-time-ish multi-player MMO that uses Canvas and Node.js. It's open source duel licensed under the BSD/GPL.

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DivSugar, a CSS-based 3D Graphics Engine

DivSugar is a CSS3 based 3D graphics engine. While it's not as performant as a WebGL might be for full games, the fact that it uses CSS3 means that it can easily be integrated into existing sites and be used for casual games.

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IvanK Lib: a WebGL based HTML5 engine

IvanK Lib is a HTML5 Engine inspired by Flash (the tag line is actually "Like Flash, but faster" that uses the power of GPU accelerated WebGL to render 2d graphics on the screen.

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J3D - Javscript / WebGL Engine

J3D is a relative newcomer on the WebGL 3D Javascript scene. J3D most interesting feature is that it provides a tool pathway from the popular Unity 3D into the engine. Check out the step-by-step tutorial for more details.

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GameMaker HTML5

Categories: Canvas, Commercial

GameMaker HTML5 is an HTML5 port of the commercial GameMaker game building system currently in open beta.

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RPG.js

Categories: Canvas, Open-source

RPG.js is a HTML5 Game Framework focused on building 2.5D Zelda Bitmap-based Role Playing Games.

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PhiloGl

Categories: Open-source, Top Pick, WebGL

WebGL framework for Data Visualization, Creative coding and Game Development

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Crafty.js

Categories: Canvas, Open-source, Top Pick

An open source beta JS Engine.

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Impact.js

Categories: Canvas, Commercial, Top Pick

A modern, well-supported commercial HTML5 games engine.

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