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Wp Game Of Life

Description

A game of life simulation using HTML5 canvas. For more information visit the Game of Life Wiki Page.

You can also check out the demo.

Shortcodes

[gol ID='canvas_id' width='width' cells='cells' background='background' cell_active_color='cell_active_color' cell_inactive_color='cell_inactive_color' cell_transition_color='cell_transition_color']

Embeds a game of life animation in your post. Parameters:

  • canvas_id (optional) The id of the generated canvas. Default: WP_GAME_OF_LIFE
  • width (optional) The desired width of the generated canvas. Will not expand beyond the viewport. Default: 1000
  • cells (optional) The number of cells in one row to draw. This affects performance exponantioly. Use with caution. Default: 125
  • background (optional) The background color of the generated canvas. Default: #aaa
  • cell_active_color (optional) The color of active cells. Default: #fff
  • cell_inactive_color (optional) The color of inactive cells. Default: #000
  • cell_transition_color (optional) The color of cells that have just been deactivated. Must be rgb format. Default: rgb(65,180,255)

Contribute!

If you have suggestions for a new add-on, feel free to email me on Twitter. Alternatively, you can fork the plugin from Gihub

Screenshots

  • Glidergun
  • Pentomino

Installation

  1. Download the plugin files and upload them to your /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress
  3. Ready to go! Now you can use the [gol] shortcode within your theme.

Contributors & Developers

“Wp Game Of Life” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

0.0.1

  • Launched first version.
  • Will inject a canvas tag in the document and create a game of life animation.