Understand more about WebXR and get started as a WebXR developer. 

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Game toolkits

The game toolkits are designed for game developers and often include gaming-specific features such as physics models, input control systems, asset management, 3D sound playback, and the like.

A game en­gine de­signed for WebXR and 3D on the web. It provides an ef­fi­cient work­flow, helps man­age scene com­plex­ity, op­tim­izes your as­sets for you and its WebAssembly runtime op­tim­izes ren­der­ing spe­cific­ally for the web. Cus­tom com­pon­ents/gam­elo­gic are writ­ten in JavaS­cript.

The 1.0.0 was released on May 1 2023, adding more really powerful capabilities.

Also, check out their Quick Start Guide guide.

PlayCanvas is an open-source 3D game engine/interactive 3D application engine alongside a proprietary cloud-hosted creation platform that allows for simultaneous editing from multiple computers via a browser-based interface.

General-purpose 3D frameworks

These frameworks are good for general-purpose programming as well as for game development when you want to do the logic yourself. They're designed for creating and animating 3D scenes regardless of context.

Codecademy course written in partnership with A-Frame.

A selection of tutorials on games and applications that describe how they are achieved using Babylon.js.

Three.js is a cross-browser JavaScript library and application programming interface used to create and display animated 3D computer graphics in a web browser using WebGL. The source code is hosted in a repository on GitHub.

Other resources

HeyVR provides a set of tools and services that help developers build their WebXR games and get the most out of their games.

Information about developing WebXR experiences for the Meta Quest Browser.

Standards. The Immersive Web Working Group help bring high-performance VR and AR to the open Web via APIs to interact with XR devices and sensors in browsers. They work together with the Immersive Web Community Group in building the immersive web platform. Most new ideas start there.

Clips, VODs, and other videos from previous WebXR Summits by Point Cloud Productions (YouTube).

WebXR channel is where you can find WebXR tutorials, talks, and demos.


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