jQRPG — An Old-School Style RPG in jQuery

A really old post I resurrected about making a browser-based RPG using jQuery

JavaScript/jQuery and CSS compatibility is finally at a decent state amongst major browsers (IE and ACID3 notwithstanding). At least, similar/the same DOM manipulation behavior can be reproduced across those browsers. Not only that, but the JavaScript rendering speed of engines other than Trident (IE’s) is quite fast. With these developments, it is actually possible to create playable games (really, check those links out!). The Demo In about 4 hours I’ve created a demo RPG here using jQuery…

Setting up Vim for JavaScript development

Configuring Vim and comparisons of JavaScript-specific Vim plugins

Before you read any of this I will caveat with the fact that Vim is perfectly adequate for modern JavaScript development without plugins. The Vim runtime comes with syntax highlighting and omni-completion already, and you can even configure Vim as a task runner without plugins. This is geared towards people who already know how to use Vim. E.g., if you understand minutiae like the difference between set autoindent and set indentexpr, and have found neither to your liking, then read on. Otherwise…