- Production and development versions
$ npm install kontra
Load the library by adding it as a script tag to the page. Kontra does not support module loading at this time (CommonJS, es6, etc.).
<script src="kontra.js"></script >
Want to get started without all the hassle? Web Maker has you covered! When you start a new project, select the Kontra Game Engine from the list of predefined templates and you're good to go. Learn more by reading the Web Maker and JS13k tutorial.
Initialize the game by calling kontra.init() to create the drawing context. By default, it will use the first canvas element on the page, but you can also pass it the ID of the canvas or a Canvas element.