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Mozilla launches free game demo for Browserquest

Mozilla collaborated with developer Little Workshop (@glecollinet and @whatthefranck) to make Browserquest, a free massively multiplayer adventure game. The HTML5/Javascript demo released today and is compatible with a selection of browsers and platforms.

WebSockets, a new technology that enables communication between browsers and servers online, powers the game and demonstrates its ability to create a real-time multiplayer experience on a single webpage.

Browserquest supports thousands of players and displays the total number of participants with a push of the population counter. Players can communicate through in-game chat and even team up to fight enemies. And the game looks ... adorable.

Click the link to try out Browserquest for yourself. No princess-saving involved — just treasure to hoard and a world to explore.

Follow @wita on Twitter for tales of superheroes, plumbers in overalls, and literary adventures.

Tags: Mozilla, Browserquest

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