- What is PixiJS used for?
Pixi. js is a free open-source 2D engine used to make animated websites and HTML5 games.It can be used on all modern browsers — on both desktop and mobile.
2. Is PixiJS a game engine?
PixiJS is an open source game creation engine built to empower developers and companies around the world to make 2D HTML5 applications that look and feel as quality as native content.
3. Is PixiJS a framework?
A Framework. PixiJS is a rendering engine, and it supports additional features such as interaction management that are commonly needed when using a render engine. But it is not a framework like Unity or Phaser.
4. Does PixiJS use WebGL?
At its heart, PixiJS is a rendering system that uses WebGL (or optionally Canvas) to display images and other 2D visual content. It provides a full scene graph (a hierarchy of objects to render), and provides interaction support to enable handling click and touch events.
5. Who uses PixiJS?
Tech giants such as Facebook have PixiJS as one of their recommended technologies for their Instant Games platform due to it’s lightweight, super-performant nature. It allows the creation of beautiful digital content with the fastest, most flexible 2D WebGL renderer.