Some of the important features of the Snake Game addon are listed below. This is followed by an overview of this addon. This summary contains few words about the addon, its function, and its features. Next is FAQ, this section is useful to get information about how this addon works in your browser. If you couldn't find a specific answer, please fill the bug report form on this page or the contact form on the homepage to let us know about your question. Following the FAQ, is the bug report form. It is designed to collect user feedbacks and bugs about this addon. Users can suggest improvements or feature requests through this form too. The next section is for submitting comments about this addon which uses the Facebook comments plugin. The last section is dedicated to reports submitted through the GitHub website. We hope the information provided on this page, could help you get all the basics you need about this addon and enable you to have a better experience with Snake Game.
In short, Snake Game is a browser extension that let you easily play the classic snake in the toolbar popup, stand-alone window, or new tab. If you want to contribute to the developement of this addon, please fork it on GitHub, and push your changes to a named branch. Moreover, you can review all the comments made on GitHub commits.
4 Reasons to Use Snake Game
The game and all settings are auto-saved.
You can customize theme color, tile size, and game speed.
Can open in toolbar popup, stand-alone window, or new tab.
Available for chrome and edge browsers for all operating systems.
This video gives you an idea of how the extension works in your browser.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is Snake Game?
Snake Game is a browser add-on that enables you to play the classic snake game inside your browser. Simply click on the toolbar button to open the UI. If you right-click on the toolbar button you can choose the interface context (popup, window, or tab). Within the game interface, the top section is for the game area and the bottom footer is for the controls and the - Play/Pause - button. Once you click on the play button the game starts. Please use the arrow keys on your keyboard to change the snake direction. Clicking on the pause button will pause the game. To change the settings, please open the controls panel at the footer. Within the controls panel, there are three settings on the left side. Please note that all settings are auto-saved to the memory. Please read the below FAQs to get more info about this extension.
2. How can I work with this add-on?
As mentioned above, simply open the app interface, by clicking on the toolbar button. Once the UI is open, please press the - Play - on the bottom section to start the game. Please use the keyboard buttons to control the moving snake. If you do not have a keyboard, please use the direction buttons on the control panel. There are a few settings for this game available in the footer section. You can change the game speed from 1 to 100 where 1 is the slowest and 100 is the fastest value. Tile size can also be adjusted; the default size is 20 pixels and the minimum and maximum sizes are 8 and 64 pixels respectively. Moreover, you can change the theme color via the last settings. Simply choose a desired color from the color panel and it will be applied to the panel immediately. On the right side, you can see the - Reset - button, the current score, and the highest score boxes.
3. How can I download the source code for Snake Game?
To download the source code for this extension from Chrome Web Store, it is recommended to use Extension Source Downloader. With this addon, you can download the source code as a ZIP or CRX format to your machine. If you want to download the source code from the Firefox addons store, please open the firefox download link (if available) in the Firefox browser and then right-click on the - Add to Firefox - button and select - Save Link As... - item. Choose the destination folder on your machine and then save the file in XPI format. You can then rename the XPI format to a RAR or ZIP file. Some extensions may have a GitHub repo address, which you can use to download the source code as well. But, it may not be the latest version of the addon. Therefore, downloading the source code from the official web stores is the best option as it always gives you the latest version of the addon.
4. How does Snake Game addon work?
This add-on works based on the HTML5 Canvas technology. It is fast, lightweight, and requires the least amount of memory to operate. Once you change the interface size, the canvas size is adjusted automatically to provide the best resolution possible. This app is suitable for all operating systems and modern browsers.
5. How do I turn the extension OFF?
When app UI is closed, this addon is completely OFF and has no usage (RAM/CPU) on your system at all. Alternatively, if you want to completely turn off the addon, please head to the extensions tab in your browser and then click on the disable button from there.
6. How can I reload the app UI?
When you open the app UI, you will see a reload button on the bottom right corner (next to the support and donation buttons). Please press on this button to reload the UI.
7. How can I pause the game?
When you press the - Play - button, it changes to the - Pause - state automatically. Therefore, to pause the game simply press the play/pause button again. Please note that when the game is over, this button becomes the - Reload - button to start over the game.
Your feedback goes a long way towards making this addon even better. With this feedback and bug report form, you can report bugs or suggest features/enhancements for the functionality or performance of this addon. Please note that this form will be sent to the developer(s) of this addon. You will not get an immediate or personal response at the moment. However, the developer(s) may contact you through the email address provided in this form for further clarifications or to request additional information regarding the reported bug(s).
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