Play HexGL with your head


Control the game with head movement.

HexGL is a HTML5 futuristic game built by Thibaut Despoulain.

A controller was built using xLabs lightweight head pose and gaze tracking SDK that allows you to control your ship via head-movement.

How to play

Launching the game will initiate xLabs Client Software. Start the game using any key. Control the direction of your ship by slightly rolling your head quickest time to the finish line wins.

What is HexGL?


HexGL is a futuristic, fast-paced racing game built byThibaut Despoulain using HTML5, Javascript and WebGL. It was built with three.js, a 3D library built on top of WebGL. And the metalic road texture was built byNobiax

Got xlabs Client Software?

You’ll need to have installed our client software on your pc before you can play (click here to check if you have it installed)
Dont have it yet? Get it here

About the author

Yikai Gong

Yikai Gong

My name is Yikai Gong and currently I am a Master student studying in University of Melbourne. I built this demo when I was working for xLabs as an internship. Thanks to Thibaut Despoulainwho is the author of this game and make the source code public.

Project Details

Author Yikai Gong
Date July 2014
Type Game
SDK head-pose, javascript