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Use CSS and HTML to Build the Star Wars Intro - #61


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Published: May 10, 2021


Estimated Reading Time
2 minutes
Video Duration
46:44 minutes

In honor of May the 4th (a bit late), I created the scrolling intro you see on all of the Star Wars movies using HTML, CSS, and JS. It is a neat party trick and very easy to do using CSS animations and a random pixel generator in JS.

00:00 Intro

01:00 Final Result Preview

01:45 Building Our HTML

05:28 Using JS to Generate Stars

12:33 Adding Our Content

15:30 Building Our CSS

17:03 CSS: Our Intro

20:53 CSS: Our Logo

25:02 CSS: Our Scroller

44:48 Finished Project

Download the tutorial files here: https://github.com/thedevdrawer/star-wars-intro/

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Applications Used

Visual Studio Code v1.43: https://code.visualstudio.com/

Computer Hardware:

Windows 10 Pro: https://amzn.to/3q5TyZw (Amazon)

Samsung 500GB External SSD: https://amzn.to/2ViAAAF (Amazon)

Samsung 970 EVO Plus SSD 1TB - M.2 NVMe: https://amzn.to/36jDwDy (Amazon)

Rosewill Hive-750S R750W PSU: https://amzn.to/36jiDbs (Amazon)

Phanteks Eclipse Tempered Glass Case: https://amzn.to/39qou0B (Amazon)

MSI Arsenal Gaming AMD Ryzen Motherboard: https://amzn.to/36hpAKm (Amazon)

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LG 34UM69G-B 34-Inch 21:9 UltraWide IPS Monitor: https://amzn.to/2HSRxyI (Amazon)

Corsair 64GB (4 x 16GB) DDR4 Memory: https://amzn.to/3mlmQkI (Amazon)

AMD Ryzen 7 2700X Processor: https://amzn.to/3qdQIBF (Amazon)

Dell XPS 15 9500 15.6" Laptop / Windows: https://amzn.to/3fKEz2w (Amazon)

Lenovo ThinkPad T15 15.6" Laptop / Linux: https://amzn.to/2Jnmn33 (Amazon)

Camera:

Fujifilm X-T3: https://amzn.to/3llKBb5 (Amazon)

Fujinon XF18-55mmF2.8-4: https://amzn.to/3mfTkNb (Amazon)

Audio:

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Blue Snowball iCE: https://amzn.to/3lo1jGC (Amazon)

DISCLAIMERS:

I am a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.