I’m pretty excited about HTML 5, it’s still early days but after seeing the guys at Google turn Quake 2 into a game you can play in your browser you kinda get the feeling this is going to be a bit special for online and mobile.

Sean over at CrafyMind has put together two examples of the sort of stuff you can do with HTML 5, click on the images below to check it out.

Remember this isn’t Flash, it’s completely without the need for plugins. Works best with new browsers like Chrome and Opera.

Fragment Explosion
Click on parts of the video to see it explode live.

3D Effect

So maybe Steve Jobs was right after all when he ditched Flash for good?