E2E Testing a Video Game

The Scenario 🖼️ So you’ve successfully released a dozen popular JavaScript games over the past few years and just as you’re about to kick back, enjoy the weekend and let the revenue flow in, a new Tweet appears in your feed. Not great news to hear on a Friday. Okay, I’ll just check how many of my games are affected… main .post-content { overflow: hidden !important; } 😲😲😲😰😰 No need to panic....

June 3, 2022 · 5 min · Phil

Visual Testing With Cypress

Setting the Scene 🖼️ It’s Friday evening, the sun is shining 🌞, you’ve just deployed the latest UI changes to production. Just as you’re about to put those feet up and order that takeaway… Those shrieking voices coming from all angles 😨; " The website isn't loading! " " The screen is completely blank!! " " We can't see anything!! " Clearly, something is amiss here. Let’s check the build…...

June 27, 2021 · 8 min · Phil