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Topic: Kongregate APIs / Keyboard Events in IFRAME

Howdy,

I’m having trouble with keyboard controls in my HTML5/iframe game (http://www.kongregate.com/games/namuol/flog).

The basic gist of it is that the game never seems to get “focus” — for some reason keyboard events are never forwarded to it.

One strange workaround I’ve noticed is that when I right click on the game canvas and select “Inspect Element”, then refocus the main browser window, keyboard events are now captured! Anyone know what’s going on here? I’m stumped.