diagonal menu css/Jquery

Hi,

Is it possible to create a diagonal menu like the attached image using css/javascript?

Also, i would quite like the hover state to make each item fill up with black, a bit like this:
http://jsbin.com/ubaxi

Is it possible and how would you go about doing that?

Thanks
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coolispaulAsked:
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Gurvinder Pal SinghCommented:
solution previous comment doesn't have text in rotated div. Please check this barebone example
http://kingmahendra.blogspot.in/2011/03/rotating-div-with-css3.html
http://css3please.com/
http://davidwalsh.name/dw-content/css-transformations.php
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coolispaulAuthor Commented:
cool - do you think the fill part would work as a hover effect?

and if so how?

Thanks
Gurvinder Pal SinghCommented:
Hmm...but these are images, so even if you hover outside the image (near the image), it will show a hover effect. Not sure if this is acceptable to requester, but I don't think that without using rotated divs you will be able to achive this,
animecycCommented:
Here is a quick demo of what you want. This should be able to get you started. Let me know if you need more help on it.

http://jsfiddle.net/SmPSz/

A quick update to work in Firefox and other CSS3 enabled browsers:

http://jsfiddle.net/SmPSz/1/

Another update to add the animation you requested:

http://jsfiddle.net/SmPSz/2/

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Gurvinder Pal SinghCommented:
@animecyc: great work
coolispaulAuthor Commented:
awesome answer
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