Lua Showcase

Lua is used in many products and projects around the world. Here are some highlights. A different selection is shown every day.

Snort Volvo Wikipedia Cisco
Snort, a popular network intrusion prevention and detection system, is scriptable with Lua. Volvo cars like the V40 Cross Country embed Lua in their combined instrument panel. Wikipedia uses Lua as its template scripting language. Read the announcement. Cisco IP Cameras can be controlled using Lua.
Defold Grim Fandango Nmap LÍVE
Defold is a free engine for professional 2D game development, used at King games and by over 40,000 developers worldwide. All game logic is scripted in Lua. "Grim Fandango was the first game that shows Lua could not only be used to make a good game, but that it could be used to make some of the best games ever." (cited here; see also this) Nmap, a popular tool for network discovery and security auditing, is scriptable with Lua. LÍVE is a free framework for making 2D games in Lua.