Lua is used in many products and projects around the world. Here are some highlights. A different selection is shown every day.
|The widely used VLC media player is scriptable in Lua.||The widely popular game Angry Birds is mostly written in Lua. See a talk by Jaakko Lisalo at the Game Design Expo 2011.||Volvo cars like the V40 Cross Country embed Lua in their combined instrument panel.||Blackmagic Fusion, a post-production image compositing software used extensively in the movie industry, uses Lua as one of its embedded scripting languages.|
|Celestia is a real-time 3D visualization of space that can be scripted with Lua.||Corona is a free Lua-based cross-platform framework ideal for rapidly creating apps and games for mobile devices and desktop systems.||"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)||Wikipedia uses Lua as its template scripting language. Read the announcement.|