Lua is used in many products and projects around the world. Here are some highlights. A different selection is shown every day.
|"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)||Blackmagic Fusion, a post-production image compositing software used extensively in the movie industry, uses Lua as one of its embedded scripting languages.||Roblox is an online game platform and game creation system that hosts user-created games of multiple genres coded in Lua.||LÍVE is a free framework for making 2D games in Lua.|
|Snort, a popular network intrusion prevention and detection system, is scriptable with Lua.||Solar2D is a free Lua based game engine with focus on ease of iterations and usage. It is a fork of the well established and widely used Corona SDK game engine.||Nmap, a popular tool for network discovery and security auditing, is scriptable with Lua.||The widely used VLC media player is scriptable in Lua.|