Lua is used in many products and projects around the world. Here are some highlights. A different selection is shown every day.
|Roblox is an online game platform and game creation system that hosts user-created games of multiple genres coded 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)||The widely popular game Angry Birds is mostly written in Lua. See a talk by Jaakko Lisalo at the Game Design Expo 2011.||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.|
|GitHub uses Lua scripts in the infrastructure of GitHub Pages, its static site hosting service.||Players of World of Warcraft use Lua to customize the game interface.||Blackmagic Fusion, a post-production image compositing software used extensively in the movie industry, uses Lua as one of its embedded scripting languages.||Nmap, a popular tool for network discovery and security auditing, is scriptable with Lua.|