Scripting language: Lua

Group Description

Games using Lua embeddable scripting language.

Lua is designed, implemented, and maintained by a team at PUC-Rio, the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. Lua was born and raised in Tecgraf, the Computer Graphics Technology Group of PUC-Rio, and is now housed at Lablua. Both Tecgraf and Lablua are laboratories of the Department of Computer Science of PUC-Rio.

Lua v1.0 was never released publicly, but it was up and running on 28 Jul 1993. Lua 1.1 was the first public release on July 8, 1994, and was freely available for academic purposes; commercial uses had to be negotiated, but none ever were.


Name origin

Quote from the Lua website: "Lua" (pronounced LOO-ah) means "Moon" in Portuguese. As such, it is neither an acronym nor an abbreviation, but a noun. More specifically, "Lua" is a name, the name of the Earth's moon and the name of the language.

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Game Titlesorted in descending orderYearPlatformPublisherUser Score
Ancient Secrets: Quest for the Golden Key2008Macintosh, WindowsGameHouse, Inc....
Mata Hari2008WindowsViva Media, LLC3.09
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed - Jedi Temple Mission Pack2008PlayStation 3, Xbox 360LucasArts...
The Immortals of Terra: A Perry Rhodan Adventure2008WindowsViva Media, LLC3.99
Fable II2008Xbox 360Microsoft Game Studios3.85
Fable II (Limited Collector's Edition)2008Xbox 360Microsoft Game Studios3.60
Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning2008Macintosh, WindowsElectronic Arts, Inc.2.90
Herod's Lost Tomb2008iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, WindowsI-Play...
Book of Legends2008Macintosh, WindowsBig Fish Games, Inc...
Alabama Smith in Escape from Pompeii2008Android, iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, WindowsAlawar Entertainment, Inc.5.00
Supreme Commander: Gold Edition2008Windowsak tronic Software & Services GmbH...
World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King (Collector's Edition)2008Macintosh, WindowsBlizzard Entertainment Inc.4.86
World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King2008Macintosh, WindowsBlizzard Entertainment Inc.4.36
Musaic Box2008Android, Windows, Windows PhoneBig Fish Games, Inc...
Broken Sword 2.5: The Return of the Templars2008WindowsmindFactory3.77
Outcry2008WindowsThe Adventure Company3.67
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed2008PlayStation 3, Xbox 360LucasArts3.75
Crysis: Warhead2008WindowsElectronic Arts, Inc.4.18
Supreme Commander (Collector's Edition)2007WindowsTHQ Inc....
Elven Legacy2007WindowsParadox Interactive AB...
Chocolatier2007BlackBerry, iPhone, Macintosh, Nintendo DS, WindowsPlayFirst, Inc....
Dream Day First Home2007Macintosh, WindowsElephant Entertainment, LLC...
SEGA Rally Revo2007PSPSEGA of America, Inc.4.00
Fantasy Wars2007WindowsAtari, Inc.4.20
The Nightshift Code2007Macintosh, WindowsGame Factory Interactive Ltd....
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Selected Covers

Dream Day First Home Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Dream Day First Home
The Nightshift Code Windows Front Cover
Front cover for The Nightshift Code
Musaic Box Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Musaic Box
Herod's Lost Tomb Macintosh Front Cover
Front cover for Herod's Lost Tomb

Selected Screenshots

Screenshot from Dream Day First Home
Screenshot from The Nightshift Code
Loading screen
Screenshot from Musaic Box
Choose your character
Screenshot from Herod's Lost Tomb
Game group created by tarmo888 (5297), additional games added to group by Cantillon (13806), POMAH (37746), Cavalary (7138), Zerobrain (2958), Alsy (17314), chirinea (36509), Sciere (373769), Kabushi (159622), vEK (1848), Terok Nor (22415), Multimedia Mike (18029), JudgeDeadd (15294), Sicarius (60854), Jeanne (75412), Macs Black (77756) and Klaster_1 (57870)