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.

Trivia

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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Depth Hunter: The Spearfishing Simulator2012WindowsLace Mamba Global Ltd....
World at Arms2012Android, BlackBerry, Fire OS, iPad, iPhone, Windows Apps, Windows PhoneGameloft S.A....
Zack Zero2012PlayStation 3, WindowsCrocodile Entertainment...
Guardians of Middle-earth2012PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Inc....
Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City2012PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Capcom Entertainment, Inc.3.43
MIB: Alien Crisis2012PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360Activision Publishing, Inc....
Wonderbook: Book of Spells2012PlayStation 3Sony Computer Entertainment America, Inc....
PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale2012PlayStation 3, PS VitaSony Computer Entertainment America, Inc.4.14
Uncharted: Golden Abyss2011PS VitaSony Computer Entertainment America, Inc.4.37
Forsaken World2011WindowsPerfect World Entertainment, Inc....
SkyDrift2011PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Digital Reality Publishing Kft....
Bang Bang Racing2011Android, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Digital Reality Publishing Kft....
Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP2011Android, iPad, iPhone, Linux, Macintosh, WindowsCapybara Games Inc.3.79
The Book of Unwritten Tales: The Critter Chronicles2011Linux, Macintosh, WindowsCrimson Cow GmbH4.52
Tropico 42011Windows, Xbox 360Kalypso Media USA Inc.2.86
Cabela's Big Game Hunter 20122011PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360Activision Value Publishing, Inc....
Outland2011Linux, Macintosh, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Ubisoft, Inc....
Child of Eden2011PlayStation 3, Xbox 360Ubisoft, Inc.3.71
Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet2011Windows, Xbox 360Microsoft Game Studios...
Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poe's The Black Cat2010iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, WindowsBig Fish Games, Inc...
Iron Man 22010PlayStation 3, Xbox 360SEGA of America, Inc....
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow (Limited Edition)2010PlayStation 3, Xbox 360Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.4.61
Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poe's The Black Cat (Collector's Edition)2010iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, WindowsBig Fish Games, Inc...
Twisted Lands: Shadow Town (Collector's Edition)2010Macintosh, WindowsAlawar Entertainment, Inc....
Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poe's Murders in the Rue Morgue2010iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, WindowsBig Fish Games, Inc...
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Selected Covers

SkyDrift Xbox 360 Front Cover
Front cover for SkyDrift
Uncharted: Golden Abyss PS Vita Front Cover
Front cover for Uncharted: Golden Abyss
World at Arms iPad Front Cover
Front cover for World at Arms

Selected Screenshots

Title screen
Screenshot from SkyDrift
Startup screen.
Screenshot from Uncharted: Golden Abyss
Title screen
Screenshot from World at Arms
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