Lua 2d-game-engine

Open-source Lua projects categorized as 2d-game-engine

Top 3 Lua 2d-game-engine Projects

  • game-engine-2d

    Planimeter Game Engine 2D - LÖVE-based game engine for Lua

    Project mention: Fighting games use delay-based and rollback netcode | | 2023-01-22

    I don't think it's unpopular. We need more and better game software, what exists today is unsatisfactory for a plethora of reasons. I'm personally interested in this because I ship Planimeter Game Engine 2D, which comes with client-side prediction standard, and it's the largest pure-Lua game engine on GitHub.[1]


  • NobleEngine

    A li'l game engine for Playdate.

    Project mention: Anyone have good restart() code? | /r/PlaydateDeveloper | 2023-03-05

    If you use the Noble Engine library, you can organize your game code into scenes, which you can restart by transitioning a scene to itself. All your objects and variables are cleared and reset. It's as simple as:

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  • playdate-unlicensed-paddle-game-tutorial

    A tutorial that shows you how to make a Pong clone on the Playdate

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-03-05.

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Project Stars
1 game-engine-2d 707
2 NobleEngine 331
3 playdate-unlicensed-paddle-game-tutorial 19
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