Create amazing games and apps 10x faster

The ultimate 2D development platform

300,000+ developers worldwide use Corona to create hit mobile apps. Get the SDK and start building in less than 5 minutes.

Built with Corona SDK

HoPiKo by Laser Dog

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WHY CHOOSE CORONA SDK ?

Corona SDK is a cross-platform framework that allows developers to create 2D games and apps up to 10x faster than other platforms using easy-to-learn Lua. Our elegant APIs make adding complex features easy and our workflow lets you see changes instantly. And you can publish to all major platforms from a single code base.

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nate

Nate DickenFounder, BorderLeap

laura

Laura TallardyAward-winning Developer

Noah-Malewicz

Noah MalewiczFounder, Chunky Apps

ian

Ian MastersCreative Director, QuizTix

LepelEditorialMed

Andreas von LepelCreator of the award-winning arcade-puzzler "Freeze!" series

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David L. HoytThe Man Who Puzzles America

BUILD 10X FASTER!

Create rich mobile games and apps in record time

Corona is designed to enable super-fast development. Our elegant APIs make adding complex features easy. Our workflow lets you see changes instantly. And you develop in Lua, a fast and easy-to-learn language.

It all adds up to unmatched development and iteration speed.

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SUPPORT ALL MAJOR PLATFORMS

Maximum code reusability, minimum pain

Corona allows you to publish to all the major platforms and is best-in-class for code reusability. Forget about crazy fragmentation.

  • iOS (including tvOS)
  • Android (including Android TV)
  • Kindle
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Mac and Windows desktop

In addition, with Corona Enterprise, you can even call any native API or library from your Corona app.

WHO'S USING CORONA SDK

#1 in the “Best New Games” category in the US App Store

HoPiKo

Laser Dog

Egz is a mesmerizing mix between an addictive puzzle game and an animated movie! Don’t let your Egz die!

Egz – The Origin of the Univer

Lonely Woof

Crush your friends or race random players in this fun game where all the cutest, furriest creatures of the forest are out running

FUN RUN 2

Dirtybit

Created in collaboration with 90 current NBA stars

NBA ESCAPE

Urthworx

Prepare to smash it! A hyper-charged arcade smash sport designed to test your skills and reflexes to the max.

PKTBALL - ENDLESS ARCADE SMASH SPORT

Laser Dog

#2 paid app in the US App Store -- Apple’s “Editor’s Choice” pick

MAJOR MAGNET

PagodaWest Games

Sequel to the award-winning “Freeze!”, Top 10 paid app in 5 countries

FREEZE! 2 - BROTHERS

Frozen Gun Games

#1 free app in US App Store, Over 8 million downloads

POP THE LOCK

Simple Machine

Recent News is a smart news app that provides your news, customized, now.

RECENT NEWS

Recent Media Inc.

A unique and beautiful puzzle game. Simple to play, yet super addictive!

RGB EXPRESS

Bad Crane LTD

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