Plug-in: Drag-and-Drop Corona SDK Level Editor

In between writing chapters of their Corona SDK book (yes, really!), the duo at Karnak Games just released their draw-and-drop Corona SVG Level Builder! Corona SVG Level Builder lets you create physics-based games, platform levels, and maps for your Corona games by simply drawing them in Inkscape, a free and open source vector-drawing program. Everything […]

App of the Week (May 29, 2011): Rare Parts

Corona developers and gearheads (auto enthusiasts) have more in common than you might think: Both spend hours fine-tuning their crafts, both have endless internet outlets to advise and compare notes about their projects, and both are always on the lookout for that perfect part (or that perfect feature, for devs!) that will perfectly round out their […]

Sample code: ‘Angry Birds’ Catapult

You might have already gotten an idea of how to do it via our open source game Ghosts vs. Monsters, but now we’ve added a piece of mobile sample code solely for building an Angry Birds catapult in Corona… Thanks to the team at Fixdit for adding this to our Code Exchange! And if you […]

Spriteloq, a new Corona SDK toy for Flash developers

It’s no secret that Flash developers love Corona SDK (and we love ’em too!). I mean seriously, how could you say “no” to something like this:   And now, thanks to our Corona cohorts over at Loqheart have made a shiny new toy for you Flash folk. It’s called Spriteloq, and it allows you to easily take all your […]

Corona SDK college course

Given their surely promising future, app development and game design are now being taught at universities and even high schools around the world. And, if you’re in the St. Louis, Missouri area, you can now get first-hand instruction from a bona fide pro! Professional game designer Stu Gisburne is teaching the “Game Development for iPhone, […]

Has Corona SDK changed your life?

Since we started making Corona, we’ve been quite humbled by comments from you guys about how “OMG! Corona has changed my LIFE!!!” and what-not. Heck, we’ve seen some cases ourselves where people using Corona have been able to quit their day jobs and even start their own game studios because of Corona’s easy and efficient […]