3rd-Party Tools and Services

These tools have been developed by 3rd-party developers and are part of the growing Corona SDK ecosystem, intended to extend Corona and/or help with your overall development.
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Featured Tools

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ZeroBrane Studio

ZeroBrane Studio is a slick IDE for Lua and Lua-based frameworks that supports syntax highlighting, code analyzer, remote console, on-device debugging and live coding, watches, stack view, and more (Windows, Mac OSX, Linux).

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Widgets Town

A community-driven website offering custom widgets and themes for business application developers using Corona SDK for mobile development.

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TexturePacker

TexturePacker comes with a full-featured graphical user interface including multi-touch support, zooming, and a tree view with all used sprites. The extremely fast layout algorithm shows all changes in real time.

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Spine

2D skeletal animation for games. Spine replaces traditional raster animation in games, providing smoother animations that are easier to produce. Animations can be created without needing more art and are so tiny that games can make extensive use of the …

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Roaming Gamer Templates

Learn by example with Roaming Gamer Templates. All templates for games and apps are fully commented. Don’t waste time wondering how it’s done — head over to the Roaming Gamer site today.

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PreApps

PreApps

PreApps.com is the leading platform introducing new mobile apps to users and the marketplace prior to release. Their interactive platform is enhancing the way apps are built and discovered by providing developers with the opportunity to generate critic …

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PhysicsEditor

Editing your physics shapes has never been easier! PhysicsEditor allows you to simply drag your shapes inside the editor, press the auto trace button, adjust the shape’s physics parameters, and directly export to your game development framework.

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Perspective Library

Perspective is a complete camera solution for Corona developers. Based on the Dusk camera system, it’s a stable, powerful, and lightweight library that can handle multiple layers, parallax scrolling, scaling, and more.

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OPTPiX SpriteStudio

OPTPiX SpriteStudio is a 2D sprite animation data creation tool. SpriteStudio exports animation data in “universal” XML or binary formats and currently supports various frameworks and game engines, including Corona SDK. OPTPiX SpriteStudio reduces the …

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Lua Glider IDE

Lua Glider IDE is an advanced IDE for Corona SDK professionals and beginners alike. Features include an advanced debugger, variables explorer, call stack, adaptive auto-complete, built in documentation, real-time breakpoints, split screen support, asse …

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LevelHelper 2

LevelHelper 2 is a software program for Rapid Prototyping & Development of cross-platform 2d games. Designed to simplify the creation of games from simple assets layout to complex animations, completely intuitively. The possibilities are endless!

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Level Director

Level Director is a Windows-based level creation tool written specifically for use with Corona SDK. The toolset allows you to rapidly create title screens and levels with ease and export them to Lua code. Features include a physics body polygon editor, …

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Kwik

Kwik for Corona SDK is a plugin for Adobe Photoshop that allows designers to create comics and interactive books for iOS and Android devices with animations, buttons, and sound, directly from PSD files.

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Kutt

Kutt aims to support creatives by speeding up the creation of user interfaces for a variety of device resolutions and sizes. Design once and Kutt does the rest of the job, exporting images to different resolutions.

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Icon Robot

Icon Robot is a tool that generates different size icons for marketplace distribution. The tool saves app developers time by resizing and exporting app icons in a wide variety of sizes.

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Glyph Designer

Glyph Designer

Glyph Designer allows any font to be decorated with different effects such as strokes, fills, and shadows in real time. It then generates a texture atlas that contains each required glyph and a control file that identifies where in that texture atlas e …

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Glitch Games Libraries

The GG libraries are a set of modular, reusable libraries that are designed to speed up development times by letting you worry about the actual game creation rather than repetitive coding.

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Explosion Generator 3

Explosion Generator 3

Explosion Generator 3 is the quickest way to create amazing professional looking explosions for your games and projects. Using the advanced engine mechanics, quickly and simply adjust the settings to create your perfect explosion.

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Dusk Engine

Dusk is a community-driven, open-source Tiled map loader and game engine for Corona SDK, featuring automatic culling, a built-in camera system, layer and property access, and more.

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Coronium Cloud Platform

A free and simple Lua-based cloud platform and Corona SDK module which supports analytics, data objects, user management, push, and more.

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Corona Widget Themes

Beautifully designed widget themes with 9 colors per theme and matching icon buttons. Perfect for game or business apps.

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Corona SDK OAuth 2.0

Connect to a RESTful OAuth 2.0 service in your Corona application in minutes! This Lua implementation of the OAuth 2.0 standard protocol includes support for authorization, token retrieval with URL callback, automatic token renewal and storage, and mor …

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CBEffects

CBEffects is a comprehensive, open-source particle effects system for Corona SDK. Create infinitely customizable effects with legendary ease and flexibility, while retaining complete control over everything — even the individual properties of each par …

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bmGlyph

bmGlyph is a bitmap font generator for OSX. A lot of effects are available: gradients, glossy, shadows, strokes or map a texture, unicode characters, kernings, per character editing, live preview. bmGlyph can publish a texture and an atlas font files f …

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700 Sprites

700 Sprites

A library of over 700 fantasy-themed 32×32 sprites. Corona developers are sure to find them useful for their games.

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