The Leader for 2D Mobile Game Development

From Freeze! to Major Magnet to RGB Express, Corona-based games have hit the top charts in all major app stores. Read on to explore Corona's features and get started today. You can download Corona SDK and publish your app for free.

Build 10x Faster

In today's market, you need to build and iterate quickly. With Corona, you'll be coding within minutes of downloading and you'll see results instantly on the simulator. Features that usually require hundreds of lines of code take just a few thanks to Corona's elegant APIs. And if you use Composer GUI, our visual editor, you may not need to code at all!


Corona: The Standard in 2D Mobile Graphics


Support All Major Platforms

Build for iOS, Android (including Android TV), Kindle and Windows Phone 8 with a single codebase and at the touch of a button. Our APIs abstract the complexity of the different platforms for you. We also do the hard work - testing against hundreds of devices, and understanding the nuances of each - so that you can focus on improving your gameplay, not on mobile fragmentation.

Corona is Built on Industry Standards

Corona is built on industry standards, including OpenGL, OpenAL, Box2D, Facebook, SQLite and much more. Our state-of-the-art graphics engine, based on OpenGL 2.0 and shaders, enables cinematic effects with just a few lines of code.


Monetize, Grow, and Prosper

We want you to succeed. That's why we support in-app purchases, a variety of ad networks and other monetization models.


Join a Thriving Ecosystem

  • Community Support - Our forum is filled with developers offering tips, sharing code and lending a helping hand.
  • Worldwide Events - Join a Corona group in your area to collaborate and network with peers.
  • Resources - We have hundreds of guides, tutorials, videos and sample projects to get you up to speed.
  • 3rd Party Tools - Our talented community has built tools and libraries that complement Corona.

Need access to native libraries or APIs? Corona Enterprise allows you to call any Objective-C or Java library from within Corona.


Corona SDK is free. You'll be building a great game in just 5 minutes.