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Other Uses for Lua

You now know pretty much everything needed to program great World of Warcraft addons, but you have learned more than just how to write addons for World of Warcraft. You've learned the programming language Lua, which is used by far more applications and games than just WoW. An incomplete list of applications that use Lua can be found on Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lua_(programming_language)#Applications.

There are many games, like Warhammer Online, Crysis, Far Cry, and S.T.A.L.K.E.R, that use Lua in a similar way to World of Warcraft. Besides WoW, the most interesting game that uses Lua for its ...

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