DownloadsGet the Castle client.Frequently Asked QuestionsLearn more about Castle.ExamplesUse this list of examples to bootstrap your game.Quick StartGet started in under 5 minutes.Creating an AccountWhy and how to create a Castle account.Make Your First GameFollow this small tutorial to get oriented with a basic workflow.Describe your Game with a Castle Project FileThis tutorial will provide an overview and motivation for a project file.Adding Games to your ProfileShare games you made by adding them to your profile on Castle.Hosting Your Own GamesLearn how to add games to Castle which are hosted on another service.Game Dimensions and ScalingChange the dimensions and scaling behavior of your Castle game.Manually Make a New Castle Game from ScratchAn educational resource for advanced usersCastle Project File ReferenceThe project file contains the title, description and other metadata about your game.User API ReferenceGet information about users playing your game.Post API ReferenceIntegrate with Castle's post system.Storage API ReferenceStore shared or per-user data in the cloud.Game API ReferenceNavigate to or get information about other games on Castle.UI API ReferenceDisplay user interface elements such as buttons and text boxes that allow users to interact with your game.System API ReferenceGet information about or perform activities relating to the system Castle is running on.Code Loading API ReferenceLow-level functionality for loading Lua code over the network.Community Reference LinksUseful community links for learning about Lua and LÖVE.


By The Castle Team // 2-25-2019
Use these examples to bootstrap your Castle project.

lil platformer

A lil platformer with a bouncy lil cloud gal.

lil chess

A lil game of chess.

lil flock

A lil flocking simulation. Y'know, boids?

lil strategy

A lil real-time strategy game, featuring vegetables. Just as you'd expect.

lil racer

A lil racing game with an itsy lil racing car wow.

lil ribbons

A lil game about dodging scisso-- ouch!

lil space

A lil game about rocks EXCEPT they're in space.

lil adventure

A lil adventure where you walkabout a tile grid.

lil hoops

A lil hoop-shootin' game with those FANCY physics the kids are all on about these days.

lil runner

A lil duck running for the fun of it.
Want some ideas for what to do next? Read the making your first Castle game guide, where we'll learn how to draw a circle, print some logs, and move the circle around with the arrow keys.