Developing games with solar2D

Good evening colleagues…do I need to install visual studio in my laptop when using solar2D or even just sublime or notepad++?
Thank you

Never installed

You need to edit Lua script. What you use for that is up to you. I use VS Code, but any text editor will do. There is a table (not recently updated) of some of those editors here:


I use intelliJ and the Plugin: EmmyLua.

The big advantage for huge Projects is the code completion / annotation, you can typing your tables, variable, objects …

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I get code completion with VS Code and a few plugins I have installed.

We try to keep the official plugin for Sublime Text updated so I’d recommend that one.