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On 2017-05-20 12:21 AM, Andrew Starks wrote:
I've waxed poetic about Factorio in the past. It's an RTS game that is about building huge factories to launch a rocket, while you're fighting if indigenous creatures that hate your pollution.

Someone took the time to repurpose the factories in the game, taking advantage of the newly-added colored lights to make a video player:

Some background info is here:

The movie import script is here:

His announcement:

Lua (not LuaJIT) is used extensively through the game. There's a discussion on why not LuaJIT here:

The video player is an impressive hack!


I mean this is also non-LuaJIT Lua:

Even better - it's not just a video, it's (was) a livestream!

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