What is Adobe AIR?

 

The Adobe® AIR® runtime enables developers to package the same code into native apps for Windows and Mac OS desktops as well as iPhone, iPad, Kindle Fire, Nook Tablet, and other Android™ devices, reaching the mobile app stores for over 500 million devices. 
 
Stage 3D
Build stunning, blazing-fast cinematic 2D and 3D games for the browser, iOS, and Android™. Use fully accelerated GPU rendering, which leverages the power of OpenGL and DirectX graphics.
Extensibility
Give developers the ability to call into their native, platform-specific code using AIR native extensions. Free sets of native libraries are available through the Adobe Game Developer Tools to further empower developers.
HD-quality video
HD-quality video
Play high-quality HD video with industry-standard codecs such as H.264, AAC, and MP3. Use GPU hardware optimization and chipsets that scale across all platforms to provide best-in-class video performance.

Flash runtimes in depth
See the numbers that show the extensive reach of Flash Player and Adobe AIR -- in both potential audiences and with developers worldwide.
 
See the benefits of deploying browser-based and standalone apps with Adobe runtimes.
To submit your app to the Adobe Flash and AIR platforms Showcase Gallery, post a video and screenshots of your application project on Behance. Your game will be considered for inclusion by Adobe.