ScriptHook: Script

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A Script is a collection of Lua scripts that are loaded by ScriptHook. Scripts are loaded upon starting the game with ScriptHook installed. This guide will give you an overview of the structure behind those Scripts.

If you have used WD2 or MDE ScriptHook, check out the list of notable ScriptHook changes for Legion.


Directory Structure



The manifest holds information about a Script. Name, Author & Version can be specified here. The "entrypoint" is the Lua script that is loaded. The example below shows the manifest.json for the ScriptHook Trainer.

	"name": "Simple Trainer",
	"author": "Nomad Group",
	"version": "1.0",
	"entrypoint": "main.lua",
	"keyBinds": {
		"menu": "F4"


Script Table

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Key Bindings

You can bind Keys to Lua functions. Key Bindings are configured within the manifest.json section.

Check out ScriptHook: Key Binds.

Console Commands

Scripts can register custom Console Commands. These commands are registered directly within Lua.

Read more about ScriptHook: Console Commands.

ScriptHook Lua Functions

In addition to the built-in Lua functions, ScriptHook registers custom Lua functions that you can use. Those functions are used for Menus, Console Commands, and some alter the Game's world.