Defold Firebase Analytics documentation

This extension allows you to interact with Firebase Analytics in a uniform way for games on iOS and Android.

Installation

To use this library in your Defold project, add the following URLs to your game.project dependencies:

Firebase C++ SDK Dependencies
Firebase C++ SDK 7.3.0 https://github.com/defold/extension-firebase/archive/refs/tags/1.1.3.zip
https://github.com/defold/extension-firebase-analytics/archive/refs/tags/2.0.2.zip

Setup

Follow the main setup guide for integration of Firebase in Defold.

Usage

function init(self)
	-- use firebase only if it is supported on the current platform
    if not firebase then
        return
    end

	-- initialise firebase and check that it was successful
    local ok, err = firebase.init()
    if not ok then
        print(err)
        return
    end

	-- initialise analytics
	firebase.analytics.init()

	-- log data
	firebase.analytics.set_screen("myscreen", "collection")
	firebase.analytics.log_string("character", "storm trooper")
	firebase.analytics.log_int("kills", 152)
	firebase.analytics.log_number("speed", 1.15)
	local t = {
		number = math.random(1,100),
		boolean = true,
		string = "some_string"
	}
	firebase.analytics.log_table("stats", t)
end

Source code

The source code is available on GitHub

API reference

API Reference