[BETA] Version 1.0.3.2 : various fixes

  • Added :

    • An option to allow a game to run as administrator
    • German translation (thanks to itz_felix !)
  • Fixed :

    • An issue that occured when a game was unknown to IGDB. This would make the whole scraping queue fail or map incorrectly informations to games.
    • An issue when a Company’s name was incorrectly
  • Updated :

    • Image memory management, reducing RAM usage.

[BETA] Version 1.0.3.1 : small fixes

  • Fixed :

    • Some uncatched console errors
    • Reduced number of games to be scraped together, avoiding overflow
    • Game not starting in rare cases
    • Launch args not saved in rare cases
  • Updated :

    • Improved internal logging
    • Description of Supporter Key and its price

[BETA] Version 1.0.3.0 : UI revisited

  • Added :

    • Wallpaper ! Choose a wallpaper for GameRoom among your images (Supporter Key only)
    • Selection of Steam profile to scan
    • Toolbar has been replaced by a more streamlined sidebar, which includes a navigation drawer.
    • This sidebar can optionnaly appear only on mouse hover, and is resizable
    • When loading games, screenshots are being displayed
  • Updated :

    • Some icons to match the new UI
    • Removed stage’s borders
    • Search is now performed by pressing Ctrl + F
    • Removed shortcut F9 to hide top panes, this is now an option in the sidebar
    • Removed shortcut F10 to hide toolbar, no longer relevant
    • “Add” button no longer display a hideous dialog
    • Removed some known (non-game) apps’ name proposed when looking for an executable
    • Bundled jre
    • Packaging of the app, which is now pinnable to the taskbar, has a correct transparent icon and appears only as “GameRoom” in your task manager.
    • Fields for play time are now more input-tolerant
    • Smoother switch to fullscreen
  • Fixed :

    • Roaming folder filled with temp scripts not deleted
    • Naming issue with some Steam games and special chars
    • Monitoring issues with Steam games, especially post commands execution
    • An issue where a deleted game could appear on restart
    • An issue that would not allow the user to open a game’s details (thanks to @Fhhk)
    • Saving issue when edited an entry with no background

[BETA] Version 1.0.2.2 : fixes

  • Fixed :

    • Covers not updated when searching with IGDB
    • Post commands not executed for Steam Games in some cases
    • Play time incorrectly displayed when updated
    • Better error messages in case of errors with IGDB
    • Should fix an issue that caused very big libraries (300+) to be unscraped
  • Updated :

    • Bundled jre

[BETA] Version 1.0.2.1 : to the BETA!

With this update, GameRoom is now in its Beta state. This means that it has a correct stability to be broadcasted to a wider public. Thanks for your support and help!
* Added :
* New theme : Material Design, with a Teal flavour
* Application selector : instead of manually browsing for a game’s executable, pick it from a list of potential executables
* An “updating” icon on games being scraped
* Choice of the scan’s frequency
* Button to manually scan for games
* Option to enable/disable game scanners. Displayed at first launch and available in settings
* Option to group games by launchers
* Toasts (like in Android) to give more feedback on what is going on in background. Can be disabled
* Shortcut (F9) to disable top panes
* Option to disable the scrollbar in fullscreen
* Automatic update search

  • Updated :

    • Steam, Origin and Battle.net scanner are now way more robust
    • Scanning process is now less CPU intensive and complex, requiring less requests. Should be at least 2x faster
    • Scanning now adds game when found, not by blocks as before
    • More components are now themable
    • Updated included themes to support those components
    • Non installed Steam games are now launched as installed ones. This still triggers installation
    • Welcome message
    • Ranking algorithm to scrap soundtracks
    • Themes versioning
    • Install and uninstall scripts
    • Folder scanning is faster
    • Soundtrack are now paused when a game starts
    • Steam games are also monitored now, and their playtimes are synced with Steam later (as before)
    • Name cleaning for games, ensures better scraping too
  • Fixed :

    • An issue where a game’s launcher was incorrectly set
    • The Game Folder chooser being behing dialogs
    • Graphic error on the default play button
    • A threading issue while reloading a game button
    • “addAll” stuck with a cover being empty
    • A scaling issue
    • GOG.com scanner detecting invalid games or DLCs
    • Soundtrack not being played at first
    • Soundtracks not ranked before being chosen automatically
    • Some UI issues with “selectors”
    • Some scraped infos not being saved
    • Background image not scaling correctly
    • An issue when doing a research twice
    • A logging issue with pre and post commands
    • An issue when hiding GameRoom after starting a game and reopening it would start the game again
    • Editing a path and then trying to open its folder would open previous folder
    • Soundtrack would continue playing on Main screen in rare cases
    • Some Steam games would not appear as “last played”