This page is a list of all of the changelogs for each version of EmulationStation. For a complete list of all commits to the source code see here:
- Latest from Source
- NEW FEATURE: Image slideshow screensaver.
- ENHANCEMENT: Adjust menu widths to be dependent on lesser of two dimensions.
- BUGFIX: Fix bug causing crash when entering gamelist on some platforms.
- BUGFIX: System Carousel now properly renders when only one system is present.
- ENHANCEMENT: Swap time for Video Screensaver now configurable in settings menu.
- BUGFIX: Fix blank screen occurring when exit game animation is interrupted by key press.
- ENHANCEMENT: Volume setting now controls video volume when using OMX player.
- ENHANCEMENT: Carousel enhancements
- Size and opacity of logos are now animated and transition smoothly when scrolling.
- Origin now supported for
- Support for new vertical wheel carousel type.
- BUGFIX: Text logos now increase in size properly.
- BUGFIX: Background extras and logos no longer bleed into gamelists when using vertical carousel.
- NEW FEATURE: Custom Game Collections
- ENHANCEMENT: Theme enhancements
- Origin now supported for
- Rotation support added for
- Origin now supported for
- BUGFIX: Fix screensaver not triggering when using PowerSaver
- BUGFIX: Various bugfixes and enhancements for PowerSaver.
- BUGFIX: Fixed default font sizes when running in vertical orientation.
- NEW FEATURE: Added option to hide *nix hidden files.
- NEW FEATURE: Implemented Power Saver feature.
- BUGFIX: Fixed bug with random game selection.
- NEW FEATURE: Game Collections: Currently supports "All", "Favorites" and "Last Played" systems.
- BUGFIX: Moved slider menu items back to the top of menu to work around bug affecting some users.
- ENHANCEMENT: Fix for lack of zoom transition on video view for systems without marquees.
- NEW FEATURE: Variable support for themes.
- ENHANCEMENT: Carousel sliding transition can now be disabled.
- ENHANCEMENT: Returned 'JUMP TO LETTER' option back to top of menu.
- BUGFIX: Fixed gamelist sizing by using max of computed size vs set size
- BUGFIX: Fixed show snapshot on delay option for video element.
- BUGFIX: Fixed default color for rating component
- NEW FEATURE: Adding Random Video Screensaver/Attract Mode
- ENHANCEMENT: Make color themable for ratings like image component.
- BUGFIX: Game names are no longer cut off in gamelist when using
- BUGFIX: Selector bar now lines up properly when using
- ENHANCEMENT: Added additional theme options for gamelist to provide better control over rendering of the selector bar.
- ENHANCEMENT: Fixes for USB sound cards
- Ability to change device used for Volume control (PCM/Speaker/Master) only on Pi.
- Ability to change Audio device used for OMX player (local/hdmi/both/ALSA:HW:0,0/ALSA:HW:1,0)
- BUGFIX: Fixed broken zoom launch transition.
- NEW FEATURE: Added Instant transition.
- NEW FEATURE: Allow configuring the "hotkey enable" button
- ENHANCEMENT: Help Component now maintains styling from theme when in menus.
- BUGFIX: Prevent views from overflow onto an adjacent view.
- use clip rects to prevent views overflow onto other views
- ENHANCEMENT: Scaper is no longer blocks UI rendering and properly shows the busy animation.
- BUGFIX: Fixed image stretch in video component.
- ENHANCEMENT: Adding OMX Player option on RPI for improved video rendering.
- BUGFIX: Fixed Game Count display in System View when system is filtered.
- BUGFIX: Fixed default z-index values for metadata fields on detail view.
- ENHANCEMENT: Added new platforms to scraper
- ENHANCEMENT: Scrapper improvements.
- Added FDS to scraper.
- Added support to search for specific game id using id:###
- ENHANCEMENT: Slide transition will slide vertically for vertical carousel.
- ENCHANCEMENT: Added sorting options for the number of players, release date, genre, developer and publisher.
- ENHANCEMENT: Switch to new splashscreen with black background
- NEW FEATURE: z-index support allow themes to specify drawing order (docs)
- BUGFIX: Changes to mitigate white flashes in heavier themes
- BUGFIX: Fixed Scrapping PSP games.
- ENCHANCEMENT: Added menu option to explicitly choose the Gamelist type.
- NEW FEATURE: Added ability to filter gamelists by genre, players, ratings and publisher/developer.
- BUGFIX: Fix black boxes appearing on gamelist after scrolling
- NEW FEATURE: Added Go-to Random Game feature.
- ENHANCEMENT: Added support for additional metadata fields on folders.
- BUGFIX: Fixed bug where carousel theme fails to load under certain conditions.
- BUGFIX: Fix image ratio for first image in video game list view.
- NEW FEATURE: Added ability to theme the system carousel
- 2.1.5 (RetroPie 4.2)
- ENHANCEMENT: Fix initial text positioning and improve keyboard handling in TextEditComponent
- ENHANCEMENT: Added maxSize support for videos.
- ENHANCEMENT: Video view will no longer activate if the current theme does not support it.
- BUGFIX: Fix for Neo Geo games not being scraped.
- BUGFIX: Fix WSOD by loading textures on demand in a separate thread when a user configurable texture memory threshold is reached.
- NEW FEATURE: Added ability to disable the splashscreen.
- ENHANCEMENT: Improve Shutdown time by only writing changes to gamelist.xml.
- BUGFIX: Fix crash when saving metadata.
- NEW FEATURE: Added video view to allow video preview of games in gamelist