Changelog 2.2

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This update focuses more for smaller changes and fixes, there is some new things too like latest page and small previews in banner for latest item in collection and next event, also made new background system that changes background based on time of day and season.

Changelog

Base Site

  • New background system beta, changes randomly every x hour based on day time & season.
  • Tags and made in can be used now on search, example.
  • Tinybar is now fixed to follow scrolling.
  • Article title bar changes, smaller and under blur effect got some changes.
  • Latest addition for media collection now shown in banner.
  • Next event shown in banner.
  • Little transitions for hover over effects everywhere.
  • Icons have now some darker gray color on them.
  • Tinybar hides search when screen is extra small. (<340px width)

Collection

  • New latest page.
  • There is a little bit experimental multi filtering for media search, example.
  • Small expansion for "made in" flags, japan added.
  • Cleaned up collection front page and there is now smaller version from media card on random media slot.

Events

  • Showing multiple event in single day now with icon presenting type of event.
  • Next events block shows now one ended event.
  • You can hover-over for event name.
  • Calendar icons scale down with smaller screens.

Server

  • Gotify instance moved to live server.
  • Maintenance page re-design.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed 1 pixel off bug on article title bottom border.
  • Search button size and position on small screen fixed.
  • Pagination on author pages fixed.
  • Fixed current month events not correctly list more events after first 5 ended.
By Mindi 14.06.2021 3 months, 1 week ago

Changelog 2.1

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This update brings Event Calendar, Git Nexus,Tag system and some URL cleanup.

Changelog

Base Site

  • Ability to make timed Articles.
  • Urls in multiple places cleaned up, Example:
From: /collection/item?i=medal-of-honor-ps1
To: /collection/item/medal-of-honor-ps1

Collection

  • Tag system implemented.
  • Every item has now some tags.

Events

  • New app that shows some upcoming events.
  • There is some ETA/Unsure times there which are marked with Question marks.

Git

  • There is now personal Gitea instance.
  • Wanting to integrate it more to main site but right now it just works.
  • This breaks little bit my "No JavaScript" policy but It works without JS.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed many element to look better on all resolutions, can't test 4K and up but they should be fine.
  • Fixed search buttons, used input type 'image' incorrectly.
By Mindi 01.05.2021 4 months, 3 weeks ago

Changelog 2.0-5

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Some bug fixes and some new features, some of these changes has been rolled out for live before this update post.


Changelog

Base Site

  • Search result re-design.
  • Paginator re-design.
  • Better scaling for different size screens.
  • Better visual indication for active page.
  • More little element fixes here and there.

Admin Page

  • Added Option to hide articles.

Server

  • Site has now a maintenance mode.
  • Nginx error codes redirected to django.

Known issues

  • Some elements still don't work on small screens, Example.
By Mindi 21.04.2021 5 months ago

Changelog 2.0-1

Small Bugfix update, changes may need cache refresh. (Ctrl + F5)


Changelog

Base Site

  • Various element fixes for very small phone screens.
  • Some elements didn't detect font correctly, now they do.
  • Some Chromium bugs fixed.
  • All Search field sizes fixed.

Collection

  • Various element fixes for very small phone screens.
By Mindi 19.04.2021 5 months ago

Changelog 2.0 - Responsive Release

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Progress has been little slow on this one (It took about 2 Years) but it is finally here, responsive design is done-ish, site uses still Django and there is no JavaScript, there is also now a search system and much better collection system, site has been rewritten almost compliantly from scratch, downside of all of this is that many features need to be added back and this will take some more time, this is first release for new site and more is coming now little faster because we have nice base system for it.


Changelog

Base Site

  • Responsive Design.
  • Updated to latest Django & Python libraries.
  • Markdown and code highlight systems are back.
  • Logo redesign and also all graphics are now in svg.
  • Cleaner fonts and overall better UX.
  • New paginator.
  • Site has now Search system.
  • Articles have own pages for linking purposes.
  • Site should be more optimized overall because lesser unnecessary calls / smaller file sizes.
  • On admin side of things, there is also huge overhaul because code is cleaner, using more django blocks, css variables, better naming convention everywhere and a lot more.

Collection

  • Complete rewrite.
  • Search system.
  • beta tag system.
  • New search, new items & counter blocks on landing page.
  • Items and Authors/Developers have own pages for linking purposes.
  • Media Author, Edition and Franchise are now separated database fields.
  • There is now origin country database field.
  • If cover is missing there is now default image indicating it.
  • Image optimizations done, using smaller image files when needed.

RSS & API

  • REST API Re-implemented.
  • There is now rss using REST API.

About

  • Simple site to show some info, this going to get some more love latter.

Git

  • Not Implemented yet.

Pastebin

  • Not Implemented yet.

Gallery

  • Not Implemented yet.

Known issues

  • When resolution is too low some elements are broken (Small phone screens).
By Mindi 18.04.2021 5 months, 1 week ago