Gaming Memories – Game Wizard

Back in the days when I switched from the Game Gear over to the PC (with MS-DOS 6.22 and Windows 3.11 at the time), I was used to being able to cheat in games easily. Sometimes through codes in a game, but mostly due to the Action Replay Pro I had (an alternative to the…

Software Recommendation: Stardock Groupy

When a lot of apps are open in Windows, things can become a bit confusing. A tool like Groupy can help with that. When it is active, you can (as the name implies) group apps together, so you can keep them in one place and switch in between them through tabs (even comes with a…

Cold Games Database 1.6 – Tree List View

New stuff: Added tree filter view Screenshot: Main Info  Page Click Once Installer (needs Internet connection during installation, “Check for Update” option in “?” menu active) Portable Version (just extract to any directory and run)

Cold Games Database 1.5 – IGDB API Update and PDF Export

New Stuff: Added Export to PDF for listed games (game name, systems and release year contained in list) Updated IGDB API, importing game info should work again (still a BETA feature, largely untested) Main Info  Page Click Once Installer (needs Internet connection during installation, “Check for Update” option in “?” menu active) Portable Version (just exctract…

Software Recommendation – SpeedCommander

Alternative file managers go back to DOS times with the prominent example Norton Commander (though it wasn’t the first of its kind), showing two file/directory listings side by side to better manage content of floppies, hard drives etc. While with each new OS version the default file manager improved, the market for alternative file managers…

Cold Games Database 1.4 – Steam Games Import and Stats

New Stuff: Steam Games Import: You can now automatically add your games from Steam to the list, simply enter your 64bit ID into the textbox in the Import window and let the app look up the list of games. You can look up the necessary ID (SteamID64) through sites like SteamRep Statistics: Generated from your entered games,…

Cold Games Database 1.3 – IGDB API (Beta) Integration

A new feature this time! Since IGDB have a free API available, I decided to look into how I could implement that into my app. So in this release (as a BETA feature, make sure to make a copy of your data just in case) I have added to ability to import data to game entries…

Cold Games Database 1.2.1

Changes: FIX: Error message when selecting “Remove Genre” and “Remove System” Removed Xceed dependecies (slightly smaller app size) ClickOnce Installer (needs Internet connection during installation, “Check for Update” option in “?” menu active) Example Screenshot:

Cold Games Database 1.2.0.2

Changes: FIX: missing color highlighting in game list (indicating completion status) ClickOnce Installer (needs Internet connection during installation, “Check for Update” option in “?” menu active) Example Screenshot: