Release Notes

Overview of recent updates to the application.

TABRPG is currently in Preview Release and features are actively being developed. Please contact us with any issues or feature requests.


The 2021-10-29 (0.31.0) release contains the following:

Platform

Game

  • Improved performance loading Notes
  • Improve Campaign navigation

Gameboard

Manager Control Panel

  • Improved loading time

Player Control Panel

The 2021-10-29 (0.30.0) release contains the following:

Platform

  • Improve performance for loading data from dynamic patform data fields
  • Add History framework. For instance, this will track who hit an opponent and the associated damage.

Gameboard

  • Improve performance for displaying narrative content

Manager Control Panel

  • Can now record damage to opponent

Player Control Panel

  • Improve responsiveness for initial display of Player Control Panel
  • Corrected issue where dice color wasn't displaying properly

The 2021-10-22 (0.29.0) release contains the following:

Platform

  • Improve image store library with ability to upload image to Creature setup.

Player Control Panel

  • Save dice color

Game Manager Panel

  • Add opponents

The 2021-10-15 (0.28.0) release contains the following:

Gameboard

  • Can now resize grid to match background map
  • Rooms can now reveal what is under them (fog by room)
  • Add regions to define boundary points for rooms and interactive elements

Game Manager Panel

  • Can now play sounds on Gameboard
  • Can now show region on Gameboard

The 2021-10-08 (0.27.0) release contains the following:

Player Control Panel

  • Added spells
  • Added equipment
  • Improve UI to make rolling dice more consistent looking
  • Fix bug where updating element would break roll mechanism

Website

  • Added Community section for community posts
  • Updated Home page with new features

The 2021-10-01 (0.26.0) release contains the following:

Application

  • Add Quick Start guide
  • Add "Quick Roll" to Player Control Panel
  • Improve mobile view in Player Control Panel
  • Improve responsiveness in display between Player Control Panel and Gameboard
  • Add ability to create game directly from application home page

Player Control Panel

  • Add weapons

Manager Control Panel

  • Introduce Manager Control Panel
  • Allow share of image from Manager Control Panel

Gameboard

  • Stylize scrollbar in design container
  • Allow merge of rooms

Website

  • Improve general UI for mobile devices
  • Update home page with more information
  • Added Systems Reference Document

The 2021-09-17 (0.25.0) release contains the following:

Application

  • Performance improvements for page load times
  • Add Game Access Code to prevent unauthorized access to game session
  • Add distribution list for Game Player Control Panel

Gameboard

  • Allow apostrophe in Counter name

The 2021-09-03 (0.24.0) release contains the following:

Application

  • Continue to build on Game Dashboard for Players
  • Added Initiative for quick roll
  • Improve response time on Game pages

Gameboard

  • Add select for tile type (background tile) for gameboard
  • Can now have multiple tile types on gameboard

Platform

  • Added D&D SRD Spell list

The 2021-08-27 (0.23.0) release contains the following:

Character Sheet

  • Actions not saving properly

The 2021-08-20 (0.22.0) release contains the following:

Player Dashboard

  • Add help text for initial view

Character Sheet

  • Update performance
  • Implement access controls. Control who can view/edit character sheet
  • Improve field validation when creating character
  • Allow delete of character (available to character owner only)

Dice Tray

  • Added help text

Application

  • Improve registration process

The 2021-08-13 (0.21.0) release contains the following:

Gameboard

  • New opponent was not appearing on gameboard properly
  • Character card is now hidden when not in use
  • Add Save Successful toast on Play Order page
  • Draw floor tile was not working

Player Dashboard

  • Adjust for mobile view
  • Add platform to My Games view
  • Add game and avatar to My Characters view

Character

  • Display character sheet even when data is not present

Player Game Manager

  • Updated UI to allow for easier navigation
  • Can now clear dice from tray
  • Roll results are reported back to player

Dice Tray

  • Added free dice roller resource

Website

  • Added documentation for Groups
  • Improve initial site load

The 2021-08-06 (0.20.0) release contains the following:

Gameboard

  • Updated framework for dice rolling engine
  • Player can now select color for rolling dice
  • Multiple players can roll simutaneously
  • Play Order page will not redirect to gameboard on update

The 2021-07-30 (0.19.0) release contains the following:

Gameboard

  • Added three-dimensional and physics based dice roller
  • Added game manager page to remotely throw dice
  • Corrected issue where animation was required for counter.

Platform

  • Improve security framework

The 2021-07-23 (0.18.0) release contains the following:

Gameboard

  • Added animation when character is no longer playable
  • Added animated effects to counters
  • Add move/rotate handles to characters
  • Allow add of multiple opponents of same type
  • Make it easier to pan (no requirement to hold Shift key)
  • Make it easier to remove fog (no requirement to hold Ctrl key)
  • Prevent error page when gameboard has not been setup with campaign/stage

Platform

  • Added several animations available within gameboard counter
  • Improve registration experience (page UI)

The 2021-07-16 (0.17.0) release contains the following:

Platform

  • Performance improvement loading assets

Gameboard

  • Added anchors to resize and rotate assets
  • Removed 'alt' key for rotating assets
  • Refresh tokens after modal is closed
  • Add ability to lock/unlock tokens
  • Resize background map to have width of 1600 pixels
  • Fixed issue where fog wasn't displaying

General

  • Update home page image
  • Update Patreon membership levels
  • Add analytics to Patreon page
  • Update banner on Patreon page

The 2021-07-09 (0.16.0) release contains the following:

Application

  • Added Patreon
  • Added Twitter
  • Update Subscription page to link to Patreon
  • Added Character Sheet callout on Home page

Platform

  • Add single page character sheets
  • Add Sort By to Data Field

Gameboard

  • Show Initiative roll in character list
  • Reduce spacing in character list
  • Improve look of scrollbar in character list
  • Adjust the height of gameboard to match viewport size
  • Adjust position of character card to align to bottom of gameboard

The 2021-07-02 (0.15.0) release contains the following:

Application

  • Prepare for addition of Non Player Characters in Game and Stages.
  • Add Content Pack framework.
  • Add Discord server.

Platform

  • Improve navigation for platform pages. Added icons for each page.
  • Implement content pack for opponents.
  • Add API for retrieving character sheet data

Game

  • Order campaign by date.

Gameboard

  • Add stage name to Gameboard.
  • Add Toggle Grid to Gameboard in Assets menu.
  • Improve usability for toolbar.

The 2021-06-18 (0.14.0) release contains the following:

Application (Game)

  • Added Counters to Gameboard
  • Quick add for opponents on Gameboard
  • Fixed issue where asset packs were loading as Gameboard was being initialized.
  • Can now add map directly from Gameboard

The 2021-05-28 (0.13.0) release contains the following:

Application (Game)

  • Fixed bug in adding new Group
  • Add Group Invitation capability
  • Add Group access security
  • Improve user experience for Campaign management by
    • Improving navigation structure
    • Providing quick links for common tasks (Add Stage)
    • Eliminate intermediate pages for management
    • Improve security checks
  • Fixed issue where Game manager/owner couldn't access game site

Application (Design)

  • Add access security

Website

  • Added Terms of Use
  • Added Subscription Payment portal
  • Implement subscription levels
  • Fixed website page titles
  • Improved access denied page

The 2021-05-14 (0.12.0) release contains the following:

Application

  • Updated mobile breakpoints for content container

Gameboard

  • Added scroll to play order container
  • Remove character's indicator halo when not playable (yet visible on board)
  • Improve appearance of "jagged lines" on gameboard
  • Add zoom controls
  • Add character name to tokens

Platform

  • Creatures now use Asset Packs for Profile and Token

Asset Packs

  • Added several Asset Packs

Website

  • Updated Footer appearance
  • Add Contact Us page
  • Added article for managing play order
  • Added list of available assets
  • Added Privacy Policy

The 2021-05-07 (0.11.0) release contains the following:

Gameboard

  • Add asset picker to gameboard
  • Allow assets to be resized and rotated

The 2021-04-30 (0.10.0) release contains the following:

Gameboard

  • Improve performance when cycling through play order
  • Corrected map positioning bug where tiles were not appearing in correct place.
  • Added ability to create "rooms"
  • Start adding infrastructure to support uploadable asset packs

The 2021-04-23 (0.9.0) release contains the following:

Gameboard

  • Added Manage Stage functionality. This will allow the game manager to quickly toggle between stages. Each stage can have a unique set of player characters, supporting "splitting the party".
  • Removed Manage menu option. This is no longer needed as game is managed either through Campaign and Stage setup or directly on the Gameboard.
  • Corrected issues with adding players to a newly added stage.
  • Token "rings" are now color coded for Player Characters vs Opponents
  • Round will advance automatically when reaching end of play order. Play order restarts with first character.
  • Round counter can now be reset directly from Gameboard
  • Token will become dimmed if it represents a non-playable character.

Stage setup

  • Renamed Scene to stage
  • Added overview to stage
  • Added Show Fog to stage. This currently only applies if there is a background image associated with the stage.

The 2021-04-16 (0.8.0) release contains the following:

Gameboard

  • "displaygroup" command wasn't working
  • Improved Manage Characters function. Can now quickly set properties to determine if character is playable and/or is visible.
  • Improve Play Order function. Playable characters and opponents now show together on play order panel.
  • Added play order indicator.

Foundation

  • Update Home Page with images and text
  • Added YouTube channel
  • Implement tabrpg.com domain

The 2021-04-09 release consists of the following:

Gameboard

  • Token position wasn't saving properly.
  • Added command to quick add an opponent to Gameboard.
  • Display Group wasn't working properly.
  • Check that token hasn't been added from display group before adding again.

Player Character

  • Updated UI when adding Character to be consistent with rest of site.
  • Added selection of Platform and limit Character Sheets to selected platform.
  • Corrected bug where platform wasn't saving properly.

Foundation

  • Updated logo.
  • Updated Release page.
  • Added link to releases page on home page.

The 2021-04-02 release consists of the following:

Foundation

  • Storage of assets has been moved to different storage provider.
  • Offload storage of data for Gameboard maps for performance optimization.
  • Renamed "Encounter" to "Scenes"

Gameboard

  • Hold CTRL and use mouse on token to rotate.
  • Hold CTRL and use mouse on background to reveal fog.
  • Hold SHIFT and use mouse to pan
  • Fixed issue where invalid data was being stored which would corrupt fog reveal function.
  • Moved command bar to right panel
  • Removed excess spacing from title
  • Reformatted title to be name of current Scene
  • Added breadcrumb to title

Application

  • Rename application to TAB RPG
  • Add new logo
  • Add current release page with overview of new features