Board Game Stats 1.8 just became available on the App Store, with Cloud sync, Landscape mode and more. Check also the new dedicated website: BGStatsApp.com

New in version 1.8:

Cloud sync: sync your Plays between your devices with this in-app purchase. Try it free for two weeks!

  • Automatically keeps your devices in sync
  • Syncs all Play details, Players, Locations and Games (with exception of photos)
  • Keeps a complete backup of your database in the cloud.

Also new:

  • Landscape orientation. Now view all Board Game Stats screens in landscape format.
  • Swipe through your plays’ photos full screen
  • Stability improvements: tries to restore itself after a problem occurred.
  • Adds a + 1 round button to the Play details screen.
  • BGG usernames are no longer case sensitive for logging in.
  • Ability to remove an image from a Game by swiping over it in the edit screen.
  • Asks to discard changes if you cancel editing a Play after change something.
  • The Locations list now has an index in alphabetical view as well.

Lots of stability improvements, minor enhancements and bug fixes, among which:

  • Winner calculation takes decimals into account.
  • Displays year correctly for jan 2016 in certain locales.
  • Removes duplicate plays from BGG if posting encountered a problem before.
  • Prevents crashes when filtering while adding and deleting games and players.
  • Prevents problems when restoring state resulting in a list of Games with no way to leave the screen.
  • Better compatibility with iCloud Photo Library when linking images in the photo library.

Version 1.7 of Board Game Stats has been submitted to Apple. It can take 1 to 2 weeks until it appears in the App Store.

  • Biggest new things in this version:
  • Support for anonymous players
  • Auto-post to BGG
  • Better image management
  • Search fields for Players and Games
  • Settings for articles to be ignored while sorting
  • Average play time for a Game
  • and lots of other small things, fixes and improvements.

The new version of Board Game Stats is available on the App store.

In this version you’ll find:

  • Added ‘All time’ view and extra pie charts to the Statistics screen
  • Complete statistics screen can now be shared as an image
  • Fixes problems with logging in to BGG if username or password contained certain characters
  • Better BGG game searching results, handles lots of results better
  • Ability to add comments and images to a Play while editing it
  • Supports multiline comments for Plays
  • Pie charts have more colors, display percentages and show number of ‘other’ values
  • Lots of other small improvements and stability enhancements.

Board Game Stats 1.4 is available on the App store NOW!

New:

This version is updated to be compatible with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus.

  • Fixes problems with logging and posting to BGG
  • Improves BGG posting and provides feedback while busy
  • Now has an in-app message if there are known problems with BGG connection
  • Added ability to add photos to a play, the first one is also used in Twitter posts and sharing
  • Added profile images for Players
  • Added a 2014 statistics year overview which can be shared and exported
  • Creates auto-backup file for rescue via iTunes if no other recovery method works anymore
  • Added overall win percentage for a player, displays BGG name
  • Lots of other small fixes and improvements.

Download on the App Store

We returned from a successful Essen fair, having played lots of games, viewed even more, and bought a couple. Look here for the complete story: Suzan’s BoardGameGeek Geeklist.

This is what we came home with:
Essen 2014 Haul

Of course we were walking around in our not-to-miss Board Game Stats polo shirts:

BGStats polo Suzan BGStats Polo Eerko

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