Changelog

Each day, our team is working to update and upgrade the site to make your user experience better. You can always check out this page for a list of features we've added, or just to see what we're up to!

If you have an idea for a feature you'd like to see on Gamertag Nation, be sure and post it to the Feature Requests forum.

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  • Build 5.9.50

  • Fixed a bug with providing feedback for achievement guides on achievement pages. Fixed another bug with the URL that is shown in the Share dialog below posts.

    08-26-2021 03:08 AM
  • Added "Come Get Some" and "Hail to the King Baby!" badges as suggested in the forums.

    08-24-2021 08:49 AM
  • Added the "Crysis Averted", "Rip & Tear" and "Too Angry to Die" badges as suggested by our awesome community.

    08-23-2021 10:21 PM
  • Added PWA (progressive web apps) support. You can now add the site to your home screen or desktop and it will open and operate similar to a native app.

    08-23-2021 06:25 PM
  • Updated our RSS feeds to comply with the latest formatting standards. Also fixed some issues with displaying achievement images in the unlocked achievements feed.

    08-20-2021 07:44 PM
  • Setup Brave Rewards for those that prefer to use the Brave browser and would like contribute to the site.

    08-20-2021 05:21 AM
  • Redesigned some more email notifications with our new fancy HTML email template. Profile comments, thread subscriptions and new member email verification emails are all purdy now.

    08-07-2021 10:01 AM
  • Updated the new badge email notification with our freshly baked HTML email template - complete with images and easier to read text. This replaces the previous text-only email that was used. Other email notifications will be updated soon!

    08-05-2021 05:27 AM
  • Fixed a bug with keyword searches and filters on Explore > Games pages. When searching by keyword and applying an additional filter, the keyword filter would no longer be applied.

    08-05-2021 01:28 AM
  • Fixed a database error on the main games page based on recent updates to the completion rate calculation setting.

    08-02-2021 10:58 AM
  • You can now specify if you want to include all DLC in your completion rate and completed game calculations. This is set to only include owned DLC by default, however you can now change this anytime you want from your Gamertag Settings page.

    07-31-2021 10:37 PM
  • Build 5.9.40

  • Cleaned up a bunch of old and rusty functions laying about in the code. Optimized game editing process in preparation for upcoming features.

    07-31-2021 09:00 PM
  • Updated Privacy Policy so we comply with latest Nevada and California privacy laws and regulations. Also added a bit more clarity to our policy on Children's Privacy and our compliance with COPPA. You can read more here:...

    Updated Privacy Policy so we comply with latest Nevada and California privacy laws and regulations. Also added a bit more clarity to our policy on Children's Privacy and our compliance with COPPA. You can read more here: gamertagnation.com/…

    07-31-2021 01:54 PM
  • Added "Mystery Badge VIII" - gamertagnation.com/…

    07-30-2021 08:45 PM
  • Updated the game achievements page with conditional alerts towards the top of the page. These alerts show if the game is the featured game of the week, available for free with Games for Gold, delisted from the Microsoft Store, and other flags. These...

    Updated the game achievements page with conditional alerts towards the top of the page. These alerts show if the game is the featured game of the week, available for free with Games for Gold, delisted from the Microsoft Store, and other flags. These are the same alerts shown on the game overview page.

    07-30-2021 05:36 PM
  • Updated links to the Microsoft Store so they now open in your native language and region selection used at Microsoft.com.

    07-30-2021 03:59 PM
  • Fixed a number of bugs with filters in the browse games area. You will now see pertinent data when you apply certain filters like rating, release date and price.

    07-29-2021 08:56 AM
  • You can now filter games by their total gamerscore. Look for the new Total Gamerscore filter when browsing games here: gamertagnation.com/…

    07-29-2021 08:52 AM
  • Added "Rich Uncle Pennybags" badge (suggested by HyruleBalverine) - gamertagnation.com/…

    07-29-2021 12:51 AM
  • Added "Golden Revolutionist" badge - gamertagnation.com/…

    07-23-2021 02:03 AM
  • Smarter handling of long game titles at the top of game profiles to help prevent excessive wrapping.

    07-22-2021 07:31 PM
  • Fixed a bug related to the Games Played total shown on the Stats page of member profiles. This now excludes apps from the total.

    07-22-2021 07:28 PM
  • Added "Mafioso Aficionado", "Green Acres", "Dino-mite", "Frugal Completionist" and "The Dragon of Dojima" badges

    07-10-2021 06:35 PM
  • Improved messaging and guidance for gamertags that are unable to sync due to Xbox Live Privacy Settings. In addition to an email notification, there's an alert that will now show on the Dashboard and member profile for those needing an update.

    07-08-2021 05:25 PM
  • Added "Y2K Completionist", "Y3K Completionist" and "Metrosexual" badges. These badges were suggested by I Am Kernholio!

    07-08-2021 01:10 PM
  • Improved workflow for adding a game to a collection from game pages. You will now see a success message and callback to the collection.

    07-08-2021 04:16 AM
  • Fixed a bug with DLC listings on the game achievements page. Fixed another bug related to the way achievement guides look when the author has been removed from the system.

    07-03-2021 06:52 AM
  • Minor database performance enhancements

    07-03-2021 01:18 AM
  • Build 5.9.30

  • Improvements to mobile user experience for grids/tables - you will now see a left/right shadow overlay indicating scrollable content. Additional optimizations to load speed of pages.

    05-05-2021 07:50 PM
  • Additional optimizations to core Javascript code used on each page of the site.

    05-04-2021 11:07 PM
  • I scream, you scream, we all scream for wide screen! Now there's better design support for widescreen monitors (screens 1900px or wider). That means less wasted space and a better utilization of screen real estate.

    05-04-2021 11:05 PM
  • A bunch of under-the-hood tweaks for SEO and overall performance.

    05-04-2021 12:29 AM
  • Another round of minor bug fixes and design updates. This includes an update to thread listings for easier browsing on mobile devices.

    05-02-2021 01:06 AM
  • Build 5.9.20

  • Dropped support for any dinosaurs using Internet Explorer 9 and older. Basically Internet Explorer 10-11, Edge, and all other modern browsers are fully supported.

    04-30-2021 11:19 PM
  • Minor bug fixes related to the latest font change on mobile devices.

    04-17-2021 11:09 AM
  • Added "Steampunk", "Betwitched" and "Pulling the Discord" badges. Retired "Yahooooo!" and "Instagramification" badges.

    04-17-2021 11:07 AM
  • Complete rewrite of the login and registration system to better support the latest standards for connecting your Gamertag Nation account to Google, Facebook, Twitter, and other sites. As a result, Instagram and Yahoo connections were discontinued...

    Complete rewrite of the login and registration system to better support the latest standards for connecting your Gamertag Nation account to Google, Facebook, Twitter, and other sites. As a result, Instagram and Yahoo connections were discontinued while Steam, Twitch and Discord were added as new options.

    04-17-2021 11:05 AM
  • Updated the font used all around the site for crisper, easier to read text.

    04-15-2021 11:17 AM
  • Optimized the loading of images on most pages for faster browsing. You should notice a significant speed boost on mobile devices as a result of this.

    04-08-2021 07:47 PM
  • The currently active featured poll will now show up for everyone in the sidebar of the main Forums page. This was supposed to go live last month but a bug caused it to only show up for in beta (i.e. staff only).

    04-07-2021 12:54 PM
  • It's spring cleaning! Completed a massive amount of under-the-hood updates to the site framework and front-end. Updated icon library and cleared out old stinky code all around.

    04-06-2021 11:00 AM
  • Added a list to the sidebar showing the Most Recent Releases on game series profiles. This replaced the Most Viewed Games list that was in the sidebar.

    04-06-2021 10:52 AM
  • Build 5.9.10

  • Added the option to sort games by Release Date (US/EU/AU/JPN) on all Explore > Games pages. This was previously only available on the Explore > New Releases page.

    04-05-2021 10:00 PM
  • Views are no longer being tracked and displayed for games and collections. This metric was often an inaccurate representation of popularity since these view counts incrementally increased for all types of traffic - including search engines and other...

    Views are no longer being tracked and displayed for games and collections. This metric was often an inaccurate representation of popularity since these view counts incrementally increased for all types of traffic - including search engines and other bots.

    04-05-2021 09:56 PM
  • Minor design updates to the member list on Site Leaderboards and Custom Leaderboards.

    04-04-2021 06:35 AM
  • A large number of server updates related to improving site speed and reliability. Enhanced spam prevention controls. Fixed redirects for our domain aliases (gtnation.com, gamertagn.com, gamertagnation.net).

    04-04-2021 04:19 AM
  • Build 5.9.00

  • Added "Game Pass Completionist" badge - gamertagnation.com/…

    03-20-2021 11:48 PM
  • Added "Game Pass-ifist" badge - gamertagnation.com/… (This badge will not be awarded retroactively since we do not maintain historical data for when games are added/removed from Xbox Game Pass)

    03-20-2021 07:54 PM
  • Bug fixes and performance improvements to the Stats page on member profiles.

    03-11-2021 05:23 AM
  • Added "Poll Vaulter" badge and added featured poll to forums main page. Thanks to SojerManLan for getting the first featured poll started!

    03-09-2021 07:54 AM