Homepage Forums RetroPie Project Ideas for Further Enhancements Search roms by # of players


Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total)
  • Author
  • #7024

    It’s no fun having to search through games when a buddy is over trying to figure out which ones we can both play.

    we would need to modify emulationstation to recognize tags like <player> in gamelist.xml and have ES-scraper scraper the # of players from TheGamesDB.net

    Then we would need to set up a sort to sort the roms by number of players eg.: all for all games, 2p for 2 player games and plus for more than two player games.
    all: would list all games normally
    2p: would list all 2 player games then all 2<player games then 1player games.
    plus: would list all 2<player games, then all 1 player followed by all 2 player games.

    Examle: NES 1942

    I hope I made my idea clear.


    Please post this idea in the issues list of EmulationStation’s Github repository at https://github.com/Aloshi/EmulationStation/issues?state=open. Aloshi is always open-minded for enhancements!

Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total)
  • The forum ‘Ideas for Further Enhancements’ is closed to new topics and replies.