Changelog

2019

April

April 7

Changes in Xsolla Pay Station

Added:

April 5

Changes in Xsolla Login

Added:

  • Automatically generated code for widget integration in Login settings in Publisher Account

March

March 27

Changes in Xsolla Site Builder

Added:

  • Creation of landing pages by importing game data from Steam
  • Landing page publishing on a custom domain

March 21

Changes in Xsolla Store

Added:

  • Upgrades for pre-orders
  • Specifying the exact release time for pre-orders in Publisher Account
  • Epic Games Store DRM platform for game distribution

Updated:

March 20

New Payment Methods

Internet Banking:

  • Privat24 – Ukraine

March 11

Changes in Xsolla Login

Added:

  • Extended user registration form
  • Redirect to the local server address specified in callbackUrl

March 10

Changes in Xsolla Store

Added:

March 1

New Payment Methods

Mobile Payments:

  • Docomo, Softbank, Y!Mobile (via Boku) – Japan

February

February 25

Changes in Xsolla Store

Added:

February 24

Changes in Xsolla Publisher Account

Added:

  • Downloading large transaction reports via email

February 24

Changes in Developer Documentation

Added:

February 19

New Payment Methods

Bank Cards:

  • Credorax – Europe

February 19

Changes in Xsolla Launcher

A new version of Xsolla Launcher has been released (1.6.37.355).

Added:

  • Requesting admin rights upon installation of redistributable packages
  • Hiding the username field in Launcher if the Friends module is disabled in Publisher Account

Fixed:

  • Displaying the progress of applying the patch containing large files

February 12

New Payment Methods

Cash Payments:

  • PedPagos (via BoaCompra) – Uruguay

February 10

Changes in Developer Documentation

Added:

  • Feedback form
  • Code snippets in the API reference (C#, Python, Ruby, Java, JavaScript) for Login API, Store API, and the Get Token method

February 10

Changes in Xsolla Login

Added:

  • Resending the email confirmation message in Publisher Account > Login > Open and set up > Users > User profile

Updated:

February 10

Changes in Xsolla Partner Network

Added:

  • Customization of the authorization form: dark theme, text color, transparency, additional game logo
  • YouTube video as a background. A color filter may optionally be applied to the video

February 7

New Payment Methods

Digital Wallet:

  • PagSeguro (via BoaCompra) – Brazil

Internet Banking:

  • Santander (via BoaCompra) – Brazil

  • Khipu (via BoaCompra) – Chile

Prepaid Cards:

  • Todito Cash (via BoaCompra) – Mexico

January

January 29

Changes in Xsolla Partner Network

Added:

  • Special terms block in the Program details section to give additional information about the program to influencers

January 27

Changes in Xsolla Login

Added:

  • Sorting users in Publisher Account by the time of their last login at Login > Open and set up > Users
  • Filling the email field automatically for all widget windows
  • Two-factor authentication via email
  • Message with 404 error

January 27

Changes in Xsolla Pay Station

Added:

  • Applying a sales tax to the purchases made in the USA and Quebec, Canada. The ZIP code input form is used to identify the user’s address
  • Limiting the CVV input field on the card form to 3 symbols
  • Limiting the ZIP code input field to 10 symbols

Updated:

  • Additional verification form
  • Design of the purchase status page

January 27

Changes in Xsolla Publisher Account

Added:

  • DRM-free keys activation

Updated:

  • Selecting virtual items and DRM platforms for promotions

January 24

New Payment Methods

Digital Wallet:

  • Swish – Sweden

January 17

New Payment Methods

Cash Payments:

  • Family Dollar, Sheetz, 7-Eleven, Kum&Go, Fred's (via Vanilla Direct) – USA

2018

December

December 20

New Payment Methods

Mobile Payments:

  • DCB (via Qiwi) – Russia

December 16

Changes in Developer Documentation

Added:

Updated:

December 15

Changes in Xsolla API

Added:

December 14

New Payment Methods

Cash Payments & Internet Banking:

  • Boleto Bancario (via BoaCompra) – Brazil

December 3

Changes in Xsolla Launcher

A new version of Xsolla Launcher has been released (1.6.35.335).

Added:

  • Checking for free disk space before the game or update installation
  • Information message with the request to use admin rights for Launcher operation

Fixed:

  • Minor bugs

November

November 26

Changes in Xsolla Site Builder

Added:

  • Сreation of multiple landing pages for one project
  • Creation of landing pages based on Google Play game data

November 21

Changes in Xsolla Launcher

A new version of Xsolla Launcher has been released (1.6.34.330).

Added:

  • Copy link button in the redirection window

Fixed:

  • Minor bugs

November 18

Changes in Developer Documentation

Added:

November 14

Changes in Xsolla Launcher

A new version of Xsolla Launcher has been released (1.6.33.325).

Added:

  • Searching and adding an already installed game to Launcher
  • Banners for selling game keys
  • Objects in the config.json file. See Wiki

Fixed:

  • Minor bugs

November 9

Changes in Xsolla Launcher

A new version of Xsolla Launcher has been released (1.6.32.320).

Added:

  • Сustomization of the installation window for each game via the UIStyle.json file
  • Renewal of game or updates download via CDN in case of connection error
  • Auto incrementation of the build number for new versions
  • Objects in the config.json and UIStyle.json files. See Wiki

Updated:

  • Setting up news display for a particular game or for all games

November 6

Changes in Developer Documentation

Added:

Updated:

Fixed:

  • Search block in the mobile menu layout

November 2

Changes in Xsolla Launcher

A new version of Xsolla Launcher has been released (1.6.31.315).

Added:

  • Verification of the game ownership for all DRM packages

Updated:

  • Description of the config.json and UIStyle.json files objects in the README.md file in the Xsolla Launcher repository

October

October 31

Changes in Xsolla Site Builder

Added:

  • Multilanguage landing pages creation

October 31

New Payment Methods

Bank Cards:

  • FirstData – USA
  • Credit cards (via Ebanx) – Brazil

October 30

Changes in Xsolla Launcher

A new version of Xsolla Launcher has been released (1.6.30.310).

Added:

  • Setting up the links for account creation and password change via the config.json file
  • Changing the placeholder for email or username input via the config.json file

October 29

Changes in Xsolla Pay Station

Added:

  • Purchase description in the Pay Station header for Checkout integrations

October 29

Changes in Xsolla API

Added:

  • New settings.ui.desktop.header.visible_purchase parameter in the Get token method. Setting the parameter to ‘true’ will display the purchase description in the payment UI header

October 22

Changes in Xsolla Login

Added:

  • Managing user accounts in Publisher Account (banning users and password reset)

October 22

Changes in Developer Documentation

Added:

Updated:

October 18

New Payment Methods

Mobile Payments:

  • Softbank and Y!Mobile (via Boku) – Japan

Cash Payments:

  • Sadad Cash Kiosks – Bahrain
  • BPS-Sberbank – Belarus

Digital Wallet:

  • VK Pay – Russia

October 17

Changes in Xsolla Launcher

A new version of Xsolla Launcher has been released (1.6.29.300).

Added:

  • Launcher window. Now the window title is set by the Launcher name field in Publisher Account
  • Setting up callback_url for Login Widget via the config.json file
  • Managing the displayed number of seeds and peers via the config.json file

Fixed:

  • Minor errors during game purchasing and key activation
  • Error window display. Now the size of the window containing error text adjusts to the text size

October 16

Changes in Xsolla Pay Station

Added:

  • Pay with Сrypto widget

October 9

Changes in Xsolla API

Added:

  • New purchase.subscription.operation parameter in the Get Token method. Setting the parameter to 'change_plan' will change the subscription plan to the one specified in purchase.subscription.plan_id

September

September 19

New Payment Methods

Bank Cards:

  • Qualpay — USA

September 18

Changes in Xsolla Publisher Account

Added:

  • Payouts in the MGO cryptocurrency

September 10

Changes in Xsolla Launcher

A new version of Xsolla Launcher has been released (1.6.26.285).

Added:

  • Enabling/disabling automatic updates for Launcher

September 5

Changes in Xsolla Publisher Account

Added:

  • Japanese localization

September 5

Changes in Developer Documentation

Added:

  • Japanese localization

August

August 30

Changes in Xsolla Launcher

A new version of Xsolla Launcher has been released (1.6.25.280).

Added:

  • Discount promo code redeem upon purchase

Fixed:

  • All games update. Now users can update only the game they have purchased
  • Error processing if invalid authentication data is entered. Now users can see the error text

August 29

Changes in Xsolla Launcher

A new version of Xsolla Launcher has been released (1.6.24.275).

Added:

  • The Launcher version is now displayed in the settings window
  • Checking whether a user has sufficient rights to write game files to a selected directory
  • Changing standard icon for a particular game in Launcher
  • Customizing an in-game store in Launcher
  • Setting up links for password change and account creation via PlayFab

August 24

New Payment Methods

Electronic Payments:

  • Tinkoff Bank - Russia

Mobile Payments:

  • Kievstar (via LeoGaming) - Ukraine

August 8

New Payment Methods

Bank Cards:

  • Credit cards (via Ebanx) - Chile, Colombia

August 8

Changes in Xsolla API

Added:

  • The parameters for transmitting promo code data were added to the Get Token method. All information about the promo code is specified in the purchase.coupon_code parameter and the promo code value is specified in purchase.coupon_code.value. The purchase.coupon_code.hidden parameter determines whether or not the field promo code value is entered into should be hidden in the payment UI and has the 'false' value by default.

Updated:

  • The trial period type was changed in the Created Subscription webhook. Now the subscription.trial.type parameter can only be 'day'.

July

July 13

New Payment Methods

Cash Payments:

  • Easy Pay - Armenia
  • GameStop (via Incomm) - USA

Mobile Payments:

  • Docomo (via Boku) - Japan
  • MOBI.Dengi - Russia

Digital Wallet:

  • Google Pay (via Vantiv) - USA
  • Skins.Cash - USA
  • WeChat (via Allpay) - China
  • Google Pay (via Ebanx) — Brazil

May

May 14

New Payment Methods

Electronic Payments:

  • Amazon Pay - UK

May 14

Changes in Xsolla API

Added:

  • New settings.ui.desktop.header.close_button parameter in the Get Token method. Enables showing a Close button in Pay Station desktop clicking which closes Pay Station and gets the user back to the game.

April

April 6

Changes in Xsolla API

Added:

  • New payments_available parameter in the project settings group of methods. The parameter indicates whether a project is ready to accept real payments. The parameter is 'true' if the partner has an active signed agreement and at least one active project.

March

March 21

New Payment Methods

Cash Payments:

  • Red Dot Pay PIN - Myanmar

Electronic Payments:

  • Rabbit LINE Pay - Thailand

March 7

New Payment Methods

Mobile Payments:

  • YOTA (via Platbox) - Russia

February

February 9

New Payment Methods

Bank Cards:

  • Credit cards (via Checkout.com) - Europe

February 9

Charging VAT in Belarus

Starting with February 1, 2018, Xsolla is charging VAT on products sold in Belarus. Depending on project settings, the tax can be charged to partners or users. The tax amounts to 20% of the purchase price.

January

January 23

New Payment Methods

Cash Payments:

  • PagoFacil - Argentina

Internet Banking:

  • Bank transfer (via banks: Nordea, SEB) - Finland, Sweden

January 23

Changes in Xsolla API

Added:

  • New settings.ui.header.visible_virtual_currency_balance parameter in the Get Token method. The parameter shows or hides the user balance in Pay Station.

January 10

New Payment Methods

Cash Payments:

  • Cash Kiosks (via Predprocessing YUG) - Russia

Internet Banking:

  • MyBank (via Entercash) - Italy
  • Trustly - Europe
  • Bank transfer (via banks: Siirto, Osuuspankki, Aktia, S-Pankki, Handelsbanken) - Finland, Sweden