Road to 1.0: User Management Upgrades, Part 2. Changes in RC 1

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

Tweet This is the second to last Road To 1.0 development blog entry. It’s been a long road to get to the final release, but the final 1.0 version is coming this Monday September 26, 2011. No sooner did I finish work on the 1.0.5 release and draft up a blog post regarding user management […]

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Road to 1.0: Patch #4 (1.0.6) Update Announcement

Friday, August 26th, 2011

Tweet Version 1.0.5 of the mod was a big release with lots of new big features and bug fixes. It also completed a number of open ended functional items that were missing from the mod and even featured a couple last minute additions. It's been a popular release that's received lots of attention on the […]

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Road to 1.0: User Management Upgrades, Part 1. Changes in 1.0.5

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

Tweet One of the most important aspects of a site like the Fantasy mod is the organization and administration of it members. Unfortunately, the mod has historically been light in this area and it was done so on purpose. User Administration, an overview The fantasy mod, like its predecessor/sister site The Comic Rack, utilizes a […]

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Road to 1.0: Simplifying owner recruitment

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

Tweet The Road to 1.0 is a series of articles chronicling the journey of this mod from conception to full 1.0 release. Follow the OOTP Fantasy leagues Development Blog at: http://www.ootpfantasyleagues.com/category/development/. In the beginning, there was a fantasy mod. It has users and it had fantasy leagues (that all contained teams). Each league is appointed […]

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Release Suspended Temporarily

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

Tweet 1.0.5 was supposed to be released today in conjunction with a live beta draft and start of a beta test season. An unexpected and sad loss of a close family member has delayed this by one week. The new 1.0.5 release date will be Monday July 25th, 2011. A live beta draft, along with […]

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Road to 1.0: Rotisserie Scoring Part 1 – And then there were two (scoring formats that is)

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Tweet The Road to 1.0 is a series of articles chronicling the journey of this mod from conception to full 1.0 release. Follow the OOTP Fantasy leagues Development Blog at: http://www.ootpfantasyleagues.com/category/development/. I’ve made no qualms about stating that I’m a huge fan of head to head play in fantasy gaming. I like the competition and […]

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Road To 1.0: Despite the quiet, development marches on

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

It's been a while since the last development update, but that's not really due to inactivity, just a lack of time to make actual blog posts. But I plan to start adding some more insight into the 1.0.5 development and beta process as we wind down towards a final 1.0 (non beta) release this fall. The Road to 1.0 continues and this is the home stretch of preparations for the big release.

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Road to 1.0 – Closing the loop

Sunday, April 10th, 2011

Tweet The Road to 1.0 is a series of articles chronicling the journey of this mod from conception to full 1.0 release. Follow the OOTP Fantasy leagues Development Blog at: http://www.ootpfantasyleagues.com/category/development/. Boy it’s been an extremely busy couple of months lately. Between some extreme goings on at work, tons of things happening with the family […]

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Patch #4 is on the way (with screengrabs)

Friday, March 18th, 2011

Tweet Hey call it developers prerogative to change their minds. I’ve seriously gone back and forth on the re-architecture of the mod and while I do have grandiose plans for the future of the framework and CMS tools that power OOTP Fantasy Leagues, I felt a strong desire to Run another beta fantasy season See […]

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Quick Change of Plans

Monday, January 10th, 2011

Tweet I planned to release 1.0.3 (patch #3) tomorrow morning but I’ve had a quick last minute shift in idea. I have some real big picture overarching stuff I want to do with the mod (and more specifically to the CodeIgniter extensions that form the foundation of the mod) and I don’t want to keep […]

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