SadConsole 8.0.0

.NET Standard 2.0
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SadConsole 8.99.2

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See the version list below for details.
dotnet add package SadConsole --version 8.0.0
NuGet\Install-Package SadConsole -Version 8.0.0
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="SadConsole" Version="8.0.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add SadConsole --version 8.0.0
#r "nuget: SadConsole, 8.0.0"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive, C# scripting and .NET Interactive. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install SadConsole as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=SadConsole&version=8.0.0

// Install SadConsole as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=SadConsole&version=8.0.0

02/24/2019 V8.0

Special thanks to the SadConsole Discord on all the feedback provided. Shout to the GoRogue project.

SadConsole GitHub SadConsole Documentation SadConsole Discord

File changes:

  • SadConsole and SadConsole.Universal have been replaced by the SadConsole for .NET Standard library.

Code changes:

  • Overhaul of the theme system.
  • Overhaul of the SurfaceBase/ScreenObject/Console system.
  • Changed Listbox.Slider to Listbox.Scrollbar. Also changed any property that used the word Slider to ScrollBar
  • Window messagebox and prompts have a library parameter to theme. If not specified, uses the default theme.
  • [Fixed #165] Window stealing mouse focus from scrollbar (thanks VGA256)
  • [Fixed #164] Controls should be aware of what theme is being used
  • Upgraded to MonoGame 3.7
  • Renamed base types and removed some others
  • SurfaceBase is now CellSurface and not abstract
  • ScreenObject is now Console and inherits from SurfaceBase
  • Console is now ScrollingConsole.
  • AnimatedSurface is now AnimatedConsole.
  • LayeredSurface is now LayeredConsole and has a new subtype, CellSurfaceLayer.
  • Mouse input works on all objects that inherit from Console, which is everything besodes CellSurface.
  • Added new ConsoleComponent types.
  • Consoles have a collection of Components that can hook into Update, Draw, Keyboard, Mouse methods.
  • EntityManager is now a ConsoleComponent.
  • Instructions reimplemented as ConsoleComponents.
  • InstructionSet has fluent-type methods to construct the set. See the SplashScreen console in the demo project.
  • [Fixed #199] New PredicateInstruction (thanks VGA256)
  • SurfaceBase.DefaultBackground is now Black instead of Transparent. You may need to use console.DefaultBackground = Color.Transparent; console.Clear(); to restore old behavior.
  • Control.CanFocus is now respected.
  • Fixed CellSurface JSON converter.
  • Fixed ControlsConsole renderer not respecting viewport.
  • Fixed inputbox not working with nummbers.
  • Redesigned ListboxItemTheme to be passable on Listbox ctor.
  • Consoles no longer use a cached drawcall.
  • Window resize option Settings.ResizeMode now supports Fit. (Thanks ajhmain)
  • Console.CalculatedPosition is now in pixels. Consoles of different font sizes now play nice with parenting. Things will be offset properly now.
  • Settings.ResizeWindow method allows you to easily resize the game window.
  • Added TextBox.KeyPressed event to allow you to cancel input of keys on a textbox.
  • MouseWheel support has been added to the listbox control.
  • Listbox.SingleClickItemExecute has been added to allow the ItemExecute event to trigger without a doubleclick.
Product Versions
.NET net5.0 net5.0-windows net6.0 net6.0-android net6.0-ios net6.0-maccatalyst net6.0-macos net6.0-tvos net6.0-windows net7.0 net7.0-android net7.0-ios net7.0-maccatalyst net7.0-macos net7.0-tvos net7.0-windows
.NET Core netcoreapp2.0 netcoreapp2.1 netcoreapp2.2 netcoreapp3.0 netcoreapp3.1
.NET Standard netstandard2.0 netstandard2.1
.NET Framework net461 net462 net463 net47 net471 net472 net48
MonoAndroid monoandroid
MonoMac monomac
MonoTouch monotouch
Tizen tizen40 tizen60
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Xamarin.TVOS xamarintvos
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NuGet packages (6)

Showing the top 5 NuGet packages that depend on SadConsole:

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SadConsole.Host.MonoGame

A graphics hosting library for SadConsole. Targets MonoGame and .NET Standard 2.1.

SadConsole.Host.SFML

A graphics hosting library for SadConsole. Targets SFML and .NET Standard 2.1.

SadConsole.Extended

A library of common classes that extend SadConsole with new controls, windows, and more.

SadConsole.GoRogueHelpers

A helper library for SadConsole games built with GoRogue.

TheSadRogue.Integration

An official integration library for using GoRogue and SadConsole together to create a roguelike.

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Thraka/SadConsole
A .NET ascii/ansi console engine written in C# for MonoGame and XNA. Create your own text roguelike (or other) games!
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[BREAKING CHANGES]
[This list is just some of the major changes]
[See the documentation on NuGet for more information]
- Overhaul of the theme system.
- Overhaul of the SurfaceBase/ScreenObject/Console system.
- Overhaul of Instruction system.
- Added new ConsoleComponents system.
- Upgraded to MonoGame 3.7
- EntityManager removed and will be added to GoRogue-SadConsole integration lib.