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All platforms

  • ❕✅🐲 Fixed font interpretations, removed [main]
  • ❕✅📝 Added Allow InputBackgroundEvents for controllers preference (Thanks digitaldancer on Stamina Nation!)
  • ❕✅ Fixed ImageCache memory bloating
  • ❕✅📝 Fixed recursive scaling of TimingWindows (Thanks pucgenie, neowzeo, and DancingMaractus!)
  • ❕✅ Fixed new methods on Ragesurface/Ragedisplay
  • ❕✅ Fixed FFMPEG crashing
  • ❕✅ Moved xyz alias into Fallback so it can be more useful
  • ❕✅📝 Added tween tweaks (true) from upstream PR (Thanks FMS_Cat!)
  • ❕✅📝 Added music wheel code from upstream PR (Thanks RhythmLunatic!)
  • ❕✅ Fixed MusicWheel quirks
  • ❕✅ Fixed AMod issue where having a second player would override Player 1 timing (Thanks JapanYoshi!)
  • ❕✅ Allow RandomMovies to play when video not available
  • ❕✅ Fixed CurSong being used instead of CurSteps to get DisplayBPMs
  • ❕✅ Fixed video banners playing too fast.

Theme

  • ✅ Reinstate "StepMania" branding.
  • ❕✅📝 Display the current StepMania version number on the Soundwaves ScreenEvaluation. (Thanks Jummy!)
  • ❕✅ Font refinements on Soundwaves
  • ✅ Update the music wheel grade graphics in Soundwaves (Thanks MDR!)

Windows

  • ❕✅ Add minimaid back to mainline.
  • ❕✅📝 Added new serial lights driver from upstream PR (Thanks skogaby!)
  • ❕✅ Add MIDI input support that works
  • ❕✅ Add new wider MIDI input spectrum
  • ❕✅ Add Rotary MIDI input support
  • ❕✅ Add Crossfader MIDI input support
  • ❕✅ Add Acceleration/Deceleration MIDI support (disc spinning)
  • ❕✅ Add MIDI Extra Support
  • ❕✅ Add MIDI Lua messages
  • ❕✅ Add Lua support for analog MIDI input.

Linux

  • ❕✅ Add minimaid back to mainline.
  • ❕✅ Add JACK back to mainline.
  • ❕✅ fix discord building on newer GCC (>8.4)

macOS

  • ❕✅🐲 Nonion Rings.

Texture Font Generator

Alpha 4.9.1 is accompanied by Texture Font Generator 0.32:

  • ❕✅🐲📝 Added Armenian character block (Thanks AngledLuffa!)
  • ❕✅🐲📝 Added IPA Extended character block
  • ❕✅🐲📝 Added Spacing Modifier character block (Thanks EngineMachiner and CERiNG!)
  • ❕✅🐲📝 Fixed Japanese overwriting other characters (Thanks JapanYoshi!)
  • ❕✅🐲 Changed a few methods of Cyrillic to be better supported in the future

Community content

  • ✅ Translations updated from Moru, SHRMP0 and SheepyChris (Brazilian Portuguese)
  • ✅ Translations updated from MoNeko (Polish)
  • ✅ Translations updated from Hanubeki (Japanese)
  • ✅ Translations updated from Jose_Varela (Spanish)
  • ✅ Translations updated from Daniel Rotwind (German)
  • ✅ Translations updated from Ksempac (French)