Wayne is a library manager for all those books and graphic novels that you own and store in Dropbox.

It will retrieve all metadata from multiple sources and present your comics collection in a pretty, practical way that you can manage and read wherever you are.

Wayne is in beta, want access? Tell Bruce why

🤖 Release Notes

0.4 #beta #wip

“Maybe someday your 'maker' will come…haul you away, take you apart, and announce the recall of a defective product. What if all that's left of the 'real you' is just a couple of lonely brain cells, huh?” - Major Motoko Kusanagi, Ghost in the Shell

New

  • Wayne is now available for the iPhone! 📱

Improved

  • Layout and cosmetics enhancements
  • Alerts and notifications are now displayed at the bottom to improve overall view

Fixed

  • Grid views are now responsive to the device width
  • Many other little things

0.3 #beta

“The scrape of the skates on the ice. The smell of musty old equipment. The black puck stains on the boards. To the uninitiated they're nothing, but to a hockey player they're home.” ― Jeff Lemire, Essex County, Vol. 2: Ghost Stories

New

  • Support for .cbr and .rar formats! ✌️
  • Horizontal orientation enabled (iPad only)
  • Split-screen for iPad; now you can manage your library and watch YouTube at the same time 📺
  • Covers are locally cached to improve loading speed and overall performance
  • Edit comic publication's date

Improved

  • Dragging the slider while reading updates the page displayed
  • Metadata edits improvements
  • Comic issues are displayed in order when filtering by a specific (1) series

Fixed

  • Annoying bugs

0.2 #beta

“Back then life was simple and sweet. Everything was simple and sweet. The taste of cherries, the cool shade, the fresh smell of the river. That was how we lived, in a vale among the hills, sheltered from the storms. Ignorant of the world, as though on an island. Peaceful and untroubled. And then. Then everything changed.” ― Three Shadows

New

  • Wayne has a brand new design! It includes a neat sidebar for easier navigation. Now it's super clean 🤘
  • Complete new engine. Way faster than 0.1! 🏁
  • Quixoti is now Wayne

Improved

  • Temporary ditched GoogleBooks (it was making things messy and pretty inconsistent) and consolidated GoodReads metadata. Might bring it back in the future.

Fixed

  • So many things that wouldn't fit in these release notes

0.1.18 #beta

You're buried under a giant pile of me, Doom. It's over. Promise to end this, and maybe we'll let you up.", Doreen Green - The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl v2 #5

New

  • Fetch metadata from Goodreads! 🐙
  • Now you can edit the story arcs both while saving a new coming and editing an existing one
  • Cover view now shows the current reading progress
  • Filter by reading comics

Improved

  • Comic is automatically marked as read when finishing reading
  • Searching for plain text now finds comics with the contents in either title or description
  • Add a new comic if you know his GoogleBooks id

Fixed

  • Call to GoogleBooks when updating review
  • Editing multiline inputs (i.e., description) now saves the content while typing

0.1.17 #beta

“Batman: One more thing. When you find something out, you can call me on this”. “Commissioner Gordon: A cell phone with one button?”. “Batman: A bat signal.” “Commissioner Gordon: Christ. He actually put a bat on it.” ― Batman: Earth One, Volume 2

New

  • New library views! 🐹 Now you can see all your comics as a cover gallery and other modes
  • New comic detail view for tablets 👍🏻
  • Filter by downloaded, read, starred or not in a collection
  • Option to tint read comics when in cover view mode

Improved

  • Settings, Editing Metadata and Editing Series metadata views are now displayed as a drawer for tablets inside of consuming the full view
  • Comic’s pages are now properly displayed in order
  • Dropbox’s path now includes comic size
  • New publishers’ colors
  • Cleaned bounce animation when opening/hiding reading menus
  • Error message is displayed if comic couldn’t be opened

Fixed

  • Launch screen’s image is now centered
  • Other minor bug fixes

0.1.16 #beta

“It's salt. Why don't you sprinkle some on me, honey? Aren't I just good enough to eat?” ― Batman: Arkham Asylum - A Serious House on Serious Earth

New

  • Single tap now hides/shows the header and slider when reading comics

Improved

  • Slightly bigger slider

Fixed

  • Those cbz comics that had the images saved within a folder failed to read

0.1.15 #beta

“The world isn't fair, Calvin.", "I know Dad, but why isn't it ever unfair in my favor?” ― The Essential Calvin and Hobbes: A Calvin and Hobbes Treasury

New

  • Support for reading comics in PDF
  • When reading comics now you can scroll to pages using the slider

Improved

  • Much faster, responsive reading view
  • Less intrusive notification when downloading
  • Darker background on reading page = better readability

Fixed

  • Some cbz comics were not properly displayed

0.1.14 #beta

“Imagination is just what others use to get things they can't understand into their heads. Rarely – if ever – do they actually fit there. -Hermes” ― Wonder Woman, Volume 1: Blood

Improved

  • When downloading comics the progress is now displayed instead of download/open buttons

Fixed

  • Minor bug that prevented downloading comics, should be ok now!
  • Other minor bugs

0.1.13 #beta

“You lived what anybody gets, Bernie. You got a lifetime. No more. No less.” ― The Sandman, Vol. 7: Brief Lives

New

  • Xmas present 🎅 Now you can download and read comics! - just zip and cbz formats for now - This feature was initially panned for v0.3 so it’s still quite experimental, please get that feedback coming our way!

Fixed

  • Minor bug fixes

0.1.12 #beta

“I have all these great genes, but they're recessive. That's the problem here.” ― The Complete Calvin and Hobbes

New

  • Welcome page to select the library’s root folder
  • Image when the library has no books, acting as mini-guide 🐧
  • Included link to release notes in the settings menu

Improved

  • Singing out action should delete the contents of the database
  • Folder structure is now created after selecting the new root folder

0.1.11 #beta

“Do you want to be smart or do you want to know things?” ― The Wicked + The Divine #2

New

  • Splash screen 🐳
  • Added to get some initial insights

0.1.10 #beta

“Enough madness? Enough? And how do you measure madness?“, The Joker ― Batman: Arkham Asylum

New

  • First private beta 🐶
  • iPad enabled 🐱
  • When adding a new comic now you can input the metadata manually instead of fetching it from Google Books
  • Authors’ metadata can be edited
  • Show series books as cover grid view
  • Show comic collection in library list view design
  • Show comics list as covers table

Improved

  • Separated series title and number when editing the metadata
  • Increased text, buttons scale
  • Unified color scheme
  • Moved delete button to edit comic view

Fixed

  • Series title has no margin to back arrow when it's too long
  • Title has no margin to collection tag when i'ts too long
  • Keyboard overlaps forms input