- Game DB has existed in one form or another since 2015.
- Game DB is fully open sourced on GitHub.
- Game DB gets all of its data from Steam APIs, or SteamKit.
- Apps are updated instantly when the developer makes a change.
- App review scores are calculated using Additive Smoothing.
- App twitch counts only include the 100 streamers for that app.
- App trend values currently use the algorithm taken from this post.
- Bundles are updated when an app in the bundle is updated.
- Changes are updated instantly when the developer makes a change.
- Groups are updated when a player in the group is updated, or when the group page is looked at. Limited to once per hour.
- Packages are updated instantly when the developer makes a change.
- Players are updated when they are looked at, or automatically for donators.
- Player ranks are calculated only from players on Game DB.
- Player ranks are calculated started at midnight UTC and can take some time to finish processing.
- Sales are updated when the app on sale is updated.
- Tag, Genre, Category, Publisher & Developer pages are all updated at midnight.