4.1 Overview

The main integration point for a game and the Gala Launcher is done by adding a JSON configuration file to the “games” directory. This is a simple key-value pair collection that maps a game identifier to a game’s installed path and version. The configuration file should be named .json file is installed in the user’s home directory (operating system dependent).


~/.gala/games/<Game ID>.json


%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Local\Gala Launcher\games\<Game ID>.json

Example agreatgame.json

    "exec": "C:\\Gala Games\\A Great Game\\agreatgame.exe",
    "version": "1.0.0"