Custom Sselph Scraper Script

Create game list file with custom videos & images

  • Since I have my own media, I just needed Sselph Scraper to create the RetroPie "gamelist.xml" and scrape metadata.
  • This will create the "gamelist.xml" for the configured system. You must configure the paths to your preferences, then add the images & video files to those paths. Names of all files must match.
/opt/retropie/supplementary/scraper/scraper -download_images=false -download_images=false \
-console_src=ss -image_dir="/home/pi/.emulationstation/downloaded_images/nes/" \
-image_path="/home/pi/.emulationstation/downloaded_images/nes/" \
-video_dir="/home/pi/.emulationstation/downloaded_videos/nes/" \
-video_path="/home/pi/.emulationstation/downloaded_videos/nes/" -video_suffix="" \
-img_format=png -image_suffix="" -output_file="/home/pi/.emulationstation/gamelists/nes/gamelist.xml" \
-use_filename=true -rom_dir="/home/pi/RetroPie/roms/nes/" -rom_path="/home/pi/RetroPie/roms/nes/"
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