Responses

status_codeAn integer indicating the result of the request. Acceptable values are:
  • 1:OK
  • 100:Invalid API Key
  • 101:Object Not Found
  • 102:Error in URL Format
  • 103:'jsonp' format requires a 'json_callback' argument
  • 104:Filter Error
  • 105:Subscriber only video is for subscribers only
errorA text string representing the status_code
number_of_total_resultsThe number of total results matching the filter conditions specified
number_of_page_resultsThe number of results on this page
limitThe value of the limit filter specified, or 100 if not specified
offsetThe value of the offset filter specified, or 0 if not specified
resultsZero or more items that match the filters specified

Resources

accessory

URL: /accessory
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the accessory detail resource.
date_added Date the accessory was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the accessory was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the accessory.
description Description of the accessory.
id Unique ID of the accessory.
image Main image of the accessory.
name Name of the accessory.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the accessory on Giant Bomb.

accessories

URL: /accessories
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
api_detail_url URL pointing to the accessory detail resource.
date_added Date the accessory was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the accessory was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the accessory.
description Description of the accessory.
id Unique ID of the accessory.
image Main image of the accessory.
name Name of the accessory.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the accessory on Giant Bomb.

character

URL: /character
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
aliases List of aliases the character is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the character detail resource.
birthday Birthday of the character.
concepts Concepts related to the character.
date_added Date the character was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the character was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the character.
description Description of the character.
enemies Enemeis of the character.
first_appeared_in_game Game where the character made its first appearance.
franchises Franchises related to the character.
friends Friends of the character.
games Games the character has appeared in.
gender Gender of the character. Available options are: Male, Female, Other
id Unique ID of the character.
image Main image of the character.
last_name Last name of the character.
locations Locations related to the character.
name Name of the character.
objects Objects related to the character.
people People who have worked with the character.
real_name Real name of the character.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the character on Giant Bomb.

characters

URL: /characters
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
aliases List of aliases the character is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the character detail resource.
birthday Birthday of the character.
date_added Date the character was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the character was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the character.
description Description of the character.
first_appeared_in_game Game where the character made its first appearance.
gender Gender of the character. Available options are: Male, Female, Other
id Unique ID of the character.
image Main image of the character.
last_name Last name of the character.
name Name of the character.
real_name Real name of the character.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the character on Giant Bomb.

chat

URL: /chat
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the chat detail resource.
channel_name Name of the video streaming channel associated with the chat.
deck Brief summary of the chat.
image Main image of the chat.
password chat password.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the chat on Giant Bomb.
title Title of the chat.

chats

URL: /chats
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the chat detail resource.
channel_name Name of the video streaming channel associated with the chat.
deck Brief summary of the chat.
image Main image of the chat.
password chat password.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the chat on Giant Bomb.
title Title of the chat.

company

URL: /company
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
abbreviation Abbreviation of the company.
aliases List of aliases the company is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the company detail resource.
characters Characters related to the company.
concepts Concepts related to the company.
date_added Date the company was added to Giant Bomb.
date_founded Date the company was founded.
date_last_updated Date the company was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the company.
description Description of the company.
developed_games Games the company has developed.
developer_releases Releases the company has developed.
distributor_releases Releases the company has distributed.
id Unique ID of the company.
image Main image of the company.
location_address Street address of the company.
location_city City the company resides in.
location_country Country the company resides in.
location_address Street address of the company.
location_city City the company resides in.
location_country Country the company resides in.
location_state State the company resides in.
locations Locations related to the company.
name Name of the company.
objects Objects related to the company.
people People who have worked with the company.
phone Phone number of the company.
published_games Games published by the company.
publisher_releases Releases the company has published.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the company on Giant Bomb.
website URL to the company website.

companies

URL: /companies
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
abbreviation Abbreviation of the company.
aliases List of aliases the company is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the company detail resource.
date_added Date the company was added to Giant Bomb.
date_founded Date the company was founded.
date_last_updated Date the company was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the company.
description Description of the company.
id Unique ID of the company.
image Main image of the company.
location_address Street address of the company.
location_city City the company resides in.
location_country Country the company resides in.
location_state State the company resides in.
name Name of the company.
phone Phone number of the company.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the company on Giant Bomb.
website URL to the company website.

concept

URL: /concept
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
aliases List of aliases the concept is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the concept detail resource.
characters Characters related to the concept.
concepts Concepts related to the concept.
date_added Date the concept was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the concept was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the concept.
description Description of the concept.
first_appeared_in_franchise Franchise where the concept made its first appearance.
first_appeared_in_game Game where the concept made its first appearance.
franchises Franchises related to the concept.
games Games the concept has appeared in.
id Unique ID of the concept.
image Main image of the concept.
locations Locations related to the concept.
name Name of the concept.
objects Objects related to the concept.
people People who have worked with the concept.
related_concepts Other concepts related to the concept.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the concept on Giant Bomb.

concepts

URL: /concepts
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
aliases List of aliases the concept is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the concept detail resource.
date_added Date the concept was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the concept was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the concept.
description Description of the concept.
first_appeared_in_franchise Franchise where the concept made its first appearance.
first_appeared_in_game Game where the concept made its first appearance.
id Unique ID of the concept.
image Main image of the concept.
name Name of the concept.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the concept on Giant Bomb.

franchise

URL: /franchise
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
aliases List of aliases the franchise is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the franchise detail resource.
characters Characters related to the franchise.
concepts Concepts related to the franchise.
date_added Date the franchise was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the franchise was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the franchise.
description Description of the franchise.
games Games the franchise has appeared in.
id Unique ID of the franchise.
image Main image of the franchise.
locations Locations related to the franchise.
name Name of the franchise.
objects Objects related to the franchise.
people People who have worked with the franchise.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the franchise on Giant Bomb.

franchises

URL: /franchises
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
Fields
aliases List of aliases the franchis is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the franchis detail resource.
date_added Date the franchis was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the franchis was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the franchis.
description Description of the franchis.
id Unique ID of the franchis.
image Main image of the franchis.
name Name of the franchis.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the franchis on Giant Bomb.

game

URL: /game
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
aliases List of aliases the game is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the game detail resource.
characters Characters related to the game.
concepts Concepts related to the game.
date_added Date the game was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the game was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the game.
description Description of the game.
developers Companies who developed the game.
expected_release_day Expected day the game will be released. The month is represented numerically. Combine with 'expected_release_day', 'expected_release_month', 'expected_release_year' and 'expected_release_quarter' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the game. These fields will be empty if the 'original_release_date' field is set.
expected_release_month Expected month the game will be released. The month is represented numerically. Combine with 'expected_release_day', 'expected_release_quarter' and 'expected_release_year' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the game. These fields will be empty if the 'original_release_date' field is set.
expected_release_quarter Expected quarter game will be released. The quarter is represented numerically, where 1 = Q1, 2 = Q2, 3 = Q3, and 4 = Q4. Combine with 'expected_release_day', 'expected_release_month' and 'expected_release_year' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the game. These fields will be empty if the 'original_release_date' field is set.
expected_release_year Expected year game will be released. Combine with 'expected_release_day', 'expected_release_month' and 'expected_release_quarter' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the game. These fields will be empty if the 'original_release_date' field is set.
first_appearance_characters Characters that first appeared in the game.
first_appearance_concepts Concepts that first appeared in the game.
first_appearance_locations Locations that first appeared in the game.
first_appearance_objects Objects that first appeared in the game.
first_appearance_people People that were first credited in the game.
franchises Franchises related to the game.
genres Genres that encompass the game.
id Unique ID of the game.
image Main image of the game.
images List of images associated to the game.
killed_characters Characters killed in the game.
locations Locations related to the game.
name Name of the game.
number_of_user_reviews Number of user reviews of the game on Giant Bomb.
objects Objects related to the game.
original_game_rating Rating of the first release of the game.
original_release_date Date the game was first released.
people People who have worked with the game.
platforms Platforms the game appeared in.
publishers Companies who published the game.
releases Releases of the game.
reviews Staff reviews of the game.
similar_games Other games similar to the game.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the game on Giant Bomb.
themes Themes that encompass the game.
videos Videos associated to the game.

games

URL: /games
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
platformsFilters results by platform. The value passed to this filter should be the ID of the platform to filter results by.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
aliases List of aliases the game is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the game detail resource.
date_added Date the game was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the game was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the game.
description Description of the game.
expected_release_month Expected month the game will be released. The month is represented numerically. Combine with 'expected_release_day', 'expected_release_quarter' and 'expected_release_year' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the game. These fields will be empty if the 'original_release_date' field is set.
expected_release_quarter Expected quarter game will be released. The quarter is represented numerically, where 1 = Q1, 2 = Q2, 3 = Q3, and 4 = Q4. Combine with 'expected_release_day', 'expected_release_day', 'expected_release_month' and 'expected_release_year' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the game. These fields will be empty if the 'original_release_date' field is set.
expected_release_year Expected year game will be released. Combine with 'expected_release_day', 'expected_release_month' and 'expected_release_quarter' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the game. These fields will be empty if the 'original_release_date' field is set.
id Unique ID of the game.
image Main image of the game.
name Name of the game.
number_of_user_reviews Number of user reviews of the game on Giant Bomb.
original_game_rating Rating of the first release of the game.
original_release_date Date the game was first released.
platforms The platforms the game exists on.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the game on Giant Bomb.

game_rating

URL: /game_rating
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the game_rating detail resource.
id Unique ID of the game_rating.
image Main image of the game_rating.
name Name of the game_rating.
rating_board Rating board that issues this game_rating.

game_ratings

URL: /game_ratings
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
api_detail_url URL pointing to the game_rating detail resource.
id Unique ID of the game_rating.
image Main image of the game_rating.
name Name of the game_rating.
rating_board Rating board that issues this game_rating.

genre

URL: /genre
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the genre detail resource.
date_added Date the genre was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the genre was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the genre.
description Description of the genre.
id Unique ID of the genre.
image Main image of the genre.
name Name of the genre.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the genre on Giant Bomb.

genres

URL: /genres
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the genre detail resource.
date_added Date the genre was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the genre was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the genre.
description Description of the genre.
id Unique ID of the genre.
image Main image of the genre.
name Name of the genre.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the genre on Giant Bomb.

location

URL: /location
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
aliases List of aliases the location is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the location detail resource.
date_added Date the location was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the location was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the location.
description Description of the location.
first_appeared_in_game Game where the location made its first appearance.
id Unique ID of the location.
image Main image of the location.
name Name of the location.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the location on Giant Bomb.

locations

URL: /locations
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
aliases List of aliases the location is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the location detail resource.
date_added Date the location was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the location was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the location.
description Description of the location.
first_appeared_in_game Game where the location made its first appearance.
id Unique ID of the location.
image Main image of the location.
name Name of the location.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the location on Giant Bomb.

object

URL: /object
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
aliases List of aliases the object is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the object detail resource.
characters Characters related to the object.
companies Companies related to the object.
concepts Concepts related to the object.
date_added Date the object was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the object was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the object.
description Description of the object.
first_appeared_in_game Game where the object made its first appearance.
franchises Franchises related to the object.
games Games the object has appeared in.
id Unique ID of the object.
image Main image of the object.
locations Locations related to the object.
name Name of the object.
objects Objects related to the object.
people People who have worked with the object.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the object on Giant Bomb.

objects

URL: /objects
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
aliases List of aliases the object is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the object detail resource.
date_added Date the object was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the object was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the object.
description Description of the object.
first_appeared_in_game Game where the object made its first appearance.
id Unique ID of the object.
image Main image of the object.
name Name of the object.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the object on Giant Bomb.

person

URL: /person
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
aliases List of aliases the person is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the person detail resource.
birth_date Date the person was born.
characters Characters related to the person.
concepts Concepts related to the person.
country Country the person resides in.
date_added Date the person was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the person was last updated on Giant Bomb.
death_date Date the person died.
deck Brief summary of the person.
description Description of the person.
first_credited_game Game the person was first credited.
franchises Franchises related to the person.
games Games the person has appeared in.
gender Gender of the person. Available options are: Male, Female, Other
hometown City or town the person resides in.
id Unique ID of the person.
image Main image of the person.
locations Locations related to the person.
name Name of the person.
objects Objects related to the person.
people People who have worked with the person.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the person on Giant Bomb.

people

URL: /people
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
aliases List of aliases the person is known by. A \n (newline) seperates each alias.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the person detail resource.
birth_date Date the person was born.
country Country the person resides in.
date_added Date the person was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the person was last updated on Giant Bomb.
death_date Date the person died.
deck Brief summary of the person.
description Description of the person.
first_credited_game Game the person was first credited.
gender Gender of the person. Available options are: Male, Female, Other
hometown City or town the person resides in.
id Unique ID of the person.
image Main image of the person.
name Name of the person.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the person on Giant Bomb.

platform

URL: /platform
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
abbreviation Abbreviation of the platform.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the platform detail resource.
company Company that created the platform.
date_added Date the platform was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the platform was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the platform.
description Description of the platform.
id Unique ID of the platform.
image Main image of the platform.
install_base Approximate number of sold hardware units.
name Name of the platform.
online_support Flag indicating whether the platform has online capabilities.
original_price Initial price point of the platform.
release_date Date of the platform.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the platform on Giant Bomb.

platforms

URL: /platforms
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
abbreviation Abbreviation of the platform.
api_detail_url URL pointing to the platform detail resource.
company Company that created the platform.
date_added Date the platform was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the platform was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the platform.
description Description of the platform.
id Unique ID of the platform.
image Main image of the platform.
install_base Approximate number of sold hardware units.
name Name of the platform.
online_support Flag indicating whether the platform has online capabilities.
original_price Initial price point of the platform.
release_date Date of the platform.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the platform on Giant Bomb.

promo

URL: /promo
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the promo detail resource.
date_added Date the promo was added to Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the promo.
id Unique ID of the promo.
image Main image of the promo.
link The link that promo points to.
name Name of the promo.
resource_type The type of resource the promo is pointing towards.
user Author of the promo.

promos

URL: /promos
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
api_detail_url URL pointing to the promo detail resource.
date_added Date the promo was added to Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the promo.
id Unique ID of the promo.
image Main image of the promo.
link The link that promo points to.
name Name of the promo.
resource_type The type of resource the promo is pointing towards.
user Author of the promo.

rating_board

URL: /rating_board
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the rating_board detail resource.
date_added Date the rating_board was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the rating_board was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the rating_board.
description Description of the rating_board.
id Unique ID of the rating_board.
image Main image of the rating_board.
name Name of the rating_board.
region Region the rating_board is responsible for.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the rating_board on Giant Bomb.

rating_boards

URL: /rating_boards
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
api_detail_url URL pointing to the rating_board detail resource.
date_added Date the rating_board was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the rating_board was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the rating_board.
description Description of the rating_board.
id Unique ID of the rating_board.
image Main image of the rating_board.
name Name of the rating_board.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the rating_board on Giant Bomb.

region

URL: /region
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the region detail resource.
date_added Date the region was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the region was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the region.
description Description of the region.
id Unique ID of the region.
image Main image of the region.
name Name of the region.
rating_boards region in the region.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the region on Giant Bomb.

regions

URL: /regions
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
api_detail_url URL pointing to the region detail resource.
date_added Date the region was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the region was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the region.
description Description of the region.
id Unique ID of the region.
image Main image of the region.
name Name of the region.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the region on Giant Bomb.

release

URL: /release
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the release detail resource.
date_added Date the release was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the release was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the release.
description Description of the release.
developers Companies who developed the release.
expected_release_day Expected day the release will be released. The month is represented numerically. Combine with 'expected_release_month', 'expected_release_year' and 'expected_release_quarter' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the release. These fields will be empty if the 'release_date' field is set.
expected_release_month Expected month the release will be released. The month is represented numerically. Combine with 'expected_release_day', expected_release_quarter' and 'expected_release_year' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the release. These fields will be empty if the 'release_date' field is set.
expected_release_quarter Expected quarter release will be released. The quarter is represented numerically, where 1 = Q1, 2 = Q2, 3 = Q3, and 4 = Q4. Combine with 'expected_release_day', 'expected_release_month' and 'expected_release_year' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the release. These fields will be empty if the 'release_date' field is set.
expected_release_year Expected year release will be released. Combine with 'expected_release_day', 'expected_release_month' and 'expected_release_quarter' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the game. These fields will be empty if the 'release_date' field is set.
game Game the release is for.
game_rating Rating of the release.
id Unique ID of the release.
image Main image of the release.
images List of images associated to the release.
name Name of the release.
platform Platform of the release.
product_code_type The type of product code the release has (ex. UPC/A, ISBN-10, EAN-13).
product_code_value The release's product code.
publishers Companies who published the release.
region Region the release is responsible for.
release_date Date of the release.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the release on Giant Bomb.

releases

URL: /releases
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
platformsFilters results by platform. The value passed to this filter should be the ID of the platform to filter results by.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
api_detail_url URL pointing to the release detail resource.
date_added Date the release was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the release was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the release.
description Description of the release.
expected_release_day Expected day the release will be released. The month is represented numerically. Combine with 'expected_release_month', 'expected_release_year' and 'expected_release_quarter' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the release. These fields will be empty if the 'release_date' field is set.
expected_release_month Expected month the release will be released. The month is represented numerically. Combine with 'expected_release_day', expected_release_quarter' and 'expected_release_year' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the release. These fields will be empty if the 'release_date' field is set.
expected_release_quarter Expected quarter release will be released. The quarter is represented numerically, where 1 = Q1, 2 = Q2, 3 = Q3, and 4 = Q4. Combine with 'expected_release_day', 'expected_release_month' and 'expected_release_year' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the release. These fields will be empty if the 'release_date' field is set.
expected_release_year Expected year release will be released. Combine with 'expected_release_day', 'expected_release_month' and 'expected_release_quarter' for Giant Bomb's best guess release date of the game. These fields will be empty if the 'release_date' field is set.
game Game the release is for.
game_rating Rating of the release.
id Unique ID of the release.
image Main image of the release.
name Name of the release.
platform The release's platform.
product_code_type The type of product code the release has (ex. UPC/A, ISBN-10, EAN-13).
product_code_value The release's product code.
region Region the release is responsible for.
release_date Date of the release.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the release on Giant Bomb.

review

URL: /review
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the review detail resource.
deck Brief summary of the review.
description Description of the review.
dlc_name Name of the Downloadable Content package.
game Game the review is for.
platforms Platforms the review appeared in.
publish_date Date the review was published on Giant Bomb.
release Release of game for review.
reviewer Name of the review's author.
score The score given to the game on a scale of 1 to 5.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the review on Giant Bomb.

reviews

URL: /reviews
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
api_detail_url URL pointing to the review detail resource.
deck Brief summary of the review.
description Description of the review.
dlc_name Name of the Downloadable Content package.
game Game the review is for.
publish_date Date the review was published on Giant Bomb.
release Release of game for review.
reviewer Name of the review's author.
score The score given to the game on a scale of 1 to 5.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the review on Giant Bomb.

search

URL: /search
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
pagePage number of search results.
queryThe search string.
resourcesList of resources to filter results. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ",". Available options are:
  • game
  • franchise
  • character
  • concept
  • object
  • location
  • person
  • company
  • video
subscriber_onlyNEED DESCRIPTION
Fields
resource_type The type of resource the result is mapped to. Available options are:
  • game
  • franchise
  • character
  • concept
  • object
  • location
  • person
  • company
  • video

theme

URL: /theme
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the theme detail resource.
id Unique ID of the theme.
name Name of the theme.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the theme on Giant Bomb.

themes

URL: /themes
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
api_detail_url URL pointing to the theme detail resource.
id Unique ID of the theme.
name Name of the theme.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the theme on Giant Bomb.

types

URL: /types
Filters
Fields
detail_resource_name The name of the type's detail resource.
id Unique ID of the type.
list_resource_name The name of the type's list resource.

user_review

URL: /user_review
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the user_review detail resource.
date_added Date the user_review was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the user_review was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the user_review.
description Description of the user_review.
game Game the user_review is for.
reviewer Name of the review's author.
score The score given to the game on a scale of 1 to 5.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the user_review on Giant Bomb.

user_reviews

URL: /user_reviews
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
gameFilter by the ID field on the game resource.
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
api_detail_url URL pointing to the user_review detail resource.
date_added Date the user_review was added to Giant Bomb.
date_last_updated Date the user_review was last updated on Giant Bomb.
deck Brief summary of the user_review.
description Description of the user_review.
game Game the user_review is for. Rename 'game' to 'object' when using this field as a filter.
reviewer Name of the review's author.
score The score given to the game on a scale of 1 to 5.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the user_review on Giant Bomb.

video

URL: /video
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the video detail resource.
deck Brief summary of the video.
hd_url URL to the HD version of the video.
high_url URL to the High Res version of the video.
id Unique ID of the video.
image Main image of the video.
length_seconds Length (in seconds) of the video.
low_url URL to the Low Res version of the video.
name Name of the video.
publish_date Date the video was published on Giant Bomb.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the video on Giant Bomb.
url The video's filename.
user Author of the video.
youtube_id Youtube ID for the video.

videos

URL: /videos
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
sortThe result set can be sorted by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &sort=field:direction where direction is either asc or desc.
subscriber_onlyNEED DESCRIPTION
video_typeFilters results by video_type. The value passed to this filter should be the ID of the video_type to filter results by.
filterThe result can be filtered by the marked fields in the Fields section below. Format: &filter=field:value,field:value
FieldsSortFilter
api_detail_url URL pointing to the video detail resource.
deck Brief summary of the video.
hd_url URL to the HD version of the video.
high_url URL to the High Res version of the video.
id Unique ID of the video.
image Main image of the video.
length_seconds Length (in seconds) of the video.
low_url URL to the Low Res version of the video.
name Name of the video.
publish_date Date the video was published on Giant Bomb.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the video on Giant Bomb.
url The video's filename.
user Author of the video.
video_type Video category
youtube_id Youtube ID for the video.

video_type

URL: /video_type
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the video_type detail resource.
deck Brief summary of the video_type.
id Unique ID of the video_type.
name Name of the video_type.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the video_type on Giant Bomb.

video_types

URL: /video_types
Filters
field_listList of field names to include in the response. Use this if you want to reduce the size of the response payload. This filter can accept multiple arguments, each delimited with a ","
limitThe number of results to display per page. This value defaults to 100 and can not exceed this number.
offsetReturn results starting with the object at the offset specified.
Fields
api_detail_url URL pointing to the video_type detail resource.
deck Brief summary of the video_type.
id Unique ID of the video_type.
name Name of the video_type.
site_detail_url URL pointing to the video_type on Giant Bomb.