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A Mix of Retro and Modern.


Metropolis is designed to show as much media info as possible with easy to read text and icons. All while trying to keep the skin smooth and simple to use for all family members with multiple themes and customizable menus and views. Credit to Hitcher for Alaska Revisited which was used as a base for Metropolis.


4.0.0 - Add "Zoomed" fontset for the visually impaired. - Fix missing studio and codec icons in the music visualization screen. - Fix missing cdart in Kodi 18+. - Add clearlogos for music artists and a setting to toggle it. - Add a larger CD case, discart, and codec info tiles when clock is disabled. - Add the ability to sort the order in which the widget main menu background is displayed. - Remove all artwork.downloader and add artwork.beef. - Update skinshortcuts features to include Enable and Disable ability. - Update Next-Aired features to cover all show states. - Add breadcrumbs for Roles. - Add DTSHRA and DTSHD-HRA media flags. - Add support for lyrics script. - Display sets icon if item is part of a set. - Add jump-to-letter. - Add extra color profiles. - Fix for plot running into playback rate. - Fix for mp3 audio codec icon until a real Kodi fix is submitted (returns mp3float instead of mp3). - Fix for transparent Addon dialog. - Fix Home Furniture submenu transparent issue. - Fixed dialog order for various windows. - Add time formatting options. - Add playspeed control. - Add color management support. - Add 3d icon to list view. - Add support to launch ExtendedInfo script from video info. - Add missing icons. - Add Games support.

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How To Install

Direct installation

Via Repository

Via Directory

  1. Download the addon.
  2. Open up Kodi and navigate into Add-ons.
    addon install - Add-ons
  3. Click the open box icon (above the side-menu).
    addon install - openbox
  4. Select Install from zip file.
    • If this is the first addon you install, Kodi will warn you about installing addons from "unknown sources" for security reasons - it's your call.
    • In any case, Kodi will warn you, you may not get auto-updates for this addon.
  5. Navigate into the location where you've downloaded the addon to and select it to Install.

    For a full installation guide please click here.

    Additional Information

    Updated:January 13, 2021

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    License:Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0) United States License

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