These rules are subject to change without notice. However, selected significant
updates will be listed here for your reference.
The latest changes are highlighted.
|February 11, 2015
||Changes for version 3.9, including alternate ID versions. Additional rule clarifications throughout.
|June 3, 2012
||Changes for version 3.8, including color and dimension. Clarification to writing credit.
|May 14, 2010
||Rating rule updated.
|April 14, 2010
||NR rating rule clarified, Media Companies section revamped.
|March 19, 2010
||General update, including changes for version 3.6
|February 4, 2009
||Original Title rule changed
|November 18, 2008
||Clarification for cast role sources, capitalization rule added for ratings details,
exclusion for overview dropped capitals
|November 14, 2008
||Updates for version 3.5.0
|October 12, 2007
||Clarifications for title possessive rules.
|September 27, 2007
- Rule added for HD Cover Images.
- Rule added under Disc Features for handling Bonus Feature Films.
- Rules changed for Title and Original Title.
- Several changes regarding TV series on DVD.
- Interviews added to features.
|May 10, 2007
||Disc description rules changed for dual video format discs.
|April 16, 2007
||Title rule added for music and performance DVDs.
|April 11, 2007
||Note added to credits concerning guild affiliations, adjustment to Screenwriter credit rules.
|April 4, 2007
||Further clarification to birth year rules added. Modified TV series rules.
|April 3, 2007
||Clarification to birth year rule added.
|February 24, 2007
||Initial rules for Version 3.0 released.