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MiniGBS is a small .gbs file (gameboy music) player with an ncurses UI. It's not cycle-accurate, but still sounds good for most of the files I've tested.


n/→     Next song
p/←     Prev song
r/↑     Restart song
space/↓ Pause/Resume
-/=     Volume down/up
1/2/3/4 Toggle channel
c       Toggle Chart/Register view
v       Toggle Note/Volume view
esc/q   Quit
[/]     Playback speed down/up
backsp. Reset playback speed
return  Go to track \#
o       Toggle oscilloscope

Recommended Listening:

Game Artist Favourite track(s)*
Action Man - Search for Base X ??? / Natsume 19 (Moon base 1 boss)
Asterix & Obelix Alberto Jose González
Das Geheimnis der Happy Hippo-Insel Stello Doussis 0 (Title Screen)
Ganbare Goemon: Sarawareta Ebisumaru! Akihiro Juuichiya 6 (Stage 4 - Nagato)
Micro Machines V3 Thomas E. Petersen 0 & 1
Mole Mania Taro Bando 15 (Forest Theme)
Ninja Gaiden Shadow Hiroyuki Iwatsuki? 8 (Final Boss)
Ottifanten Kommando Störtebeker Stello Doussis 4 (Der Zoo)
Pokemon Crystal Junichi Masuda, Gō Ichinose 17 (Lucky Channel radio)
Pokemon Red Junichi Masuda 22 (Trainer Battle)
Radikal Bikers prototype Alberto Jose González 8 (Ingame 6)
Shantae Jake Kaufman 9 (Boss)
Spanky's Quest Hiroyuki Iwatsuki 8 (Ending Credits)
Spider-Man Manfred Linzner 16 (Secret Lab)
Street Fighter II Yoko Shimomura, Isao Abe 8 (Ken's theme)
The Smurfs' Nightmare Alberto Jose González 8 (Run!)
Turok: Battle of the Bionosaurs Alberto Jose González 1 (Boss Fight)
Turok: Rage Wars Alberto Jose González 4 (BGM #5)
Zelda Oracle of Ages Kiyohiro Sada, Minako Adachi 33 (The Pirates Gigue)

*Track numbers are zero-indexed and based on gbs from the "penultimate gbs archive" rar

Also the included gbs/pocket.gbs file, (soundtrack to Is That a Demo In Your Pocket?)


Animated screenshot Note display Chart display Volume display Oscilloscope