A set of tools for developing Mega Drive homebrew
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eif2tfi
headgen
mdtiler
midi2esf
mml2esf
pcm2ewf
romfix
slz Changing slz tool license Jul 17, 2018
tfi2eif
uftc
vgi2eif
README

README

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This repository contains a collection of several free tools designed to aid
in development of Mega Drive homebrew. The objective is to make it easier to
build better quality homebrew as well as to provide a standard set of tools.

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Tools currently available:

   * Graphics tools
      - mdtiler (converts PNG files into Mega Drive tiles)

   * Sound tools
      - midi2esf (converts MIDI files into Echo streams - PRELIMINAR)
      - mml2esf (converts MML files into Echo streams)
      - tfi2eif (converts TFM Maker instruments into Echo FM instruments)
      - vgi2eif (converts VGM Maker instruments into Echo FM instruments)
      - eif2tfi (converts Echo FM instruments into TFM Maker instruments)
      - pcm2ewf (converts raw PCM data into Echo PCM instruments)
   
   * Compression
      - slz (general purpose compression)
      - uftc (fast graphics compression)

   * Miscellaneous tools
      - headgen (generates Mega Drive headers)
      - romfix (post-build ROM fixups)

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Some other places you may want to check:

   - https://github.com/sikthehedgehog/echo (Echo sound engine)

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