How to dump Feature Phone game (e.g. i-appli of docomo) rom by karma.mid at 6:28 PM EST on January 11, 2024
The analysis of Feature Phones(Gara-phone) has progressed very well in recent months.
The State of Japanese Feature Phone Preservation in 2023
DoCoMo Debug Cable Preservation Info

And these games have music played in midi (or .mld), which can be easily extracted.
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edited 6:35 PM EST January 11, 2024
by karma.mid at 2:18 PM EST on January 14, 2024
mobile games!
by SoundGLSI at 2:49 PM EST on January 15, 2024
Until we have a player for DoCoMo MLD sequences, we'll have to resort to hardware rips because there aren't players that supports MLD with custom ADPCM/PCM samples embedded in them. Plus, I think playing them with their original sound banks is the goal. And a lot of those authoring tools are lost media at this point, featuring the original sound bank(s) that were available in handsets of the time.

edited 2:58 PM EST January 15, 2024
by karma.mid at 3:19 AM EST on February 20, 2024
@SoundGLSI
Exactly. Currently, the best way of playing mld is to use the official doja emulator.


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