Bemuse is an open-source, online, web-based rhythm game. It plays songs in BMS format (See: Introduction to BMS).
It is recommended to play this game on Google Chrome.
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You can play online songs instantly in your browser.
You can play custom songs by dragging a folder containing BMS files into this screen. There are over 5,000 songs published in BMS format by the community worldwide. You can find them using BMS Search.
There’s an online internet ranking system. You can compete with other players and see your rank online.
It has an insane tutorial.
Keyboard mode (7-keys). Play along the music with your keyboard.
Fully key-sounded. Each note has its own sound. The music will be affected by your game play.
Player together with friends using party mode. It helps you start the game at the exact same time.
Multiple difficulties. Each song has multiple difficulties to accommodate every player skill levels.
Adjustable speed. You can adjust the speed (spacing) of the notes to make it easy-to-sightread. This does not affect the speed of the song; lowering the speed causes notes to become more dense on-screen.
Scoring and grading system. Master the song to get the S grade (score over 500000).
HD video support. Some songs will have a background animation in high-definition (720p).
Adjustable play area size. If the gameplay area is too long, you can adjust the cover it to make the play area more easy-to-sightread.
Early/Late indicator. Bemuse will tell you if you press the note too early or too late.
Adjustable panel position. You can position the note panel on either side of the screen, or put it at the center.
Adjustable turntable position. You can put turntable on the left or on the right (BMS mode only).
Audio latency compensation. Some systems may have audio latency. Bemuse contains a calibration system to compensate for the audio latency.
Play now at https://bemuse.ninja/.
# Clone Bemuse git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:bemusic/bemuse.git # Enter the main repository cd bemuse # Install the dependencies yarn # Prepare all sub-projects yarn lerna run prepare # Start development server yarn start
Note: Online ranking features are not available.
AGPLv3, for now. After the project matures, it may be released into a more permissive license. Note that this license only applies to the main Bemuse project, not the sub-projects, which has its own license terms (mostly MIT).