File Extension Library

.GBLORB File Extension

  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .GBLORB file?

.GBLORB file extension has been classified as Game Files. The format of .GBLORB file is Binary

.GBLORB is Glulx Blorb Game File

Game file used by Interactive Fiction (IF) interpreters, such as Spatterlight or Zoom; contains a Glulx story in Blorb format, which is a format used to bundle different game resource files into a single archive; different resource files include music, graphics, and level information.

GBLORB files are similar to .BLORB files but are used for only Glulx games. A GBLORB file is an .ULX file contained in a Blorb wrapper, which gives it more capabilities, like storing resource files. .ZBLORB files, which are similar to GBLORB files as well, are used by Z-machines.

List of all softwares that can open the Glulx Blorb Game File
Windows Frotz

How to Open .GBLORB file on different platforms

Open .GBLORB File on Windows

  • Right-click a .GBLORB
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .GBLORB file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .GBLORB files" Press "Ok"

Open .GBLORB File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .GBLORB file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .GBLORB File on Linux

Right click on the .GBLORB file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .GBLORB File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .GBLORB file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .GBLORB File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .GBLORB files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .GBLORB files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .GBLORB files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .GBLORB file format
  2. You need to check the .GBLORB file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)