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Kristall Small-Internet Browser


Kristall is a browser without support for css/js/wasm or graphical websites. It can display user-styled documents in several formats, including gemini, html, markdown, … provided by a server via gemini, gopher, http, finger, …




What is Gemini, Gopher, Finger?


I've never heard these words before, where can i learn more?


Project Gemini


Finger (Protocol)



Non-exhaustive feature list:


Crossplatform all the way


Kristall is available and tested regulary on several operating systems, including:




Note that Kristall may requires the

Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package

installed on windows. Otherwise it will fail with a message that MSVCR100.dll is missing. Most windows systems have this already installed.



Stable Release


Currently no stable release build is available, but there are packages for Kristall 0.3 available for

Void Linux (Work in progress)

ArchLinux AUR (0.3)




Windows (zip, x86_64)

Linux (AppImage, x86_64)

macOS (dmg, x86_64, unsigned)




The project source code is managed on GitHub:



If you want to participate in development or file issues, please use GitHub or write me a mail to



You can also contact me (xq) for support or feature proposals on IRC: