Category Archives: Demoscene

64KVJ Preview

Recently I’ve been playing around with writing some VJ software for the PC. I decided to do this after enjoying writing a handful of audio reactive sketches in Processing but then wanting to have something with more control. The other … Continue reading

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Game Developer Magazine

Yay. Grab the May edition of Game Developer Magazine and turn to page 5. There you’ll see an editorial piece on the 2010 scene.org awards written by me :) I’m really pleased that this has come about as I’ve been … Continue reading

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The 8th Annual Scene.org Awards

My 64k intro from last year, Transform, has been nominated in the category of “Best 64k Intro” at this year’s Scene.org Awards. Yay! :) Edit: Hang on! Just the one nomination this year? We must be slipping… ;)

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decode_recode

At the end of last year I visited the Decode: Digital Design Sensations exhibtion, held at the V&A in London. The event “showcases the latest developments in digital and interactive design, from small, screen-based, graphics to large-scale interactive installations”. There … Continue reading

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Bite This!

Whenever I’m writing a demo (or a game, or anything) I usually collect copious amounts of reference material. Some of this directly influences my work, some of it doesn’t. The stuff that isn’t of immediate use often gets lost and … Continue reading

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Best of the 2009 Demoscene

I’ve been writing the odd small piece for GameSetWatch recently. This site is a weblog run by the staff of Think Services Game Group. No, I don’t recognise the name either. But I do know the names of two of … Continue reading

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Transform soundtrack picked up by Demovibes

Demovibes is a rather awesome series of mixed compilations of demoscene music. If you’re feeling in the need for some good electronic music to listen to then give them a go – whether you know anything about the demoscene or … Continue reading

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Ahh.. the tape loading era!

Released at Sundown 2009, “Ahh.. the tape loading era!” is another ZX Spectrum demo by me. It’s a 128 only demo with a simple tune and a few fairly basic effects. It placed first in the Oldschool Competition. So how … Continue reading

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Transform

This weekend just gone I attended the mighty Assembly demoparty in Helsinki. I met up with old friends, I made new ones, I did some TV spots, I drank NVidia’s beer in the woods and I won the 64k demo … Continue reading

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Past, present and future of the demoscene

Just a quick pointer to a good article about the demoscene on TechRadar.com where I get quoted. Ok, so they spelled my name wrong but you can’t have everything. You can find the article here The article originally appeared in … Continue reading

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