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what is the best demo and/or intro made do you think?

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It's still hard to decide. My current favorite is Robotnik. Smashing! I watch it 5 times per day!!! =)
added on the 2004-02-06 09:47:15 by Optimus Optimus
On C64 ... (in random order and I prolly forgot a lot)

Deus Ex Machina by Crest/Oxyron
Parts by Oxyron
Dawnfall by Oxyron
+H2K by Plush
Altered States by Taboo
Mathematica by Reflex
Triage 3 by Smash Designs
Soiled Legacy by Resource
Follow the Sign 3 - Unsound Minds by Byterapers
Insomnia by 64ever
Royal Arte by Booze Designs
Void by Coma/Resource
The Last Traktor III by Horizon
Radio Napalm by Reflex
Arcanum by Xenon
Utopia by Triad
Vector Victory by The Force
Drop the Basics by Fairlight and Damage
Dutch Breeze by Blackmail
Mixer by Upfront
The Larch 3 by Bones
Happy New Year 1987/88 by Starion
Visuality 2 by Visual Reality
Tales of Mystery by Spirit
Elysion by Origo
Coma Job by Crest/Oxyron
Krestology by Crest
Ice Cream Castle by Crest
The Truth by The Dreams
Psykolog by Panoramic Designs
The Impossible Thing by Smash Designs/Oxyron

+Everything by Camelot and Demotion ofcourse! :-)

On PC...

Revolution by Imbecill
Pølser Plørre by Schlecht Jau

;-)
added on the 2004-02-06 21:36:06 by cruzer cruzer
Heh,. too many! The C64 list the way it starts till Arcanum is exactly the same for me too :)

On the CPC, the best demo? It's really hard to decide. It's funny that I rarely watch demos on the CPC because 99% of them are boring scroller spacetros. They were good to watch for first times but yesterday I had mostly the mood to rerun demos like Face Hugger's Ultimate Megademo (a classic), Ecole Buissoniere (a newschool classic) and even RTS (No matter if it looks ugly and slow sometimes, but because it's one of the very few CPC demos without a space). And of course my 1st CPC demo A step beyond ;) - but seriously because it tried to avoid the space/menu logic of the mazor CPC demos and so it's one of the very few I have the mood to watch it again and again like a trip (Even if I believe that as a coder I never got the feeling of others who suddenly downloaded it and watched the whole of it for the first time). Trackmos for CPC are still too back, I hope my next one will be a smashing one (this one was slow paced and not so fast for some and I think they are right)..
added on the 2004-02-07 09:51:47 by Optimus Optimus
Dear Oswald,
No offense to you, but it seems you didn´t read my post all the way through.... I merely said that since the amiga was ONE OF THE machines that advanced demo-making in a serious way. Quote: "Amiga, and before that, C64, CPC, Spectrum - THAT IS OUR LEGACY". I´ve been a c64-user and scener since 1984 and was awestruck from the beginning. I wasn´t telling you where YOUR roots are, merely reminiscing my own (GCS, Dynamic Duo, ESI, Bencor Brothers, the Venlo parties, etc.). Of course there were other machines, but what did they matter? ;) Sorry if it rubbed ya the wrong way........ keep cool.
added on the 2004-02-07 10:45:18 by mct mct
Update, Batman Forever :)
added on the 2013-11-07 10:05:11 by Optimus Optimus
I think a lot of people here will agree with me that Hardwired by Crionics & The Silents is one of the best demo ever made and defined the bases of demo style for decades.
added on the 2013-11-07 19:40:57 by rez rez
»Hardwired – alltime top: #87« WTF?!
added on the 2013-11-07 20:04:11 by gaspode gaspode
Jesper Kyd++
added on the 2013-11-09 13:55:25 by numtek numtek
Best Amiga demo: Hardwired and Nexus 7 fight for the win I'd say. Both innovative as hell and way ahead of their time.Everything is perfect in these demos and both left me breathless the first time I watched them. Desert Dream is close but will remain 3rd on my personal list.
added on the 2013-11-09 18:56:34 by Corial Corial
Desert Dream is probably the one that wowed me most, but I find it really hard to compare across platforms and over the years. Phenomena by Enigma really blew me away back in the day, as did Hardwired. Voyage by Razor1911 too, damn, it's just to hard to choose so I'll just say AMMMMMMIIIIIIGGGGAAAA ;)
added on the 2013-11-09 19:55:37 by raizor raizor
"best" is subjective.
No freaking idea. It's indeed most practical to look for milestones imho too, even if they weren't your actual favorite ones.
added on the 2013-11-09 21:33:58 by Serpent Serpent

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