Caero by Plant & Electromotive Force [web]
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release date : december 1995
release party : The Party 1995
compo : pc demo
ranked : 1st
  • rulez 59
  • is ok 3
  • sucks 1
popularity : 0%
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added on the 2001-05-16 15:32:54 by moony moony

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I remember this, watching it over and over again. The party 5 demo competion winner. Superb score by dune. Moody as hell. Great underwater effects, butterflies, underwater lightning. All perfectly designed.
Tp5 had a lot of great demos, everyone at the party place was blown away watching all the good entries.
added on the 2001-05-16 15:38:14 by moony moony
Completely agree. This demo was one of the first "big" 3D shows (which always win TP, you know :), and a really good one. Cool design, athmospheric and moody music by Dune, and great transitions. Worth seeing :)
rulezadded on the 2001-07-24 02:12:01 by kb_ kb_
Yeah. It's a big 3d show but has a lot of appeal compared to all those 3d mammoths during the next years. It was also the first time I saw some nice keyframing in a demo.

Hmm, yes it's still prolly my favourite 3d demo. Do a better one if you can. :)
rulezadded on the 2001-08-29 14:24:38 by melw melw
I had seen that in my 486,. it's the first nature underwater scene I have ever seen,.. and in a sooo old machine! Really nice...
rulezadded on the 2001-11-05 23:38:02 by Optimus Optimus
Bloody awesome. Blew me (and the competition, let's not forget those poor saps) away at tp5 -which was a terrible party if it wasn't for some of the releases, Caero included. Great music, pretty scenes (okay, they were bloody fantastic -especially the fish) and I liked the ending (which was mistaken for a bug by some people)
rulezadded on the 2001-11-05 23:52:47 by Shifter Shifter
could someone please make an avi / divx or something out of it? it wouldnt run on my new computer. i remember this production was so cool, i'd like to see it again..
rulezadded on the 2001-11-19 18:21:14 by rydi rydi
one of the best demos ever.

Definately. even that it was almost the first, it proved before the others that 3D-demos don't have to be boring/idiotic/meaningless.
rulezadded on the 2001-12-02 23:22:21 by droid droid
A good demo, a bit sucky musics. Some of the textures were really good and some of them were really bad..
Should probably be Plant & EMF, but, whatever. The music is an FSOL-imitation, but I really like it. The scenes were awe-inspiring for the time. It still has much more of an "atmosphere" to it than most 3D shows today.
rulezadded on the 2002-01-16 20:52:17 by phoenix phoenix
damn yes, this one was really impressive those days, i remember the polygon filler was a bit buggy and produced white lines on some polygon outlines but hell, this one has a great atmosphere (and this error was common ;P ).
The music rocks as well
rulezadded on the 2002-01-16 21:20:34 by PigPen PigPen
I haven't seen this demo since it was new.. but remember I liked it a lot. I remembered this as being by EMF as well (I was a fan of the stuff saracen was doing at the time.. I like the intro "Porno" at the time :)).
rulezadded on the 2002-01-20 22:56:04 by bigcheese bigcheese
it sure rocked as hell.
rulezadded on the 2002-01-20 23:00:01 by bhead bhead
Try watching it 'under the influence'... :-)
rulezadded on the 2002-01-20 23:58:40 by moT moT
Best 3d ever :)
I still watch this every week
rulezadded on the 2002-02-17 11:49:07 by dairos dairos
has an awkward vibe. must be the colors
rulezadded on the 2002-03-27 23:18:09 by psenough psenough
I would put on my earphones, close my eyes, and enter the waterworld, the virus world, the butterflies, everything. And when it ended, again, and again, and again until I would fall asleep on my chair. Awesome.
rulezadded on the 2002-04-07 13:48:11 by tALSit tALSit
just watched this again after few years, still rulez. it has that something that most of the 3d demos lack.
rulezadded on the 2002-04-07 17:15:39 by nosfe nosfe
Very nice demo with excellent soundtrack, but since upgrading from p200 it never worked again.
added on the 2002-04-15 23:28:08 by Crest Crest
Surprise, it's running again and so it will be also included in my next demoshow :)
added on the 2002-04-17 05:26:40 by Crest Crest
nice music & ambience.
I emphasize droids comment on this one.
rulezadded on the 2002-09-28 14:36:35 by funktion funktion
rulezadded on the 2003-03-22 22:34:03 by Scali Scali
Crest, does the beginning work on your config? I've had always problems with the start on faster (even on P133 or so) computers and the demo gives just blank screen until the tunnel part.
added on the 2003-03-23 11:04:58 by melw melw
one of my all time favourites
rulezadded on the 2003-03-23 11:25:54 by stonda stonda
Has anyone got the module as xm/s3m or whatever?
Then I want it :)
rulezadded on the 2003-06-11 16:36:12 by loaderror loaderror
loaderror: For the caero module (as well as other modules from famous demos) you can check out phoenix' demodulate site :-)

btw, I have to mention once more that this demo rocks my world.
added on the 2003-06-11 17:36:51 by moT moT
oh the memories.. the music is just wonderfull, and such a good mood-setter.
rulezadded on the 2003-06-11 18:25:32 by gloom gloom
My face demo from 1995!
rulezadded on the 2003-11-23 04:59:22 by tomcat tomcat
face == fave
added on the 2003-11-23 04:59:35 by tomcat tomcat
One those demos that just stuck. This was one of my top 3 demos for a very very long time. It has the atmospheric impression which just stuck on you - and the soundtrack of course is so brilliant that it hurts.

Many 3d demos of today can learn something here...
rulezadded on the 2004-01-13 11:18:41 by d3pth d3pth
rulezadded on the 2004-01-20 08:18:45 by p01 p01
oi! the atmosphere!
rulezadded on the 2004-03-02 12:06:47 by chavez chavez
Great flow/ambience. To bad it wasn't included on Mindcandy.
rulezadded on the 2004-05-27 15:40:36 by dr.crackhead dr.crackhead
rulezadded on the 2004-09-02 00:24:01 by Maali Maali
I just got an urge to see this. It wasn't on Mindcandy like I hoped.. and doesn't work with dosbox :(

One of the few pure 3d demos I adore.
rulezadded on the 2004-09-21 21:50:20 by Preacher Preacher
i think this one's by plant only..
added on the 2005-08-15 00:00:07 by chavez chavez
thumbs up!
rulezadded on the 2005-10-27 09:13:35 by abuze abuze
nope, it's a plant+emf co-op
rulezadded on the 2005-12-07 23:08:58 by kallek kallek
so marvellous! didn't we need a new cdc anyway?
rulezadded on the 2005-12-07 23:40:45 by sam sam

How much can i LOVE the soundtrack...HOW MUCH!
rulezadded on the 2006-08-24 20:42:19 by orb orb
Nice oldie. Shame on me that I didn't know it...
Video available
rulezadded on the 2006-09-08 00:01:53 by raer raer
Very good :-)
rulezadded on the 2006-09-08 00:29:49 by Quarryman Quarryman
rulezadded on the 2006-10-08 01:22:23 by wb wb
rulezadded on the 2006-10-11 02:33:17 by [ProToS] [ProToS]
One of the best demos ever. I love the sound-track and the overall mood. It is one of the old pieces one can show to scene interested people even nowadays.
rulezadded on the 2007-04-26 10:55:41 by Admiral^Elyssis Admiral^Elyssis
OOOOHH, I had almost forgotten about this one.
I remember getting the chills and getting fukkin blown away watching this at TP5.
The music is so faachin great. Nobody beats the DUNE!!!! 10 POINTS!!! Where are the hearts???
rulezadded on the 2007-07-30 21:00:05 by tFt tFt
good one :)
rulezadded on the 2007-11-11 10:01:22 by hArDy. hArDy.
Thumbs up!
rulezadded on the 2007-12-10 11:20:26 by zefyros zefyros
Yes! One of my favourites back in those days...
rulezadded on the 2008-04-03 22:07:11 by Stebo Stebo
So ambient and soft and nice
rulezadded on the 2008-04-26 17:17:53 by Queen bittin Queen bittin
rulezadded on the 2008-09-03 14:49:37 by ltk_tscc ltk_tscc
Another old classic.
rulezadded on the 2008-11-28 22:44:40 by keops keops
Blew me away
rulezadded on the 2008-11-28 22:46:11 by Optima Optima
Great classic
rulezadded on the 2009-03-30 20:36:28 by BiTL BiTL
Is everybody in?
rulezadded on the 2009-03-30 20:41:02 by xernobyl xernobyl
rulezadded on the 2010-01-18 16:35:24 by Manwe Manwe
Probably my favourite ever DOS demo. Truly great. Takes me back!!!
rulezadded on the 2010-09-23 00:39:02 by rhino rhino
haaa that demo reminds me so much good thing :)

I watched it at the Party 5 with some good friends :)
rulezadded on the 2010-09-24 15:27:36 by rez rez
Great demo with amazing music. HQ YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JvHi3Q7q1P0
rulezadded on the 2011-04-16 21:18:11 by tomba tomba
sucksadded on the 2011-06-18 06:40:26 by ileaardbei ileaardbei
fhaaakk...already thumbed this up :)
well anyway, fuck future crew and their desert dream remake on the peze....THIS PROD is when I first started to respect the peze scene.....80% is because of the awesome track....

lifetime acheivement scene award...hellooo? Have you totally forgotten Dune/orange?
added on the 2011-07-03 08:09:15 by tFt tFt
rulezadded on the 2011-11-10 10:57:40 by Frequent Frequent
Good Demo. Pretty fitting tune.
rulezadded on the 2012-03-07 22:26:07 by mEDiA sENtRY mEDiA sENtRY
rulezadded on the 2012-10-29 14:37:00 by Ger Ger
for the music especially, i'm not worthy...
rulezcdcadded on the 2012-11-12 22:25:22 by noby noby
great show!
rulezadded on the 2012-11-12 22:44:23 by sensenstahl sensenstahl
What a music!
rulezadded on the 2012-11-12 23:03:16 by jack-3d jack-3d
rulezadded on the 2012-11-12 23:31:52 by elend elend
great music!
rulezadded on the 2012-11-14 13:26:49 by cherri kandler cherri kandler
one of the best 3d shows ever
rulezadded on the 2014-01-11 00:33:48 by T$ T$

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